Food Writing

07 Mar Special of the day: A Roundup of Roasted Vegetable Recipes

[caption id="attachment_1652" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Baked Sweet Potato with Garlic Roasted Vegetables"][/caption] It all boils down to three words of sage advice that keep popping up again and again: eat your vegetables. One of the healthiest things you can do for your body is to incorporate more vegetables...

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29 Feb Special of the day: A Fresh Take on Fish on Fridays

  [caption id="attachment_1643" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Teriyaki Scallop Kabobs and Shrimp Skewers with Plum Sauce"][/caption] Find yourself fishing for a fresh take on what to make for dinner, come week’s end? If you happen to be one of the many Catholics out there who observe the Lenten tradition...

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21 Feb Recipe Redux: Heart-Healthy Hotcakes

[caption id="attachment_1607" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Heart-Healthy Hotcakes"][/caption] Recipe Redux:Still Delicious, Now More NutritiousA Better Breakfast in Bed featuring Heart-Healthy HotcakesIt’s February, and love is in the air. Show your special someone some tender loving care with this month’s Recipe Redux: A Better Breakfast in Bed featuring Heart-Healthy...

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08 Feb Special of the day: When in Orlando, Eat at Emeril’s

[caption id="attachment_1567" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Pan Seared Scallops"][/caption]   Masses of muggles from all over are migrating to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, Florida, since its opening to the public on June 18, 2010. Huge Harry Potter fans, our daughters, Mackenzie and Madison could hardly...

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04 Feb Throw Together Super Simple Super Bowl Snacks in a Rush

This weekend's lineup: [caption id="attachment_1545" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Touchdown Tart"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1546" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Fingerling Potato Skins"][/caption] A few items from the market [caption id="attachment_1544" align="aligncenter" width="224" caption="Super Bowl Snack Supermarket Basket"][/caption] Some coaching from the sidelines Sydne George whips up Super Bowl Snacks on KRTV Game plan for success: [caption id="attachment_1545" align="alignleft" width="528" caption="Touchdown...

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01 Feb Special of the day: Ready, Set, Risotto!

[caption id="attachment_1528" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Mushroom Thyme Risotto"][/caption]  If you’ve ever had reservations about making risotto at home, we’re here to help. Those rumors of the gallons of stock and hours of stirring required to achieve the heavenly creaminess enjoyed when ordering the classic Italian short-grained rice...

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25 Jan Sharpen your Knife Knowledge and Chop, Chop! Make a Chopped Salad

[caption id="attachment_1504" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Citrus Chopped Salad with Shrimp and Lemon Vinaigrette"][/caption] There’s no point in mincing words when it comes to the importance of investing in quality knives for the kitchen. Chefs, cooking instructors, cookbook authors and kitchen shop owners alike will tell you there’s...

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18 Jan Make it now, Bake it Later: Dinner’s on!

[caption id="attachment_1475" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Penne Pasta with Sausage, Tomatoes and Cream"][/caption] What a simple joy in life it is to come home after an action-packed day knowing there’s something satisfying, already assembled in the refrigerator, patiently waiting for you to pop in the oven and pull...

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