Lifestyles: Food

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 02:28 PM

A flavorful recipe for fresh shrimp

At a young age I didn't like shrimp very much. Fortunately my Mom didn't either, so I didn't hear the dreaded: "You can't leave the dinner table until you clean your plate."


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 06:43 PM

AI chefs lay some ‘sugar’ on The Rolling Stones

At around 9 Wednesday night, July 1, The Rolling Stones will take the stage at Carter-Finley Stadium following opening act The Avett Brothers, and the Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham’s Culinary School is more than ready to feed them.


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 02:43 PM

Food Buzz: Mesa Latin Kitchen to replace Gregoria’s

A new restaurant concept will replace Gregoria’s Cuban Steakhouse at 2701 Hillsborough Road.

 


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 11:14 AM

Enjoy shrimp – fresh-caught off our coast

At a young age I didn't like shrimp very much. Fortunately my Mom didn't either, so I didn't hear the dreaded: "You can't leave the dinner table until you clean your plate."


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 10:52 AM

Cool and dreamy culinary options

Well, it’s that time of year again: the sweltering, moist, and thoroughly unpleasant circle of heck that is summer in North Carolina.


Jun. 23, 2015 @ 11:53 AM

Durham Restaurant Inspections

Week of June 8 - June 14


Jun. 23, 2015 @ 08:18 AM

Ziti for my sweetie

Your great-great aunt Eugenia passes away.  The funeral is in the hometown of this 86-year-old genteel lady; Burlington, North Carolina.

Your great-great aunt Carmelita passes away.  The funeral is in the hometown of this 86-year-old gentlewoman; Burlington, New Jersey.

At each funeral, you can be certain of a few things. 


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 01:16 PM

Just spill, already

Bless her heart, the poor thing.

 

     There wasn’t a whole lot else on this afternoon, so I was watching Food Network, like I do.  There’s an actress, Haylie Duff, with a popular food blog who has a new show, called “Real Girl’s Kitchen.”


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 10:39 AM

Durham Restaurant Inspections

Week of May 31 - June 7


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

Food Buzz: American Meltdown to open shop in Southpoint, Tour de Fat

Local food truck American Meltdown will be opening up a shop within the food court at The Streets at Southpoint this fall.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 09:20 AM

A variation on Slate’s banana bread

Award-winning English food writer, journalist and broadcaster Nigel Slate shared his recipe for Chocolate Muscovado Banana Cake in Food52.com's new cookbook "Genius Recipes." The moment I saw the picture of Nigel's "cake" I was hooked. I could almost smell the aroma of it baking and I wanted to taste that "cake" now.


Jun. 09, 2015 @ 10:36 AM

Food Buzz: Mateo restaurateurs to open Italian place

Italian restaurant Mothers and Sons is set to open downtown this fall. Matt Kelly and Josh Decarolis of Mateo Tapas are behind the Trattoria, according to the restaurant’s Facebook page.


Jun. 09, 2015 @ 09:49 AM

Durham Restaurant Inspections

Week of May 19-25


Jun. 09, 2015 @ 08:55 AM

Good hare day

Once upon a time, there was a very big bunny.  He lived at a little brick grocery store in a magical village named the Bull City.  Everyone in the village knew and loved the very big bunny.