Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed

Louisville Hot Bytes

  • DiFabio’s offers comforting Italian family fare

    - 5 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 12:04pm -
  • Humble
    I started a new job a couple of weeks ago. The kitchen there is populated with young cooks, many much younger than me. I’m the oldest person working in the back of the house. At this point in my life, that’s not notable. Restaurant cooking is a y…
    - 12 days ago, 27 Jan 16, 3:52pm -
  • Hot and hotter: Royals joins the hot chicken derby
    Mary took a bite of her Royals hot chicken, and wrinkled her nose. “What’s wrong”? I asked. “Is it too hot? You ordered it mild.” “No,” she grumbled. “It’s too sweet.” I pried off a slab of the crunchy, crackly reddish-brown crust…
    - 19 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 1:39pm -
  • Could Artesano possibly be that good? Yup. Sure could.
    Will the Martinez family ever stop opening new restaurants? It’s starting to look more and more as if their Olé Restaurant Group – the metaphorical Energizer Bunny of Louisville-area dining – may keep on keeping on until they have an individua…
    - 26 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 1:53pm -
  • We look back at 2015, and way back at Oriental House
    We’re just a few days into the New Year, and most of you foodies are probably already tired of reading many versions of the same basic story about all the new restaurants that joined the metro’s culinary community last year. So let’s not do tha…
    - 33 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 2:16pm -

Louisville Noms

Ashlee Eats

  • Come to the Moth tonight, and bring some mittens, too

    Come to the Moth tonight, and bring some mittens, too

    I've been involved with Moth StorySLAM events at Headliners Music Hall for about four years, and one thing that's kept me around is the sense of community among the storytellers and attendees. There are the folks I can always count on seeing on the l…
    - 41 days ago, 29 Dec 15, 12:16pm -
  • A few things to remember before Christmas

    A few things to remember before Christmas

    *dusts off blog**cracks knuckles**girds loins*Christmas is less than 72 hours away. Like most of you guys, I'm trying to fit in last-minute shopping, baking and a little bit of blogging, too. There's no time for dilly-dally, so let's dive into…
    - 49 days ago, 22 Dec 15, 9:30am -
  • Local grocery will close unless new owners swoop in

    Local grocery will close unless new owners swoop in

    Some sad news from a great local grocer: The Root Cellar will close at the end of the year unless new owners take over the business.I've been a fan of The Root Cellar since it opened in Old Louisville in 2011. The small space was packed with local…
    - 91 days ago, 10 Nov 15, 9:30am -
  • Event Alert: Louisville Storytellers event will be all about food on Nov. 16

    Event Alert: Louisville Storytellers event will be all about food on Nov. 16

    Food and good stories complement one another like Nutella and pretzels (just try it if you don't believe me). And later this month, the first-ever Louisville Storytellers event will turn the spotlight on this entertaining combination.
    - 97 days ago, 4 Nov 15, 9:00am -
  • What I’ve been up to since my last blog post

    What I’ve been up to since my last blog post

    In no particular order:ProcrastinatedTraveled to Berlin, Germany for work...
    - 13 Oct 15, 9:30am -

PopSugar - Food News

  • newWhy Pancake Day Is Definitely Not a Hallmark Holiday in the UK

    Why Pancake Day Is Definitely Not a Hallmark Holiday in the UK

    Growing up in England, I looked forward to a certain Tuesday in February (or early March) with great excitement. Shrove Tuesday - aka Pancake Day - falls the day before Lent begins, and in the UK that means supermarkets are ordering in extra lemon ju…
    - 5 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 5:15pm -
  • newHillary Clinton's Campaign Is Fueled by Dunkin' Donuts

    Hillary Clinton's Campaign Is Fueled by Dunkin' Donuts

    Hillary Clinton's campaign is fueled by Dunkin' Donuts - EaterThe real winner of the Super Bowl was a wiener (dog) - Tasting TableThese cocktails accompany cheesy romantic movies perfectly - Liquor.comThis mason-jar hack makes coffee so much bett…
    - 5 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 4:50pm -
  • newYou Won't Be Able to Contain Your Excitement For This Heart-Shaped Pizza

    You Won't Be Able to Contain Your Excitement For This Heart-Shaped Pizza

    Maybe heart-shaped desserts don't do it for you, but can you resist this heart-shaped pizza from Papa John's? From Feb. 8-15 in select locations, Papa John's is offering a thin-crust, heart-shaped pizza with your choice of one topping (along with a…
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 3:55pm -
  • newFilled Cupcake Oreos Might Be Better Than Actual Hostess Cupcakes

    Filled Cupcake Oreos Might Be Better Than Actual Hostess Cupcakes

    It seems like Oreo releases a new flavor every month, and I don't know about you, but I'm not complaining. This year has already given us Cinnamon Bun Oreos, and things just got even more exciting with Filled Cupcake Oreos.These Hostess-inspired O…
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 3:50pm -
  • newThere's Finally Some REALLY Good News From Chipotle

    There's Finally Some REALLY Good News From Chipotle

    Hope your phone is drool-proof.A photo posted by Chipotle (@chipotlemexicangrill) on Jan 27, 2016 at 9:54am PSTChipotle has had a rough year so far, but it's turning things around. The E. coli outbreak is over, and after all locations close…
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 3:45pm -

CHOW - Food News

  • Slow Cookers for Beginners

    Slow Cookers for Beginners

    Welcome to the age of the crock pot. Browse the kitchen appliance aisle at Target or any other bustling general outfitter, and there they are: A line of slow cookers from basic to tricked out, as if every modern kitchen needed to have one, the way w…
    - 3 days ago, 5 Feb 16, 6:29pm -
  • How to Throw a Healthy Super Bowl Bash

    How to Throw a Healthy Super Bowl Bash

    This article is brought to you by Bai. Every year on the first Sunday in February, Americans gather in front of their televisions to watch football and chow down on snacks that are mostly deep-fried and pair well with ranch dressing. Which is a tra…
    - 5 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 9:57am -
  • 10 Good Luck Foods, Plus 6 Ridiculously Tasty Recipes for Chinese New Year

    10 Good Luck Foods, Plus 6 Ridiculously Tasty Recipes for Chinese New Year

    Worldwide, people eat "lucky" food for the New Year. On January 1, U.S. Southerners boil black-eyed peas and collard greens; and for the Chinese New Year, which falls on Feb. 8 this year, suggests a different menu. Whether you're superstitious or ju…
    - 5 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 10:20am -
  • The Basics: How to Make Chocolate Mousse

    The Basics: How to Make Chocolate Mousse

    It’s not often that you run across a homemade dessert that can be made easily and on a whim. Most recipes will have you waiting for the oven to preheat and tracking down that cake pan you haven’t used in ages. Chocolate mousse, on the other hand…
    - 10 days ago, 29 Jan 16, 7:40pm -
  • 13 Recipes That Make the Most of Your Muffin Tin

    13 Recipes That Make the Most of Your Muffin Tin

    Chowhound Who says you have to stick to baking regular old muffins in your muffin tin? We say leap over that line of ho-hum baking and walk on the wild side. You’ll look so innovative and fun to your family and friends, but really, making muffin-si…
    - 12 days ago, 27 Jan 16, 4:33pm -

Start Cooking

  • Pear and Blue Cheese Salad

    Pear and Blue Cheese Salad

    In the movie Ratatouille, the little chef Remy rejoicedin discovering the pleasures of combining certain foods to maximize theirflavors. He would have certainly donehis happy dance after trying this Pear and Blue Cheese Salad! When brought toge…
    - 6 Sep 12, 8:00am -
  • Chocolate Fudge Pie

    Chocolate Fudge Pie

    This decadently rich chocolate pie recipe hasan ingredient that that is going to surprise many of you! When I told my trainer, Mr. Strong......aboutthis pie, he was extremely skeptical because that surprise ingredient is “silkentofu”. Havin…
    - 30 Aug 12, 8:00am -
  • Rice Salad Plate

    Rice Salad Plate

    I discovered this wonderful dish when it was served to me on a Finn Air flight. I loved it so much I developed my own interpretation!This rice salad is garnished with mandarin oranges and pecans, and is served with hard cooked eggs, herring (from a j…
    - 27 Aug 12, 8:00am -
  • Ploughman's Lunch

    Ploughman's Lunch

    Cold plates from around the world make a great lunch or light supper. Many require little or no cooking.  In fact you can put together a delicious Cold Mediterranean Plate with all store bought ingredients like hummus, stuffed grape leaves, feta che…
    - 23 Aug 12, 8:00am -
  • How to Cut a Pineapple

    How to Cut a Pineapple

    You can buy either whole pineapples or pre-cut fresh pineapples in the produce section of the grocery store. In my grocery store it costs almost $2 more to buy the precut pineapple.The mighty pineapple is really easy to slice, as long as you…
    - 16 Aug 12, 8:00am -

CHOW - Featured Videos

Brewing Barrel-Aged Beer

- 75 days ago, 25 Nov 15, 6:02pm -
Savoring Barrel-Aged Beer

- 75 days ago, 25 Nov 15, 5:45pm -
Pairing Food with Beer

- 77 days ago, 23 Nov 15, 5:26pm -
Pairing Food with Beer: Smoked Strip Loin

- 77 days ago, 23 Nov 15, 4:56pm -
Pairing Food with Beer: New England Clambake with Lobster

- 77 days ago, 23 Nov 15, 4:44pm -
Pairing Food with Beer: Foie Gras

- 77 days ago, 23 Nov 15, 4:39pm -

Serious Eats

  • newHungarian Goulash (Beef Stew With Paprika)

    Hungarian Goulash (Beef Stew With Paprika)

    I'm a fan of goulash in all its forms, and there are many. But in the winter months, the version I'm after is the rich, hearty, rib-sticking Hungarian-American version, made with big chunks of beef, carrots, and potatoes in a stew flavored with onion…
    - 18 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 3:45am -
  • Slow-Roasted Bacon-Wrapped-Pineapple Tacos

    Slow-Roasted Bacon-Wrapped-Pineapple Tacos

    You know those actors who seem to spend their entire careers in supporting roles, yet manage to steal every scene they're in? I think about that when I get great al pastor tacos—the crisp-edged pork is the star, but it'd be nothing without that swe…
    - 5 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 7:15am -
  • Arugula, Sweet Potato, and Walnut Salad With Dashi "Vinaigrette"

    Arugula, Sweet Potato, and Walnut Salad With Dashi "Vinaigrette"

    Conventional wisdom says that salads should be dressed with vinaigrettes, which, by definition, balance an acid with a fat. Turns out you can break that rule by dropping the acid entirely. In this salad, we make a "vinaigrette" with shoyu-dashi—soy…
    - 5 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 2:30am -
  • 7-Layer Buffalo Chicken Dip

    7-Layer Buffalo Chicken Dip

    Buffalo chicken dip gets the seven-layer treatment with refried beans, pepper jack cheese, blue cheese crumbles, crispy bacon, and more.
    - 6 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 7:15am -
  • Creamy Shrimp Dip With Shallots, Dill, and Lemon

    Creamy Shrimp Dip With Shallots, Dill, and Lemon

    This shrimp dip couldn't be easier to make: Just poach the shrimp until they're plump and tender, then chop them and mix with creamy and flavorful ingredients like sour cream, mayo, herbs, and fresh lemon juice. The keys to the plumpest and most deli…
    - 7 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 7:15am -

Simply Recipes

  • Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms and Shallots

    Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms and Shallots

    Chicken and mushrooms naturally love each other, especially with a creamy sauce. This recipe is quick and easy, and uses just a little bit of cream to pull everything together. Most of the flavor comes from the chicken and mushrooms themselves, wit…
    - 2 days ago, 6 Feb 16, 8:32pm -
  • How to Make Perfect Guacamole

    How to Make Perfect Guacamole

    Guacamole, a dip made from avocados, is originally from Mexico. The name is derived from two Aztec Nahuatl words—ahuacatl (avocado) and molli (sauce).All you really need to make guacamole is ripe avocados and salt. After that, a little lime or le…
    - 2 days ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00pm -
  • Spaghetti Carbonara

    Spaghetti Carbonara

    Spaghetti pasta alla carbonara. Luscious and wonderfully indulgent, pasta carbonara takes as long to make as it does to cook the pasta. The ingredients are simple—just spaghetti (or other long pasta), pancetta or bacon, eggs, Parmesan, a little ol…
    - 6 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 6:10pm -
  • Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Lemon

    Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Lemon

    One of my favorite ways to prepare brussels sprouts is shredded, and quickly stir-fried in a hot pan. Add a little garlic, some lemon juice, and you have a quick and easy side dish! Perfect to serve with pork, chicken, or turkey.Continue reading "…
    - 6 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 2:50pm -
  • Homemade Potato Bread

    Homemade Potato Bread

    Do you like potato bread? Potato bread is essentially wheat bread with a mashed potato worked into the dough. It has the most wonderful crust, and the light but firm structure, with generous craggly holes make for the most fantastic toast. (All thos…
    - 8 days ago, 31 Jan 16, 7:49pm -

5 Dollar Dinners

Food For My Family

  • newRosemary Cheddar Cauliflower Cakes

    Rosemary Cheddar Cauliflower Cakes

    An easy recipe that turns cauliflower into crispy little cakes full of cheddar and rosemary. These cakes are a great way to switch up your vegetables, add cauliflower to your menu, or use up leftover steamed cauliflower in a fun and unique way. This…
    - 7 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 2:48pm -
  • Grapefruit and Avocado Green Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

    Grapefruit and Avocado Green Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

    A green salad recipe with bright pink grapefruit slices, creamy avocado, and bits of purple radicchio and red onion brought together with a citrus vinaigrette to chase the cold away this winter. Each morning we are chess pieces in our checkerboard of…
    - 28 days ago, 11 Jan 16, 11:33am -
  • Get Minted for the Holidays {Plus, a Giveaway!}

    Get Minted for the Holidays {Plus, a Giveaway!}

    I’m gifting and giving with Minted.com this holiday season, which definitely means New Years cards, personalized art, calendars, and, of course, a giveaway for you. I’m going to tell you a secret. It’s December 18th, and I still haven’t maile…
    - 52 days ago, 18 Dec 15, 4:10pm -
  • Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Tarragon Cream Sauce

    Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Tarragon Cream Sauce

    An entertaining-ready recipe for langoustine in a beurre blanc style saffron- and vanilla-flavored cream sauce with fresh tarragon to serve over saffron rice with Nielsen-Massey Vanilla. I have partnered with Nielsen-Massey to develop a savory vanill…
    - 54 days ago, 16 Dec 15, 12:07pm -
  • Meyer Lemon Cottage Cheese Sugar Cookies

    Meyer Lemon Cottage Cheese Sugar Cookies

    A Meyer lemon curd- and zest-infused cottage cheese cookie recipe inspired by Berlins’ke pechyvo and Eastern European cheese-style cookies I grew up with tucked into Christmas tins. These are rich with bursts of lemon, crisp and chewy at the same t…
    - 63 days ago, 7 Dec 15, 10:49am -

For the Love of Cooking

  • newOrange-Ginger Chicken and Cashew Lettuce Wraps

    Orange-Ginger Chicken and Cashew Lettuce Wraps

    Every once in awhile I get a big craving for chicken lettuce wraps. I found a recipe on Kristine’s Kitchen that look irresistible to me. Although this recipe has several ingredients, it’s a snap to put together and takes only minutes to cook. It…
    - 23 hours ago, 7 Feb 16, 10:55pm -
  • Super Bowl Recipe Round-Up

    Super Bowl Recipe Round-Up


    - 2 days ago, 6 Feb 16, 10:13am -
  • Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Baked Egg Recipes

    Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Baked Egg Recipes

    This week’s contribution to Parade’s Community Table is 15 Baked Egg Recipes. One of my favorite ways to make eggs is by baking them. Whether I am making a quiche, frittata, skillet eggs, or hard boiled, baking is usually the way I go. It evenl…
    - 4 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 9:42pm -
  • Sautéed Sesame Soy Shishito Peppers

    Sautéed Sesame Soy Shishito Peppers

    I recently made some chicken and cashew lettuce wraps (recipe will post tomorrow) and paired them with a side dish of these sesame soy shishito peppers. These peppers are mild in heat but so very flavorful. I think the Asian flavors made these tasty…
    - 6 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 11:32pm -
  • Deviled Eggs with Bacon and Chives

    Deviled Eggs with Bacon and Chives

    My kids are absolutely loving eggs and can’t seem to get enough. They love scrambled, over easy, omelettes, and most recently, deviled eggs. This is huge for me because it took YEARS to get them to like eggs at all. I surprised them yesterday wit…
    - 7 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 10:35pm -

Almost Bourdain

  • Appelbeignets (Dutch Apple Fritters)

    Appelbeignets (Dutch Apple Fritters)

    Appelbeignets (Dutch Apple Fritters) are another sweet snack besides Oliebollen that are traditionally eaten in Holland on New Years Eve.<!-- Almost Bourdain - top ad 728 x 90 -->(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Apples…
    - 21 Jun 14, 10:00pm -
  • Cantonese-style Roast Duck Recipe

    Cantonese-style Roast Duck Recipe

    This Cantonese-style roast duck recipe uses the traditional technique of cooking - from the drying process, to creating the distinctive, mouth-watering sauce that we all love!I urge you to try this recipe soon, you know you are up for a memorable m…
    - 19 Jun 14, 10:00pm -
  • Banana Spring Rolls, Coconut Tapioca Pearls, Kaffir Lime Syrup & Toasted Coconut Flakes Recipe

    Banana Spring Rolls, Coconut Tapioca Pearls, Kaffir Lime Syrup & Toasted Coconut Flakes Recipe

    Banana Spring Rolls, Coconut Tapioca Pearls, Kaffir Lime Syrup & Toasted Coconut Flakes RecipeServes 4<!-- Almost Bourdain - top ad 728 x 90 -->(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});IngredientsCoconut tapioca pearls:1/4 cup…
    - 18 Jun 14, 10:38am -
  • Babi Kecap (Slow Braised Pork with Ginger, Chilli & Sweet Soy Sauce)

    Babi Kecap (Slow Braised Pork with Ginger, Chilli & Sweet Soy Sauce)

    <!-- Almost Bourdain - top ad 728 x 90 -->(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Babi Kecap Recipe(Adapted from Rick Stein's Far East Odyssey)Serves 6Ingredients2 tbsp vegetable oil100 g shallots, thinly sliced50 g garlic, c…
    - 1 May 14, 1:05pm -
  • Malaysian Sambal Ikan Bilis Burger Recipe

    Malaysian Sambal Ikan Bilis Burger Recipe

    <!-- Almost Bourdain - top ad 728 x 90 -->(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});'Burger Malaysia' is a popular miniature sized snack available in 'pasar malams' (night markets) in Malaysia.The mini yeast buns are deep-fried…
    - 29 Apr 14, 10:26am -

Food and Drinks on Flickr

Kaleji Masala 2
Kaleji Masala 2
- 51 mins ago, 8 Feb 16, 9:15pm -
Kaleji Masala 1
Kaleji Masala 1
- 51 mins ago, 8 Feb 16, 9:15pm -
Fennel
Fennel
- 7 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 3:34pm -
Fresh Fruit,Fish and Vegetable market in Kemeraltı-İzmir Turkiye.
Fresh Fruit,Fish and Vegetable market in Kemeraltı-İzmir Turkiye.
- 8 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 1:45pm -
Mushroom cookies
Mushroom cookies
- 8 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 1:43pm -
Mushroom cookies
Mushroom cookies
- 8 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 1:43pm -
Börek
Börek
- 8 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 1:36pm -
salad
salad
- 10 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 12:24pm -
Key West 2015
Key West 2015
- 12 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 10:15am -
Tallarines negros con gambas. Receta paso a paso. Una delicia con mucho sabor. http://recetasysonrisas.blogspot.com.es/2016/02/tallerines-negros-con-gambas.html  #pasta #receta #gambas #pastanegra #recetasitalianas #recetassaludables #tutorial #receta #re
Tallarines negros con gambas. Receta paso a paso. Una delicia con mucho sabor. http://recetasysonrisas.blogspot.com.es/2016/02/tallerines-negros-con-gambas.html #pasta #receta #gambas #pastanegra #recetasitalianas #recetassaludables #tutorial #receta #re
- 12 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 10:06am -
No bake orange and chocolate cake
No bake orange and chocolate cake
- 12 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 10:01am -
Angus tartare and italian burrata_
Angus tartare and italian burrata_
- 13 hours ago, 8 Feb 16, 8:45am -