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  • Duck taunters all win at Vietnam Kitchen
    Hey! Vietnamese Kitchen’s got duck! Succulent, delicious duck, fatty and rich! And they’ve got “mock duck,” too: an alternative invented by vegetarian Buddhist monks! Either way, if it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it must be ……
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:32pm -
  • Hate winter? Warm your soul and tummy at Bistro 1860
    I try hard to be open-minded. I really do. Consider the evidence: I’m a U of L grad, but I’m willing to root for UK or even IU, assuming that they aren’t playing the home team. I’m male yet feminist, straight yet affirming. And even as a card…
    - 11 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 5:14pm -
  • Brasserie Provence soothes the savage critic
    “Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast.” Or maybe “beast.” Everybody thinks the Bard wrote this, but it was actually William Congreve, a decidedly lesser poet who lived a century or so after Bill Shakspear trod the boards. Whatever. M…
    - 18 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 2:38pm -
  • Is perception reality?
    Sometimes perception is reality. If a group of diners comes into your restaurant and has to wait a bit longer to be seated than they’d like, they will often naturally exaggerate that wait time when they relate the experience to other people. Their…
    - 25 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:50pm -
  • Toast on New Albany’s Market lights our fire
    I should have known that Toast on Market’s spicy chipotle grilled cheese sandwich was going to be hot, because spicy chipotle. But I didn’t quite expect flames to come shooting out my mouth while my endorphins took off in a wild and crazy rush ar…
    - 32 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:14pm -

Epicurious Louisville

Ashlee Eats

  • Bits and Pieces: Barbecue, beer and other Louisville food news, 12.12.14

    Bits and Pieces: Barbecue, beer and other Louisville food news, 12.12.14

    EventsBBC Taproom at 636 E. Main St. will offer $1 pints in exchange for a new, unwrapped toy for the charity Toys for Tots. I can dig it. (Insider Louisville)NewsIn the corporate world, this would be called "synergy." In my world, it's a plai…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 9:30am -
  • Don’t sleep on Aldi for your holiday baking needs

    Don’t sleep on Aldi for your holiday baking needs

    Three years ago, I started a Christmas tradition by accident.It was a bittersweet holiday season. I had just started a new day job, but the first paycheck hadn't come in yet. I was also freshly married, so my family tripled in size. I didn't have a…
    - 11 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 9:30am -
  • Bobby who? Here are the celeb chefs I want to see open a restaurant in Louisville

    Bobby who? Here are the celeb chefs I want to see open a restaurant in Louisville

    It's a good thing I've settled my imaginary beef with Bobby Flay. It looks like this celebrity chef is making serious googly eyes at Louisville.The Courier-Journal reported back in September that Flay was scouting possible locations to open a resta…
    - 19 days ago, 2 Dec 14, 9:30am -
  • Event: Dare to Care’s Bobby Ellis Thanksgiving Eve Vigil, Nov. 26

    Event: Dare to Care’s Bobby Ellis Thanksgiving Eve Vigil, Nov. 26

    I'm thankful that I've never gone hungry.Sure, I've chomped at the bit waiting for my next meal. I've even been hangry a time or three. Fortunately, there has always been food in my fridge and cabinets.That's not the case for many families in our…
    - 25 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Mission Manuscript: COMPLETE

    Mission Manuscript: COMPLETE

    I did it. I wrote a book.Last week, I turned in the final version of my manuscript about Louisville diners to my publisher, History Press. My book is called Louisville Diners, because life is too short to dance around the point.The past few month…
    - 26 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00am -

CHOW - Food News

  • new11 Holiday Breakfasts to Devour on Christmas Morning

    11 Holiday Breakfasts to Devour on Christmas Morning

    If you’re planning on spending the holiday opening scores of presents and watching all the Christmas movies your DVR has room for, then you’ll need to load up on some serious sustenance beforehand. So why not make an event out of it with one of (…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:02pm -
  • newHoliday Survival Guide: 14 Dos and Dont’s for Boss Gift Giving

    Holiday Survival Guide: 14 Dos and Dont’s for Boss Gift Giving

    During the holidays, one of the hardest gifts on your list is always your boss. To get a gift? To not get a gift? Real talk – you feel like you’re going to lose either way, and it’s true. But you are always better off getting them a little some…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:27pm -
  • 12 Globe-Trotting Beef Stew Recipes

    12 Globe-Trotting Beef Stew Recipes

    I totally understand why everyone lusts after the unadulterated flavor of steaks. But I’ll always be of the opinion that there are much more interesting things you could be doing with your beef, and they all involve giving it a nice, long simmer in…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 8:23pm -
  • 12 Great Wines with Awful Names

    12 Great Wines with Awful Names

    It’s not hard to understand why wine producers give their wines bad names. On full shelves, getting your label to stand out can be a real challenge. But that’s hardly an excuse for embarrassing the wine-drinker who has to 'fess up to enjoying a g…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:59pm -
  • 11 Ways to Satisfy Your Cinnamon Roll Cravings

    11 Ways to Satisfy Your Cinnamon Roll Cravings

    It’s chilly and gray outside, you have a ton of holiday shopping to do, and there isn’t much that can cheer you up—except, of course, for cinnamon rolls. Gooey, warm, fresh-out-of-the-oven cinnamon rolls loaded with frosting, bursting with nuts…
    - 5 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 8:08pm -

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

How to Make Easy Pink Lemonade - The Easiest Way
How to Make Easy Pink Lemonade - The Easiest WayLemonade is one of summer's great treats, but the store-bought stuff can be sickly sweet and filled with overly processed syrup. To help keep you cool this s...From:CHOWViews:604211054ratings…
- 21 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 10:58am -
Cook Eggs 3 Ways in the Microwave - CHOW Tip
Cook Eggs 3 Ways in the Microwave - CHOW TipThe microwave is known for its versatility and ubiquity. Eggs happen to share this reputation, and it turns out the two are perfect for each other. In this C...From:CHOWViews:6502982097ratingsTim…
- 1 day ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:14am -
Make Butter In Your Blender - CHOW Tip
Make Butter In Your Blender - CHOW TipGone are the days of churning homemade butter by hand! In this CHOW Tip, Tracy Kaplan of CHOW.com shows you how to easily crank out your own dairy spread wit...From:CHOWViews:43618380ratingsTime:01:14…
- 1 day ago, 20 Dec 14, 12:41am -
Don't Throw Away Your Juice Pulp - CHOW Tip
Don't Throw Away Your Juice Pulp - CHOW TipThere's always a ton of pulp left over after using a juicer, and it seems like a shame to just throw it away. In this CHOW Tip, Suzy Brannon of CHOW.com show...From:CHOWViews:58480994ratingsTime:…
- 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:37pm -
Cook Dinner in Your Coffeemaker - CHOW Tip
Cook Dinner in Your Coffeemaker - CHOW TipPreviously we showed you how to cook breakfast in your coffeemaker - http://www.chow.com/videos/show/chow-tips#!/show/chow-tips/128637/cook-breakfast-in-your...From:CHOWViews:65192714ratingsTime:0…
- 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:49pm -
Shred Meat in Your Stand Mixer - CHOW Tip
Shred Meat in Your Stand Mixer - CHOW TipIt's laborious and time-consuming to shred meat by hand for ravioli fillings, pulled pork, or chicken salad. It turns out your stand mixer can make the whole...From:CHOWViews:18716254ratingsTime:01…
- 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:17pm -

Serious Eats

  • newBraised Brisket in Apricot and Cranberry Sauce

    Braised Brisket in Apricot and Cranberry Sauce

    A beef roast worthy of a holiday centerpiece, this flavorful and moist brisket point is simmer in a barbecue-inspired sauce that's given a seasonally fruity touch by way of apricots and cranberries.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:45am -
  • Olive-Rosemary Spiced Cashews

    Olive-Rosemary Spiced Cashews

    The savory Mediterranean flavors of olive and rosemary make these roasted cashews an addictive snack.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:15am -
  • Smoky Candied Almonds

    Smoky Candied Almonds

    Coated in an addictive glaze that's flavored with smoked paprika, these roasted almonds will be a hit at any gathering.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:15am -
  • Mexican Spiced Chocolate Pecans

    Mexican Spiced Chocolate Pecans

    These chocolaty nuts are flavored with warm spiced like cinnamon and nutmeg, then get a kick from some cayenne pepper.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:15am -
  • Buttery Marzipan Stollen

    Buttery Marzipan Stollen

    Stollen is one of the world's great Christmas breads, a delicious treat whether you celebrate Christmas or not. Most people buy it, but the truth is that stollen is as easy to make at home as any basic bread.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:45am -

Simply Recipes

  • newScalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions and Gruyere

    Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions and Gruyere

    A few years ago my father announced to his now very grown kids that he would no longer be participating in Christmas gift exchanges and encouraged us to follow his lead. As Scrooge-like as this may sound, it has turned out to be quite the blessing…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Dec 14, 12:01am -
  • newCioppino

    Cioppino

    “I’ll make cioppino,” my brother John announced as the family discussed what to make one Christmas eve a few years back. “Great!” said my father and I, relieved that someone else would do the cooking that night. “Have you ever made c…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 1:11pm -
  • Cream of Mushroom Soup

    Cream of Mushroom Soup

    Cream of mushroom soup has been a favorite of mine as long as I can remember. Of course when we were growing up it was Campbell’s and it came in a can. But even as an 8 year old I took great pride in heating my own soup, and discovered for mysel…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 2:42pm -
  • Confetti Shrimp with Angel Hair Pasta

    Confetti Shrimp with Angel Hair Pasta

    Now here’s a fun way to prepare shrimp that’s also quick and easy. The shrimp are sautéed in olive oil with finely diced red and green bell pepper, along with garlic and grated ginger, and then tossed with angel hair pasta. So festive!Co…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 9:00pm -
  • Prime Rib

    Prime Rib

    Prime rib claims center stage during holiday season for a very good reason. It is the king of beef cuts. It’s called a standing rib roast because to cook it, you position the roast majestically on its rib bones in the roasting pan. Beautifully…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 6:10pm -

5 Dollar Dinners

Food For My Family

  • Honey and Cider Roasted Cauliflower and Butternut Squash

    Honey and Cider Roasted Cauliflower and Butternut Squash

    Cider and honey are cooked together to create a sweet and seasonal glaze for roasted cauliflower and sweet butternut squash in this holiday-ready recipe. It is the month of November, so I must roast vegetables. I’m not sure when this became a habit…
    - 26 days ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:06pm -
  • Brandied Apple Strudel {Apfelstrudel}

    Brandied Apple Strudel {Apfelstrudel}

    A recipe for classic apfelstrudel (or apple strudel, if you like) with brandied caramel apples, golden raisins, walnuts, and cinnamon spice all topped off with a brandy-spiked glaze. Yesterday we headed out as a family to the farmers market, which ha…
    - 41 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 6:14pm -
  • Winter Squash Empanadas w/ Caramelized Shallots & Goat Cheese

    Winter Squash Empanadas w/ Caramelized Shallots & Goat Cheese

    A recipe for homemade winter squash empanadas with sweet caramelized shallots, goat cheese, and fresh sage. Towards the end of summer, the asters that have been growing taller and taller, higher than high as they reach for the sunshine dwarfing the o…
    - 45 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 2:19pm -
  • Cranberry Orange Dark ‘n’ Stormy Cocktails

    Cranberry Orange Dark ‘n’ Stormy Cocktails

    A cranberry-infused rum Dark ‘n’ Stormy with orange bitters for a holiday twist on this classic cocktail recipe.   Ah, November, with your howling wind and barren trees, brown grass rolling across the landscape as we wait for a blanket of snow t…
    - 47 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 7:45am -
  • Thyme and Tea Rubbed Flank Steak with Gremolata

    Thyme and Tea Rubbed Flank Steak with Gremolata

    A recipe for flank steak first marinated in black tea and lemon, then rubbed with tea leaves and thyme, grilled, and then topped with a fresh gremolata. The six of us packed into the car, we head off for a few hours of family bonding. We pull into th…
    - 65 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 11:59am -

For the Love of Cooking

  • Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

    Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

    I recently saw a recipe on Healthy Food For Living for chocolate chip banana bread that looked delicious. I had three ripe bananas on the counter so I decided to make the bread for the kids after school snack. I adapted the recipe to suit my kids’…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 11:37pm -
  • French Dip Sliders with Tomato and Provolone

    French Dip Sliders with Tomato and Provolone

    I love quick and easy meals that use up leftovers. I had some leftover Slow-Roasted Roast Beef with Mustard, Garlic, and Thyme so I grabbed some slider buns and a packet of au jus from the store and made these tasty sandwiches. We had friends over fo…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 11:53pm -
  • Slow-Roasted Roast Beef with Mustard, Garlic, and Thyme

    Slow-Roasted Roast Beef with Mustard, Garlic, and Thyme

    We had another cold and rainy day yesterday which made me crave some slow cooked comfort food. I picked up a top sirloin roast and rubbed it with a mustard, olive oil, garlic, and thyme mixture then slow roasted it in the oven for while then turned u…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 11:33pm -
  • Bacon Boursin Green Beans

    Bacon Boursin Green Beans

    I saw this recipe on The Endless Meal and how could I possibly resist green beans with bacon and Boursin cheese? I couldn’t. My son is a huge fan of Boursin cheese and I knew he would love this side dish – I was right. It took less than 15 minute…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 11:57pm -
  • Roasted Carrots with Garlic and Thyme

    Roasted Carrots with Garlic and Thyme

    I saw this recipe on Port and Fin and decided to make it to pair with the Orzo with Sautéed Garlicky Spinach and Tomatoes topped with Mozzarella and Toasted Pine Nuts and the Baked Salt and Pepper Chicken Wings. The carrots turned out really tende…
    - 6 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 9:38pm -

Almost Bourdain

  • South African milk tart with a twist

    South African milk tart with a twist

    Milktart is a very proud South African recipeand one of my favourites. And let me tell you, it sure is a preferredand well liked recipe in my household. Nevertheless this is not atypical dish of milk tart; this one comes with a bit of a twist.R…
    - 7 Jul 14, 9:51am -
  • 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 -

Food and Drinks on Flickr

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Spicy chicken strips with Lime leaf
Spicy chicken strips with Lime leaf
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Spicy chicken strips with Lime leaf 2
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Spicy chicken strips with Lime leaf 3
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Spicy fried Rice
Spicy fried Rice
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Spicy fried Rice 2
Spicy fried Rice 2
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Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
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Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
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Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
Chestnut Blackcurrant Entremet Cake
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Assorted cookies
Assorted cookies
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frutta al brandy
frutta al brandy
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frutta al brandy
frutta al brandy
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