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  • Feeling offal? Check out your local taqueria
    Menudo, the fabulously strong flavored and fiery Mexican stew made from pork chitlins (“chitterlings,” to the prissy, or, if you insist on a definition in English, pork intestines) is one of the world’s most trusted hangover cures. This may rel…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 12:40pm -
  • Soup dumplings? Soup in dumplings wins at The Joy Luck
    When I was a child, country-style chicken and dumplings wasn’t a thing in my citified family, but I wanted them to be. I would read about dumplings in children’s books and dream of tasting these succulent-sounding goodies. “You wouldn’t like…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Aug 14, 8:03am -
  • Please your palate, polish your Spanish with Palermo’s Parrillada
    Psst! Señoras y Señores! Want to practice your Spanish? Here’s a tip: Go to Palermo Viejo and order the classic Argentine meat platter, La Parrillada. The name of this dish (literally “The Grill Platter”) offers the Spanish-impaired student a…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Aug 14, 3:08pm -
  • Welcome, PGA visitors! Looking for Louisville’s best eats?
    The gang over at the LouisvilleHotBytes forum has just completed a monthlong process of narrowing down to the city’s favorite restaurants, with 14 worthy eateries making the final cut. Whether you’re here in our town for the PGA goings-on or othe…
    - 16 days ago, 8 Aug 14, 1:48pm -
  • The more Jack Fry’s changes, the more it stays the same
    Jack Fry’s! The very name of this Highlands landmark makes many of us smile. Fry’s feels like an enduring landmark, a piece of Louisville culinary history that always stays the same. Which is kind of funny when you consider that it has changed bo…
    - 17 days ago, 6 Aug 14, 3:40pm -

Ashlee Eats

  • Got 10 bucks? Check out the Tuesday chicken-and-grits special at the Monkey Wrench

    Got 10 bucks? Check out the Tuesday chicken-and-grits special at the Monkey Wrench

    The Monkey Wrench has changed its game up this year. A new chef and new outlook means this bar, once known mostly for burgers, is putting more of a Southern flair into its menu.
    - 5 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 9:30am -
  • Get your stomachs ready for the Kentucky State Fair, Aug. 14-24, 2014

    Get your stomachs ready for the Kentucky State Fair, Aug. 14-24, 2014

    My love for the Kentucky State Fair is deep, and it is real. It is so real that my friends Samantha, Beth and I started planning our trip to the fairgrounds last month.There is so much to see, do, and eat. The dogs herding ducks. Goats, pigs and co…
    - 9 days ago, 14 Aug 14, 2:38pm -
  • LouVino had me at wine and snacks

    LouVino had me at wine and snacks

    I don't know if you know this about me, but I enjoy wine. Out of a bottle, box or jug, it's my adult beverage of choice for an evening at home watching Murder, She Wrote. Fortunately, a new restaurant has opened on Bardstown Road that might get me…
    - 16 days ago, 8 Aug 14, 9:00am -
  • Event Alert: Take your pup to Bark Brunch at The Cafe tomorrow, 8.2.14

    Event Alert: Take your pup to Bark Brunch at The Cafe tomorrow, 8.2.14

    Brunch is wonderful on its own. Add pets, and we've achieved next-level glee.The Café, a restaurant at 712 Brent Street in Louisville, will team up with 102.3 The Max and The Flea Off Market for a Bark Brunch this Saturday, Aug. 2. It's your cha…
    - 23 days ago, 1 Aug 14, 1:00pm -
  • Holy shiitake, I’m writing a book about Louisville diners

    Holy shiitake, I’m writing a book about Louisville diners

    Everyone expects any announcement of big news to center around a pregnancy when you’re a woman of childbearing age. There are no buns in my oven at this time, but I do have news.I’m writing my first book, and I have a publisher.*throws confet…
    - 24 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 9:30am -

Eater Louisville

CHOW - Food News

  • newThat Time Anthony Bourdain Scared Kids with the Gay, and I Laughed

    That Time Anthony Bourdain Scared Kids with the Gay, and I Laughed

    In 2009 I got an email, kind of tentative in tone, from a TV production company, asking if I knew a lot about taco trucks in Oakland, California. I did—I'd spent a month that year eating from 40 of them; I wrote about it. The production guys had se…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 9:12am -
  • Bestia’s Menashe and Gergis: 5 Great Bites in Los Angeles

    Bestia’s Menashe and Gergis: 5 Great Bites in Los Angeles

    An occasional series about LA chefs and the low-cost food they love. Ori Menashe and Genevieve Gergis are the husband-and-wife team behind Bestia, a restaurant on the outskirts of LA’s Arts District with what Jonathan Gold calls some of the "most p…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 5:58pm -
  • Island-Style Poki Bowl Soothes the Dog Days

    Island-Style Poki Bowl Soothes the Dog Days

    Scoping out single-vessel culture in Los Angeles, America's capital of laid-back food. In Studio City there is a series of blocks informally known as Sushi Row, which stretches along Ventura Boulevard and includes heavyweights Katsu-Ya and Asanebo. T…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Aug 14, 7:18pm -
  • Gobs of Mayo Saved This Negitoro Bowl!

    Gobs of Mayo Saved This Negitoro Bowl!

    Scoping out single-vessel culture in Los Angeles, America's capital of laid-back food. Next to Daikokuya, a ramen shop in Little Tokyo known for its boiled bone marrow tonkotsu broth, is Marugame Monzo, another Japanese soup shop specializing in hand…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 10:16am -
  • Industry Insiders Welcome!

    Industry Insiders Welcome!

    There’s been a lot of buzz (nearly 400 comments over the past week) since we’ve posted our new moderation policy, which invites professional voices to contribute to CHOW Conversations, and though it may take a bit more time to find the right bala…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Aug 14, 12:04pm -

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

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:2002091480ratingsTim…
- 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 11:11am -
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:49480928ratingsT…
- 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 11:09am -
How to Make Easy Oven-Baked Ribs - The Easiest Way
How to Make Easy Oven-Baked Ribs - The Easiest WayBaby back ribs are a summertime classic, but standing around a grill or smoker on a hot day can be a pain. In this episode of The Easiest Way, Christine Gall...From:CHOWViews:25246301rating…
- 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 3:26am -
Make Cold-Brewed Coffee in Your Blender - CHOW Tip
Make Cold-Brewed Coffee in Your Blender - CHOW TipIf you've been craving cold-brewed coffee at home but stressing about having to buy some newfangled gadget, fret no more. In this CHOW Tip, Elliot Waring of ...From:CHOWViews:33121274rating…
- 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 2:26am -
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:43708879ratingsTime:…
- 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 2:18am -
Hearty Salad Lunches - Lunch Worth Eating
Hearty Salad Lunches - Lunch Worth EatingEating a salad is a great way to have a healthy lunch, but a not-so-great way to stay full throughout the day. In this episode of Lunch Worth Eating, Lisa La...From:CHOWViews:18354343ratingsTime:02…
- 4 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 10:28pm -

Serious Eats

  • Curried Jamaican Beef Patties

    Curried Jamaican Beef Patties

    These flaky Jamaican meat patties are filled with curried ground beef, onion, garlic, and Scotch bonnet pepper, plus a slew of aromatic herbs and spices. Formed into half-moon shapes, the patties are cooked until golden in the oven—eating them is a…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Aug 14, 6:50am -
  • Salmon Rillettes With Horseradish From 'Buvette: The Pleasure of Good Food'

    Salmon Rillettes With Horseradish From 'Buvette: The Pleasure of Good Food'

    For this recipe from Buvette: The Pleasure of Good Food, chef Jody Williams was inspired by Thomas Keller's well-loved salmon rillettes, which she learned to make during her time under him at his by-gone West Village restaurant, Rakel. With fresh and…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 8:50am -
  • The Forge's Hopping Berry

    The Forge's Hopping Berry

    This drink, chilled down with a bottle of Duvel, will knock a couple of degrees off a hot day's temperature.
    - 9 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 7:40am -
  • Mexican-Style Gazpacho With Grilled Shrimp

    Mexican-Style Gazpacho With Grilled Shrimp

    This refreshing gazpacho gets a Mexican-inspired twist from tomatillos and smoky, grill-singed vegetables (including a jalapeño!). Garnished with grilled shrimp, traditional bell pepper, and onion, it makes a light but filling summertime main.
    - 9 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 6:20am -
  • Tangy and Creamy Macaroni Salad

    Tangy and Creamy Macaroni Salad

    It may look like a standard macaroni salad, but this recipe delivers a tanginess and flavorful bite that elevates the backyard staple above the norm.
    - 9 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 5:05am -

Simply Recipes

  • newBlueberry Muffins

    Blueberry Muffins

    Did you know that blueberries are good for you? They’re considered a “superfood“. Good for the brain. At least that’s what I tell myself when I’m on my third (fourth, fifth) one of these blueberry muffins.Continue reading "Blueberry M…
    - 12 hours ago, 23 Aug 14, 3:02pm -
  • Eggplant Parmesan

    Eggplant Parmesan

    Eggplant parmesan is one of those great Italian comfort foods—a layered casserole much like lasagna but with slices of globe eggplant taking the place of pasta.Continue reading "Eggplant Parmesan" »
    - 4 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 4:58pm -
  • Roasted Poblano Corn Chowder

    Roasted Poblano Corn Chowder

    It’s chile season! My poblanos are taking over the garden right now so I thought I would cook up a few into a hearty corn chowder. The soup consists of onions, celery, garlic, yukon gold potatoes, corn, green poblano chiles, and chicken stock. N…
    - 8 days ago, 15 Aug 14, 4:26pm -
  • Banana Bread

    Banana Bread

    From the archives, the most popular recipe on Simply Recipes, first posted 2005. Enjoy!The best recipes have been handed down and passed around from friend to friend, mother to daughter, and neighbor to neighbor. Before the Internet, it was the…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Aug 14, 3:14am -
  • Welcome to our new look!

    Welcome to our new look!


    - 11 days ago, 13 Aug 14, 3:52am -

5 Dollar Dinners

  • new31 Days of School Lunchbox Ideas: Day 23

    31 Days of School Lunchbox Ideas: Day 23

    I know how busy and intense the transition from lazy summer days at the pool to adjusting back to the 6:30 am wake up calls can be…so I thought I’d help out by sharing a different lunchbox idea each day this month. What’s In Today′s Lunchbox…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Aug 14, 10:30am -
  • newDrugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of August 24

    Drugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of August 24

    Which drugstore has the best deals this week on food?! Find out...  Related StoriesDrugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of August 17Drugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of August 10Updated! Grocery Coupon Match-Ups – Week…
    - 17 hours ago, 23 Aug 14, 9:45am -
  • newSandwich Cutter & Lunchbox Packing Supplies Deals

    Sandwich Cutter & Lunchbox Packing Supplies Deals

    Most clever lunchbox ideas start with a cookie cutter of whatever shape...   CommentsLove these ideas for the lunch storage. Thanks so much. Just a ... by RobynI found similar sandwich cutters at Dollar Tree for only $1 ... by ReneaIn San Anton…
    - 18 hours ago, 23 Aug 14, 8:45am -
  • newZucchini Feta Bites

    Zucchini Feta Bites

    Here’s a fun new twist on a zucchini side dish. Zucchini is every.where. right now. And it’s cheap-o too. This takes just a few minutes to get together, and I tasked my oldest son to get the zucchinis arranged onto the baking sheet, while I dropp…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Aug 14, 4:00pm -
  • new31 Days of School Lunchbox Ideas: Day 22

    31 Days of School Lunchbox Ideas: Day 22

    I know how busy and intense the transition from lazy summer days at the pool to adjusting back to the 6:30 am wake up calls can be…so I thought I’d help out by sharing a different lunchbox idea each day this month. What’s In Today′s Lunchbox…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 10:30am -

Food For My Family

  • What You Actually Need to Pack No-Waste, Eco-Friendly School Lunches

    What You Actually Need to Pack No-Waste, Eco-Friendly School Lunches

    A simple guide to packing a no-waste lunch: what you really need and what you don’t. No-Waste School Lunch Necessities Walking through the aisles of major retailers it’s easy to feel inundated with the sheer amount of options available when it co…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 1:55pm -
  • Lemon Balm Watermelon Green Iced Tea: Cold Brew

    Lemon Balm Watermelon Green Iced Tea: Cold Brew

    A hint of lemon balm and a healthy amount of sweet watermelon in this recipe turn ordinary green iced tea into a refreshing summer cooler.It was finally hot. The kind of heat where you get out of the shower and by the time you’re done toweling off,…
    - 23 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 3:52pm -
  • Thyme Roasted Radishes with Champagne Honey Vinaigrette

    Thyme Roasted Radishes with Champagne Honey Vinaigrette

    A recipe for roasted radishes with fresh thyme and parsley and a simple dressing of champagne vinegar and raw honey for a scintillating summer side.I want summer to feel a certain way. This way involves warm breezes that blow through my house, my kid…
    - 45 days ago, 10 Jul 14, 12:17pm -
  • Summer Garden Green Bean Salad with Honey Vinaigrette and Goat Cheese Crostini

    Summer Garden Green Bean Salad with Honey Vinaigrette and Goat Cheese Crostini

    A salad recipe of garden-grown green beans, crisp radishes, and heirloom tomatoes is tossed with a light honey-sweetened vinaigrette and feta. Goat cheese crostini provide a crouton-like crunch on the side.My daughter runs through damp grass dotted w…
    - 53 days ago, 2 Jul 14, 12:28pm -
  • Lamb Kebabs with Tzatziki and Quinoa Tabbouleh

    Lamb Kebabs with Tzatziki and Quinoa Tabbouleh

    Recipes for marinated grilled lamb kebabs are served with plenty of pita, fresh tomatoes, a healthy scoop of tzatziki, and a gluten-free tabbouleh with quinoa in place of the bulgur.This morning started early with a bright-eyed boy climbing over my p…
    - 60 days ago, 25 Jun 14, 11:09am -

For the Love of Cooking

  • Blueberry and Yogurt Popsicles

    Blueberry and Yogurt Popsicles

    It’s been hot around here lately and my kids have been wanting frozen treats so I decided to make some healthier ones for them. I had them pick out what flavor yogurt they wanted – my daughter chose vanilla and my son chose lemon. I made a quick…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Aug 14, 11:16pm -
  • Basil-Garlic Rubbed Pork Chops

    Basil-Garlic Rubbed Pork Chops

    I saw this recipe on the Food Network and decided to give it a try. I blended together the marinade then let the chops sit in it for about an hour before cooking them in my grill pan. They tasted fantastic! I loved the garlic/basil/lemon flavor of th…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 11:00pm -
  • Baked Mediterranean Chicken Breasts with Tomatoes, Olives, Capers, and Garlic

    Baked Mediterranean Chicken Breasts with Tomatoes, Olives, Capers, and Garlic

    My family has been on a Greek food kick lately. We all love the tangy and fresh flavors so I have been making more meals using them. I had some chicken breasts to use up and went in search of other ingredients to make dinner. I found olives, capers,…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 10:53pm -
  • A perfect ending to a great summer!

    A perfect ending to a great summer!

    We spent the last five days in the Cove Palisades State Park camping and playing on Lake Billy Chinook. We haven’t explored much of Central Oregon and we had an absolute blast finally spending time there. We played on the lake, rented a pontoon for…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 1:22am -
  • Zucchini and Yellow Squash – Recipe Round-Up

    Zucchini and Yellow Squash – Recipe Round-Up

    I am taking a couple of days off to enjoy the last of the summer break before my kids start school. I thought I would leave a few recipe round-ups for all of the fresh produce that we have right now. If you are like me, you have a ton of tomatoes, zu…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Aug 14, 11:45pm -

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…
    - 48 days ago, 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…
    - 63 days ago, 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…
    - 65 days ago, 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…
    - 67 days ago, 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 -

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