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  • newVille Taqueria brings St. Matthews an alternative to pizza
    Everyone likes Mexican food, don’t we? But what do we mean when we say “Mexican”? If our grandparents in Louisville knew Mexican food at all, they probably meant chili con carne, a spicy mix of beans and beef served over spaghetti. Then in the…
    - 9 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 9:10am -
  • newLouVino? LOUVINO? What? I can’t heeeaaarrr you!
    We stepped into the high-ceilinged room that had housed De La Torre’s for so many years. It looks … different. And very cool. There’s wood all around, and glass and some brass, too, and a bar so long it goes back to there, backed by an awe-insp…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 12:02pm -
  • El Camino’s brunch wows us with Latino style
    What? The food guy is going Mexican again? Three weeks running, he’s ricocheted from Argentine beef to taqueria offal to fancified Chicano fare in the surfer tradition? ¿Qué pasa? Or, in the Queen’s English, what’s up with that? Hmm. I suppos…
    - 8 days ago, 3 Sep 14, 3:53pm -
  • Craft House packing them in on Frankfort
    Folks in our Crescent Hill neighborhood have been watching with considerable anticipation as a crew associated with Louisville’s Bluegrass Brewing Co. sped through a major “gut rehab” of the old Darkstar tavern, converting what had been frankly…
    - 8 days ago, 3 Sep 14, 3:39pm -
  • Quality counts at Grind Burger Kitchen
    When you’re buying a car, a suit, a pair of shoes, a watch, or even a hamburger, quality makes a difference. Leather seats or plastic in your family limo? All-weather wool from Armani or shiny polyester from T.J.Maxx? Mephisto loafers, or sneakers…
    - 13 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 9:41am -

Ashlee Eats

  • Books, brews, barbecue and ham: a rundown of upcoming foodie events

    Books, brews, barbecue and ham: a rundown of upcoming foodie events

    There's a dog at my heels convinced that he needs a potty break, an empty suitcase that I need to fill in the next 24 hours and a boatload of news and information that I want to share.You could say I'm in a bit of a tizzy.This is going to be a do…
    - 14 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 9:30am -
  • 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.
    - 23 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…
    - 28 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…
    - 34 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…
    - 41 days ago, 1 Aug 14, 1:00pm -

Eater Louisville

CHOW - Food News

  • newHot Sauce Time!

    Hot Sauce Time!

    Chile peppers are everywhere. My parents’ garden in the warm air smells like vaporized salsa. My mom and dad usually bypass needing to can or preserve any of the garden's overproduction simply by making huge batches of salsa ... every day. This yea…
    - 10 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 8:46am -
  • new7 College-Student-Friendly Recipes

    7 College-Student-Friendly Recipes

    Just because you’re in college doesn’t mean you have to eat like it. Thanks to a few hacks on basic dorm-room essentials like a microwave, an electric kettle, and even an iron, you can turn out delicious meals without setting your room on fire. H…
    - 22 hours ago, 10 Sep 14, 7:58pm -
  • Is Action Bronson the Next Anthony Bourdain?

    Is Action Bronson the Next Anthony Bourdain?

    Is there a more potent pop culture force in the food world right now than Action Bronson, the 300-pound Albanian Jewish rapper with the swagger of Ghostface Killah and the refined palate of Ruth Reichl? Not since Anthony Bourdain has the general publ…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 9:09pm -
  • Under the Temple, the Oldest Way to Eat

    Under the Temple, the Oldest Way to Eat

    Senior Editor John Birdsall is on a two-and-a-half-week eating tour through Thailand. Here’s the first of three reports he’ll file from the road. James turns to me; he’s walking ahead. “Is there anything you wanted to try?” We’re in an en…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 2:55pm -
  • 6 Ways to Get More Chocolate Into Your Life

    6 Ways to Get More Chocolate Into Your Life

    Put down that kale salad and listen up: You need more chocolate in your life. Studies have shown that dark chocolate can lower blood pressure, it can reduce stress, and most importantly, it tastes better than kale. Like a million times better. So che…
    - 5 days ago, 6 Sep 14, 8:16am -

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 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:57625668ratingsTime:0…
- 18 hours ago, 10 Sep 14, 11:56pm -
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:2833521618ratingsTim…
- 19 hours ago, 10 Sep 14, 11:15pm -
Tasty Mile-High Meals - Lunch Worth Eating
Tasty Mile-High Meals - Lunch Worth EatingWhen you're traveling, the last thing you want to deal with is airline food. In this week's episode of Lunch Worth Eating, Lisa Lavery shares some simple ide...From:CHOWViews:17522256ratingsTime:…
- 23 hours ago, 10 Sep 14, 7:26pm -
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:45867895ratingsTime:…
- 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 3:04pm -
The Best Way to Store Food in the Freezer - CHOW Tip
The Best Way to Store Food in the Freezer - CHOW TipDuring the summer, it can be a challenge to keep food and drinks cold in your cooler without everything getting soggy from melting ice. In this CHOW Tip, Tra...From:CHOWViews:25477659rati…
- 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 9:06am -
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:26222306rating…
- 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 6:45am -

Serious Eats

  • newGrilled Shrimp With New Orleans-Style Barbecue Sauce From 'The Big-Flavor Grill'

    Grilled Shrimp With New Orleans-Style Barbecue Sauce From 'The Big-Flavor Grill'

    If you've never had New Orleans-style barbecued shrimp, you're forgiven for thinking you're about to see a recipe for shrimp swamped in smoky-sweet BBQ sauce. Instead, get ready for a spicy, vinegary, garlicky, wow-that's-a-lot-of-butter sauce, and h…
    - 7 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 11:35am -
  • newReal-Deal Khao Soi Gai (Northern Thai Coconut Curry Noodle Soup With Chicken)

    Real-Deal Khao Soi Gai (Northern Thai Coconut Curry Noodle Soup With Chicken)

    Rich, creamy, and packed with uncompromising flavor from a slew of aromatics and shrimp paste, this classic Northern Thai soup combines tender braised chicken in a coconut-y curry broth with boiled and fried noodles. Our version is the real deal, str…
    - 10 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • newThe Ultimate Snickers Pie

    The Ultimate Snickers Pie

    This ice cream pie takes all of the flavors of our favorite Snickers bar and turns them into a chewy, creamy, peanut-y delight. A crisp, chocolate pie crust base stopped with a layer of chewy bittersweet chocolate caramel sauce, followed by a caramel…
    - 13 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 5:45am -
  • newGrilled Orange-Glazed Baby Back Ribs With Chile-Peanut Dust From 'The Big-Flavor Grill'

    Grilled Orange-Glazed Baby Back Ribs With Chile-Peanut Dust From 'The Big-Flavor Grill'

    Asian flavors seem to bring out the best in pork. So if you're working with a gorgeous rack of grilled baby back ribs, dousing them in gingery, orangey, soy sauce is a pretty great way to go, like in this recipe from The Big-Flavor Grill, by Chris Sc…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 11:05am -
  • newYum Jin Gai (Spicy Northern Thai-Style Chicken Soup)

    Yum Jin Gai (Spicy Northern Thai-Style Chicken Soup)

    Think of the best chicken soup you've had: steaming hot, rich, comforting, and soul-satisfying to the core. Now add to that the complex fragrance of fresh Thai herbs like lemongrass, galangal, a sweet shallots. And wait, we're not done yet! To that b…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 7:45am -

Simply Recipes

  • Chicken Parmesan

    Chicken Parmesan

    Oh how we love chicken parmesan—chicken cutlets, breaded and fried, smothered with tomato sauce, covered with Mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses, and baked until the cheese is bubbly and melts into every nook and cranny. Like its sister recipe, my…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 4:42pm -
  • Arizona Cheese Crisp

    Arizona Cheese Crisp

    I’ve been going through the Simply Recipes archives lately, updating recipes that seem a bit neglected and in need of a little love. Here’s one of my favorites from my mother—what she calls a “Sonoran Quesadilla,” known in Tucson, Ar…
    - 5 days ago, 6 Sep 14, 7:18pm -
  • Chicken with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

    Chicken with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

    Here is a family favorite for a weeknight dinner—chicken thighs, floured and browned and then baked, served with a creamy mushroom sauce. You can serve it with rice, or if you put it over egg noodles, you have something resembling a chicken stro…
    - 7 days ago, 4 Sep 14, 4:38pm -
  • Easy Poached Eggs

    Easy Poached Eggs

    Poaching eggs couldn’t be easier. It’s also a great low-calorie way to prepare eggs—you don’t need to use added fat to cook them, as you would with scrambled or fried eggs. Not only do eggs prepared this way make a great breakfast all on…
    - 9 days ago, 2 Sep 14, 6:50pm -
  • Blackberry Shortcake

    Blackberry Shortcake

    Who says strawberries have a monopoly on shortcake desserts? In serious denial regarding the end of August and the daylight hours that get shorter and shorter, I bought a huge basket of blackberries at the market today. I tossed them with a little…
    - 11 days ago, 31 Aug 14, 2:53pm -

5 Dollar Dinners

  • newErin Cooks with Kathie Lee & Hoda – Watch Now!

    Erin Cooks with Kathie Lee & Hoda – Watch Now!

    Today I was on the Today Show’s Kathie Lee and Hoda Hour and couldn’t be more thrilled that they had me on as a guest!  I was able to feature the following amazing recipes: Slow Cooker Black Bean & Corn Enchiladas Citrus Rosemary Roasted Chicken…
    - 1 hour ago, 11 Sep 14, 5:00pm -
  • newVegetable Pizza Burritos ~ Vegetarian Recipe

    Vegetable Pizza Burritos ~ Vegetarian Recipe

    Pizza? Burritos? I find that both of these meals win me big smiles from the family come dinner time. So I decided there was no reason not to combo them! This is a one-pot meal. (Yeah for fewer dishes!) Plus if you wrap the burritos individually in…
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 4:00pm -
  • newCheckout 51: Save on Fresh Blueberries, Bananas, and Yogurt

    Checkout 51: Save on Fresh Blueberries, Bananas, and Yogurt

    New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings on the following items: Bananas, any fresh = Cash back: 25¢ Blueberries, any fresh = Cash back: 25¢ Yogurt, any = Cash back: 25¢ Check out the free grocery app, Fav…
    - 9 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 9:39am -
  • newErin Scheduled to Appear on The Today Show’s Kathie Lee & Hoda THURSDAY Morning…

    Erin Scheduled to Appear on The Today Show’s Kathie Lee & Hoda THURSDAY Morning…

    Barring no major breaking news, I’m scheduled to appear live on Today Show’s Kathie Lee & Hoda hour on Thursday morning!!! Here is my to-do list from last night…..had to get this all finished before an early bedtime and ridiculously early fligh…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 12:30pm -
  • newPasta Salad with Artichokes, Olives, and Feta

    Pasta Salad with Artichokes, Olives, and Feta

    I love how the Mediterranean flavors whisk me away to another place. I’m not sure that other flavors do that…but these flavors put images of far away places into my mind. A friend recently visited Cinque Terre in Italy and boy-oh-boy were her pho…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Sep 14, 11:00am -

Food For My Family

  • Purslane and Soba Noodle Salad

    Purslane and Soba Noodle Salad

    A bright cold soba salad recipe with plenty of crunch from purslane, daikon radishes, bean sprouts, and fresh garden cucumbers. This salad wants to be front and center on your end-of-summer dinner table. Confessional. These photos are some of my favo…
    - 2 days ago, 9 Sep 14, 9:33am -
  • Lamb Kofte: The Make-Ahead Cook

    Lamb Kofte: The Make-Ahead Cook

    Spiced ground lamb is cooked kebab style in this kofte recipe and served with a creamy yogurt-garlic sauce.All day I’ve been rushing, my breath slightly faster than should be normal, trying to calm the racing thoughts. I’m attempting to pack in m…
    - 7 days ago, 4 Sep 14, 3:47pm -
  • Peach Raspberry Paletas {Ice Pops}

    Peach Raspberry Paletas {Ice Pops}

    Peaches and raspberries blend in these peach melba ice pops to make a perfect fruit paleta with a coconut water base.In the other room, there is a pet toad the size of a thimble that has escaped. I think. It is possible he has dug himself a hole, but…
    - 14 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 5:59pm -
  • 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…
    - 22 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,…
    - 42 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 3:52pm -

For the Love of Cooking

  • newLemony Spinach Sauté with Heirloom Tomatoes and Feta Cheese

    Lemony Spinach Sauté with Heirloom Tomatoes and Feta Cheese

    This is my new favorite way to make spinach. I loved the sweet heirloom tomatoes with the tangy lemon and salty feta. This side dish took just a couple of minutes to make and paired very nicely with the chicken and rice dishes I served it with. I am…
    - 20 hours ago, 10 Sep 14, 10:25pm -
  • newEgg & Avocado Open Faced Sandwich

    Egg & Avocado Open Faced Sandwich

    I wanted a healthy breakfast to start the day off right and to give me some extra energy for my workout at the gym. I grabbed a leftover piece of French bread and toasted it then spread some avocado over it followed by slices of hard boiled egg. I se…
    - 2 days ago, 9 Sep 14, 11:33pm -
  • Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

    Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

    I recently tried Baked (Hard Boiled) Eggs and loved the way they turned out. It was too hot to turn the oven on so I decided to try perfecting my boiling method. Normally, when I boil them, there always ends up being a bit of a green ring around the…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 11:02pm -
  • Asian Steak Tacos

    Asian Steak Tacos

    I first made these tacos while we were camping in Central Oregon and we all loved them so much I decided to make them again and share the recipe with you. I marinated the beef for two days and I am glad I did because it made the steak so flavorful! I…
    - 4 days ago, 7 Sep 14, 10:17pm -
  • Sole Piccata

    Sole Piccata

    I was recently at my grocery store where I buy all of my seafood and they had some fresh wild caught sole that looked delicious. I grabbed a pound and decided cook it piccata style. I saw a recipe on Simply Recipes that looked perfect. I adapted it a…
    - 7 days ago, 4 Sep 14, 10:48pm -

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…
    - 66 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…
    - 82 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…
    - 84 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…
    - 85 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 -

Food and Drinks on Flickr

Soft light
Soft light
- 4 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 2:33pm -
Glace vanille noix de pécan
Glace vanille noix de pécan
- 5 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 12:58pm -
Entremets griottes mousse amandes
Entremets griottes mousse amandes
- 5 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 12:58pm -
Tiramisu aux fraises
Tiramisu aux fraises
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Chocolate vanilla cake
Chocolate vanilla cake
- 7 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 11:30am -
no-bake cake with coffee cream
no-bake cake with coffee cream
- 7 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 11:26am -
Almond Cherry Cheesecake
Almond Cherry Cheesecake
- 7 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 11:24am -
no-bake cake with coffee cream
no-bake cake with coffee cream
- 7 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 11:23am -
Almond Cherry Cheesecake
Almond Cherry Cheesecake
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The Apple Girl
The Apple Girl
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Confettura di pesche rosse e bianche - Peach jam-
Confettura di pesche rosse e bianche - Peach jam-
- 11 hours ago, 11 Sep 14, 7:00am -
Rice Beef Bowl
Rice Beef Bowl
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