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  • Perfect holiday gift: Glenfarclas Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
    Perfect holiday gift: Glenfarclas Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
    This is the time of year when you'll be invited to homes, office parties, neighborhood get-togethers. Why not begin the celebration off right, with a special beverage that's a conversation starter? That's what you'll have with...
  • Reasons to be thankful to be a Miami resident over Thanksgiving
    10 Reasons to be grateful to be a Miami resident over the Thanksgiving holiday
    While the Miami Dining Examiner can be a little envious of friends leaving for northern climates over Thanksgiving, there are plenty of reasons to rejoice over staying put in the 305.Here are some of the many reasons it's great to be a Miami...
  • General American Donut Company
    General American Donut Company
    Few things on this planet are worth getting up early for on the weekend. They include: English Premier League Soccer, getting the first picks at the Broad Ripple Farmer’s Market, and of course, doughnuts. The General American Donut Company,...
  • Mangalitsa pigs at work cleaning weeds
    LA Chefs’ Suppliers – Winkler Wooly Pigs Farm Part 1 of 3
    WInkler Wooly Pigs Farm in Windsor, California, with the recent arrival of Red Mangalitsa pigs from Hungary via the Netherlands, now has three distinct breeds of Mangalitsa: Red Mangalitsa, Blonde Mangalitsa, and Swallow Belly Mangalitsa. Tim...
  • Best in Chow Turkey Wars Toronto
    'Best in Chow' settling ‘Turkey Wars Toronto’ on Cooking Channel
    On tonight’s Cooking Channel episode of “Best in Chow” comedic host Cris Nannarone went to Toronto, Canada to find their best Christmas turkey. Cris took his winning personality and love for people to search for the best...
  • My favorite Thanksgiving dish
    My favorite Thanksgiving dish
    There are a zillion recipes available for those seeking a twist to the traditional Thanksgiving dishes or for some that seek guidance in cooking. To add to this information, here is the most requested dish that this writer receives practically...
  • Surf city vintners bazaar
    Thanksgiving weekend wine tasting & holiday shopping in Santa Cruz & Carmel
    I've got details on two wine and holiday shopping events worth checking out this holiday weekend: one in Santa Cruz, and one in Carmel Valley.Santa CruzSurf City Vintners is hosting an art, wine and gift bazaar on Friday afternoon in Westside...
  • Second State
    Where to dine this long weekend
    It’s a long weekend! Enjoy your time off work by dining at one of the following venues:BREAKFAST:The Coupe: Want to have a relaxing breakfast with friends or family? Head to The Coupe, where the coffee is great and the breakfast fare has...
  • 150 Best Dips & Salsas
    150 Best Recipes for Dips & Salsa
    Looking for great appetizer recipes or a unique cookbook for a foodie friend? ? I think I may have just the right book for you. 150 Best Dips & Salsas by Judith Finlayson and Jordan Wagman brings a quick, easy and upscale mix to your appetizer...
  • Hakkasan Beverly Hills
    Hakkasan Beverly Hills- Chinese fine dining at its finest!
    When you hear the name Hakkasan, images of the hottest nightclub in Las Vegas may conjure up in your mind, but Hakkasan actually began as a fine dining Chinese restaurant in London in 2001. Since then, it has expanded around the world to locations...
  • Little Bucharest Bistro
    Five Chicago restaurants that have been cooking for 30 years or more
    Everyone knows that Chicago's restaurant scene is stellar, however, your favorite eatery can be here today and a Walgreens tomorrow. Staying power is elusive in the restaurant business but there are a handful of Chicago restaurants that...
  • D Bar Restaurant re-opening brings sweet anticipation
    D Bar Restaurant re-opening brings sweet anticipation
    Denver's popular D Bar Restaurant is re-opening at its new location in Uptown this week. Located in the One City Block apartment building on 19th and Pennsylvania, just a short walk from the 16th Street Mall, D Bar is delicious dining at it...
  • ‘Restaurant Redemption’ helps Kirakuya Sake in New York City
    ‘Restaurant Redemption’ helps Kirakuya Sake in New York City
    Tonight's Cooking Channel episode of Restaurant Redemption brings chef Ching-He Huang to Korea Town in New York City, New York to help revive a failing restaurant.Ching visited Kirakuya Sake and met with May Cho, who after twelve years of...
  • 2014 fast food top 20: 5 - 1
    2014 fast food top 20: 5 - 1
    The top 5. The coveted accolades of every fast food franchise. The academy awards of fast food. More excessive anticipation, dramatic buildup, etc. What does this final grouping reveal? Well, for the first time ever...yes, I said ever, McDonald&...
  • Delicious Monte Cristo
    List of best Monte Cristo sandwiches in Los Angeles
    The Monte Cristo Sandwich - when prepared authentically it delivers more carbs, calories, and fat grams than a 12 course French Laundry tasting menu. It's the robust entrée that bends the needle off the blood glucose chart.Some consider it the...