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From Scratch: Stomp your way to a superfood

10/29/2014 08:38 AM EDT
Years ago, before refrigeration, our great-grandparents weren't able to run to the supermarket to buy overpriced containers of yogurt containing probiotics, the friendly microorganisms that contribute to our intestinal health. 
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A grown-up take on Rice Krispies Treats
10/29/2014 12:15 AM EDT - To be honest, I had no idea about Rice Krispies Treats. That is, I certainly knew of them, but I'd never made them. Full Story

Reduce sugar, rely on zest for sweetness
10/29/2014 12:08 AM EDT - When it comes to sweets, I have a surprising trick up my sleeve. And the best part about it? It probably won't cost you a penny because most likely you already have it, but throw it in the trash. Full Story

Your guide to a memorable Yorktoberfest
10/23/2014 12:39 AM EDT - For craft beer connoisseurs, beer festivals offer an ideal opportunity to sample new offerings without shelling out the often high cost of limited-availability brews. Full Story

Pumpkin and caramel spice up cinnamon buns
10/23/2014 12:27 AM EDT - A pumpkin pie. Rolled up in a cinnamon bun. Do we have your attention yet? Full Story

Pumpkin Fest promises plenty of fun at Central Market
10/23/2014 12:25 AM EDT - Pumpkins for decorating, pumpkin-flavored goodies for all ages — even pumpkin bones for your pooch: Central Market's Pumpkin Fest celebrates the harvest season with activities and specials. Full Story

Wasabi Ginger wins the potato chip war
10/23/2014 12:23 AM EDT - NEW YORK — America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips. Frito-Lay says Wasabi Ginger won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out the coffee-flavored chips and the two other finalists — Mango Salsa and Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese. Full Story

From Scratch: Rich, spicy gingerbread tastes like autumn
10/14/2014 07:28 PM EDT - I like to eat with the seasons. When the weather turns cool, it's time for foods that remind me of autumn. Full Story

Freekeh: The grain you'll be eating when quinoa becomes passe
10/14/2014 11:04 PM EDT - Growing up in the Midwest, I ate a lot of meat and potatoes. Back then, white rice was an acceptable alternative to fancy things up, and asking for things like couscous and quinoa would've gotten you a blank stare from the grocer. Full Story

Lean beans stretch fall favorite
10/14/2014 06:23 PM EDT - Picture this: after a long day at the office (or at the kids' soccer field) you are greeted at home by the heady aroma of a steamy, meaty stew. Full Story

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  • (Julie Falsetti photo)
    From Scratch: Stomp your way to a superfood

    Years ago, before refrigeration, our great-grandparents weren't able to run to the supermarket to buy overpriced containers of yogurt containing probiotics, the friendly microorganisms that contribute to our intestinal health. Full Story