• Allred’s Recognized by Wine Spectator Magazine

    16 hours ago.

    Local restaurant is recipient of 2014 “Best of Award of Excellence” Time to raise a glass to Allred’s restaurants  for their recent recognition from Wine Spectator magazine for a 2014 Best of Award of Excellence honor. A 10-year winner of the Award…

  • These Fruits Were Made for Grilling

    4 days ago.

      Martha Rose Shulman, an American cookbook author, cooking teacher and food columnist for The New York Times offers up her experience and recipes for grilling fruit. On the Fourth of July, before the meat and fish hit the grill,…

  • 40 Beers to Put on Your Bucket List

    5 days ago.

    Maggie Hoffman, the Founder and Senior Editor at Serious Eats and an admitted beer fanatic, has compiled a list of 40 beers to put on your bucket list. When it comes to beer, we all have our go-to bottles. But…

  • Throwing a 4th of July Bash? Here Are 7 Summer Sides That Will Make Everyone Happy

    3 weeks ago.

    Throwing a 4th of July bash?  Here are several excerpts from an article in the Food Network's Healthy Eats Blog by Abigail Libers who notes: "You’ll likely be faced with a barrage of requests from friends who are gluten-free, dairy-free,…

  • 10 Absinthes You Should Be Drinking

    3 weeks ago.

    Emma Janzen, a freelance drinks writer and photographer, discovers and reviews her 10 favorite absinthes in this post in the Serious Eats website. Which absinthe should you buy? It depends if you want traditional or new wave... Absinthe is one…

  • Want to drink like a founding father? Pour some cider, Madeira, whiskey and more

    4 weeks ago.

    It's Wine Festival week here in Telluride, so why not as Michelle Locke, an Associated Press writer puts it, pour some cider, Madeira, whiskey and wine and drink like our founding fathers. You know George Washington and John Hancock as…

  • 7 Sexy Wine Facts That Will Make Your Date Fall for You

    4 weeks ago.

    This is Wine Festival Week here in Telluride, so why not some sexy wine facts from The Daily Meal... Uncorked and shared between two potential lovers, wine — particularly red wine, the color of love — is a very sexy drink.…

  • The Food Safety Movement Grows Tall

    4 weeks ago.

    Here are several excerpts from a blog post by consumer advocate, lawyer and author Ralph Nader about the growth of the food safety movement. Let us celebrate today the latest initiatives of our nation's growing food safety movement. Across the…

  • Telluride Wine Festival: Miller & More

    4 weeks ago.

    Any self-respecting poet of pinot can rattle off a list of reasons why grape is good. For starters, wine complements and enhances the taste of food. “I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food,” W.C. Fields.…

  • 6 DIY Versions of Store-Bought Snacks

    1 month ago.

    Here's some healthy Do It Yourself (DIY) food snacks from Foodlets.com*: Having kids means having snacks on hand. Try these can’t-miss recipes for homemade versions of supermarket favorites like granola bars, graham crackers, cereal bars and cheddar cheese crackers. They’re…

  • Grilled Thai Spice Chicken Sliders

    1 month ago.

    Here's something scrumptious from Telluride Local, Marla Meridith, the creator, editor, food stylist, photographer and go-to gal for Family Fresh Cooking. These Thai Spice Chicken Sliders were polished off in minutes. OK, maybe seconds. Looking for an amazing Father’s Day or July 4th recipe for…

  • Being Happy With Sugar

    1 month ago.

    James Hamblin, MD and Senior Editor at The Atlantic, debunks the popular media claims that sugar is toxic and discusses what to make of the intense disagreement about the recommendations to replace table sugar with high-fructose corn syrup with "natural"…

  • You Don't Need a Grill to Cook a Great Steak!

    1 month ago.

    Just in case not everyone is vegen, here is something From Tips From The Kitchn: "For years I was convinced that the only way to cook a great steak, and well, most types of meat, was on the grill. And since…

  • 8 Fun Facts About Avocados

    2 months ago.

    Avocado Spread European sailors on their way to the New World used avocados in place of butter. Avocado Varieties There are more than 80 varieties of avocados. The most common is the year-round Hass avocado, whose original mother tree still…

  • Favorite Ways to Cook Chicken

    2 months ago.

    Chicken's universal appeal is pretty logical: It can be roasted or braised, fried or grilled, cooked whole or nuggeted and dipped in ketchup. Plus, we love that it's a blank canvas for flavor, just as happy bathed in lemon and…

  • When “Good” Food Is Bad

    2 months ago.

    If you, like me, try to consume as many “good” foods as possible and eat healthfully, you will want to read this blog  published in up wave.com. You’ve proudly switched your morning bacon, egg and cheese biscuit to a slice of…