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A taste test for drinking water? They can be surprisingly different

A taste test for drinking water? They can be surprisingly different

BROOKSVILLEThey brought it in glass carboys, in jars, in 2-liter bottles. It stacked up at the entrance to the auditorium, some of it just slightly murky but most of it crystal clear.Water. For more than 15 years the members of Region IV Florida Sect...
Published: 04/18/18

From the food editor: Homemade biscuits make the meal

Raise your hand if you have leftover Easter ham in your freezer. Yeah, me too. Itís not every day I pick up a large cured ham at the supermarket, so when holidays come around that call for the pork centerpiece, I always try to think of at least three...
Published: 04/10/18
A chat with cookbook author Von Diaz, who blends Puerto Rican and Southern cooking in ĎCoconuts and Collardsí

A chat with cookbook author Von Diaz, who blends Puerto Rican and Southern cooking in ĎCoconuts and Collardsí

When her family moved from Puerto Rico to Atlanta, writer and radio producer Von Diaz traded plantains, roast pork and malta for grits, fried chicken and sweet tea. In her debut cookbook, Coconuts and Collards, published in March, Diaz, who now lives...
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The joy of cooking with peanut butter: 6 recipes that show off its versatility

The joy of cooking with peanut butter: 6 recipes that show off its versatility

Peanut butter is my religion. George Washington Carver is my prophet.I think we can all agree that peanut butter is the most perfect food ever invented. It is the ultimate expression of manís genius, a spreadable utopia that covers our sins, brings h...
Updated one month ago
Three ways to use up celery after you buy it for this Chicken Thigh Jambalaya

Three ways to use up celery after you buy it for this Chicken Thigh Jambalaya

Of all the ingredients you buy, use for one purpose and then never touch again, celery is king. Even during Thanksgiving and Christmas, when celery usage is at an annual high, I rarely use the entire package you must buy at the store. I was reminded ...
Updated one month ago
Wicked Chickenís Deviled Eggs food truck and caterer crafts creative deviled egg flavors

Wicked Chickenís Deviled Eggs food truck and caterer crafts creative deviled egg flavors

Kimchi and deviled eggs donít really go together. Neither do pepperoni pizza and deviled eggs, or Thai red curry and deviled eggs, or tacos and deviled eggs. Right?Wrong, says Karl Mohler.Owner and chef de cuisine of Wicked Chickenís Deviled Eggs, a ...
Updated one month ago
Tips for making devilishly good deviled eggs

Tips for making devilishly good deviled eggs

Karl Mohler of the Wicked Chickenís Deviled Eggs food truck and catering service doesnít keep all of his secrets to himself. Heís full of cooking advice and will dole it out willingly. Here are some of his tips for making deviled eggs, plus a few of ...
Updated one month ago
Recipes you can make for Passover or Easter

Recipes you can make for Passover or Easter

Spring is officially here, and with it comes two food-centric holidays: Passover and Easter. The first, a Jewish holiday that begins Friday and runs through April 7, commemorates the Israelites escaping slavery in ancient Egypt and involves the prepa...
Updated one month ago
From the food editor: Re-creating Grandmaís stuffed cabbage recipe

From the food editor: Re-creating Grandmaís stuffed cabbage recipe

When we say that holidays like Easter, which is Sunday, and Passover, which begins Friday, are all about food, what weíre really saying is theyíre all about tradition, and the dishes we craft lovingly each year that remind us of holidays past.There i...
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The facts about farmed salmon you wish you didnít know

The facts about farmed salmon you wish you didnít know

A couple years ago, salmon passed tuna as the most popular fish in the United States. Our doctors have told us to eat more of it; our fitness and diet regimens have put it in heavy menu rotation.The problem is not all salmon is created equal. More th...
Updated one month ago