Some big-name SC chefs, all military veterans, will cook a meal for a cause

cusineSome big-name SC chefs, all military veterans, will cook a meal for a cause
Brandon Velie is the chef and owner of Juniper restaurant in Ridge Spring. He is also a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, having served four years as a cook after entering the military at age 18. Velie will partner with other military veteran chefs – some with …
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Nonprofit that helps aspiring chefs fund school partners with Norfolk restaurant for event
At a fundraiser called Elementum, Norfolk restaurant Toast will showcase fine arts and fine cuisine. Via the Crop Foundation, the event will benefit the peers of the people who created the menu for it: high school students. “Half of them can cook better …
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Flour + Water, Hawker Fare Chefs Popping Up at Stones Throw and More A.M Intel
Chef Carlos Altamirano (Parada) is bringing two new Peruvian eateries to the East Bay, the first of which is the fast-casual Paradita, coming to the Emeryville Public Market. Expect organic salads, grilled anticuchos (meat skewers), traditional Peruvian …
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Survey: Consumers want more seafood in restaurants

Survey: Consumers want more seafood in restaurants
Many Americans would like to see more seafood on restaurant menus, and they’d rather it be wild than farm-raised, according to a study recently conducted on consumer attitudes toward fish and seafood by Datassential for the Alaska Seafood Marketing …
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Peruvian Seafood Stew with Cilantro Broth
Spicy, fragrant Cilantro Broth is the delicious base of this flavorful Peruvian Seafood Stew. Those of you who have been here a while will probably already guess how versatile this soup can be, even to the point of substituting the seafood itself.
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Korean Seafood Ramen Recipe & Video
Today I’m sharing super simple recipe that pretty much fool proof! It’s instant ramen noodles recipe! Don’t judge the recipe yet though! I had this memorable & delicious seafood ramen at Busan, South Korea while I was traveling the country.
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Best of Houston: Tex-Mex restaurants

Best of Houston: Tex-Mex restaurants
Texas is known for its Tex-Mex food, and Houston is no exception. Houston-area residents have various opinions on which Tex-Mex restaurant is the best, but one thing’s for sure: There are more than enough options throughout the Houston area! We asked our …
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Tex-Mex Hash Breakfast Casserole
I’m super into enchilada sauce this week. I don’t really know why. Everything that’s coming to my brain includes enchilada sauce. I usually make my own enchilada sauce but thought I’d try out El Pato enchilada sauce this time. Holy crap, did you …
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5 Rules of Tex-Mex, According to The Homesick Texan
What’s not to love about Tex-Mex? The Lone Star State’s take on comfort food is saucy, cheesy, and all-around awesome — even if it is sometimes misunderstood. To help clear up what real Tex-Mex is and how to guarantee Tex-Mex success in your home kitchen …
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Ten Healthy Italian Recipes

Ten Healthy Italian Recipes
Italian food is much more than just mounds of melty cheese and crispy sausage. Roasted veggies, lots of herbs, lean meats, healthy oils, and a lemony finish is the foundation of many traditional Italian dishes. And you don’t have to lose all the cheese …
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Good News Friday: Food food and more food marks this week’s best news
When God closed a door on an Italian restaurant a window of opportunity opened for Guatemalan entrepreneurs. An interesting food event occurs Friday, April 21 when Mike Rossi visits his old restaurant on Morris Ave. for the grand opening of Tikal.
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Bill Zacharkiw A good food and wine pairing involves simple logic
Understanding wine is complicated, but finding the right food pairing is even more of a conundrum for … but all I had lying around that was Italian was a Soave. And it worked perfectly.
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Latest Celebrity Chefs News

Are You a Talented Chef? Represent Japan and Join This Global Chef Competition!
Some of the popular cooking schools in Japan are Le Cordon Bleu Tokyo, a school that trains its chefs in classic and traditional French cuisine, and Hattori Nutrition College (服部栄養専門学校), a school very famous for its participation in Iron …
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Letter From the Editor: No Celebrity Chefs, Please
Before turning back east, I stopped off in Seattle for 25 years during a period when the Emerald City seemed closer to Tokyo than New York. I remember learning from two Asahi Shimbun newspaper reporters of a TV show sweeping up in Japan called “Iron Chef.”
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Celebrity Chef Tour returns to Savannah Food and Wine Festival with major celebrities, local talent
One of the highlights of the Savannah Food and Wine Festival is the James Beard Foundation Celebrity Chef Tour dinner. The event features James Beard award-winning and nominated chefs creating culinary delights paired with world class wines. The event also …
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Latest Vegetarian News

A Vegetarian Thanksgiving Table
Delicious no-meat recipes for your holiday table. View our Vegetarian Thanksgiving recipe gallery from 2012 and the ones from 2011 and 2010. Every year, Well goes vegetarian for Thanksgiving to celebrate the fall harvest and the delicious vegetable dishes …
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This Is What A BJP Leader Is Doing To Turn A Madhya Pradesh Town Completely Vegetarian
It seems a BJP leader in Madhya Pradesh got really inspired by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Days after the Uttar Pradesh government cracked down on meat shops, leading to a shut down of a large number of slaughter houses– a BJP leader …
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Vegetarian diet may reduce risk of early death
Vegetarians rejoice: Cutting meat out of your diet may have lowered your risk of an untimely death. A new study of more than 70,000 people showed that vegetarian diets were linked to lower death rates when compared to meat-eaters. The research was …
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Caramel Pecan French Toasted Angel Food Cake

Caramel Pecan French Toasted Angel Food Cake
Who doesn’t love bread fried in butter – right? French toast is one of my favorite breakfast foods (second only to Belgian waffles) and I especially enjoy thinking up new ways to serve it. This recipe is so easy because you start with ready-made angel food …
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This 200-Year-Old Map Tells You Where All Your Favorite French Foods Come From
Detail-rich printed maps may have fallen out of favor as eyes increasingly shift from paper to screens, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still some very very cool maps out there that can’t be replicated on Google. Behold: the Gastronomical Map of …
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French Food Recipes
The French loved olive oil, garlic, fish, and fresh vegetables long before they were touted as key foods in healthy living. Try our classic French recipes that your whole family will enjoy. Try our salad nicoise or our coq au vin blanc tonight. From the …
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Latest Italian Foods News

Tracing Austin’s Italian Food Boom
In Austin, new types of cuisine tend to arrive in distinct waves, as if savvy restaurateurs all had the same great idea at once. Ramen, fusion tacos, or New American small plates all had their predictable moment, but our city’s recent saturation of Italian …
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Food Expert Lou Di Palo: How To Eat, Drink Like An Italian
Chef Daniel Boulud calls Lou Di Palo one of the seven wonders of New York. Boulud, owner of the black heels and ties restaurant named after himself on the Upper East Side, likes a good food story. Especially when your name is attached to it. Di Palo is …
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A Timeline of Italian Food in Minnesota
This timeline made possible by underwriting from Sunrise Market in St. Paul. Traditionally, Minnesota’s ethnic breakdown was often conflated with immigration from Scandinavian and Germanic countries. And why not? Surely, when the Janssons and Engstroms …
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Wine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more

Wine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more
Tuesday, Nov. 8: Huth & Harris Wine Merchants will hold a tasting of six wines from Purple Feet Distributors with appetizers 7-9 p.m. It’s $ 40. H2 is at 221 Court St., Medina. Registration required; click here. Wednesday, Nov. 9: Colonial Wine and Beverage …
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Food and wine tastings
Amistad, 4255 A1A South, Suite 10 (Seaside Plaza), offers complimentary wine tasting every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 547-2446.
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REGION: Industry praise for farmers market wine tasting bill
• Rules added to appease critics limit tasters to one 3-ounce pour and only one winery is allowed per farmers market • Inland farmers market operators expect to start getting applications from small wineries in the Temecula Valley Wine Country New …
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5 trendy health foods that aren’t worth your money

5 trendy health foods that aren’t worth your money
From acai bowls and bone broth, food trends come and go. More often than not, the of-the-moment foods can set you back a pretty penny too. So which are worth it? Whether it’s just overpriced or overrated, here are five food trends you may want to think …
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Five health-enhancing foods that don’t even seem like health foods: Mustard, cole slaw and more
(NaturalNews) When observing the typical diet of American … Mustard products — even conventional products from non-health-food companies — are still very healthful to consume. You can also make your own mustard using nothing more than a Vita-Mix …
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10 Health Foods With More Sugar Than a Coke
Popular “health foods” are sneaky sources of sugar. As far as you’re concerned, you’re having a pretty healthy day. You start off with a glass of orange juice and a bowl of whole-grain cereal. By mid-morning, when you’ve got the munchies …
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