I have nothing but tough love for those who claim they can’t cook a pot of rice. Quit acting so helpless. Cook the rice. If you screw it up, consider what went wrong and adjust. Like you do when making a sandwich. Which is much easier to screw up than a pot of rice.
With Americans drinking more light beer than ever, Anheuser-Busch is giving them another option with the nationwide release of Budweiser Select.
Liberal House Democrats are pleading with Vice President Kamala Harris to ignore the ruling of the Senate's parliamentarian and decide that the $15 federal minimum wage can stay in the Covid relief package during Senate floor debate this week.
Senate Democrats decided Sunday to abandon an alternative proposal to penalize companies for not providing a $15 minimum wage to their employees, the latest indication that boosting the federal minimum wage in this Congress remains an extremely tall order, according to a person involved in t…
Indian cuisine is known for being spicy. While not all regions of India prepare meals that make diners sweat, those that do tend to inspire devotion among foodies who want to test the limits of their spicy food tolerance.
Pancakes are a beloved breakfast food. Fluffy and filling, pancakes can be soaked in syrup and/or topped with any number of fruits or nuts. Pancakes also can be turned into delicious desserts when paired with ice cream and other treats.
When I see ahi tuna on a menu, I almost always order. For years, I had pondered the idea of attempting to prepare it at home. Let me say, "If I can, YOU can."
For years, I had thought about cooking a rabbit. I searched through my cookbook collection and found this recipe of Emeril Lagasse for Rabbit Fricassee.
I have always lived among the Irish. I grew up in Boston, a legendary Celtic hub, and settled in Missoula, Montana, 100 miles downstream from America’s most Irish city per capita: Butte. I used to credit my affinity for that feisty tribe to this coincidental geographic overlap, but now I see…
PepsiCo isn't joining the hard seltzer trend just yet. But it wants to be part of your at-home cocktail experience with a new line of mixers.
If a steaming bowl of soup strikes you as the ultimate in old-fashioned comfort, you've got plenty of company. Soup is one of the world's oldest and most universal foods, said Janet Clarkson, author of the book "Soup: A Global History."
I like this recipe because it calls for only a half-cup of chocolate chips and two eggs. (My other favorite brownie recipe uses 5 eggs and 2 whole chocolate bars. That's a recipe for another day.)
Grilled cheese may be a staple of many children’s diets, but with the substitution of different cheeses for the traditional cheddar or American and the inclusion of other ingredients, grilled cheese can enjoy a gourmet, adult makeover.
Everyone seems to love fried chicken sandwiches. But how about a fried chicken sandwich on a taco? Taco Bell is making that dream come true with its new Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco.
I don’t know who came up with the Taco Tuesday idea, but that creative name branding has become a household phrase. Today, I’m going to share two of our favorites.
These very rich, very decadent brownies with a not-quite-grown-up flavor appeal to most grown-ups. As a variation, you can make hazelnut crunch brownies by substituting 2 cups hazelnut meal plus 1/2 teaspoon salt for the peanut butter.
While the focus of a tasty recipe is often on the finished product, no delicious dish could be crafted without the necessary ingredients. Cornmeal is a versatile ingredient that’s used in a wide range of dishes, from pizza to desserts to much, much more.
Wendy's is heating up the fried chicken sandwich wars — quite literally this time. The newest entrant into the poultry clash is a Jalapeño Popper Sandwich, a spicy spin on the classic.
The pandemic has both closed the world and in a way, opened it up. While it's difficult to meet up in person for workshops and classes, we can participate virtually, getting an online education to earn a degree, improve skills for career advancement or, like I will on Feb. 25, learn all abou…
When NASA's Perseverance rover goes through the "seven minutes of terror" to land itself on Mars February 18, you can sit back, watch the NASA coverage and relax.
In the middle of the night, partway through a cross-country drive, I unfolded myself from the driver’s seat at another random gas station. The rig and I both needed fuel.
Fried food is a staple for many Americans, but regularly eating foods such as french fries, fried chicken, mozzarella sticks, hushpuppies, etc., can increase your change of having a major cardiovascular problem, according to a new study.
McDonald's has heard the complaints and is bringing back the fan-favorite Hi-C Orange drink after a nearly four-year absence from soda fountains.
Popeyes wants to build off the success of its wildly popular fried chicken sandwich with a fish version that it hopes will attract as many fans in the pandemic.
France. Chocolate. Dessert. Each of these things are often associated with romance and love. Put these three elements together on Valentine’s Day and the result is sure to please.
The month of February has a few important events to celebrate. In the United States, one such event is Presidents’ Day, which this year will be observed on Monday, February 15. Presidents’ Day honors both George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two influential presidents who were born in February.
I’ve received many emails inquiring what my family’s favorite dishes are. This week, I decided I’d share them with you. I asked my husband and two (adult) children for their all-time favorites. Here we go!
Exercising regularly, getting enough sleep and practicing relaxation techniques are some of the most popular ways to reduce stress, but there are also some foods you can add to your diet that can help as well.