| May 13, 2013
| 9:20 PM
I do not have a revolutionary approach to peanut butter cookies to offer you. I am not an advocate of the three-ingredient approach: In my book, it's not a cookie unless it has flour in it.
Putting aside such radicalism, there are only a few...
| Nov 16, 2012
When the news of Wendell Smothers' death got around this week, many very sad people in the Tribune newsroom described him with the word "fixture."
From behind a big reception desk in the fourth-floor lobby, for more years than most of us can remember,...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:39 AM
6 Tbs heavy whipping cream
7 oz Premium Semi Sweet Hershey's Chocolate Cheesecake (deeply chilled) cut into 1"x1" cubes (We suggest The Cheesecake Factory "Original," White...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Salted Caramel Brownies, from Barefoot Contessa Foolproof: Recipes You Can Trust by Ina Garten
1/2 pound (2 sticks) unsalted butter
8 ounclus 6 ounces Hershey's semisweet chocolate chips
3 ounces unsweetened chocolate
3 extra-large eggs
1 1/2 tablespoons...
| May 15, 2012
I read a small article in the Tribune food section about apple slices and it reminded of an article from several years ago about Dressel's chocolate whipped cream cake. In it, there was mention that a baker from Dressel's was working on a recipe to...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:07 PM
When the family first visited Hershey in the early 1970s, there was a rich aroma of chocolate from the candy plant near the intersection of Cocoa Avenue and East Chocolate Avenue, decorated with streetlights that looked like big Hershey Kisses.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:46 AM
MORNING NEWS POLL: Will the unemployment rate factor into your vote on Tuesday?
MIDDAY NEWS POLL: If it's proven that Hershey's uses forced child labor, would you stop eating the company's chocolate?
NEWS AT NINE POLL:...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:56 PM
It's a bittersweet day for Hershey's iconic chocolate factory.
The Derry Township Design Review Board voted four to two Monday night to approve a petition from the Hershey Company to demolish 1.1 million square feet of the old plant.
"We can do...
| Aug 23, 2012
Before Charles N. Huggins began working at See's Candies in 1951 as a manager in the company's packing department in San Francisco, his favorite candies were black licorice and, thanks to his World War II service as a paratrooper, Hershey's chocolate....
| Jun 12, 2012
Q: Can you direct me to where I can find a brownie-type recipe from the 1950s that was made with chopped dates? It is a childhood favorite I used to make with my Aunt Anne. She is long passed away.
I think it was a Hershey recipe? I have looked at...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:13 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A food-tasting panel has declared a confection called spaghetti and meatballs ice cream the signature food of this year's Indiana State Fair.
The dish made by Monroe Concessions bested such offerings as micro beer cheese sauce...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:50 AM
(Reuters) - Hershey Co made nutritional claims for its chocolate syrups that do not meet regulatory guidelines, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.
In a warning letter to the company dated February 14, made public on Tuesday, the FDA said the...