| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:54 AM
It seems there is nothing Dana Goodyear won't put in her mouth. Pig ears, beef hearts, crickets, stink bugs and ox penis are just a few of the things she knowingly chews up and swallows.
In her new book, "Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Unlike other ratings websites that offer guidance in planning a vacation or buying a car, Yelp cuts straight to the heart of everyday life.
Across much of the globe, Yelp.com has emerged as the go-to website for finding customer reviews of restaurants,...
| Nov 20, 2013
Let's not cook and say we did. If you're hosting or attending a family Thanksgiving—or the buddies-only version, Friendsgiving—dinner this year, that might be what you're thinking about now. If the idea of brining your own turkey or bringing a...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Name of owner: Christy Kabbani
Name of business: Two Mothers Foods, 1659 N. Route 59, Naperville
Describe what you do: Health is our focus. We're an in-house cafe that seats 12 and also provides catering, custom meals,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Ethan Brown held up one of his ready-to-eat vegetarian chicken strips and peeled off stringy strands that mimicked the moist meat of the real thing.
"That's the beauty. That's absolutely everything," said Brown, founder of Beyond Meat, admiring the...
| Nov 20, 2013
A graphic designer and photographer as well as a writer and cook, Joseph Shuldiner has crafted a magnificent-looking cookbook, "Pure Vegan" (Chronicle Books, $29.95). Scores of gorgeous, full-page, color photos highlight sophisticated, globally influenced...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Michelle Pfeiffer revealed an interesting tidbit over the weekend: She was once unwittingly a member of a cult.
Pfeiffer told the Daily Telegraph's Sunday magazine, Stella, that as an up-and-coming actress, around age 20, she'd fallen in with a Los...
| Nov 20, 2013
The American story is usually told through battles, ballots and bravado, not the biscuits, briskets and beans cooked up by generations of cooks. That situation is being rectified thanks to a series of historic cookbooks, drink guides and housekeeping...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:40 PM
HAVE YOUR CHOCOLATE AND DRINK IT, TOO
1 Chocolate lovers can explore amazing tastes and unusual treats at the Allentown Brew Works' Chocolate Festival 5-8 p.m. Saturday.
Among the offerings will be assorted craft beers containing chocolate (like...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
They often arrived, especially at first, with a certain swagger. Two Lakers, a Boston Celtic and, once, an entire pro team from China among them.
On the sidewalk outside, passersby sometimes stopped to peer through the windows of the Marina del Rey...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Mike Tyson made an unexpected splash on Broadway last year with his one-man show, "The Undisputed Truth," directed by Spike Lee, written by Tyson's wife, Kiki, and inspired by Chazz Palminteri's "A Bronx Tale." A film version of the play, taped this...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:52 AM
32 S.E. Second Ave., Delray Beach, 561-274-7258, Salt7.com
This flashy restaurant with a wraparound lounge in Worthing Park off bustling Atlantic Avenue has revamped its menu for the first time since opening more than a year ago.
"We began our...