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  • Was James Beard the Jolly Green Giant?

    Was James Beard the Jolly Green Giant?
    Q: I really did enjoy everyone celebrating Julia Child's birthday. But, I do remember another chef that was on television before her, James Beard. I remember seeing his cooking shows and I guess there are no tapes or films that were saved, or maybe...
  • Cookbook of American chef James Beard to be released

    Cookbook of American chef James Beard to be released
    America’s passion for fine food took a huge leap forward in the 20th century through the work of two special cooks, Julia Child and James Beard. Child has gotten her due of late with the 2009 film, “Julie & Julia,” and a recent WHRO-...
  • Food critic, chef saw life as a feast

    Food critic, chef saw life as a feast
    Corn dogs. It was the only type of cuisine that our mother, former Gossiping Gourmet columnist Elle Harrow, could not cook. We were about 7 and 14 years old, respectively, and every morning, she would ask us what we'd want for dinner that evening. "Corn...
  • Hungry For Entertainment? Food, Reality Stars Hit The Touring Circuit

    Hungry For Entertainment? Food, Reality Stars Hit The Touring Circuit
    When Ina Garten looks out from center stage at a live presentation, she sees an audience of hundreds of eager faces, hungry to share an in-person experience with the food star known as "The Barefoot Contessa." Garten, who comes to Hartford's Bushnell...
  • Best-sellers

    Best-sellers
    HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn (Crown, $25). Nick is the No. 1 suspect in his beautiful wife's disappearance, but could this golden boy really have killed his beloved? Last week: 1 2. "The Inn at Rose Harbor" by Debbie Macomber...
  • Wine, Women & Mark

    Wine, Women & Mark
    Wine, Women & Mark Most of our current members have been with the club since the beginning, a little more than seven years ago. We have one faithful male member, hence the title of our book club. We are in Darien. We meet once a month at a member's...
  • September 13: Author - Bob Spitz, Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child

    September 13: Author - Bob Spitz, Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child
    Bob Spitz To purchase a copy of the book: Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child Event: Tonight 7:00 p.m. Lake Villa Library  1001 E. Grand Avenue Lake Villa www.bobspitz.com/
  • Local goes from top-notch restaurants to her own cooking school

    Local goes from top-notch restaurants to her own cooking school
    For some, a spatula and a pan are merely decorative objects in the kitchen. Katie Averill wants to change that and help people ditch the takeout and learn how to cook. Averill, a Laguna Beach resident who has nearly 20 years of experience opening top...
  • Food FYI: On the menu -- rat meat

     
    Food FYI: On the menu -- rat meat...
  • Nora Ephron dies at 71; writer of sharp-edged romances

    This article has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details. Nora Ephron, who cast an acerbic eye on relationships, metropolitan living and aging in essays, books, plays and hit movies including "Sleepless in Seattle," "When Harry Met Sally..."...
  • Book review: 'I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections' by Nora Ephron

    Book review: 'I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections' by Nora Ephron
    I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections Nora Ephron Alfred A. Knopf: 142 pp., $22.95 It's good to be Nora Ephron. When you're Nora Ephron, you can get Meryl Streep, who once played a fictionalized version of you, to star as Julia Child in your...
  • Book review: 'A Covert Affair'

    Book review: 'A Covert Affair'
    Julia Child's wartime spell in the Office of Strategic Services has always seemed the most intriguing chapter in the story of her evolution from the cocoon of her staid, soft-shoe Pasadena upbringing into the iconic French chef who revolutionized American...