| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Mango, Avocado & Shrimp Salsa
Yield: 2 1/2 cups
1 ripe mango
1 bag (8 ounces) frozen fully cooked small shrimp (about 1 1/2 cups), thawed and finely chopped
1 fully ripened avocado, halved, pitted, peeled and finely diced
1/4 cup finely diced...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Eggs for dinner? Yes. They're not just for breakfast -- eggs work well in so many dishes, and they're so easy to prepare. (And no, you don't have to love "Pink Flamingos" or Edith Massey - the egg-loving mother in the John Waters film - to enjoy them...
| May 29, 2013
Want to reduce calories before the summer bathing suit season but still enjoy foods that satisfy hunger and please your taste buds?
Eat your salad first, as the main dish, filling up on the lower-calorie, healthier-for-you vegetables before you're...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:19 AM
I have Peeps to melt onto s'mores, hard-boiled eggs to dye and ham glazes working in the test kitchen. This week check out our Easter videos at OrlandoSentinel.com/food. We'll show you how to work out all the details. In the meantime, put down that Peep...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:01 AM
Editor’s Note: The history of agriculture is the history of civilization. “Bountiful Valley,” a semi-regular feature, explores how national and international events played out in the Imperial Valley, and the bounty of research and...
| May 22, 2013
With this no-fail recipe there will be plenty of time to relax and chill out this holiday weekend, and show off those keen grilling skills.
Grilled eggplant slices
Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 10 minutes
1. Prepare a charcoal grill; let burn...
| May 24, 2013
Making your way through the gourmet-burger landscape can be a one-tank trip without leaving the metro Orlando area.
There are the obvious destinations such as Burger Fi, Beth's Burger Bar, B&B Junction (not to be confused with Graffiti Junktion),...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:26 PM
As a new regular feature, the Watchdog will be publishing the results of recent food safety inspections of restaurants, stores and other food businesses in Lehigh and Northampton counties. I hope to do this several times a month. State, county......
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:48 PM
The 45th Pillsbury Bake-Off is underway at the Peabody Orlando. At range No. 46, Miami's Naylet LaRochelle carefully began her recipe for Sloppy Jose Gorditas. With $1 million at stake the only thing this gave her jitters was “working in an...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:45 PM
“Kimberly’s Simply Southern,” a cooking show starring singer Kimberly Schlapman of country band Little Big Town, opens its second season this week with a stop in Clermont. The opening segment, titled “Sunshine Citrus,”...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Ever open up the fridge to find your lettuces or herbs are looking a little... tired? Shock them in an ice bath to perk them up. Place the lettuces or herbs in a large bowl of ice water (or if......
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The new 866,000-square-foot Elmhurst Memorial Hospital features a state-of-the-art emergency department, 259 private in-patient suites, the da Vinci robotic surgical system, the first Aquilion ONE …...