| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:07 PM
WILD BLUE YONDER
1.5 oz New Holland Gin
1oz Domaine de Canton ginger liqueur
1oz fresh lemon juice
1 oz simple syrup
5 or 6 Michigan blueberries
Combine in shaker, gently muddle blueberries, then shake over ice. Serve on the rocks, and top with...
| May 31, 2012
As I exited Balena a week or so ago, a passing stranger stopped me.
"Good restaurant?" he asked, jerking his head toward the door. I nodded enthusiastically.
"Great pizzas," I said.
And in that split-second, I fear I gave Balena, which opened two...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:55 AM
found at: Burger Baby (Hartford)
Of all the different establishments you have worked at, which style was your favorite?
I have worked in resorts, sports bars, lounges, clubs and I have to say the easiest, least stressful and more...
| May 24, 2012
Many public health officials are warning patients that fruit juice poses many of the same health risks as soft drinks when it comes to obesity and diabetes. What concrete actions can consumers take?
Global nutrition professor Barry Popkin and others...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 4:29 PM
It was "just too cold" for Maureen Kercher to sustain her apples and peaches, two of the primary crops at Kercher's Sunrise Orchards Farm Market in Goshen. She lost about 95 percent of both.
"For the few that are left, you just have to decide if you...
| Jun 2, 2012
Berries are perhaps the most fragile of summer’s pleasures--plan now for berries throughout the season! Fortunately, they are also very easy to grow, needing nothing more than, at most, annual pruning. The 2012 Old Farmer’s Almanac All-Seasons...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Local pastry chef and chocolatier Elle Feldman shares her Austrian grandmother's recipe for a festive dessert for the holiday weekend. The "Berrylicious Schaum Torte" is a meringue confection with fresh whipped cream topped with strawberries and...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 12:41 PM
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Lisa McRee's Berry Skinny Trifle
3 lbs. fresh strawberries, sliced
1/4 cup Grand Marnier
juice and zest of one (very juicy) navel orange
1 16 oz bag frozen blueberries
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:20 PM
People are taking away buckets full of blueberries from a Blacksburg farm.
The bushes are packed with them.
Blueberries are ready for picking at 3 Bird Berry Farm.
Just on cue, to make some summer memories.
And you can't help but take a...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Basic Crêpe Batter
Makes about 2 dozen crêpes
18 ea Eggs, beaten
1 qt Milk
2 C Water
4 ½ C Flour
2 oz Butter, melted
1 T ...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:07 AM
July 4th celebrations start this weekend, and for many, that means refreshing poolside or beachside cocktails! But of course, fruity summertime drinks can also be loaded with sugary calories, so Molly’s here with four slimmed-down cocktails that...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 8:58 PM
A West Seattle hairdresser said Ian Stawicki, the man who shot and killed five people in Seattle May 30, stopped in her shop after the killings and calmly asked for a haircut and beard trim, the online West Seattle Herald reported Tuesday.