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Food and Drink

  • Sticky wings were worth the wait

    I told you in my column last week that I’d give you a recipe for wings. You didn’t think I would, d ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:31 am
  • WINTER FARE: Super simple, really good roasted butternut-squash soup

    For cold, uncertain times, there is soup.Keep it simple, and making soup means one thing will, witho ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Snacks for your next gameday grubathon

    Sunday's Super Bowl was one to remember – and so was the food. SVM's Lucas Pauley shares some of the dishes he and his wife made for their friends and ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:35 am
  • You can have the pick of the Irish

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Participating McDonald’s restaurants are rolling out five different variations ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Fast food getting a bad wrap?

    CHICAGO – For more than 3 decades, fast-food chains have relied on the chemical industry to keep gre ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Under pressure: 4 recipes for your pressure cooker

    I was always a little scared of pressure cookers. Not just because, in the early days, they would o ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Big Mac sauce fetching big bucks online

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Giveaway bottles of McDonald’s trademark special sauce are being offered for sa ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 10:43 pm
  • Do more with less in the kitchen

    Simplicity is key. Life can be difficult. It can even be daunting. When you come home from a hard d ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 10:27 am
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