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12 min ago | Fodor's

10 Mouth-Watering Culinary Tours Around the World

With its picture-perfect views of vertiginous mountains, manicured green valleys, and postcard villages, the Dolomites in far Northern Italy will be your home during this Whole Journeys "active foodie" tour .


Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Life, Food, Meat, World News, China, Travel

15 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Kelis - McKittrick Hotel - 4/23/14

You knew the evening would be special as soon as the mac n' cheese came around. Before Kelis took the tiny stage at the McKittrick Hotel --made all the tinier by her 12-piece, brass-ridden band--concert-goers were more or less asked to take a seat and dig in.


Related Topix: Kelis, R-N-B, Life, Food, Meat, Music, Entertainment

21 hrs ago | Switched

French Fry Fire As Delivery Truck Containing 40,000 Pounds Of Burger King Fries Goes Up In Smoke

Burger King likes to market its "flame-broiled" hamburgers, but on Tuesday it was the company's French fries that were put to the fire.


Related Topix: Fire, Waterville, ME, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Meat

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Bourbon dinner at Copper Cellar

A Belle Meade Bourbon Dinner will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 4, at the original Copper Cellar, 1807 Cumberland Ave. The five-course meal includes a choice of items including smoked scallop and duck confit stack; seared foie gras stack cake with bourbon and Coke syrup; lamb chop with mint julep jelly and sweet potato beignet; Alaskan halibut ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Meat, Foie Gras, Sports

Creative Loafing Tampa

Restaurant Review: Piquant provides the spice of life

The name Piquant translates quite literally as "having a pleasantly sharp taste or appetizing flavor" and "pleasantly stimulating or exciting to the mind."


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Meat

Phoenix New Times

Petite Maison in Scottsdale Launches Spring Menu and Summer Schedule

We know because Chef James Porter's Petite Maision has switched over to a dinner-only schedule, making it the first of the many restaurants in town that will either cut back to limited hours or close altogether for the summer.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Meat

Tue Apr 22, 2014

SF Weekly

Great China: After a Fire, Berkeley's Favorite Neighborhood Chinese Is Back

Of all the reasons for a favorite restaurant to close, fire is one of the most tragic.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Asian-American, Chinese-American, Meat, Seafood

City Paper

Restaurant Review: Forno

Any restaurant attempting to cater to the theater crowd is inevitably walking a tightrope.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Baked Goods, Bread, Meat, Seafood


David Lebovitz Releases the Delicious Cookbook My Paris Kitchen

David Lebovitz has just released his newest book, My Paris Kitchen , a cookbook filled with stories about Paris and over a hundred recipes, for everything from first courses to dessert.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Meat

The Drinks Business

db Eats: Blanchette

Blanchette offers a snapshot of France viewed from a rose-tinted prism, with GA©rard Depardieu and Vanessa Paradis playing starring roles, the former grinning over a bubbling stockpot on the cover of his cookbook and the latter staring seductively from the confines of a seven-inch propped up on a vintage dresser.


Related Topix: Drink, Wine, France, World News, Life, Food, Dining, Cocktails, Meat

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Waterleaf to Host Mother's Day Brunch May 11

Waterleaf Restaurant in Glen Ellyn invites guests to celebrate Mother's Day with an elegant three-course prix fixe brunch from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 11. This exclusive event's menu will include a choice of starters, entrées and desserts at a price of $38 for adults and $16 for children 12 and under plus taxes and gratuities.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Mother's Day, Glen Ellyn, IL, Holidays, Potatoes, Vegetables, Meat

Wine of the Week: The 2009 Masciarelli Marina Cveti Montepulciano d'Abruzzo is rich, full-bodied

Southern Italy is full of undiscovered gems with tremendous quality for the price.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Life, Food, Meat

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Review: O'Connell Street Bistro, Auckland CBD

Address: 3 O'Connell St, Auckland City Phone: 377 1884 Rating out of 10: Food: 8 , Service: 8, Value: 7, Ambience: 8 O'Connell Street Bistro's Limousin veal fillet, truffle gnocchi, broad beans, peas and Bacon, panko crumbed veal sweetbreads and porcini jus.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Meat

CBS Local

Phantom Gourmet: Gather On Boston's Waterfront

It seems that there's always something new popping up on the Boston Waterfront, but this is THE spot where you and your friends are going to want to "Gather".


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Meat, Pizza

Serious Eats

Brunch at Five Leaves is Worth the Wait

There always seems to be a wait for brunch at Five Leaves in Greenpoint, and for good reason.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Weather, Hamburger, Beef, Meat

Seattle Times

Loulay: all-around razzle-dazzle from the Chef in the Hat

Seared halibut on the lunch menu at Loulay, with fingerling potatoes, watercress pure and caramelized fennel garnished with lotus-root chips.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Potatoes, Vegetables, Meat

Portals and KM

Some Great New Orleans Meals in 2014 - Part Two

We have been enjoying some wonderful meals in New Orleans this year. Here are the top twelve in order of our participation.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Potatoes, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Vegetables, Bread, Soup, Meat

Knoxville News Sentinel

Four Things To Know Today

Tasting event: Farragut Wine & Spirits, 11238 Kingston Pike, is hosting a wine-tasting event 3-6 p.m. today.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Sports

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Pittsburgh Magazine

Review: Crested Duck Restaurant

An expansion of the successful Crested Duck Market in Beechview, Crested Duck Restaurant is a showcase for small-batch, housemade products - sausages, pts, prosciuttos and more - served with high-quality accompaniments.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Meat, Chicken, Beef, Pork, Home Listing, Home

Meatball Madness - The Best Balls in Boca

And over the next five weeks, we tasted, tested, evaluated, and rated meatballs from 16 top local restaurants.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Meat, Pork