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Baked and gratinated onion with Girolle mushrooms by Chef Søren Selin from AOC in Copenhagen

BAKED AND GRATINATED ONION WITH GIROLLE MUSHROOMS BY CHEF SØREN SELIN FROM AOC IN COPENHAGEN

Two weeks ago Restaurant AOC was awarded as “Restaurant of the Year” in Denmark by The Danish Dining Guide amongst a strong group of...

Classic Combination - Endive, Citrus, Pike Perch - RECIPE

CLASSIC COMBINATION - ENDIVE, CITRUS, PIKE PERCH - RECIPE

Too many cooks spoil the broth? Not at the Royal Savoy Lausanne . The 5-star luxury hotel is a special feature and destination in Lausanne....

 
 
 
Gourmet Girlfriend Getaway: Greenville, SC

GOURMET GIRLFRIEND GETAWAY: GREENVILLE, SC

Greenville is having its' moment. Full Disclosure: I'm biased. I def have a thing going on with Greenville, and once you go, I suspect...

Step-By-Step French Recipe: Recette De L'œuf

STEP-BY-STEP FRENCH RECIPE: RECETTE DE L'ŒUF

Alsace is known for its famous fairy-tale villages and wine ( Have you heard of the Alsace Wine Route? Read about it here for some...

 
 
 
Award-winning Chef Tobias Funke's Challans

AWARD-WINNING CHEF TOBIAS FUNKE'S CHALLANS

You know that place you look for when you travel to a unknown city for vacation? Somewhere where all the locals go... with excellent...

5 Cocktails We're Craving this Fall

5 COCKTAILS WE'RE CRAVING THIS FALL

Some of our favorite flavors are featured in autumn-and no, we're not talking about pumpkin spice. Instead, we're focused on maple,...

 
 
 
Stylish Girlfriend Getaway Weekend in Savannah

STYLISH GIRLFRIEND GETAWAY WEEKEND IN SAVANNAH

The Grey- the epitome of hip Savannah is known as “The Hostess City of the South” for its genteel lifestyle and gracious hospitality....

New Fall Menus To Try in New York This Season

NEW FALL MENUS TO TRY IN NEW YORK THIS SEASON

Fall menus in New York have arrived. Ones outside the culinary realm of pumpkin spice lattes, butternut squash soup and hot cider....

 
 
 
Where to Eat, Drink, and Beyond in Grenada

WHERE TO EAT, DRINK, AND BEYOND IN GRENADA

Grenada feels like the old Caribbean, before throngs of cruise goers filled the streets and beaches and bars. The standby Caribbean...

Fall Grocery Store Favorites Perfect for Any Eater

FALL GROCERY STORE FAVORITES PERFECT FOR ANY EATER

Just because you are gluten free or vegan doesn't mean you can't eat well, but you already know this. Here are a few foods we were...

 
 
 
Pastry Class with Chef Kay Baumgardt ‘THE STONE'

PASTRY CLASS WITH CHEF KAY BAUMGARDT ‘THE STONE'

You always must leave room for dessert. The saying goes when you visit Zur Fernsicht in Heiden. A very likable small town near St....

Sonoma County Drives the Sustainability Movement

SONOMA COUNTY DRIVES THE SUSTAINABILITY MOVEMENT

Luxury fun while engaging sustainable farmers and wine vendors that embrace sustainability in Sonoma in a thrilling and educative manner! In...

 
 
 
Fall into Peppi's Cellar for a Classy Night Out in NYC

FALL INTO PEPPI'S CELLAR FOR A CLASSY NIGHT OUT IN NYC

Head to Peppi's Cellar cocktail lounge featuring jazz tunes in the basement of Nolita's Gran Tivoli, for a calmer, classier night of...

Silver Light Tavern, Williamsburg's “New” Classic Tavern

SILVER LIGHT TAVERN, WILLIAMSBURG'S “NEW” CLASSIC TAVERN

Special takes of gastro-pub bites like dry-aged burgers, butter-nut squash, perogies and fish chips are introduced to Williamsburg...

 
 
 
Grilled Leeks with Parsley Puree by Chef Jonas Mikkelsen

GRILLED LEEKS WITH PARSLEY PUREE BY CHEF JONAS MIKKELSEN

A mere one hour drive from Copenhagen you'll find one of the most idyllic and pristine restaurants in Denmark, and it's 37-year old...

Rediscover Clearwater's Paradise via Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

REDISCOVER CLEARWATER'S PARADISE VIA WYNDHAM GRAND CLEARWATER BEACH

From the balcony of the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach a child screams “I Love Florida!”. High energies circulating the air whisking...

 
 
 
Bésame from Steamboat Springs, Colorado gets fancy at NYC's James Beard House

BÉSAME FROM STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO GETS FANCY AT NYC'S JAMES BEARD HOUSE

It had been sometime since I had attended a dinner at the James Beard House. The former residence of revered cook and food author,...

Conservas Nudista - Madrid's Cool Canned Tapas Place

CONSERVAS NUDISTA - MADRID'S COOL CANNED TAPAS PLACE

Can you imagine creating a delicious lunch or a simple lunch in less than 5-minutes? In Spain - more specifically Madrid, Conservas...

 
 
 
Why You Should Forget Paris And Visit Valence, France - Chefs Collective

WHY YOU SHOULD FORGET PARIS AND VISIT VALENCE, FRANCE - CHEFS COLLECTIVE

For a gastronomy weekend in France, you may find yourself in Paris or Lyon but if you are interested in something a little special...

A Perfect Weekend In Madrid with Michelle Tchea's Chefs Collective

A PERFECT WEEKEND IN MADRID WITH MICHELLE TCHEA'S CHEFS COLLECTIVE

Madrid - the capital of Spain can sometimes be overlooked as being conservative. Unlike the bustling and very much touristy city of...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Snowflake Shortbread: Simple, yet stunning

Snowflake Shortbread: Simple, yet stunning

Shortbread cookies are one of the easiest and most delicious desserts to make. Don't let the simple ingredient list fool you: shortbread are buttery, sweet, crunchy, and so... Read more ...

Bundt Cake Bliss: A bevy of beautiful cakes for entertaining

Bundt Cake Bliss: A bevy of beautiful cakes for entertaining

One of the most elegant desserts you can make, a Bundt cake takes the shape of whatever style of pan it's baked in. Our holiday issue of Sift magazine features a show-stopping... Read more ...

Stamp Cookies: The answer to your cookie swap prayers

Stamp Cookies: The answer to your cookie swap prayers

So it happened. The annual cookie swap invitation just appeared in your inbox - and you have T-minus 24 hours to get your 100 cookies baked and decorated. EEK! Time to shop for... Read more ...

Big batch brownies and bars: The fastest, easiest way to make dozens of...

Big batch brownies and bars: The fastest, easiest way to make dozens of holiday treats at once

When you get past the glitter and glam of holiday cutout cookies, what are you left with? Often, a rather insipidly sweet and undistinguished cookie. Which is why I just say no... Read more ...

2016 Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie, day 3: an amazing bakery crawl:

2016 Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie, day 3: an amazing bakery crawl:

The Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie - the World Cup of Baking, a.k.a. the “bread-baking Olympics” - is being held in Paris this week. Teams of bakers from all over the world... Read more ...

What happens when your company sickens 1,000, killing 200 with Listeria?

What happens when your company sickens 1,000, killing 200 with Listeria?

According to South African press reports, it seems that there's no coming back from the Listeria crisis that rocked Tiger Brands last year. The unit's revenues slid 79 percent... Read more ...

My favorite coffeecake recipe: Cloning a bakery favorite

My favorite coffeecake recipe: Cloning a bakery favorite

My favorite coffeecake recipe? That's a tough one. I mean, I could go with oh-so-classic Cinnamon-Streusel. Or, since I'm a New Englander by heart if not by birth, Blueberry... Read more ...

2020 Is a Leap Year, So Get Ready For an Extra Day

2020 Is a Leap Year, So Get Ready For an Extra Day

Leap years, which occur once every four years, have one extra day, making the year 366 days long instead of the usual 365. And we've got good news for anyone wishing for just a... Read more ...

33 Luxe Home Gifts That Look Like a Million Bucks, but Won't Break Your Budget

33 Luxe Home Gifts That Look Like a Million Bucks, but Won't Break Your Budget

Picking out a present for someone with good taste is always stressful. Whether it's a new partner or mother-in-law, you won't want to get them something they already own or... Read more ...

Dinner roll recipes: 9 ways to a Thanksgiving bread lover's heart

Dinner roll recipes: 9 ways to a Thanksgiving bread lover's heart

Who doesn't love the annual Thanksgiving feast? The impressively large turkey with its crackling-crisp mahogany skin. The family heirloom bowl heaped high with mashed potatoes... Read more ...