Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Okay, who baked an old-fashioned Election Cake?

And, if you did bake an Election Day cake, is there a file inside? Depending on the election results today, saving the booze for your own use, calling for pizza delivery and letting the kids...

Edibles & Potables: From liquor store architecture to the spit boy’s retirement

A few matters demanding attention last week. On October 23 a new Liquor Barn Express opened in the downtown building at Brook and Market that all tenured Louisvillians know as the place "where Mike Walsh...

Stingy Jack is reported heading toward Huber’s Orchard, Winery & Vineyards

Today we're operating under the assumption, prompted by Halloween's approach, that you're clamoring to read the instructive tale of Stingy Jack. He's an eternal wanderer through the long night, with only a glowing lump...

Edibles & Potables: The burgoomeister, his burgoo, and your happiness

Today's Jeopardy! category is "Indigenous Stews." In sourdough baking, a living culture of yeast is refreshed daily, living from loaf to loaf, and sometimes from generation to generation. For Kentucky “burgoomeisters” like Russ (Kennedy), culture...

502 Chili Week is right here and now

502 Chili Week kicked off yesterday and runs through Sunday, October 26. It's the brainchild of City Dining Club Louisville, with sponsorship by AppyHour and Four Roses Bourbon. Chili Week is here! Twenty restaurants will...

Edibles & Potables: Sandwiches, beans, culinary archaeology and chain epithets

Sunday reading on a wet October morning ... The particular example of a francesinha sandwich chosen as today’s "Edibles & Potables" cover photo was the most humble of many that I consumed in Porto, Portugal...

Cooking at the Cottage’s new website has a full slate of cooking classes

Here at Food & Dining Magazine, we receive our fair share of daily e-mail. It's a mystery to me how we ever became subscribed to PR agencies offering breathless descriptions of hotel openings in...

Edibles & Potables: For those about to anchovy, we salute you

As the late, great comedian Redd Foxx never said, ya gotta wash your anchovies. Now rinse your anchovies, one by one, under gently running cold water. Your goal here is to wash off any encrusted...

Home Cuisine launches senior meals with the help of Chef Ellen Gill McCarty

Since 2004, Sandy Pike, her daughter Mae, and the chefs at Home Cuisine have prepped, cooked, and delivered more than a million meals. We count government officials, prominent business owners, actors, students, and busy...

Edibles & Potables: Asma Khan, her Darjeeling Express, and their India

The way I see it, when a majority community takes the food and culture of a minority, without honouring the traditions and people of that culture, only the majority community benefits financially. That is...