The Great Chili Cook Off returns to Clifton on Sunday, October 13

The "IHeartRadio Great Chili Cook Off Fueled by Bulleit Bourbon" is scheduled for Sunday afternoon, October 13, in Clifton. It will be the 5th edition of the fest, or the 30th. For the uninitiated this...

Beer Cheese Is A Many-Splendoured Thing

The Czechs know their beer cheese. Traditionally those afflicted with hunger and thirst could sniff their way from pub to pub, because the best beer cheese in Prague or České Budějovice advertised itself on...

Fried chicken sandwiches? Just hold the nihilism and add some localism

Earlier this year the chef, writer and podcaster Soleil Ho replaced veteran restaurant critic Michael Bauer at the San Francisco Chronicle.   Ho's short essay this week addressing the Popeyes chicken sandwich social media phenomenon is...
Vietnamese Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce

Cooking with Ron — Summer Farm Markets Are the Recipe For A Vegan Paradise...

Summer in Louisville is a Vegan Paradise Summer! What a wonderful time it must be to be a vegan in Louisville. I am not a vegan (one philosophically and morally committed to avoiding consuming any...

Easy Entertaining — Chopped F&D Style (Recipes)

When we throw a Derby party, we think big. We have been collaborating for our Easy Entertaining parties with local chefs for over 10 years, and they have given us many great food ideas....

Recover From Derby With A Taco Party for Cinco De Mayo (Taco Luchador Recipe...

Tomorrow is D-Day. The day when hordes of tourists descend upon our river shores and city with ferocity. Of course I’m referring to the Kentucky Derby, but let us not forget this chaos will...

Rainy Day Barbecue Kabobs & Roasted Coleslaw (Recipe)

It's the time of year when people are firing up their grills for summer cookouts, but it's also time for those April showers that drive people indoors - especially in Louisville this year. That...

Cincinnati Chef Mitchell Arens Wins BaaBaaq Cook Off

Over 100 people gathered Sunday at 21c for Freedom Run Farm's Baabaaq and Bourbon, where they got to try lamb ribs from Serge Katz at Flavaville Food Truck and lamb barbecue by five different...

Milkadamia is a Creamy Dairy Alternative

Many of our readers have asked for more content about alternative diets.  Years ago, I decided to give up dairy milk in an effort to reduce my dairy intake without giving up my beloved cheese....

It’s AG Day! Kentucky Leads With Hemp and 10 Other Notable Facts

Today is National Ag Day and Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles encourages all Kentuckians to join him in saluting Kentucky’s agriculture industry.   “Agriculture provides the food and fiber we all depend on,” Commissioner Quarles said in...