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Marcella’s Ristorante – a Taste of Tuscany mile-high in Denver, Colorado

Denver, Colorado: Marcella’s Ristorante, Pizzeria, and Wine Bar, which opened in Denver in September 2017, is another success for restaurateur Cameron Mitchell. Diners enjoy an authentic Taste of Tuscany with Italian, chef-driven cuisine in a cozy, relaxed atmosphere with sweeping views of Denver’s Lower Highlands (LoHi) skyline. The award-winning eatery originated in Columbus, Ohio and marks ...

Purple Reign: Healthy grilled eggplant for a summer cookout

SAN DIEGO: A member of the nightshade family, the eggplant is related to both the tomato and potato and is used as a vegetable.  Profusely purple eggplant is common in North America and is healthy and delicious. Its rich, savory flavor makes it a perfect substitute in dishes like eggplant parmesan (instead of chicken), diced for ...

Celebrate Independence Day with a berry flag cake (Recipe)

Show your patriotism this Fourth of July with a berry flag cake! Adorned with fresh organic blueberries, strawberries and raspberries, and made with healthy ingredients, guests will certainly salute the hostess who adorns the dessert table with the United States’ symbol of freedom.

Anthony Bourdain: The Chef and adventurer who inspired millions

SEATTLE, June 8, 2018 — Like many of you, I find inspiration in life from many experiences and from those who we esteem. Anthony Bourdain, a man I never met but plan to hang out with in the next life, touched countless millions. It wasn’t his cooking, even though he was an accomplished chef, nor ...

Recipe: Tex-Mex beef enchiladas

FORT WORTH, Texas: What’s your favorite ethnic food? Nation’s Restaurant News counts Italian, Mexican, and Chinese food as the top three in the United States. It’s not surprising. You’d be hard-pressed to not find at least one variety of restaurant representing them in virtually any town in the U.S. Recipes for each fill cookbooks brought home ...

Give peas a chance: A healthy split pea soup recipe

Fresh green peas are easily found in grocery stores and farmers markets. Dried peas are budget-friendly and readily available year-round. Either way, split pea soup is a healthyand delicious lunch or dinner treat.

Vinaigrette coleslaw; perfect for pot-luck and parties

FORT WORTH, Texas. — There are almost as many recipes to make coleslaw as there are people. As long as it contains the base vegetable, cabbage, pretty much anything else goes. Indeed, they range from savory to sweet. The base can be mayonnaise, sour cream, buttermilk, or vinegar. But where did it come from? How ...

What wine to serve for Easter dinner

FORT WORTH, Texas: Do you know what kind of wine to serve with Easter dinner? To be sure it depends on what you’re serving. Lamb? Ham? There are several websites that are a great help. Information gleaned here is from them. To begin with, expert sommelier, André Compeyre of The Regency Bar & Grill in ...

Easy to make and healthy: Easter Pear Custard Pie

Serving Pear Custard Pie will certainly become an Eastertime favorite. The recipe is simple, may be made the day before and refrigerated. Make it super easy and use a pre-made store bought pie crust.