FB instagram_link email_link
Logo
FB instagram_link email_link

Dining

Soup and Sides to Warm Up Holidays

The best holiday meals have sides that are warm, comforting and satisfying — like your family’s favorite mashed potatoes. This year, bring potatoes to the table in three new ways with recipes that can be easily made with little fuss. Gathering everyone together is easy when you serve side dishes prepared with quality ingredients, such […]

READ MORE »

Modern Menus Meet Culinary Traditions

Sharing family recipes is a treasured holiday tradition for many, but every holiday table needs a mix of cherished family dishes and new culinary creations. This year, honor those special memories and reminisce over platters of family favorites while introducing new and delicious items to your holiday spread. From juicy pork tenderloin to nutty and […]

READ MORE »

Brighten Up Your Holiday Entertaining

(Family Features) The holiday season is upon us, so celebrate by serving unique dishes and drinks bursting with flavor. The holiday hostess has a lot on her plate. But preparing for the big event doesn’t have to be a challenge — this holiday, focus on special dishes and refreshing cocktails guests will remember for years […]

READ MORE »

Share-Worthy Seasonal Celebrations

You don’t have to be an accomplished chef to host a memorable holiday gathering. The key is to keep it simple, get a little creative and plan ahead. Hosting a fun holiday party with family and friends should not mean endless hours in the kitchen and shopping for exotic ingredients. Let the festive spirit set […]

READ MORE »

Sweet Ideas for Holiday Desserts

The highlight of many a holiday meal, desserts are adored by young and old alike. This year, complete your festive celebration with delightful desserts that feature California Dried Figs. Naturally sweet and available year round, figs easily add a touch of elegance to a variety of recipes. Dark purple Mission Figs have a soft, thin […]

READ MORE »

Eight Coconut Milk Recipes To Go Crazy For This Thanksgiving

From pies to drinks, coconut milk – one of the hottest staples in cooking today – adds a delicate flavor and rich texture to every dish it meets. Made from the first-pressing of fresh, ripe coconut meat, Thai Kitchen Coconut Milk is the perfect go-to ingredient for this year’s big feast. And it’s naturally dairy- […]

READ MORE »

Turkey Transformations

(Family Features) After the big day has come and gone, most holiday hosts find themselves still talking turkey. What to do with all that leftover bird? During the long weekend following the holiday, you can put those leftovers to good use. Recipes that incorporate turkey in deliciously unique ways will help you use up those […]

READ MORE »

Simple Basics Become Simply Magical this Holiday Season

The holidays are that special time of year when ingredients are more than just ingredients – they’re what you make of them. The secret to amazing appetizers, memorable meals and fantastic celebrations can be as simple as a few key basics. That’s why Safeway is making it easier to find value and the essentials you […]

READ MORE »

Turkey Talk: Take Leftovers Beyond a Sandwich

After spending hours roasting your turkey to perfection, it (and you) deserves more than a sandwich the day after. With a little creative pre-shopping and stocking of refrigerators and cupboards, you can take your day-two turkey from boring to amazing – and nutritious. Enjoying delicious meals doesn’t have to mean blowing the bank on calories. Simple, […]

READ MORE »

Giving Thanks with Flavor

As the holidays draw near, we all look forward to delicious food and creating memories with family and friends. It’s also a time to give back to those in need. Giving back has been an integral part of McCormick’s 125th anniversary program, Flavor of Together, which draws to a close this holiday season. People around […]

READ MORE »

The Holidays Call for Turkey

Whether it’s roasted, deep fried, smoked or grilled – Americans love to serve up juicy, flavorful turkey as the highlight of holiday meals. Sponsored by Kikkoman

READ MORE »

Serve in Style for the Holidays

Make entertaining during the holidays easier, whether you’re preparing for a large buffet or an intimate dinner. The solution is simplifying your food preparation with all-in-one bakeware that’s stylish enough to show off. “Hosting holiday meals can be less stressful when food is prepared, cooked and served in bakeware that can go from the oven […]

READ MORE »

Fall in Love with Baking

With the chill of autumn setting in, now is the perfect time to preheat the oven and enjoy the pleasure of baking at home. Fall begins the official start of holiday baking season and Wilton has a wide selection of bakeware, decorating and party products to help you make delicious, comforting treats that will warm […]

READ MORE »

Turkey Transformations

(Family Features) After the big day has come and gone, most holiday hosts find themselves still talking turkey. What to do with all that leftover bird? During the long weekend following the holiday, you can put those leftovers to good use. Recipes that incorporate turkey in deliciously unique ways will help you use up those […]

READ MORE »

Holiday Turkey Tips and More

One of the most memorable moments at any holiday dinner is when a moist, delicious turkey is brought to the table. Everyone grabs their forks at the sight of a perfectly brown bird glistening with juicy flavor. Make sure your holiday meal is a special one by following these simple tips for making the perfect […]

READ MORE »

Savor Pumpkin Pie Spice All Season Long

Fall has arrived, and with it comes the king of all seasonal flavors – pumpkin pie spice. A versatile blend of comforting ingredients like nutmeg and cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice can flavor a lot more than Thanksgiving pie. Add it to a savory pasta dish, like Fettuccine Pumpkin Alfredo. “It’s the perfect dish for a […]

READ MORE »

Spooky Halloween Drink Ideas Everyone Will Love

Whether you’re planning the ultimate Halloween bash or just want something fun to enjoy with the family, try these frightfully delicious drinks. The Spooky Smoothie is a flavorful combination of vanilla milk and Greek yogurt, which is blended with ice and topped with whipped cream. The fun is all in the orange-tinted Limited Edition TruMoo […]

READ MORE »

Whisking Success

Meet the Whisking Apprentice. This local chef and entrepreneur, Sarah Bogan, has found a winning recipe for balancing her family and business all while launching her own television show, S.O.S. – Surviving On Stamps. “I drive energy from my work, it doesn’t wear me out, it energizes me to share with others. I’m always ready […]

READ MORE »

All You Can Eat

By Miriam Landru D rive down Yadkin Road toward Fort Bragg, take a right on Santa Fe and another quick right into a small shopping center. Park. Get out of your car. From there, stroll into the doors of Sun Asian Market and be transported to any Pacific country of your choosing. Well, maybe only […]

READ MORE »

Hot Diggidy Dog

Dawn Dawkins Caison has owned and operated the Hot Diggidy Dog restaurants since 2009, but loyal customers don’t have to look very hard to see the essence of the hot dog and burger joint that keeps ‘em coming back.  The Roxie Avenue location is convenient for soldiers right off the All American freeway near Raeford […]

READ MORE »