Eat & Drink

Eat & Drink

Butter isn’t bad for you, study finds

The study says butter is a middle-of-the-road food, neither good nor bad for you

There is no link between butter consumption and increased risk of heart disease

The study shows butter could actually prevent type 2 diabetes, but those findings need to be tested more

Chow Town

Fervere sells artisan bread business to Ibis

Fervere’s Fred Spompinato sells his Westside artisan bread bakery to Ibis Bakery in Lenexa. New owner Chris Matsch says the iconic Fervere will stay open but the bread menus have been consolidated. Spompinato thinks the new branding challenge will be an exciting one for Matsch.

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Ricco’s Italian Bistro serves up cozy neighborhood vibe along with pasta, pizza, seafood and more

In the spot formerly occupied by a locally owned favorite known for wood-fired pizzas, three families collaborated in 2003 to open Ricco’s Italian Bistro. With 75 seats, including the bar and high-tops, plus a 15-seat patio, Ricco’s has earned its stripes as a neighborhood destination. Which, according to one partner, Tim Tobin, was the trio’s goal: an attractive spot defined by quaint ambiance and stellar food.

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How to make the perfect orange garnish for your cocktail

Justin Richardson, a bartender at Julep Cocktail Club, demonstrated the fast and easy way to transform any drink into an elegant cocktail using just a knife and orange peel. Music by Kevin MacLeod.
Madeleine Ptacin The Kansas City Star
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How to make the perfect orange garnish for your cocktail

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Cool inner-city aquaponics project to grow tilapia and veggies

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Here's how the self-sustaining fish farm works

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Citrus makes cocktails 'come alive' in time for summer