<![CDATA[Eat & Drink News, Recipes & Reviews | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/ en-us Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:05:53 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:05:53 CST Eat & Drink 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Meet Bill Chaney: His brick pits are a key ingredient in some of KC’s famous barbecue http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article79357142.html#storylink=rss Bill Chaney, 85, built his first brick barbecue pit for Russ Fiorella in 1957

Among his clients: Jack Stack, LC’s, Smokehouse, Winslow’s, The Stack and Summit Hickory Pit

Chaney, a link to KC barbecue’s beginnings, is an unsung hero who carries on the disappearing craft of pit building

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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:01:00 CDT

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Kansas City Symphony violinist Sunho Kim shares her recipe for Korean beef ribs http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/come-into-my-kitchen/article79251092.html#storylink=rss Sunho Kim shares her recipe for Korean beef ribs

Kim and her husband, percussionist Christopher McLaurin, enjoy outdoor entertaining

The Bank of America Celebration is a free concert at Union Station featuring patriotic music for Memorial Day

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Tue, 17 May 2016 09:00:00 CDT

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When life gives you delicious strawberries, make the most of them http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article78324007.html#storylink=rss Farmer Sharon Schroeder of Foxfire Farm in Louisburg was selling strawberries at an event

“These are the sweetest strawberries I have ever eaten”

Check out this recipe for Jasper’s Strawberry Chantilly

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Wed, 18 May 2016 09:36:17 CDT

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KC Fusion: It’s all about cultural mashups that taste good http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/food-issue/article64563582.html#storylink=rss Fusion cuisine, once disdained, is popular with chefs wanting to experiment with flavor and cultural mashups

Even some foods we think of as American classics — doughnuts, bagels, waffles and barbecue — draw on immigrant roots

Korean, German, Japanese, Brazilian and many other cuisines influence the way we eat in Kansas City

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 02:00:00 CST

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Chow Town blogger Ardie Davis to be inducted into the Barbecue Hall of Fame http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article78829402.html#storylink=rss Davis started what became the American Royal Barbecue Sauce, Rub and Baste Contest

He is a charter member of the Kansas City Barbeque Society, helped create the organization’s judging standards and penned the judges’ oath

In October, Davis will be inducted at the American Royal World Series of Barbecue at the Kansas Speedway

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Fri, 20 May 2016 10:22:00 CDT

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New food labels will reflect how Americans actually eat http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article78990497.html#storylink=rss The changes were first proposed by the Food and Drug Administration two years ago

This update is the first major change to the labels since their introduction in 1994

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Fri, 20 May 2016 20:16:57 CDT

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A quick Flint Hills dining guide from flaky onion rings to smoked meats http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article77446557.html#storylink=rss New and old eateries are worth a stop, but you’ve got to know where to find them

Flint Hills restaurants offer everything from premium Kansas steak to homemade cinnamon rolls

Hours are limited and change often, call or check FB pages before you go

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Fri, 13 May 2016 12:42:34 CDT

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Special area food pantry struggles to help families of children with allergies http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article78490747.html#storylink=rss The Food Equality Initiative in Overland Park was founded by parents overwhelmed by the costs of allergy-safe food

Families say their costs for food after allergy diagnoses tripled

The special pantry plans to expand to Jackson County this summer

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Wed, 18 May 2016 17:45:59 CDT

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Two peas, one in an edible pod, with an Asian-inspired vinaigrette http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/eating-for-life/article77848917.html#storylink=rss Sugar snap peas were introduced in seed catalogs in 1979

Culinarian James Beard was an early fan of the sweeter peas with the edible pod

Try The Star’s recipe for Peas With Sesame Vinaigrette

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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT

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Bob Wasabi Kitchen's impeccably fresh fish, attention to detail elevate sushi standards http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article77863132.html#storylink=rss Bob Wasabi Kitchen offers impeccably fresh fish selections prepared by veteran sushi chef Bob Shin

The streamlined menu elevates even standard rolls and pays particular attention to temperature

The chirashi encapsulates the best ingredients of the sushi menu over a bowl of rice

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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT

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Dish With Gish: Pigging out on Kansas City’s loaded pulled pork sandwiches http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article77865902.html#storylink=rss KC barbecue is all about brisket and burnt ends

Some local pitmasters also smoke delicious Southern-style pulled pork

Here are five pork sandwiches to try — and one “Pig Pie”

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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT

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J.J. Jones’ flank steak salad is perfect for warm nights, fresh veggies, dinner parties http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/come-into-my-kitchen/article77852777.html#storylink=rss J.J. Jones loves preparing and sharing meals with friends, family

He often hosts parties in his renovated 1925 home in the Northeast area of KC

He marinates flank steak in bourbon and sugar first

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Tue, 17 May 2016 09:30:00 CDT

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McCormick brings bourbon back to Weston http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article77609252.html#storylink=rss Tours of the distillery are increasingly popular, says Mick Harris, McCormick’s president and managing director

Lewis and Clark are said to have discovered natural limestone springs when they passed through the area

The limestone-filtered water is the primary ingredient in bourbon

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Fri, 13 May 2016 18:12:00 CDT

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Bitter elements can provide balance in a well-crafted cocktail http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article76556707.html#storylink=rss Humans have an innate aversion to bitter flavors, but they can be crucial to a well-crafted cocktail

Try these cocktail recipes that feature a pleasing dash of bite

Part 4 in Anne Brockhoff’s series focusing on the elements of the modern cocktail

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Tue, 10 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT

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Teacher Patsy Mitchell shares one smart cookie recipe http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/come-into-my-kitchen/article76514807.html#storylink=rss She adds Middle Eastern spices to cookie recipe

Mitchell makes these cookies with her grandchildren to share her Lebanese-Irish heritage

She frequently freezes the dough for these oatmeal cookies to be ready for guests

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Tue, 10 May 2016 10:00:00 CDT

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Italian Chopped Salad With Pasta: Neat to eat http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article76541622.html#storylink=rss Modern chopped salads are less messy and distribute the ingredients better than tossed salads

But they’re often quite expensive at restaurants and supermarkets

Make The Star’s Italian Chopped Salad With Pasta and save money while practicing your knife skills

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Tue, 10 May 2016 10:00:00 CDT

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KC takes smoke beyond meats, and 35 other sizzling stories http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/food-issue/article16280207.html#storylink=rss Chow Town’s 2015 Food Issue explores new ways KC chefs and bartenders are using smoke. Our annual roundup also showcases what’s new on the city’s food scene.

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Hillsdale Bank Bar B-Q closes after the death of one of its owners http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article76557282.html#storylink=rss Donna Beverlin, renowned for her beans, artisan breads and wood-fired pizzas, died in April

Donna and husband Greg had planned this season to be their last in the restaurant business

Greg will continue to bottle their popular barbecue sauce as a tribute

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Mon, 09 May 2016 14:02:54 CDT

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Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue contestants tell what's smokin' http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article78570007.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 06:53:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article78570007.html Food pantry asks for help serving families with food allergies http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article78551647.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 May 2016 22:41:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article78551647.html How to spot GMOs on your grocery store shelf http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article78072977.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 11:42:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article78072977.html American Royal barbecue contest moves to Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article77258507.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 May 2016 15:37:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article77258507.html The Food Network’s Alton Brown checks out Red Wattle http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article76615062.html#storylink=rss Food Network host Alton Brown ordered everything on the menu at Red Wattle

Brown is in Kansas City for his show “Eat Your Science” at the Midland tonight

Brown stumbled on the newly opened food truck hub at 3014 Southwest Blvd., then posted a video

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Mon, 09 May 2016 17:43:53 CDT

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The Tamale Kitchen pop-up proves so popular that the women are taking Saturday orders http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article75523507.html#storylink=rss The Tamale Kitchen helps Hispanic women of the northeast break the cycle of poverty

Sales of their authentic tamales provide a living wage

A pop-up organized by chef Jasper J. Mirabile Jr. was a sell-out so the women are taking orders for pickup

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Wed, 04 May 2016 11:59:00 CDT

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It is the only location in the Kansas City area

Company plans to close 13 locations in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Texas

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Tue, 03 May 2016 17:47:47 CDT

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Celebrate Mother’s Day with Marina Garcia’s chocolate-flan Impossible Cake http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/come-into-my-kitchen/article75131312.html#storylink=rss Marina Garcia of Prairie Village celebrates Mother’s Day with a chocolate-cake/flan creation

The cake starts out on top but the flan sinks to the bottom during baking

Garcia was owner of the Garcia’s Mexican Restaurants, an early Mexican eatery in KC

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Tue, 03 May 2016 10:03:00 CDT

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Joe’s Kansas City launches mail-order barbecue, including Z-Man sandwiches http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article75117117.html#storylink=rss Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que gets into the online shipping business

Through sendjoeskcbbq.com, customers can order Z-Man sandwiches, ribs, brisket

Joe’s Kansas City joins Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbecue, which ships its barbecue around the world

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Mon, 02 May 2016 10:52:42 CDT

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Photo gallery: Joe’s Kansas City launches mail-order barbecue http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article75154737.html#storylink=rss Joe’s Kansas City launches mail-order barbecue, including Z-Man sandwiches.

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Kansas City's first food truck hub draws hundreds for grand opening http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article75054547.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 19:33:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article75054547.html