Cooking 101

Cooking 101

The comfort of meatloaf with fewer calories

Johnson County Community College chef apprentice Megan Fritcher lightens her meatloaf with ground turkey and adds cranberries and sage to give it a holiday twist. The result is her recipe for Turkey, Cranberry and Sage Meatloaf With Mushroom Gravy.

Cooking 101

Meaty scallops are a summer delight

JCCC chef apprentice Isaac Dominguez creates a light dish featuring scallops. The shopping list includes a few specialty items, or try the easy substitutions instead. Here is Dominguez’s recipe for Seared Scallop on Escarole and Potato Salad With Vegetable Juice Vinaigrette

Cooking 101

Lighten up cream-heavy lobster bisque

JCCC chef apprentice Charles Armstrong creates a recipe for lighter lobster bisque. The soup skips heavy cream in favor of a parsnip-potato puree. Be sure to use a blender instead of a food processor and strain the soup for a smooth texture.

Cooking 101

Kimchi and crab give fried rice dish balance

Kadee Treadwell, a student in the culinary program at Johnson County Community College,  tried her hand at kimchi fried rice. Kimchi is a Korean fermented cabbage dish with a bit of heat that is often used as a condiment. The kimchi should be made in advance and kept in the refrigerator.

Videos

Airport security from TSA's perspective

TSA offers a rare behind-the-scenes walk-through of their security checkpoint scans including the Advanced Imaging Technology, the Explosive Trace Detection machine and the Bottled Liquid Scanner.
Caitlin Healy / McClatchy; José A. Iglesias / el Nuevo Herald
Airport security from TSA's perspective 2:51

Airport security from TSA's perspective

Mizzou basketball players Michael Porter Jr. and Jeremiah Tilmon meet the media 1:28

Mizzou basketball players Michael Porter Jr. and Jeremiah Tilmon meet the media

Mizzou's Jeremiah Tilmon and Michael Porter Jr. discuss expectations for the season 1:53

Mizzou's Jeremiah Tilmon and Michael Porter Jr. discuss expectations for the season

Mizzou's Michael Porter Jr. on his brother Jontay's looming decision 0:32

Mizzou's Michael Porter Jr. on his brother Jontay's looming decision