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At his daughters encouragement, Alan Jeter pursued a lifelong dream to opening a restaurant. The father-and-daughter team work together all day, almost every day Haley gets the occasional Saturday off making fresh pizza, Italian sandwiches and salads.
Every week through Christmas, you can find tips and gift guides of the non-Black Friday variety. Today: The gift of good food and drinks. Never underestimate the power of taste. And you dont have to shop on Thanksgiving to score gift cards that come with a bonus.
What gets me in the holiday spirit is when my house is redolent of sugar and spice, orange and cranberry, fig and toasted pecan — all blended with the clean scent of fresh greenery.
There are few greater hallmarks of winter’s arrival than the frigid winds of December or the omnipresent sound of Christmas carols filling the air wherever you go. Every store you walk in and every commercial you hear reminds you that the holiday season is officially here. It is the classic carols that always get me with warm feelings and a curiously building hunger as I hear a nostalgia-laden chorus sing, “Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, jack frost nipping at your nose.”
Edna Piper shares her German heritage by baking Lebkuchen cookies for the Kristkindl Markt, a German festival in Brookside this weekend.
For Evelina Swartzman, the eight nights of Hanukkah are a time of lightheartedness and joy to be shared with family. Evelina Swartzman grew up without religious freedom in the Soviet Union, and her father survived a Nazi labor camp. She shares a recipe for a traditional Romanian porridge.
Try roasting cauliflower for a slightly nutty flavor. Add the florets to The Star’s Roasted Cauliflower Soup With Herbed Croutons and you can simultaneously satisfy a craving for a smooth, cream-style soup, without all the fat.
The Stars recipe for Spicy Chopped Cucumber Couscous Salad is a tasty base for all manner of vegetables and proteins. Couscous is a good source of vegetarian protein, high in fiber and rates low on the glycemic index.
Getting together with friends for a fall lunch? Wow them with this sophisticated international menu created by Johnson County Community College student chef Ben Miracle.
If youve always thought of kebabs as alternating meat and vegetables on a skewer, Tom Burke, a student chef at Johnson County Community College, would like you to think again. His recipe for Kebab Koobideh takes a more traditional approach, wrapping ground meat around a skewer instead.
During a follow-up inspection Thursday afternoon, the Health Department temporarily closed Gojo Japanese Steak House at 4163 Broadway. The department said roaches were found throughout the restaurant on this third re-inspection.
Operations with multiple violations. Most violations are corrected at the time of the inspection.