Stories tagged: food
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 6:25 p.m.
New Vine and Olive in Coeur d’Alene dishes up Northwest flavor with European flair
Naomi Boutz started jotting down ideas – for decor, wine, small plates, other must haves – about two years ago. She wanted the look to be “industrial chic,” but also …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 2 p.m.
Dorothy Dean presents: Kid-friendly and super-cute cornflake wreaths
With the salty, chewy crunch from the cornflakes and ooey-gooey sweetness from the marshmallows, these easy to make treats are utterly delicious.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 5 p.m.
10 stocking-stuffers for health-conscious foodies
If you’re looking for stocking-stuffers for health-conscious foodie friends and family members, consider locally- and regionally-made goodies.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 2:02 p.m.
Mark your calendars for Mac and Cheese Festival
The Coeur d’Alene Downtown Association is hosting a Mac and Cheese Festival and Beer Tasting on Jan. 13. Tickets are on sale Wednesday.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Dorothy Dean presents: Rum cake recipe brings taste of the islands home
You don’t have to wait for a trip to the islands to try this luscious cake with a kick of rum.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10:44 a.m.
Chronic Tacos opens in downtown Spokane
The fast-casual Mexican food restaurant opened Wednesday in the Bennett Block on West Main Avenue.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
Mac and cheese, please
Mac Daddy’s Pub and Grill has opened at the Fairwood Shopping Center.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017
Chef Spotlight: Seven Questions and a Recipe with Eva Roberts
Find out why co-workers say she’s like pecan pie.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
Sweet potato marshmallow casserole livens up holiday meals
All my friends and family are obsessed with sweet potato casserole covered in gooey marshmallow.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017
For those who think white chocolate isn’t ‘real’ chocolate, have we got bars for you
A growing number of specialty chocolate companies are now giving the same attention to white chocolate as dark or milk chocolate, and trying to highlight the ways it can showcase …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
Take-out taking off – Where to order your dinner online in the Inland Northwest
Restaurant patrons no longer have to cram their cupboards with takeout menus in order to have access to a wealth of food delivery services at their fingertips. Here are some …
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
On Tap: Local breweries ready for holiday festivities
With Thanksgiving upon us, the local craft beer calendar is understandably sparse over the next few days. But things pick up the following weekend with the return of several pre-holiday …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Fifteen dead, 10 hurt in stampede for food aid in Morocco
A stampede in a southern Moroccan village left at least 15 people dead and five others injured Sunday as food aid was being distributed, the Interior Ministry said.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
MISS MANNERS: Rules can be bent, not broken, when dining solo
Miss Manners advice column for Friday, Nov. 17, 2017.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Celebrated Oregon winemaker dies in Roseburg
A celebrated Oregon winemaker who helped found several well-known wineries died in her isolated cabin in southern Oregon, a newspaper reported Thursday.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017
New program buoys purchases of fresh food with food stamps
A new program makes it easier for people using food stamps to buy fruits and vegetables.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Walmart armors up for food fight with Amazon
Walmart’s Jet.com will launch a higher-end grocery line targeting millennials, just over a year after Walmart spent more than $3 billion for the fast-growing online retailer amid more intense competition …
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Moscow farmers market earns top rating
The Moscow Farmers Market has been rated the best farmers market in Idaho and among the top 25 markets nationally in all award categories by American Farmland Trust’s Ninth Annual …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Moscow Farmers Market ranks No. 1 in Idaho
The American Farmland Trust also ranked the popular farmers market in the country’s top 25.
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
Oregon appeals court upholds ruling that threw out GMO ban
The Oregon Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling that overturned a 2014 voter-approved initiative banning genetically engineered crops in Josephine County.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Sweet spots: The 12 best bakeries in the Spokane area
From macarons at MiFlavour to cakes at Pastry and More, there are pastries galore in the greater Spokane area.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Yuck or yum? Swiss offer insect burgers of mealworm larvae
The Swiss supermarket chain Coop, to a bit of domestic hoopla, has begun selling burgers and balls made from insects. It’s being billed as a legal first in Europe, a …
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 6:05 a.m.
Hunger drops to lowest in a decade as economy improves
The number of people facing hunger in the U.S. declined last year to the lowest since 2007 as unemployment fell and some states strengthened child-nutrition programs.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
NYC to offer free lunch to all public school students
New York City public schools will offer free lunch to every student when the new school year starts.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
McDonald’s to bring bottled McCafe drinks to store shelves
McDonald’s says it will soon sell some of its McCafe drinks in bottles at supermarkets and other stores, catching up with coffee rivals Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 1 p.m.
Personal Foodstory: Shawn Vestal makes – and listens to – his own bread
It is a simple, superior, satisfying food. But, for him, baking sourdough bread is not merely about eating it. Otherwise he’d just buy one of the excellent loaves at any …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Dorothy Dean presents: apple kuchen
Watch chef Leroy Payne prepare a classic Dorothy Dean recipe.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, noon
Cooking the Mother Sauces: Patience a key ingredient
Hollandaise is thickened by an emulsion of melted butter and egg yolk.
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 12:28 p.m.
Man who helped pay Spokane school lunch debts looks to raise $600,000 to help more kids
A Washington father who raised nearly $100,000 to cover lunch debt at five Washington school districts is expanding his effort with a new campaign to pay off lunch debt at …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
Why are Bill Gates and Richard Branson investing in meat that costs $18,000 a pound?
The world loves meat. So much so that demand for meat products is projected to grow by nearly 70 percent by 2050. But meat production places a significant strain on …