University of Utah commits to buying more fresh, locally produced food

Students could soon be eating more burgers made with grass-fed beef topped with cheese from local creameries.

University of Utah commits to buying more local food

University of Utah students could soon be eating more burgers made with grass-fed beef topped with cheese from local creameries. The school has committed to spending more of its food dollars on... Read more »


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Powdered alcohol creator tries to get ahead of state bans

The creator of powdered alcohol is furiously trying to fend off efforts to ban the product in Maine and across the country before it even hits stores. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Masters' dining options possibly the best deal in sports

The sandwich boards around Augusta National listing breakfast and lunch options look ridden with typos, or like signs left over from the 1950s. Read more »

April 10, 2015


Our Best Bites bloggers Sara Wells and Kate Jones share healthy recipes in new book '400 Calories or Less with Our Best Bites'

Our Best Bites bloggers Sara Wells and Kate Jones share 65 healthy recipes in their new book, “400 Calories or Less with Our Best Bites” (Shadow Mountain, $21.99). Read more »

April 7, 2015


Smith's recalls bakery carrot cakes in Utah, six other states

Smith’s Food & Drug recalled its bakery-made carrot cakes in seven states, the grocery store chain announced Thursday. Carrot cakes package April 1 or earlier contain walnuts that are not... Read more »

April 2, 2015


Russia's heavy drinkers turn to moonshine, cleaning products

As the economic crisis sweeps through Russia, a dangerous trend is emerging in this heavy-drinking country: the rise in consumption of potentially lethal moonshine, medical alcohol or even cleaning... Read more »

March 25, 2015


AP Investigation: Slavery taints global supply of seafood

The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. Read more »

March 24, 2015


Curried lamb meatballs are a savory Easter treat

With Easter on the way, it's a great time to find ground lamb on sale and to try these curried lamb meatballs. Read more »

March 24, 2015


Recalls issued over listeria linked to frozen spinach

Three organic food companies that use spinach in their food have recalled hundreds of thousands of items over listeria concerns. Read more »

March 24, 2015


Don't just eat that ramen: Go to a museum and learn about it

There are two kinds of ramen in this world. There's the packaged staple of dorm-room cuisine, one of the most processed, industrialized foods ever invented. And then there's the trendy, artisanal,... Read more »

March 23, 2015

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FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples as safe

Potatoes that won't bruise and apples that won't brown are a step closer to grocery store aisles. Read more »

March 20, 2015


Light, fluffy popovers are a favorite comfort food

Popovers are made with a simple batter, but the way they are baked turns them into one of my all-time favorite comfort foods. Read more »

March 17, 2015


Coffee and code: Software giant opens Silicon Valley cafe

Silicon Valley has no shortage of coffee shops where sleep-starved programmers and eager entrepreneurs sit hunched over laptop computers and talk about ideas for launching the next Google or... Read more »

March 17, 2015


3 Kansas hospital patients die of ice cream-related illness

The deaths of three people who developed a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products have prompted the Texas icon's first product recall in its 108-year history. Read more »

March 14, 2015


The yogurt files: French dairy bosses caught colluding

Frantic text messages between French CEOs about cottage cheese prices. Clandestine smoke breaks in a Left Bank apartment to collude on yogurt strategy. Read more »

March 12, 2015

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Flavored butter that can make a meal extra special

When enjoying a special meal, it is the small details that often make the difference. The butter isn't typically a make-it or break-it offering, but it can make the experience memorable. Read more »

March 10, 2015


Festive foods for St. Patrick's Day

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with festive foods and family fun, including Glazed Corned Beef and Shamrock Shortbread Cookies. Read more »

March 10, 2015


A Greek-style pizza pie for Pi Day

On March 14, pay homage to Archimedes, the Greek mathematician and inventor who first calculated an accurate value for pi by enjoying a delicious Greek pizza pie. Read more »

March 10, 2015


Try a custard pie for Pi Day

Whether you call it a custard pie or a cheesecake, this beautiful baked dessert is a perfect Pi Day treat. Read more »

March 10, 2015


A tender and flavorful steak that won’t have you asking, 'Where’s the beef?'

They may seem intimidating, but Ahi tuna steaks are tender and full of flavor. They are also very easy to make. Read more »

March 3, 2015


As tastes change, big food makers try hipster guises

At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat. Read more »

Feb. 27, 2015


Prince William starts first Japan visit with green tea

Britain's Prince William had afternoon tea on his first visit to Japan on Thursday, but it was green and served by a master in the Japanese ceremonial art in a traditional tea house. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015


Former Deseret News food editor Win Jardine dies

Former Deseret News food editor Winnifred C. Jardine, 95, passed away Feb. 20. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015


Goat farmers, producers handle increased demand for dairy

Buying two goats in August 2008 was little more than an experiment for farmer Paula Olson and some entertainment for her daughters. Read more »

Feb. 21, 2015


Summer grains great for any season

This restaurant-inspired medley is created in one large saucepan. It is a great side or main dish. For the cook who wants to break out of the basic rice circle, this will impress family and friends... Read more »

Feb. 18, 2015


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