Quantcast

Food

What's my secret to a delicious sack lunch? Self-service

Offering your children a selection of healthy choices for lunch allows them to build a quick and delicious lunch that they will eat. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

0 comments

8 mealtime tips for back-to-school season

Here are some things I’ve found that help with planning for family meals now that we're transitioning back to a school schedule. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

0 comments

Pink lemonade cookies satisfy a summer sweet tooth

This delicious and moist cookie has the summertime flavor of pink lemonade. These cookies are easy to make and use only a few ingredients. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2015

0 comments

Diet Pepsi gets rid of aspartame, but will customers return?

A revamped Diet Pepsi without aspartame is popping up on store shelves. So will people start flocking back to the soda? Read more »

Aug. 10, 2015

1 comment

A fresh, healthy take on pizza that is a great way to get those veggies

Easy to make and great for warm weather, this fresh vegetable pizza uses crescent roll dough for the crust and a savory cream cheese topping. All types of vegetables can be used in this simple dish. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2015

0 comments

'Roving rabbis' spread across Montana on kosher mission

National Edition

Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country. Read more »

Aug. 2, 2015

1 comment

The Caprese Salad is simple cuisine

With tomato season before us, try this delicious, nutritious salad. Prep time from start to finish is 10 easy minutes. Experiment with the abundant varieties in your area, or hot off the vine from... Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

San Francisco's Chinatown clings to roots amid tech boom

For a century and a half, San Francisco's Chinatown, the nation's oldest, has sheltered waves of immigrants seeking a new life. Read more »

July 25, 2015

0 comments

Craving cake but trying to lose weight? Try looking at a picture of cockroaches

National Edition

Some past studies have suggested that food advertising that makes food appear appealing is partially responsible for America's rising obesity epidemic. Now another study looks at how disgusting... Read more »

July 25, 2015

0 comments

Added sugar: Proposed food label would say how much to eat

Are you eating too much added sugar? The nutrition facts label may one day help figure that out. Read more »

July 24, 2015

2 comments

Culinary tourists driving growth in US tourism

Culinary tourists are pushing growth in foreign tourism to the United States, which is transforming its image as a fast-food mecca to a land of regional tastes and dishes, said officials visiting... Read more »

July 23, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Blue Ribbon Canning' shares recipes, tips for award-winning canning

"Blue Ribbon Canning" is a wonderful resource for all things related to canning. Linda J. Armendt has collected more than 140 recipes and ideas to help the novice or professional be ready for the... Read more »

July 21, 2015

0 comments

Book review: 'Wisdom for Home Preservers' a book full of helpful gems

"Wisdom for Home Preservers" is an accessible, readable book of 500 tips for successful pickling, canning, curing, smoking and food handling that deserves a place on the kitchen bookshelf. Read more »

July 21, 2015

0 comments

Ginger snaps share heritage, tradition of pioneer ancestor

Warm and spicy with a pleasant burn, these ginger snaps are usually a treat for the winter. But for the descendants of Anna Margareta Svensdotter Hessell, they are a year-round way to celebrate our... Read more »

July 21, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Canning Cents' cookbook brings canning within your budget and into your home

Whether you are a seasoned canner or just beginning, "Canning Cents: The Money-Saving Whole Foods Canning Handbook" shows how to get the job done easily and under a budget. Read more »

July 21, 2015

0 comments

SLC chef to be featured on NBC's 'Food Fighters'

The NBC “Food Fighters” episode featuring Viet Pham, chef and co-owner of Forage Restaurant in Salt Lake City, will air on Thursday, July 23, at 7 p.m. MDT. Read more »

July 21, 2015

1 comment

Cookbook review: 'A Microwave, A Mug, A Meal' offers something for everyone

"A Microwave, A Mug, A Meal," by Amy Sherman, offers something for everyone, all in a beautifully illustrated, compact package. Read more »

July 14, 2015

0 comments

Tips for preparing the 'superfood' kale

If vegetables could be superheroes, then kale would be Leafy Green Vegetable Dude with its inherit healthful benefits. Yes, kale. Read more »

July 14, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Mug Cakes' shares 30 desserts to make in the microwave

"Mug Cakes: Made in Minutes in the Microwave" by Joanna Farrow provides recipes for quick, no-fuss, no-mess, delicious desserts to enjoy. Read more »

July 14, 2015

0 comments

Justice Dept.: Food companies risk prosecution for outbreaks

Following a deadly listeria outbreak in ice cream, the Justice Department is warning food companies that they could face criminal and civil penalties if they inadvertently poison their customers. Read more »

July 13, 2015

0 comments

Slow cooker meatballs make simple summer subs

This easy-to-assemble recipe creates meatballs for six hearty sub sandwiches in your slow cooker and requires only one pound of lean ground beef. If pasta is what you're craving, this also becomes... Read more »

July 7, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: New slow cooker cookbook offers plenty of healthy, family recipes

In Christina Dymock's "The Healthy Family Slow Cooker Cookbook," the recipes range from simple to elegant and a little more complicated, but they all have one thing in common. They sound and look... Read more »

July 7, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'The Magical Slow Cooker' offers simple meals for busy families

After years of slow-cooker use, Sarah Olson shares her favorite crock pot meal ideas with the public in her new book, "The Magical Slow Cooker: Recipes for Busy Moms." Read more »

July 7, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Healthy Slow Cooker Revolution' is great resource for busy people

"Healthy Slow Cooker Revolution," by America's Test Kitchen editors offers 200 new recipes for cooking healthy meals in a slow cooker. Read more »

July 7, 2015

0 comments

Don't twist that Oreo: Cookie gets skinny, 'sophisticated'

Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a "sophisticated" snack for grown-ups that isn't meant to be twisted or dunked. Read more »

July 6, 2015

0 comments

Wine ice cream, maple water: 5 foods of the future?

Chips made out of broccoli, chickpeas and kale. Wine-spiked ice cream. Popcorn that didn't quite fulfill its destiny. Read more »

July 3, 2015

0 comments

Greek villagers secret weapon: Grow your own food

Ilias Mathes has protection against bank closures, capital controls and the slashing of his pension: 10 goats, some hens and a vegetable patch. Read more »

July 3, 2015

0 comments

Some Utah County fruit growers encouraged by what they see

Some fruit growers in Utah County are cautiously optimistic about this year’s crops. While some growers suffered losses due to an early spring and late frost, the growers are encouraged by... Read more »

July 1, 2015

1 comment

Rhubarb takes the cake in this sweet, tart treat

It is rhubarb season, and this recipe for an easy upside-down cake is a great way to enjoy this plentiful fruit. Read more »

June 30, 2015

0 comments

Republicans push back against proposed dietary guidelines

Congressional Republicans are pushing back against proposed dietary guidelines that urge Americans to consider the environment when deciding what foods to eat. Read more »

June 24, 2015

0 comments

Raspberry Creme Cups are a cool, tangy treat

Three ingredients you probably have on hand in summer months will create an easy, refreshing dessert. Young chefs in your household? This is one they'll love to prepare and devour. Read more »

June 23, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Cupcake Wars' star Janell Brown's 2nd cookbook celebrates the seasons

Janell Brown's cookbook is another success as she makes baking from scratch simple and easy. The flavors are unique, and if bakers follow Brown's tips, their cupcakes will look professional. Read more »

June 23, 2015

0 comments

AP Photos: See food before buying at largest US fish auction

As the sun rises over Honolulu, commercial fisherman have already unloaded their catches and docked their boats for the day. The fish are lined up on pallets, packed in ice and displayed for buyers... Read more »

June 19, 2015

0 comments

During Ramadan, keeping an eye out for fraudulent halal meat

National Edition

For millions of Muslims, the holy month of Ramadan marks a time for ritual fasting during the day and, often, a large meal with friends and family after sundown. For those buying and selling... Read more »

June 19, 2015

0 comments

5 foods that could be damaging your heart

The foods we eat are incredibly important for our overall health and well-being, and also our heart health. However, many of us eat too many of the foods that aren't helpful in decreasing our risk... Read more »

June 18, 2015

0 comments

By Harmons | BrandView

?

Doing the impossible — Improving on strawberry-rhubarb pie

strawberry-rhubarb pie is a delightful and iconic part of summer, but why let it rest at that? Read more »

June 17, 2015

0 comments

US first lady promotes key topic in Milan: eating wisely

Michelle Obama took her campaign for healthy eating overseas on Wednesday, but let it slip that she still has work to do at home. Read more »

June 17, 2015

2 comments

Creamy and savory soup incorporates wild flavor of asparagus

This soup combines the wild flavor of fresh asparagus and chives in a creamy and flavorful concoction. Read more »

June 16, 2015

0 comments

San Francisco considers health warning on soda advertising

San Francisco officials are deciding whether to impose a warning on ads for a favorite drink of children and a bane of public health advocates: Sugary soda pop. Read more »

June 9, 2015

4 comments

In Gaza Strip, fish farms bring relief to seafood lovers

The Gaza Strip, with a 40-kilometer (25-mile) Mediterranean coastline, was always known for its seafood until Israel restricted the fishing area. Read more »

June 9, 2015

0 comments

Farmers adapt and union recognizes effects of climate change

The Montana Farmers Union launched an initiative this month to educate its 11,000 members about the effects of global warming in Montana, where early signs may be decreasing snowpack and resilient... Read more »

June 8, 2015

0 comments

Cookbook review: 'Beyond the Basics' offers tips, recipes for using natural yeast baking

Melissa Richardson's "Beyond the Basics with Natural Yeast" offers an easy to use, richly illustrated guide to baking with natural yeast and whole grain flour. Read more »

June 2, 2015

0 comments

US pavilion seeks to be catalyst in food security discussion

Fields of waving grain may have come to symbolize the United States' industrialized agriculture, but the U.S. pavilion at Expo 2015 world's fair is seeking to lead the conversation on how to feed 9... Read more »

May 27, 2015

0 comments

Older stories can be found in the story archives