Memphis Stew November 2012

Let me be up front: This post is shameless self promotion for a book I'm very proud of writing called The Food Lovers' Guide to Memphis:  The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings. I... more

Nov 23, 2012 10:26 AM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> I first heard of Guy Fieri's new restaurant in Times Square when my daughter's friend organized her birthday party at Guy'... more

Nov 21, 2012 10:47 AM Dining Out

Chanterelle and Apricot Stuffed Acorn Squash from the "The Southern Vegetarian Cookbook."

Justin Fox Burks

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Stumped about what to make for Thanksgiving that will please both the turkey eaters and the vegetarians at your table? If ... more

Nov 18, 2012 8:33 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> The first two dishes I mastered on my own were Beef Bourguignon (thank you Julia Child) and Brunswick Stew (thank you Mom)... more

Nov 14, 2012 10:22 PM Dining Out

<!-- @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } --> Sorrel is always a bit of a problem veggie for me. Although I love its nutritional profile and flavor, I hate the brown co... more

Nov 8, 2012 9:43 PM Dining Out

Because I write about food and review restaurants, I'm constantly asked this question: “So what's your favorite restaurant?” (If you want my answer, you might as well stop reading now.)   I... more

Nov 7, 2012 9:35 PM Dining Out


Photo courtesy of Travel Channel

Bad boy Anthony Bourdain bought his rock star celebrity to the Orpheum Friday evening with an expletive-studded stand-up on his feelings about Paula Deen, his worldwide travels and his upcoming mov... more

Nov 3, 2012 7:46 PM Dining Out