Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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Paul Reiser on 'Mad About You' revival: 'My guess is it won't happen'

Paul Reiser on 'Mad About You' revival: 'My guess is it won't happen'

Paul Reiser has some bad news for Mad About You fans hoping for a series revival. "It’s kind of stuck in the business end of it now," the comic, actor and co-creator of NBC’s Emmy-winning sitcom said by phone Monday. "Sony is trying to f...
Published: 07/10/18
Recipe for pork tenderloin, my favorite cut for a weeknight dinner, with cherry relish

Recipe for pork tenderloin, my favorite cut for a weeknight dinner, with cherry relish

Pork tenderloin has become my dinnertime champion. I love it for its low fat content, its relatively low price point and the way it will cook perfectly with little to no supervision. The tenderloin, as you might expect, comes from the loin of the pig...
Published: 07/05/18
Updated: 07/10/18
No more Polish dogs? Costco changes food court menu, but $1.50 hot dog deal remains

No more Polish dogs? Costco changes food court menu, but $1.50 hot dog deal remains

There is a significant contingent of people who track Costco’s bargain food court menu and revere the hot dog combo, sold for $1.50 with a soda since almost the beginning. For many, it’s the singular reason for countless trips to the warehouse retail...
Published: 07/10/18
Here's what we learned about buying and cooking beef after spending time with Niman Ranch

Here's what we learned about buying and cooking beef after spending time with Niman Ranch

We started off our education at a Niman Ranch family ranch, where the Edelman family raises Angus beef, birth to finish, in the Flint Hills of Sabetha.
Published: 07/09/18
Nine recipes for ice pops you can make at home

Nine recipes for ice pops you can make at home

By Daniel Neman It’s summer, and the sun is relentless, merciless, heartless. The air hangs heavy. Your shirt sticks to your back. Beads of sweat threaten to drip into your eyes.Air conditioning won’t help, and neither will a dip in a pool. Those c...
Published: 07/09/18

Taste test: Midyear wrapup of our top 2018 picks so far

This summer marks 14 years since we started the Taster’s Choice column. With each passing year, I try harder to look for healthier food options and dietary trends impacting our families. But processed and convenience foods still fly off grocery store...
Published: 06/19/18
Updated: 07/09/18
Steve Ditko, comic-book artist who helped create Spider-Man, dies at 90

Steve Ditko, comic-book artist who helped create Spider-Man, dies at 90

Steve Ditko, a comic-book artist best known for his role in creating Spider-Man, one of the most successful superhero properties ever, was found dead June 29 in his Manhattan apartment. He was 90.The death was confirmed by Officer George Tsourovakas,...
Published: 07/07/18
How to drink tequila and mezcal like a grown-up

How to drink tequila and mezcal like a grown-up

There’s something about tequila that activates the revelry gland, whatever part of the American brain it is that responds to a bottle of Cuervo by bawling "PAAAAARRRTY!"No one bawls "PAAAAARRRTY!" when they see a bottle of Glenlivet.Is it some dorman...
Published: 07/07/18
Is Publix fried chicken the best fried chicken? Let's discuss.

Is Publix fried chicken the best fried chicken? Let's discuss.

Happy Fried Chicken Day. Yes, it’s a thing. Just like there’s a Cow Appreciation Day (July 10) and a Have a Party with your Bear Day (Nov. 16) and a Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day (April 12). It’s a little ridiculous, we know. But on...
Published: 07/06/18
Restaurant openings: The Donut Experiment, Oak and Stone, new offerings at Disney Springs

Restaurant openings: The Donut Experiment, Oak and Stone, new offerings at Disney Springs

NOW OPEN: DONUT EXPERIMENTDebbie Waldecker has just opened the Donut Experiment in Indian Shores. Things start with a fresh-made, warm cake doughnut and then you pick from a huge selection of icings and toppings. Yours can be as simple as plain or gl...
Published: 07/05/18
Updated: 07/06/18