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Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

Food News

Holiday cookies inspired by Almond Joy, Butterfinger and Snickers bars

Holiday cookies inspired by Almond Joy, Butterfinger and Snickers bars

Associated Press
Updated: 3 hours ago
Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus six pies

Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus six pies

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama spent a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday’s basics. He also continued a tradition of telephoning members of the armed forces to thank them fo...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Customers enjoy bowl-ing at Fresh Kitchen in SoHo

Customers enjoy bowl-ing at Fresh Kitchen in SoHo

When you think about fast food, many don’t necessarily think about healthy eating, but Fresh Kitchen, which recently opened its doors in SoHo, is changing that perception with its healthy bowls....
Published: 11/26/14
Burger 21 brings Turducken to burger lovers

Burger 21 brings Turducken to burger lovers

In the pantheon of holiday cooking feats, perhaps no single item stands out as simultaneously so ambitious and so oddly gluttonous as the “Turducken.”
Published: 11/24/14
WTFork: Five tasty gifts for foodie friends this holiday season

WTFork: Five tasty gifts for foodie friends this holiday season

If being chained up in Super Wal-Mart on Black Friday sounds like more fun than a day at the beach to you, you may want to stop reading now. This is more for Cyber-Monday kinda folks — those of us who would rather have bamboo shoots shoved ben...
Published: 11/20/14
Elevate your nightlife with Tampa Bay’s best rooftop bars

Elevate your nightlife with Tampa Bay’s best rooftop bars

ST. PETE BEACH — A crowd gathers on the rooftop at the Hotel Zamora as the sun begins to set over the Gulf of Mexico.
Published: 11/13/14
Updated: 11/14/14
Maddon’s Ava restaurant opening early for ‘test kitchens’

Maddon’s Ava restaurant opening early for ‘test kitchens’

Ava, the upcoming South Tampa restaurant founded by former Rays manager Joe Maddon and restaurateur Michael Stewart, is offering an early preview of its “inspired Italian” menu and rustic decor. ...
Published: 11/11/14
Pizza Hut’s revamp: Curry crusts, balsamic drizzle

Pizza Hut’s revamp: Curry crusts, balsamic drizzle

NEW YORK – Pizza Hut is letting customers play mad scientist, giving them the freedom to make pies with honey Sriracha sauce or add curry flavor to the crusts.
Published: 11/10/14
WTFork: The best desserts in Tampa are worth spoiling your diet

WTFork: The best desserts in Tampa are worth spoiling your diet

They lure us with their sweet siren song, and then turn on us viciously, decimating our thighs with hail-like damage and making the bathroom scale say things that make us cringe.
Published: 11/06/14
Updated: 11/10/14
Everything’s Greek at annual Tampa festival

Everything’s Greek at annual Tampa festival

The rich aroma of Greek food is wafting around the SoHo neighborhood this weekend.
Published: 11/08/14