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Super Quiz: Americana

posted: 04/26/2018 1:40 a.m. Discuss

1. This bandleader was the king of "champagne music."

Style: Travel back in time at Scott Settlement Historical Rendezvous

posted: 04/25/2018 12:17 p.m. Discuss

Forget cellphones and fast food. For the early settlers of Arkansas, communication was spotty and dinner meant trapping, cleaning and cooking the food yourself, Jennifer Nixon writes in Thursday’s Style section.

Give empanadas a hand: Little meat pies have a long history, are portable, easy to make and yummy

posted: 04/25/2018 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Let us now salute a few pinnacles of human achievement -- the great pyramids of Egypt, the internal combustible engine, space travel, the Skip Intro feature on Netflix programs.

Front Burner: FRONT BURNER: Bread you can sink your teeth into

posted: 04/25/2018 4:30 a.m. Discuss

If I had to pick just one food I miss the most about Germany, it is the bread. Well actually it's fresh quark (a type of fresh cheese similar to yogurt), but bread is a close second.

Gadgets & Gizmos

posted: 04/25/2018 1:50 a.m. Discuss

A kitchen scale is an invaluable tool -- especially for bakers and those working from recipes written with metric measurements. But a kitchen scale that also counts calories and other nutrients is ingenious.

Cooking for two: Tasty chicken soup starts with green puree

posted: 04/25/2018 1:49 a.m. Discuss

This not the same old chicken soup! I love its deep-green color, with shred of poached chicken showing through.

Herb-flecked butter makes radically delicious radishes

posted: 04/25/2018 1:48 a.m. Discuss

Never hurry and never worry. Sensible advice from Charlotte, the renowned spider, weaver and heroine. But it's a tall order -- never?

7-day menu planner

posted: 04/25/2018 1:47 a.m. Discuss

SUNDAY: The family will give their approval for Baked Walnut-Coated Chicken.

Cooking with diabetes: Caesar salad skips lettuce, substitutes Brussels sprouts

posted: 04/25/2018 1:46 a.m. Discuss

If you love Brussels sprouts like I do, you will love this salad. If you aren't sure, but you are a fan of Caesar salad, then you will hopefully love it too!

Idea Alley: Kat offers tips for Cuban sandwich

posted: 04/25/2018 1:45 a.m. Discuss

Recipes that appear in Idea Alley have not been tested by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Give this cake a shot: It calls for Fireball twist

posted: 04/25/2018 1:41 a.m. Discuss

I couldn't help but be intrigued and entertained when I came across a cake recipe with an unusual ingredient: cinnamon-flavored Fireball Whisky. It uses instant vanilla pudding mix, too -- so retro, but that's the point. Cookbook author Addie Gundry says that baking with alcohol was also en vogue in the 1950s and '60s. She tweaked the idea of a rum cake by adding whiskey instead, and cinnamon-flavored for an additional twist. I got a strong whiff of booze from the finished cake in my early tests but thought the cinnamon flavor could use more oomph, so I added ground cinnamon.

Helpful Hints

posted: 04/25/2018 1:40 a.m. Discuss

DEAR HELOISE: In recipes that call for heavy cream, can I use Greek yogurt instead?

Horoscopes by Holiday

posted: 04/25/2018 1:39 a.m. Discuss

Happy birthday. An exciting and productive four weeks will kick off this solar return. Relationships will become the star focus in June: some turning softer and more pleasant; others becoming very efficient business arrangements.

Super Quiz: Nursery rhyme females

posted: 04/25/2018 1:39 a.m. Discuss

1. She went up the hill with Jack.

STYLE: An homage to meat pies

posted: 04/24/2018 11:24 a.m. Discuss

Let us now salute a few pinnacles of human achievement — the great pyramids of Egypt, the internal combustion engine, space travel, the Skip Intro feature on Netflix programs.




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