Food & Drink

Food & Drink

How to make the world’s best waffles

We all know that superlatives have lost whatever meaning they ever had (thanks, internet!). But we can also all agree that waffles are one of the reasons it’s good to be alive. And I’m prepared to stand behind the assertion that the recipe here produces the world’s best waffles.

Food & Drink

4 fast soups for fall

Just because it’s soup season doesn’t mean you have to get out your big stockpot and set aside a whole afternoon. But you don’t have to just resort to opening a can, either.

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Starbucks green cup connects 100 characters with a single line

Take a look all the way around the new Starbucks green cup. Artist Shogo Ota created a mosaic of more than 100 people drawn with one line for the new limited edition cup. "During a divisive time in our county, Starbucks wanted to create a symbol of unity as a reminder of our shared values, and the need to be good to each other,” said Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO.

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Spice things up with this five-spice stir-fried pork

The exciting flavors of Chinese cuisine are captured in this five-spice stir-fried pork. Five-spice powder is a mixture of five ground spices usually consisting of cinnamon, cloves, fennel seed, star anise and Szechuan peppercorns. It gives a pungent, aromatic flavor to this quick dish.

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8 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving

As you prepare to sit down and gobble up turkey on Thursday, take 99 seconds and discover just how colorful the Pilgrims really were, Thomas Jefferson's disdain of the holiday and what those in the International Space Station plan on eating on Thanksgiving.
Chris Ware Lexington Herald-Leader
8 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving 1:40

8 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving

Butterball's turkey hotline has been saving Thanksgiving for 30 years 2:17

Butterball's turkey hotline has been saving Thanksgiving for 30 years

Know how to spatchcock a turkey? It's easier than you think 3:29

Know how to spatchcock a turkey? It's easier than you think

Here's how NOT to deep fry a turkey 2:10

Here's how NOT to deep fry a turkey