July 18, 2014

Where Can I Get Some Tetris-Shaped Taters? At MIT, of course!

MIT Tetris Hash Browns

Chris Caesar of Boston.com reports that MIT’s latest tribute to Tetris, the classic 1980′s video game, has come in the form of … hash browns.   Read the rest of this entry »

December 17, 2012

III Forks? 5 Stars.

3 Forks Filet with sides

I don’t hide my disdain for chain restaurants. I define a chain restaurant as a brand that has at least five locations. I find that the original idea behind a chain may be good, but it becomes tough for the subsequent locations to maintain the food quality. Eventually, chains become synonymous with mediocre food at decent prices. So when I was invited to III Forks to have dinner on Saturday night, you better believe I was worried. III Forks is a steakhouse and seafood restaurant with 3 locations in Texas, 3 locations in Florida, and one location in downtown Chicago. I was preparing myself for a mediocre experience, but what I got is one of the best restaurant experiences that I have ever had.  Read the rest of this entry »

December 15, 2011

What’s the Best Way to Enjoy a Latke?

A favorite Hanukkah tradition is Potato Latkes, and there are many recipes for making them and serving them! Keep reading to see our favorites, and tell us, will you make this traditional Jewish dish this December? Here are several different recipes for Latkes from our friends at Recipe4Living:

Sweet Potato Latkes
Latkes with Sour Cream Mushroom Sauce

Apple Latkes
Potato Latkes
Vegetable and Feta Latkes

What should you pair with your latkes? I’ve heard of people using everything from sugar to sour cream to applesauce! Personally, applesauce is my favorite dip to pair with a latke, and especially in the fall and winter months, the apple cinnamon taste is so seasonally appropriate.

Tell us: What’s your favorite way to enjoy a latke?

October 6, 2011

Hearty Dinner Thursday: Steak and Potatoes

We have several ideas for your hearty dinner this evening, and recipes to match! Keep reading to learn a great variation on the traditional steak and potatoes, and learn how you can make this combo a menu staple by serving it with different sides! Read the rest of this entry »

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