Jan McClure

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Strawberry Ginger Lemonade

YAHOO!! I tied the knot this weekend! You’re lookin’ at the new Mrs. Menanix. Despite the hotel shuttle that picked up my guests with the phrase …


Favorite Buttermilk Skillet-Fried Chicken from 'Mastering the Art of Southern Cooking

Before last week, I had never made real fried chicken. I've fried plenty of chicken wings, tortilla chips, and tempura-ed everything. But true, homemade, brined-in-buttermilk, dredged-in-flour, and fried-in-a-skillet Southern-style chicken had never graced my kitchen table. Between the perceived …

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Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta

For these simple yet stunning crostini, roasted cherry tomatoes are paired with fresh, creamy ricotta, which also acts as an anchor for the tomatoes, …

Beth Kirby's Old-Fashioned Sweet Tea

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Beth Kirby from Local Milk shows us how to make authentic Southern sweet tea.</i><p>There’s this stuff called Milo’s. You might have heard of it if …


The Best Basic Grilled Corn Recipe

So, what's the best way to grill corn? I frequently use three different methods, and each has its distinct advantages and drawbacks. But that doesn't mean I don't have a favorite. Here's the best way I know of to make basic grilled corn, cooked on a hot fire until blistered and charred, served with …

Caprese Pasta Salad

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 5 mins<br>• Cook Time: 10 mins<br>• Total Time: 15 minutes<br>• Yield: 2 to 4<br>• Category: Entree<br>• Cuisine: Italian<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 7 reviews<p>A …

Hot Wheels Pasta - Spicy Summer Pasta Recipe with Rotelle, Zucchini, and Peppers

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .



Cherry shrub in the making.

A Sandwich a Day: B.A.L.T. at The Green Door Tavern

Stepping into <b>The Green Door Tavern</b> feels a bit lime a time warp. The walls are completely covered in wooden beer signs and photos of baseball players from over 50 years ago. It seems like one of the oldest things around in River North, and it just has simple charm. Their <b>B.A.L.T.</b> ($8.25) shows that …


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No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Cupcakes!

Temperatures are rising and no one wants to turn on their oven these days. The solution for your next summer soiree? No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Cupcakes! Just assemble, chill, top with berries, and serve. Cool and easy.<p><b>Ingredients</b> (makes 16 cheesecakes):<br>– 15 graham crackers (8 ounces)<br>– 1 stick …




"Are you ready?" I asked Matt. He and I have intermittent conversations about his life. I feel like he trusts me, or at least respects me enough to …


This all started when a good friend brought over a package of gluten free oatmeal apricot mini cookies and told me to please read the back and …


Brioche Circles with Brie and Cherries

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: A project that's very, very (very, very) worth it.</i><p>In the places I live, I seem to make friends with …


Recipe: Grilled Cauliflower With Lemon and Parmesan

<b>Written by Kimberley Stakal</b><p>You've had beef steaks on the grill, and you've probably had Portobello steaks, but have you had cauliflower steaks before? Large slices of fresh cauliflower are brushed liberally in a lemony marinade, then grilled to near-charred perfection. They're finished off with a …

Three bean salad is a summer picnic and potluck favorite, and for very good reason. Classic Potluck Recipe: Three Bean Salad http://bit.ly/18pZF0o

There Is An Amazing Alternative To Stupid, Boring, Yellow Corn

There's such a thing as awe-inspiring corn.<p>The corn, called Glass Gem corn, is grown by Carl Barnes, a Cherokee rare corn farmer and Native American corn expert. Here you can learn about the growth of the corn. And you can purchase the seeds here!<p>And you CAN eat it, from the Facebook page:<p>So it …

How to Make Easy Peaches 'n' Cream Ice Pops - The Easiest Way


Summer Tomatoes, How I Love You So.

<b>Blueberries:</b> Faith argued it panna cotta really is the perfect dessert. This week I plan to make her Rosewater Yogurt Panna Cotta with Blueberries. …



The 16 Best BBQ Spots In 13 Cities Around The US

From New York to Chicago to L.A., Zagat scoured the States for the shining stars of barbecue around America.<p>Here are 16 barbecue spots in 13 cities around the country you need to try this summer.


Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …


Dessert for Breakfast: Maple Bacon Ice Cream with Waffles

We’ve stirred up the ultimate breakfast treat just in time for the weekend! Maple syrup ice cream with bits of real bacon all over fluffy waffles, we’d even get up extra early for this one. No ice cream maker? No problem. We hacked this ice cream recipe!<p><b>Ingredients:</b> <br>– 1 1/2 cups whole milk<br>– 1 1/2 …


Grilled Parmesan Asparagus

Grilled Parmesan Asparagus from The Naptime Chef• 1 bunch fresh asparagus (thick stalks preferable), ends trimmed<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 lemon wedge<br>• 1 …