Category archives: Food

Notables: Lassis Inn

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Open for more than 100 years, Lassis Inn is a legend unto itself. Photo by Ashlee Nobel   Washington purchased the business in 1990 and continues the tradition of serving tasty fried fish and the appropriate southern accouterments, because, well, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Washington, whose friendly, to-the-point personality is softened b[...]

Create: Turkey Reimagined

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Reimagine what to do with your leftover turkey in these four clever, delicious dishes. Photography by Janet Warlick :: Food Styled by Muriel H. Wilkins   many years, my Thanksgiving tradition was to get the November issue of Gourmet Magazine and pick out new recipes to add to our holiday meals. My collection of Gourmet goes back to 1988, and, look[...]

6 Thanksgiving Appetizers Your Friends + Family Will Love

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Sharing is caring, and there's no better way to spread the love on Thanksgiving than with a delicious appetizer to get your guests in the holiday spirit. These six starters will tide everyone over until the big turkey dinner, and are a perfect treat for all the cooks in your kitchen. 1. Caramelized Butternut Squash and Gorgonzola Crostini: Impress you[...]

Pumpkin Johnny Apple Cocktail Recipe

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Whether I’m serving this drink at an intimate get-together around the fireplace or at a festive autumn party, this refresher is always a hit. Prep time: 5 minutes Total time: 5 minutes Serves: 2 • 7 ounces of unfiltered apple juice • 3 tablespoons of pumpkin puree* • 1 teaspoon honey • ¼ cup fresh lemon juice • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract • ¼ tea[...]

Chef Shuttle + Grass Roots Farmers' Cooperative are Bringing Arkansas-Raised Turkeys to Your Doorstep

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Before you finish counting your blessings, we have one more to add to the list: locally farm-raised turkeys from the Grass Roots Farmers' Cooperative. This Thanksgiving, Chef Shuttle and Grass Roots Farmers' Cooperative are partnering to bring customers turkeys for Thanksgiving delivery in Central Arkansas. Customers can place holiday orders at chefshuttl[...]

Notable: The Clean Eatery

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A conversation with Ryan Merritt-McGehee is an educational experience. Photo by Sara Edwards Neal   a nutritionist and a certified personal trainer, so as you can imagine he eats “clean.” And he wants others to as well, that’s why he founded The Clean Eatery. Located in Stratton’s Market, the walk-up offers some of the tastiest food around. Th[...]

Create: Decadent Side Dishes

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Nutrition is trending, and my orientation is to nutritious, economical, well-tested, chef-driven but doable-at-home-by-mere-mortals recipes. Photography by Janet Warlick :: Food Styled by Muriel H. Wilkins   as our editor Angela reminded me: A well-timed, once-in-awhile splurge is good for everyone. This is a splurge month. Let’s see – cheese, egg[...]