Food Nostalgia

An Ode to 5 Thanksgiving Foods That Are Better from the Package

Nostalgia is a factor not to be discounted when it comes to food, and these five holiday staples sometimes seem even better from the box (or can). If you disagree, though, don't worry; we've got you...

How will you handle Grandparent's Day this year, Sept. 13th?

by gutreactions 1 year ago

It doesn't get as much publicity as Mother's Day and Father's Day, but Grandparents like to be a part of the love, too. Finding the right tags for this post has not been easy. Grandparent's Day fal...

A Southern Season Bowtie Pasta

by Tehama 1 month ago

I'm having happy memories of this bowtie pasta that was in the deli at A Southern Season. It was quite simple, but I can't recall after all these years exactly what was in it. Do any of y'all re...

Curry House recipe

by Kablooie 2 months ago

Curry House had the best Japanese Curry in LA. Now that they are gone I wondered if anyone out there who worked at Curry House had a copy of their recipe? It's a shame to let it disappear forever.

Healthy meals in minutes recipe cards

by ladymcelmon 2 months ago

Hi, I'm new here and I'm wondering if someone might have the "healthy meals in minutes" recipe card for chocolate chip cookies. She swears they are the best but has misplaced her copy. Thanks!

The various Schat's bakerys

by nakni 9 years ago

I visited the newest bakery in El Segundo. An employee told me that the one there, while not a franchise, is on good terms with the original Bishop location. They also mentioned, and I recall readi...

Playlist: Stay Away from the Fridge (Or not)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

A Spotify playlist of food-centric songs, a gift from a friend and meant for sharing.

Stuck overseas. Need Coles Roast Chicken Stuffing Copycat Recipe To Tide Me Over?

by cgxy96 2 months ago

I love coles roast chicken. It’s cheap, it’s juicy, it’s filling and it reminds me of home. The stuffing is the main attraction and the only reason why I’m loyal to Coles. Woolies can suck it. Unfo...

What Were These Called?!

by opinionatedchef 5 years ago

Driving me nuts. You know "oyster crackers"?- a tiny soda cracker that New Englanders often eat with chowder? Well in the 60's we used to have 6" round flat discs just like oyster crackers. "low fa...

Anywhere to get shish Barak, josh para, or manti

by ilnazn 1 year ago

I’m looking for somewhere in Vancouver that sells shish Batak/ manti, a type of dumpling similar to tortellini popular in the Middle East and Central Asia. Is there anywhere that sells it pre made ...

Setting the way back machine - Sadie's Steak Tips, Waltham

by Amandarama 7 months ago

Now that the snow is beginning to melt, I'm thinking ahead to firing up the grill. Was thinking back to the steak tips at Sadie's, which was off Moody St. in Waltham. Anyone have thoughts on how ...

Who has plans?

by jangita 4 months ago

I just got frequent flyer seats for spring 2022. Into Rome and out of Venice with (maybe) a week in Abruzzo in between. I am dreaming of meals at Armando for starters. Anyone else going this yea...

Cab Calloway - Everybody Eats When They Come To My House

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

After hearing this tonight on my drive home, I thought I'd share this classic, "Everybody Eats When They Come To My House" by Cab Calloway. Swing! The lyrics: Have a banana, Hannah Try t...

1970s Nostalgia dining

by StevietheFish 4 months ago

This afternoon I was having a conversation with a friend of mine about food nostalgia, and we decided that once we are again at liberty, post-lockdown, that she and I would go for table-side servic...

100yr Old Menu Found During Café Refurb

by kySafran 5 months ago

This is a nice story. One for Harters. During the restoration of a café in Liverpool, UK, workman recently found a menu dating back to Wednesday 15 January 1913, just 6 months before Europe diss...

Will Mother's Day be different this year?

by gutreactions 5 months ago

Last year many of us curtailed our Mother's Day plans due to the pandemic. Will you be marking it differently on Sunday, May 9th? We Zoomed it last time. Gathering, perhaps dining out? Please share...

Heritage Apple Search and Apple Trees for Sale

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

This website landed in my inbox today, offering heritage apple trees for sale in the fall. Perhaps more interesting is the effort to find and save lost, heirloom varieties. The site can also help i...

Kentucky Derby is May 1: Any Food & Drink Plans?

by gutreactions 5 months ago

A few years ago, we decided to get a big container of Kentucky Fried Chicken with all the fixins on Derby Day. Last year was curtailed, as it was with so many other events. What about this year? Wi...

"The Families that Fed America": Andrea Nguyen on the History Channel

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

One of our favorite cookbook authors stars in the pilot episode of "The Families that Fed America". She makes Bò Kho, but shares so much more about her family's path and the recipes they saved and ...

Cooking Movies

tim irvine
by tim irvine 7 months ago

The discussion of the new Stanley Tucci series brought up The Big Night. It made me do a search for a thread on cooking movies. Nothing current came up, and therefore I decided to start one. Oth...