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Must Try Super Bowl Appetizers with a Spanish Flare!

22 hours agoFood & Drink / Wine : CataVino

Football in New England and football in Barcelona don’t really see eye to eye. Both teams have their fanatic fans and both sports are filled with epic moments of glory and bitter moments of defeat, but in Spain there are always two questions: “Do people really watch the Super Bowl […]

Recipe: Spanish Spicy Chicken Wings

22 hours agoFood & Drink / Wine : CataVino

A classic BBQ star and Super Bowl Party essential, chicken wings can be done in countless ways. So, in keeping with your theme, we have a marinade recipe that is sweet, smoky, spicy, and Spanish. We incorporate smoked Spanish paprika, honey, sesame, and sherry vinegar with Spanish olive oil to […]

How Insurance Companies Still Discriminate Against the Sick

Obamacare was supposed to put an end to denying coverage based on pre-existing conditions. But a new study suggests insurers are finding ways to accomplish the same thing through drug pricing.

Scenes From Classic Restaurants Around the Eater Universe

A look inside iconic restaurant in 23 cities Mary Mac's Tea Room, Atlanta Green Pastures, Austin Kowloon, Boston Fast & French, Charleston Manny's Coffee Shop and Deli, Chicago Cafe Titanic, Montreal. Sonny Bryan's, Dallas Potager, Denver Roma...Show More Summary

Firestone Walker Releases Beer in Cans for the First Time Ever

"I get goosebumps just thinking about having these beers in cans." California-based Firestone Walker Brewing Company is releasing its beers in cans for the first time. According to Beer Advocate, the company has never done this in its 18 year history. Show More Summary

U.S. takes best-ever second place at Bocuse d'Or

It’s been a long dry spell, but the U.S. culinary team is finally bringing home a ribbon from the Bocuse d’Or cooking competition. The French Laundry’s Phillip Tessier, aided by commis Skylar Stover, took second place in the bi-annual cook-off, which is held in Lyon, France,...

Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Create Single Food Safety Agency

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) have introduced bills in Congress that would establish a single, independent federal food safety agency. Food safety oversight is currently split up among 15 agencies in the Departments of Health and Human Services, Agriculture, and Commerce. The Safe Food Act of 2015 introduced Wednesday in both... Continue Reading

Recipe: Spanish Chili with Chorizo

23 hours agoFood & Drink / Wine : CataVino

An alternative to bean and meat “chili” at this year’s Super Bowl party is the hearty stew from the Spanish region of Asturias known as Fabada. One of this northern region’s claims to gastronomic fame, Fabada is great for feeding a crowd and is really para chuparse los dedos—They’re “finger-sucking good”. […]

Lisa Marie Varon no longer running Squared Circle restaurant

Lisa Marie Varon announced on Twitter Wednesday that she will no longer run the wrestling-themed Squared Circle restaurant she opened with husband Lee Varon in 2013.

Roast Chicken (with an FDA warning)

YouTube Link: Zuni Cafe Roast Chicken BreastMore Videos: Helen's Kitchen ChannelChicken cooked below 165F always raises eyebrows. In case you are worried, here are some points to keep in mind: Salmonella occurs in the digestive tract. Show More Summary

Recipe: Valencian Paella

23 hours agoFood & Drink / Wine : CataVino

The Mediterranean Spanish province of Valencia is known as the home of paella, and though there are plenty of iterations of this dish that revolve around fruits of the sea, the true “Paella Valenciana” is all about the bounty of the land. Typical proteins include chicken, rabbit, and snails (feel […]

Cocktail Hot Shot Leo Robitschek Unwinds at This Hidden Gem

This country is home to a lot of bars, and among them are gems oft-overlooked. To help guide us to these discoveries, we've enlisted the country's many drink luminaries to share their under-the-radar recommendations for Drinking Confidential. Leo...Show More Summary

The Best New Restaurants Around the World According to Travel + Leisure

Restaurants from 11 cities made the cut. Another day, another list: Travel + Leisure officially published its Best New Restaurants in the world list. What sets the collection apart is that it is isolated to "11 of the world's most compelling...Show More Summary

Why Dump Treated Wastewater When You Could Make Beer With It?

An Oregon company has developed a high-tech process for turning sewage into pure drinking water. Now it's asking the state for permission to give its recycled water to a group of home brewers.

Ray Garcia opening BS Taqueria in old Mo-Chica space

Ray Garcia is on a roll. Not only is he opening Broken Spanish in the old Rivera space near Staples Center downtown, he’s also working on a spin-off taco stand to be called BS Taqueria, which will take the old Mo-Chica space on 7th Street and open as early as February.

A Viking Ship's Worth of Vegan Meatballs Set to Invade Ikea in April

Thanks in part to PETA. It's official: The vegans have won and Ikea will roll out an animal product-free meatball this year. The flat-pack furniture superstars announced last year that they were developing a vegetarian version of their famed (and affordable) Swedish meatballs. Show More Summary

Recipe Update: Check Out the Latest Verisons of Our Chili Recipes

When writing a new chili recipe, it occurred to me that over the years, I've learned a few things about making good chili. Since we're in the middle of chili season, now seemed like as good a time as ever to update all of my previous excursions to take advantage of some of the new tricks I've learned along the way.

Cheese Please: Tex-Mex Chile Con Queso Dip For Your Super Bowl Party

Rich and gooey, this molten cheese dip is studded with tomatoes, chiles, and onions and just waiting for you to plunge your tortilla chip into it.

WHO versus noncommunicable (chronic) disease: where’s the sugar target?

The World Health Organization (WHO) released two reports within the last week aimed at preventing noncommunicable diseases.  Although the second is all about reducing sugar intake, the first report is about everything but. 1.  The Global Status Report on Noncommunicable Diseases, 2014.  The WHO press release points out that the report calls for: more action […]

Firestone Walker Beers Available in Cans for First Time

Paso Robles, CA – Even after 18 years of brewing, there’s a first time for everything… Indeed, Firestone Walker Brewing … The post Firestone Walker Beers Available in Cans for First Time appeared first on

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