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Stir-Fried Chicken With Snap Peas and Basil.

Thai chicken stir-fry piles on basil by the fistful

Stir-Fried Chicken With Snap Peas and Basil.

May 25, 2022, 6:02am Food

Western cooks too often go too light on fresh herbs, treating them more as garnish than flavoring. We prefer the Thai approach, which uses ingredients such as basil, mint and cilantro by the fistful. Read story

Highly spiced Jamaican beef hand pies get gentle heat from habanero chilis.

Jamaican beef hand pie a portable delight

Highly spiced Jamaican beef hand pies get gentle heat from habanero chilis.

May 25, 2022, 6:02am Food

Is there anything more delightful than a hand pie? Read story

Starbucks is offering a Chocolate Cream Cold Brew with its summer lineup.

Starbucks adds to summer drinks, food lineup

Starbucks is offering a Chocolate Cream Cold Brew with its summer lineup.

May 25, 2022, 6:00am Food

Starbucks believes that chocolate is what’s been missing from your iced coffee. Read story

Tommy O's at the Camas Hotel, among restaurants open on Mondays. At left, Ricotta doughnuts at Amaro's Table.

Clark County restaurants can cure a case of the Mondays

Tommy O's at the Camas Hotel, among restaurants open on Mondays. At left, Ricotta doughnuts at Amaro's Table.

May 20, 2022, 6:02am Clark County Life

Dining out can make Monday less Monday-ish but finding a place to eat presents a challenge because many restaurants are closed then. Here’s a handpicked list of places — starting with fancy restaurants and working down to more casual spots — that I recommend for chasing away a case of… Read story

Paparedelle with shrimp, zucchini and sweet peppers.

Easy pasta swimming with garlic, shrimp

Paparedelle with shrimp, zucchini and sweet peppers.

May 18, 2022, 6:32am Food

Here’s a fun recipe that’s full of flavor and easy to make. Pappardelle is a wide noodle that captures this sauce made with lots of garlic and white wine. The combination of flavors and textures is pleasing and makes this a one-dish meal that you can enjoy as a family… Read story

Shrimp Rougaille is spicy with chiles and fragrant with ginger.

Spicy shrimp stew with roots in Mauritius satisfies

Shrimp Rougaille is spicy with chiles and fragrant with ginger.

May 18, 2022, 6:04am Food

No matter where they hail from, part of the appeal of skillet dishes is the fact they get dinner on the table in no time, usually with just a handful of ingredients. Read story

Yellow mustard on top of a pair of grilled hotdogs. Mustards are made around the world and with all kinds of ingredients besides mustard seeds. Try picking up local mustards when you travel.

Assorted mustards can bring new dimensions to cooking

Yellow mustard on top of a pair of grilled hotdogs. Mustards are made around the world and with all kinds of ingredients besides mustard seeds. Try picking up local mustards when you travel.

May 18, 2022, 6:04am Food

Good old mustard. One of my favorite condiments in the world; I have at least three different open jars at any given time. Read story

Yes, you can make your own crackers. With flour, butter and herbs, these will be the stars of your snack plate (if you don't burn them).

Get cracking making your own crackers

Yes, you can make your own crackers. With flour, butter and herbs, these will be the stars of your snack plate (if you don't burn them).

May 18, 2022, 6:03am Clark County Life

I’ve never made crackers before, although I’ve tried making another snack item, tortilla chips. I can’t remember how they turned out (they were, apparently, underwhelming). We go through quite a few crackers in our house, so I’m willing to give crackers a try. On the weekends when I don’t feel… Read story