Jill Sullivan: Book looks at Missouri’s culinary history, delights | Lifestyles

One of my favorite things about traveling is experiencing the unique food and drink of the places I visit. To be honest, I like that as much, in some cases more, than site-seeing. In Missouri, you don’t have to go far before coming across breweries, distilleries, Kansas City barbecue, St. Louis Italian, Sedalia’s State Fair … Read more

Central Texas Foodie: Bring on the newfangled heat | WacoToday

Story and photos by Karyn Miller Brooks One year, for my father’s birthday, Mom presented him with a charcoal chimney starter. Loving and kind as he was, my dad was the consummate pessimist, not believing in anything gimmicky or “newfangled.” (I love that word, by the way. It reminds me of him. Daddy thought automatic … Read more

Ease into summer with these Made in Oklahoma recipes | dinning

Summer has officially begun in Oklahoma, as the recent 100-degree-plus heat indexes bear out. But even Oklahoma’s sometimes oppressive summer heat can’t quell the need to gather with friends and family to enjoy each other’s company, as well as simple, satisfying foods. Few foods are more simple, and more closely associated with summer, than the … Read more

CWS fans can find fabulous food any time of the day or night in Omaha area | omaha dines

You’re up early because you couldn’t sleep in anticipation of your team’s first game in the College World Series. And you want to eat breakfast. Your team doesn’t play today so you decide to explore Omaha. And you want to eat lunch. You watched as a walk-off home run propels your team past the No. … Read more

Recipes fit for a king — or Father’s Day | food

Father’s Day arrives on June 19 this year, and what a special day that is set aside to honor dad, pop, or whatever you may call that special person in your life. It is also a day to honor that person who was like a father to you or someone who filled those shoes because … Read more

New Market restaurant continues old family tradition | Economy & business

The latest restaurant to come to the town of New Market has ties to Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe. Prospect Pantry owner Ashly Wright grew up in California visiting her grandfather Reno Barsocchini’s restaurants. He had five and co-owned two of them with Joe and Dominic DiMaggio, Wright said. Wright’s grandfather was the best man … Read more