(Deb Lindsey)
Cooking with teff, a gluten-free super grain

04/14/2014 10:53 AM MDT
Although teff has been a staple of traditional Ethiopian cooking for thousands of years, it is quickly climbing to super-grain status in our country. 
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Recipe: Bananas Foster
04/14/2014 10:21 AM MDT - The dessert's popularity is easy to account for: It is sweet, boozy, sticky, creamy and flammable. Full Story

How to make the perfect burger
04/11/2014 10:46 AM MDT - The science of the perfect burger is a much-contested topic. We look at what makes the perfect stack. Full Story

Recipe: Quick-Braised Turkey Tenderloins With Mushrooms and Onions
04/10/2014 04:19 PM MDT - For the Jewish holidays, my Nana stewed beef with lots of onions and mushrooms. Her preferred spices were simply salt and pepper. The result was hearty, earthy and a little on the heavy side. Full Story

Dieters move past calories, food makers take heed
04/10/2014 11:06 AM MDT - The calorie counting that defined dieting for so long is giving way to other considerations, like the promise of more fiber or natural ingredients. Full Story

JJ Smith inspires thousands to try her '10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse'
04/09/2014 03:43 PM MDT - When author JJ Smith developed her latest nutrition plan, she hoped it would have fast results. But even she wasn't expecting to lose 200,000 pounds in three months. That's an average of 10 pounds for each of the estimated 20,000 people and counting who've completed the program in her book. Based on the positive feedback that floods her Facebook group, her number could be accurate. Full Story

Where the shrimp still flies
04/09/2014 02:56 PM MDT - Dinner AND a show: That has been the point at Benihana since its first restaurant opened in Our Year of the Beatles, 1964. But who knew that any John, Paul or Georgina could don an apron, step behind a griddle and throw down for a night? And that flipping shrimp tails into a heavy toque on your head while cooking Japanese teppanyaki-style for your pals could be such a rush? Full Story

Why chocolate really is the secret to happiness
04/08/2014 04:10 PM MDT - Money may not buy happiness or grow on trees, but when it comes to chocolate, both are true. Chocolate does grow on trees, and the chemical feel-good factor comes from the world's most widely consumed psychoactive drug. Full Story

Recipe: Preserved Lemon Chicken With Kale
04/08/2014 11:50 AM MDT - A dish you can eat as a warm salad or leftover for lunch at the office. Full Story

7 fresh apps to upgrade grocery shopping
04/08/2014 08:12 AM MDT - It's about time you upgraded your grocery list from the old pen-and-paper format. Full Story

Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
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Standing ovation at Met Opera despite protest

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani joined demonstrators outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday for an emotional protest against a musical work about the death of a Jewish man they say glorifies his Palestinian killers. Full Story