SUPER BOWL FOOD: Special Chocolate Chip Cookies

Call it “Foosball Chip.” Photo courtesy RubyEtViolette.com. For Super Bowl sweets, Ruby et Violette is offering its fall special, the “Friday Night Foosball” chocolate chip cookie, through this weekend. The “foosball” chocolate chip cookie includes peanuts and Chex mix. For a two-point conversion, order some of matching Friday Night Foosball ice cream to enjoy with…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Fresh Mushrooms Need Air

Mushrooms tend to come packaged in a plastic-wrapped box; or if you select them from a bin, you put them in a plastic bag. Plastic is not good for mushroom health: There’s no air and the ‘shrooms can’t breathe. If you’re not going to use them immediately, transfer the mushrooms to a paper bag. We…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: Heavenly Hash Day

The fruit salad version, wrapped insour cream.   February 2 is National Heavenly Hash Day. But which heavenly hash? If someone offers you Heavenly Hash, you may want to clarify: Is it a fruit salad bound with sour cream or whipped cream, or a chocolate confection or baked good filled with marshmallows and nuts? Heavenly…
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