Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Yes, you can cook fish (with this sauce on top)

Here’s a plan of action that works for dinner on any weeknight: Melt some butter; add some minced garlic, herbs, spices and a squirt of lemon; then pour it over whatever you’re eating. With almost no effort, you'll have a sauce that makes anything taste better.

I'll Bite

Could you use a half-price martini today?

It’s hard to stamp out a habit, apparently. When the uptown Italian restaurant Tavolo was being built at 300 N. College St., former customers of Cosmos kept stopping by, asking if the half-price Wednesday martini tradition was going to continue.

Food & Drink

Jim Noble is making changes (including news on his barbecue)

Barbecue watchers in Charlotte know that Jim Noble, the chef/owner of Rooster’s uptown and at SouthPark, King’s Kitchen uptown and the King’s Kitchen bakery, has been chasing the barbecue dream for a long time. Now you (and 90 or so of your closest friends) can get a taste, along with a few other new things coming up.

Videos

Candy melting to classical music

Watch this video of candy melting accompanied by classical music.
Erwin Trummer YouTube
Candy melting to classical music 1:19

Candy melting to classical music

How to make a cabbage torta 3:22

How to make a cabbage torta

Assembling a Carmelized White Chocolate and Apple Brandy Charlotte 1:30

Assembling a Carmelized White Chocolate and Apple Brandy Charlotte

Susan Nicely performs 'Bon Appetit' 1:37

Susan Nicely performs 'Bon Appetit'