<![CDATA[Kathleen Purvis Food & Drink Columns & Blogs |]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/ en-us Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:35:32 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:35:32 EST Kathleen Purvis 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) We’ve got 3 dives with good burgers . . . if you dare http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/restaurants/article171512982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:56:59 EDT

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Is it time to stop calling food ‘ethnic’? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article141899689.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:24:11 EDT

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Living with cerebral palsy, he’s also become ‘The Dude’: a food critic. Can this be his future? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article130402304.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:11:14 EST

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Make Thanksgiving about the food, not the fight http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article116108973.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:26:48 EST

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How do you feed a hungry hockey player? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article111800997.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2016 12:46:29 EDT

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Mining the Southern mountains for food stories http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article102743072.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:37:36 EDT

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Can you craft a meaning for ‘craft’? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article98787417.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:48:31 EDT

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Isn’t the world big enough for both Duke’s and Hellmann’s fans? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article90506702.html#storylink=rss How can one condiment be so divided?

We decided to give the taste test another try

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Which mayo do the chefs really pick? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article89082567.html#storylink=rss Does Duke’s beat Hellmann’s?

Piedmont Culinary Guild puts it on the line

At heart: The classic tomato sandwich (and bragging rights)

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10 things every traveling eater needs to carry http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article86410087.html#storylink=rss Plastic forks, hand sanitizer and bottled water are my friends

Pack plenty of black shirts, laundry sticks and Alka-Seltzer

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Shelling fresh eggs is enough to make you crack up http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article85035697.html#storylink=rss Is freshness really the issue with sticking shells?

Switching how you cook them may help

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How did Charlotte get a Whiskey Lane? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article83679087.html#storylink=rss Pour yourself a drink and I’ll tell you

Developer’s street name distills her history

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New book goes whole hog on Carolinas barbecue http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article78055127.html#storylink=rss ‘One True Barbecue’ shows the smoke-drenched life

Louisiana historian finds a story in our whole-hog ’cue

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Does Krispy Kreme get lost in translation? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article76732712.html#storylink=rss If it’s not ‘hot and now,’ it’s not the same

You had to grow up with it to understand

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Is New York ready for Charlotte biscuits? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article70050902.html#storylink=rss 5 chefs get ready for a James Beard dinner

But first, they’re doing a chicken-biscuit throwdown

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Farm subscriptions are growing up in Charlotte http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article64739357.html#storylink=rss Local growers adapt the CSA model

Half-shares, pre-orders, even flowers

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Our love of cookbooks survives the digital age http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article63156362.html#storylink=rss Maybe other books have slowed down

But cookbooks will always find a home

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Are there too many men in food writing? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article61971177.html#storylink=rss There should be room for men and women

With so much variety, we can all find what we want

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How does a recipe become legend? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article56647433.html#storylink=rss There’s a story behind every recipe

New York Times tracks milky beef to its source

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Which kitchen tools never get put away? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article55428790.html#storylink=rss Here are my picks for the ones I constantly use

The best tools aren’t pricey, but they do a lot

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Do we really need to be told how to eat? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article54154080.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2016 16:33:42 EST

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It’s time to stamp out the giant ice cube http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/kathleen-purvis/article52070505.html#storylink=rss Too-hard field peas, too much vinegar, too much mystery

Some food trends are better left behind

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