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2014-03-26 12:21:23

"Top Chef" favorites including Kristen Kish, Angelo Sosa, Tiffany Derry and Nina Compton spice up cruises beginning July 2014 NEW YORK and MIAMI, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirteen former chef'testants of Bravo's Emmy® Award-winning series "Top Chef" will set sail on four exclusive Celebrity Cruises vacations beginning in July 2014 as part of the "Top Chef at Sea" experience. The Celebrity Cruises and Bravo partnership gives fans the opportunity to vacation with their favorite "Top...

2014-03-25 23:35:02

YumOYum is a way for consumers to find home cooks and chefs in their neighborhood. Its like Sittercity.com for Cooks. Portland,OR (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Busy parents and professionals who don’t have time to prepare meals everyday, can go to YumOYum and book a cook. Customers can have a cook arrive on a weekend and prepare the week’s dinners for their family. Also the meals can be highly personalized to suit everyone's needs, example: no dairy or gluten free or low carb or less...

2014-03-25 16:24:05

Safeco Field takes Northwest seafood to a new level, and offers up classic pub foods, with a Seattle twist, that pair well with local craft beer. SEATTLE and STAMFORD, Conn., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the 2014 season, the Seattle Mariners, hospitality partner Centerplate, along with its strategic hospitality design group, Centerplate Stir, and noted Seattle Chef and restaurateur Ethan Stowell, are continuing a successful collaboration that has won Safeco Field a reputation for...

2014-03-19 23:26:25

Washington, D.C.'s most famous chefs are back in the kitchen with leading physicians from The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates to offer a fresh, delicious video series and accompanying cookbook to support healthier eating and healthier lifestyles. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Like any great meal, a second helping is in demand. The new season of the Telly Award winning Epicure with the Chef MDs debuts online on March 25, 2014. The web series teams DC’s top...

2014-03-17 12:26:30

Celebrity Chef Teams Up with Five Star in the Latest Series of Culinary Innovations NEWTON, Mass., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (NYSE: FVE) ("FVE" or "Five Star") today announced that celebrity chef Brad Miller has joined Five Star to further refine the company's cuisine and dining experiences. Chef Miller is a former contestant on "Hell's Kitchen" which airs on FOX, has made numerous national television appearances, and is executive chef at the...

2014-03-14 23:23:37

In conjunction with the recent Blossom Ball, the Endometriosis Foundation of America will be hosting an online charity auction. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 In support of the Endometriosis Foundation of America’s (EFA) Sixth Annual Blossom Ball, and Endometriosis Awareness Month (March), Charitybuzz, the leading destination for online charity auctions, will be hosting an online auction in conjunction with the event featuring one-of-a-kind packages including a meet and greet...

2014-03-14 16:23:36

The New Collection Offers Chefs Street-Inspired Aprons and other Apparel that are as Functional as they are Stylish SYDNEY, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Chef Works Australia, the Australian arm of the global hospitality apparel company Chef Works, has just announced the launch of their new Urban Collection. Described as street-wise chef's apparel that is both fashionable and functional, the new product line is designed to target a new and upcoming segment of the market....

2014-03-14 12:25:22

CHICAGO, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive Chef Carol Buckantz and her team are preparing a very special Easter celebration in the Chicago area with a Farm to Table Easter Brunch Buffet at Oak Brook Hills Resort on Sunday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. What makes this culinary experience different is the collection of delicious recipes, and tastes with a Farm to Table theme. Among the featured items will be local farm raised leg of lamb, honey baked ham with local Raines...

2014-03-11 23:04:13

Welcome Nimble Foods to the Austin meal delivery scene. For a mere $7 and no delivery fees, Nimble Foods will deliver a handcrafted hot, wholesome meal created by their award-winning executive chef within 20 minutes. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Traditional food delivery takes about an hour, selections are limited and of course, who can forget the pesky delivery fees. Nimble Foods has officially entered the delivery food scene in central Austin. For $7, a Nimble Foods delivery driver...

2014-03-10 08:23:09

Stylish quartz surfaces play center stage on set of season 4 TORONTO, March 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Caesarstone® Canada, the luxury quartz surface manufacturer, returns to the set of Top Chef Canada as a participating sponsor of the series, which kicks off its fourth season on Monday, March 10(th) at 9 PM EST on Food Network Canada. Caesarstone takes center stage this season, by providing luxury surfaces in the kitchen where chefs will prepare their culinary creations. Contestants...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'