Latest Epicurious.com Stories

2009-07-20 12:30:00

NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Epicurious.com is hitting the road to visit farmers' markets across the United States, offering seasonal recipes, advice from editors on using local ingredients, as well as free tote bags and gifts. July 18th marked the first stop on Epicurious.com's greenmarket tour. In seven of the country's major cities, Epicurious.com editors will have a booth at select farmers' markets, giving away recipes printed on reusable cards,...

2009-07-15 08:30:00

NEW YORK, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Epicurious.com, the most award-winning food site, has partnered with Snooth.com, a global hub for wine aficionados, to provide curated wine pairings for the site's over 25,000 editor-tested recipes. Starting today, when users view Epicurious's recipes (with the exception of kid-friendly and breakfast recipes), they will also see multiple wine suggestions for that recipe. The pairings are chosen based on the recipe's primary ingredients, type of cuisine,...

2009-04-30 14:30:00

"Recipes & Shopping List" App for iPhone and iPod Touch Simplifies Cooking and Grocery Shopping NEW YORK, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Epicurious.com, the award-winning food site, today introduced its first application in the Apple App Store for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The free application, "Epicurious' Recipes & Shopping List: On the Go and In the Kitchen," allows users to browse and search Epicurious.com's database of over 25,000 editor-tested recipes, toggling between an...

2008-10-01 09:00:19

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- There are travelers, armchair travelers, and now even flavor travelers, thanks to Epicurious.com's new online video series, "Around the World in 80 Dishes." Recapture the tastes of your favorite vacation or take your palate on a world tour, while learning about the traditional cuisine of different regions and countries. Accompanied by world-renowned chefs from The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in Hyde Park, New York, as instructors, Epicurious.com's...

2008-06-30 15:02:29

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- How can eating a delicious meal prepared by some of the country's top chefs, using local ingredients, lead to more food for the neediest families? Epicurious.com, the award-winning food Web site, created Wine.Dine.Donate. to answer that question. Now in its third year, Wine.Dine.Donate. participants have provided nearly one million meals to hungry families via America's Second Harvest, the nation's leading hunger relief organization. Whether by attending a...

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