Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper gives a twist to the classic Gin & Tonic

Using the lime rind instead of the traditional lime juice gives the drink a tinge of bitter.

Food & Drink

Treasure Valley restaurant inspections

The Central District Health Department conducts annual inspections of all food-handling establishments in Ada County. Any listed item indicates items or practices out of compliance with Idaho Food Code. For details, go to cdhd.idaho.gov/eh-food-inspections.php. The Southwest District Health Department makes similar inspections in Canyon County; its records are available at swdh.org/food-service.asp.

Recipes

Self-rising flour can be made at home

Self-rising flour is scarce: bottom shelf, dim cupboard, cracked cookbook. News in 1845, it now counts as quaint. And yet, it models a modern mindset. Self-rising flour must study self-actualization, meditation, levitation. How else does it propel its purpose-driven life?

Food & Drink

Ada County food service inspections April 18-24, 2017

The Central District Health Department conducts annual inspections of all food-handling establishments in Ada County. Any listed item indicates items or practices out of compliance with Idaho Food Code. For details, go to cdhd.idaho.gov/eh-food-inspections.php. The Southwest District Health Department makes similar inspections in Canyon County; its records are available at swdh.org/food-service.asp.

Videos

Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper gives a twist to the classic Gin & Tonic

Using the lime rind instead of the traditional lime juice gives the drink a tinge of bitter.
Bruce Whiting
Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper gives a twist to the classic Gin & Tonic 1:59

Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper gives a twist to the classic Gin & Tonic

Coiled Winery owner Leslie Preston talks about the company's expansion 3:31

Coiled Winery owner Leslie Preston talks about the company's expansion

Vincenzo Trattoria brings a taste of Southern Italy to Boise 1:22

Vincenzo Trattoria brings a taste of Southern Italy to Boise

Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper makes the classic cocktail Ramos Gin Fizz 4:03

Libations: Capitol Bar's Kevin Hopper makes the classic cocktail Ramos Gin Fizz