Food & Drink

Recipes

Feed out-of-town guests a baked frittata

Whether served for breakfast, carried to the office for nibbling at one’s desk, carted to the beach for al fresco sustenance, or used as the basis for an ad-lib dinner, a frittata is an abidingly easy, satisfying choice. Good eggs and a few tasty additions are all you need.

Recipes

Holiday flavors, bright and early

These waffles are a smile-inducing way to get you back in gear the morning(s) after your holiday feast, and to use up leftover pumpkin puree and cranberries while you’re at it. But more than that, they have so much holiday spirit - bejeweled with cranberries and fragrant with homey pumpkin spices - and they are so easy to make, you’ll want to enjoy them throughout the holiday season.

Food & Drink

Ada County food service inspections Nov. 1-7, 2016

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/inspect.htm. The Southwest District Health Department makes similar inspections in Canyon County; its records are available at swdh.org/food-service.asp.

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Get Thanksgiving right with this how-to guide

For those of us who are amateur chefs — and even those who have a bit more cooking expertise — the idea of preparing a Thanksgiving feast can be daunting. From turkey cooking times to the perfect side dishes and desserts, there's a lot that goes into managing the massive meal.

Videos

Turkey 101: How to cook a turkey

Mary Pitman, of Pitman Family Farms and Mary's Turkeys, shares her top tips of how to cook a turkey at Whole Foods on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Fresno.
Silvia Flores / The Fresno Bee
Turkey 101: How to cook a turkey 3:26

Turkey 101: How to cook a turkey

How to spatchcock a turkey, it's easier than you think 3:29

How to spatchcock a turkey, it's easier than you think

Salty Honey Pie for Thanksgiving dessert 0:18

Salty Honey Pie for Thanksgiving dessert

Thanksgiving soup and puff pastry recipes 1:31

Thanksgiving soup and puff pastry recipes