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The Ultimate Gift Guide for the Ultimate Gourmet For the person in your life known for hoarding cookbooks and stockpiling truffle oil, we present the 2014 cook’s gift guide. Whether it be a new hobby or life’s passion you’ll find the trendiest and most reliable… Read More >

Asheville Independent Restaurants (AIR) Flourish Amidst a Vibrant Foodie Community Asheville, North Carolina is home to one of the nation’s strongest independent restaurant scenes. With passionate food entrepreneurs, activists, producers, and a heavy emphasis on sustainable practices, not only is this micro region proving there… Read More >

An Exhaustive Guide to Asheville, North Carolina for Epicureans When I traveled to Asheville for my first Food Blog Forum, I wasn’t certain what to expect. Would the bloggers be foodies? Tech geniuses? Maybe they would all be brilliant writers. Turns out, they are all… Read More >

From the Heart of Foodtopia, Biltmore Estate Shines as a Beacon of Culinary Excellence Opulence and grandeur are accepted as commonplace at the Biltmore Estate located in the majestic foothills of Asheville, North Carolina. While visiting for the 2014 Food Blog Forum, I had the… Read More >

From Registered Nurse to Recipe Developer, Meet the Voice Behind Southern Kissed I often meet with people who find their way into the food community after “quitting their day jobs.” That’s the story with food blogger Lynda Self of Southern Kissed Blog. Much like other’s… Read More >

Super Dad Brian Mellott Brings Kitchen Know-How to the Web When he’s not chasing his three kids or developing new recipes, you’ll find Brian Mellott hard at work on his blog, This Cookin’ Dad. A stay-at-home father of three, Brian took to documenting his weekly… Read More >

Life, Love, and Good Food: The Blog for the Hopeless Foodie Meet Sheila Thigpen, the writer behind the food blog Life, Love, and Good Food. Her blog is best described as a well curated collection of approachable recipes. When visiting, you’ll find a good combination… Read More >

A Story From the Streets to Five Star Dining You have seen him on TV, cooked from his recipes, and possibly even made lifestyle changes based on his “food revolution,” but did you know that beyond his entrepreneurial ventures Jamie Oliver’s passion for all things… Read More >

KitchenAid Stand Mixers are Great for any Recipe Trying to convince a loved one you need a KitchenAid stand mixer? Looking to find the perfect recipes to break in your new mixer? Skip the search and begin here. We have the top five reasons you… Read More >

Pumpkin-Flavored Recipes for Every Course of the Meal When it comes to fall flavors, there is no doubt that pumpkins are the star of the show. With their rich, creamy flavor and versatility, it’s pretty likely pumpkin will be sneaking into several meals you make… Read More >

It’s summer time which means grill time. Let’s get cookin’ with a great new kabob recipe! Whether you’re looking for a new recipe or a twist on an old one, this kabob recipe will surely please a crowd. Sweet sesame summer kabobs can be prepared… Read More >

It's Vegetarian Day October 1st is Vegetarian Day and a hearty vegetarian chili that is sure to satisfy. Perfect for the fall weather, this is an easy crockpot creation that you can cook ahead and is healthy and delicious. Read More >

It's National Corned Beef Hash Day They say corned beef hash is the most versatile of foods and September 27th is its day. Not only can you eat it with cabbage for a meal, but you can serve them on sandwiches, or with potatoes and… Read More >

Don’t Miss Out on Your Last Opportunities to Grill As grilling season comes to an end, we at KaTom offer you two recipes that can easily added to a salad, served as a side, or presented as an appetizer. The first is a grilled nectarine… Read More >

Mary Lou Henry’s Recipes of the Month: June Since most melons are now in season, we are presenting two recipes that use fresh fruit. These are great for parties or served as an appetizer. By utilizing fruit and vegetables that are in season, you are… Read More >

No More Fat-Saturated French Fries: 3 Baked Fry Recipes Here are 3 alternative recipes to the traditional french fry and none require frying. These alternatives are more healthy than the traditional french fries and all seasonings can be modified to your liking. Each of the… Read More >

Vitamix Takes the Effort Out of Every Meal Breakfast Time Something sweet and light usually works great. I love this recipe from the Vitamix recipe collection for a blueberry banana orange smoothie. Yeah, that’s right, the triple fruit threat. Lunch Time Lunch today will be… Read More >