Saturday, February 25, 2017

Food & Drink

This Friday, May 23, 2014, file photo, shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — A Taco Bell treat that has a shell made entirely of fried chicken will vanish from the fast food chain’s menu despite its popularity. Taco Bell ...
In this Monday, April 29, 2013, file photo, Kellogg's brand Strawberry flavored Pop-Tarts are arranged for a photo in Surfside, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Pop-Tarts might not just be for breakfast anymore. Kellogg’s is giving the public a taste of some unique flavor combinations featuring the morning time treat by ...
In this Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, file photo, a Pepsi truck delivers products to vendors at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, Illinois. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

BY CANDICE CHOI NEW YORK (AP) — What do Baked Lay’s potato chips, Simply Tostitos chips and Diet Mountain Dew have in common? They’re all “guilt-free,” according to how PepsiCo ...
wicked dolphin rum distillery

What a display at Wicked Dolphin Distillery. Here, you will rub elbows with the owner, JoAnn Elardo or her hardworking family and staff producing the highest grade of natural Florida ...
cristofs on mcgregor storefront

Girls Gone Brunching kicks off 2017 in celebration of its one-year anniversary in Fort Myers at Cristoff’s on McGregor. A location where it all began just 12 months ago. The ...
matanzas on the bay cocktail

I recently had the great fortune to dine with my husband at this secret chantey on Fort Myers Beach. A grand discovery for some who are newer in town but ...
In this Dec. 20, 2013 file photo, oysters are unloaded on Deal Island, Maryland. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

BY MICHAEL CASEY CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Scientists studying oysters along the Atlantic Coast have discovered a critical clue to understanding why more seafood lovers are getting sick from eating ...
pit commander barbecue pork being sliced

Stephan Nedwetzky, owner and true Barbecue aficionado decided to his hook up his Smoker to his truck and head south for the winter and let me tell you.. you will ...
French chef Yannick Alleno who runs Le 1947 restaurant in Courchevel, gives a kiss to the Michelin Mascot known as Bibendum after being awarded three stars from the Michelin guide, Thursday, Feb.9, 2017 in Paris. One restaurant was newly awarded with the prestigious 3 stars this year. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — The Michelin Guide has awarded one or more of its coveted stars to 70 new restaurants in France. The only new three-star restaurant in the guide’s 2017 ...
In this Wednesday, June 24, 2015, file photo, pedestrians pass in front of a Whole Foods Market store in Union Square in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

BY CANDICE CHOI NEW YORK (AP) —€” Whole Foods is hitting the brakes on its ambitious expansion plans as sales keep dropping at existing stores. The grocer reported its sixth ...
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