A clam chowder that tastes like Summer

A traditional chowder of corn, potatoes and clams is like a clambake in a bowl, … Read more

Obama-era changes could be rolled back

ATLANTA — On a sweltering morning in July, Sonny Perdue, the newly minted secretary of … Read more

Battle over what makes food ‘natural’ in courts as FDA drags feet on guidance

More than a year after the Food and Drug Administration signaled that it would soon … Read more

Where to find one-of-a-kind summer cocktails in Central Oregon

Shaken or stirred? Specialty cocktails hit Bend’s bar scene

From “Game of Thrones”-themed drinks in New York to fire-lit libations in Barcelona, Spain, specialty … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Subway Sandwiches (SW 17th St., Redmond): 100 La Pine … Read more

Turning summer’s corniest treat into an ice cream sandwich

Lolling in front of the air conditioner and wishing for Snowmageddon is one way to … Read more

Trend check: Where bone broth stands now

At the Saturday farmers market in the college town of Bellingham, Washington, customers are lining … Read more

Rainshadow Organics opens new farm store, sells wide variety of goods

Central Oregon farmers are working hard to expand their customer base beyond farmers markets and … Read more

Honoring slave who helped create Jack Daniel’s

LYNCHBURG, Tenn. — Fawn Weaver was on vacation in Singapore last summer when she first … Read more

Restaurant Inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Awbrey Glen Golf Club Pool Snack Bar: 100 Sisters … Read more

Cool off with ice pops on a hot summer day

It’s August, and you know what that means. Hot, sunny days that morph into muggy … Read more

A watermelon dish for grown-ups

My earliest watermelon memories have all taken place in or near water, I realized the … Read more

Embracing summer’s grilling season with kebabs

Chef Thor Erickson shares cooking tips and recipes

Summer is in full swing, and so are the food trends people look forward to … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Tumalo Coffeehouse: 100 Proust Coffee: 100 Hub City Bar … Read more

Grill-smoked fish answers all your summer needs

My grandfather, a bricklayer by trade, fashioned his own smokehouse under the stairwell of a … Read more

8 mistakes novice grillers make — and how to correct them

Ask barbecue fanatics where they learned their craft and they typically cite their backyards. They’ll … Read more

Sushi food truck finds fans in Tumalo

“Do you have any allergies?” “Is there anything that you especially like or dislike?” “Do … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Widgi Creek Golf Club: 100 Lara House Bed and … Read more

Tovola is latest meal delivery service to take on Blue Apron

This is what we want in 2017: We want our food to be delivered to … Read more

This fruit is ripe for summer snacking

July is National Watermelon Month, as decreed by Congress

A tattered copy of the Guinness Book of World Records recently surfaced, and my boys … Read more

Baking chicken and peaches together creates yummy sauce

An interesting thing happened on the way to delivering this recipe. It’s a one-pan dish … Read more

French Market fills food niche in Bend

New shop is a French bistro and marketplace

A decorative bicycle basket filled with flowers welcomes restaurant visitors. Inside, a large cheese wheel … Read more

This Instant Pot has staying power

I’m a sucker for the latest kitchen technology. Vegetable spiralizers, smoke guns, you name it, … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Blue Spruce Bed and Breakfast: 100 Bowtie Catering: 100 … Read more

13 mayonnaise brands ranked — how did your favorite do?

See where your favorite brand ranks

Mayonnaise is to a sandwich what peanut butter is to jelly. They just belong together: … Read more

How to break up a banal broth habit and other food questions answered

The Washington Post Food staff recently answered questions about all things edible. The following are … Read more

The makings of a delicious Eton mess

The popular English dessert (aka “pudding” in British-speak) Eton mess, attributed to a yearly celebration … Read more

Why it’s so hard to figure out how old that 6-pack of beer is

Before craft beer aficionado Matthew Starr buys a new IPA or Pilsner at his favorite … Read more

Outdoor dining options? Bend has plenty

Outdoor dining abounds, whether you’re checking out Smith Rock or the Deschutes

Patrons sit down on wide, wooden chairs with white linen table cloths draping their laps. … Read more

Restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Joolz: 100 Atlas Cider Co. Taproom: 100 Sparrow Bakery … Read more

A chicken-roasting method all good cooks know

Everyone’s looking for the perfect roast chicken, yet spatchcocking still seems like a secret of … Read more

Chocolate milk does not come from brown cows?

Millions of Americans believe it does; food groups fight misconceptions

Seven percent of all American adults believe that chocolate milk comes from brown cows, according … Read more

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