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Butter It Up: 5 Recipes for Infused Butter
2 years ago

Butter It Up: 5 Recipes for Infused Butter

By  •  Food, Recipes

Strawberry

  • ¾ Cup unsalted butter
  • 3 Tablespoons confectioners’ sugar
  • 1½ Tablespoons strawberry preserves
  • Pinch of salt

Cinnamon Honey

  • ½ Cup unsalted butter
  • ½ Cup confectioners’ sugar
  • ½ …
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Aperitifs: The Dining Catalyst
2 years ago

Aperitifs: The Dining Catalyst

 

Any dining experience can be taken to the next level with certain beverages at the right time. I’m not just talking about knocking the wine and food pairings out …
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SB Sipper: Half & Half by Noble Savage
2 years ago

SB Sipper: Half & Half by Noble Savage

Our search for a perfectly poured Half & Half lead us to The Noble Savage Tavern. In Ireland, a Half & Half is the combination of Guinness and Harp, with …
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Shreveport Chef Grabs Life by the Horns at Superior’s Steakhouse
2 years ago

Shreveport Chef Grabs Life by the Horns at Superior’s Steakhouse

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he age-old saying of “don’t play with your food” does not apply to this story. In fact, Chef Brandon Hanisee suggests everyone — children and adults — should just get …
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Grub: Crafty Ways to Dress Up Your Kids Lunch
2 years ago

Grub: Crafty Ways to Dress Up Your Kids Lunch

As parents know, it sometimes can be difficult to get children to eat their lunch — so, why not let them play with their food? Ok, ok, don’t literally allow …
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SB Sipper: King Cake Martini, 2Johns Steak and Seafood
2 years ago

SB Sipper: King Cake Martini, 2Johns Steak and Seafood

There have been several arguments between friends on which flavor King Cake is best — red raspberry, cream cheese, praline, cinnamon and sugar, etc. The debate will never end. However, …
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A Week for Wine Lovers: Shape Your Valentine’s Plans Around Vino
2 years ago

A Week for Wine Lovers: Shape Your Valentine’s Plans Around Vino

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ove and wine seem to go together so easily. There are countless country songs that use wine as the context for a romantic experience. Sometimes it seems like whatever happened …
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Setting the Mood
2 years ago

Setting the Mood

What sets a mood better than music? Music helps convey tone and energy in movies, plays and television shows every day. But how does music associate with adult beverages? I’m …
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Sip On This: Find Out Why You Like The Wine You Like
2 years ago

Sip On This: Find Out Why You Like The Wine You Like

Now that another year is in the books, I’ve started reflecting on the wines of 2016. Which wines did I love? Which ones was I not a fan of? Did …
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Person of Interest: Kim Hand, Owner of Buttercups Cupcakes
2 years ago

Person of Interest: Kim Hand, Owner of Buttercups Cupcakes

Q: How long have you been baking? A: This is a funny story actually. It started 11 years ago when I was pregnant with my daughter. I had an incredible …
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