Food & Drink

 These chocolate chip cookies have an extra special secret ingredient that takes them over the top.

Maya Evoy
There are so many things to love about this bread, which happens to be vegan-friendly and gluten-free. Kim Sunée
I have a soft spot for independent eateries doing business in the iconic chain restaurants of yesterday. So when I learned about the newly opened Brickhouse Asian Grill -- located in a Spenard building that was clearly once a Pizza Hut -- I was already rooting for it. Mara Severin
Mara Severin
Duane Clark of Country Health Foods will have a few cuts of goat with him this week at the Center Market at the Mall at Sears. Steve Edwards
Using a hot cast-iron skillet caramelizes the carrots on the outside and brings out their natural earthiness and sweetness. Maya Evoy
As an immigrant, it's easy to feel isolated when you don't know the language and the customs of the country. ESL teacher Jenifer Rogers hopes to counter that by getting people cooking together.Shannon Kuhn
 I like a kinder, gentler type of sweet. Perhaps that’s why I’m a pie kind of girl. So I was excited to try A Pie Stop, the specialty shop/cafe located in the strip mall behind City Diner.Mara Severin
Mara Severin
Market Fresh: Death and taxes may be constant, but Wednesday is the day to be Central MarketSteve Edwards