Food and drink

Baritone Davide Luciano, in the role of Sgt. Belcore, left, and bass Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, right, flank chef Lidia Bastianich during intermission Saturday, Feb. 10. 2018, of a performance at Donizetti's "L'Elisir d'Amore" (The Elixir of Love) at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. Instead of a prop, D'Arcangelo was served fresh pasta cooked by the celebrity chef. (AP Photo/Ronald Blum)
February 10, 2018 - 7:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The bass got an extra tasty role at the Metropolitan Opera. Instead of a prop, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo was served fresh pasta cooked by celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich. Bastianich prepared the course on stage during a performance of Donizetti's "L'Elisir d'Amore (The Elixir of Love...
Read More
Amazon Prime Now bags full of groceries are loaded for delivery by a part-time worker outside a Whole Foods store, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, in Cincinnati. Amazon, which owns Whole Foods, plans to roll out two-hour delivery at the organic grocer this year to those who pay for Amazon's $99-a-year Prime membership. Amazon.com Inc. said deliveries started Thursday in Austin, Texas; Cincinnati; Dallas; and Virginia Beach, Va. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
February 08, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Amazon is bringing its speedy delivery to Whole Foods — and Margot Good might never visit the organic grocery chain again. "I can stay in my pajamas at home and have them deliver me my groceries," she said Thursday after learning about the new service outside a Cincinnati location. The online...
Read More
FILE- This Sept. 26, 2014, file photo shows Nacho Cheese flavored Doritos in Philadelphia. Don’t expect to see “lady Doritos” on store shelves. The company that makes the cheesy chips said Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, that it’s not developing a line of Doritos designed specifically for women, despite widespread online speculation that it was. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
February 06, 2018 - 1:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect to see "lady Doritos" on store shelves. The company behind the cheesy chips said Tuesday that it's not developing a line of Doritos designed specifically for women, despite widespread online speculation that it was. The phrase "lady Doritos" trended on social media...
Read More
Molly Schuyler eats wings in the final round of WIP's Wing Bowl 26 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. Schuyler ate 501 wings. Schuyler gnawed her way through a record 501 chicken wings in 30 minutes to win her third Wing Bowl in Philadelphia. Wing Bowl is usually Philadelphia's substitute for the Eagles going to the Super Bowl. But Friday's competition was an unusual two-fer. It was also a rally for the Eagles on the eve of their third Super Bowl appearance. (Tim Hawk/NJ Advance Media via AP)
February 02, 2018 - 12:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Competitive eater Molly Schuyler gnawed her way through a record 501 chicken wings in 30 minutes to win her third Wing Bowl in Philadelphia. Wing Bowl is usually Philadelphia's substitute for the Eagles going to the Super Bowl. But Friday's competition was an unusual two-fer. It...
Read More
FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, Riley Starks of Lummi Island Wild shows three of the farm raised Atlantic salmon that were caught alongside four healthy Kings in Point Williams, Wash. State officials said Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018 that Cooke Aquaculture's failure to adequately clean nets holding farmed salmon led to the net pen failure last summer that released thousands of invasive Atlantic salmon into Puget Sound. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP, File)
January 30, 2018 - 4:42 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The largest U.S. producer of farmed Atlantic salmon was fined $332,000 on Tuesday for alleged violations of Washington state water quality laws after hundreds of thousands of invasive Atlantic salmon were released last year into waters famed for their native salmon, state officials...
Read More
FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday, Feb.9, 2017, The Michelin Guide 2017 is pictured in Paris, France. The Michelin guide said in a statement Tuesday Jan. 30, 2018, it has allowed chef Sebastien Bras to withdraw his Le Suquet three-star restaurant in southern France, from its 2018 edition because of the huge pressure involved. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, FILE)
January 30, 2018 - 12:28 pm
PARIS (AP) — In an unprecedented move, the Michelin guide allowed three-star chef to withdraw his restaurant from its prestigious listings on Tuesday. Sebastien Bras had announced in September that he didn't want Le Suquet restaurant in southern France to figure in the guide anymore because of the...
Read More
FILE - This April 28, 2016, file photo shows bottles of Dr. Pepper on a store shelf at Quality Cash Market in Concord, N.H. Keurig is buying Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc. to create a beverage business with approximately $11 billion in annual sales, announced Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)
January 29, 2018 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Keurig is buying Dr Pepper Snapple Group, bringing together the make-at-home coffee brand with the company behind Dr Pepper soda, Mott's apple juice and Snapple iced tea. The combination lets the company offer "hot and cold beverages to satisfy every consumer throughout the day,"...
Read More
January 29, 2018 - 7:38 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keurig Green Mountain will become a single company with annual sales of about $11 billion.
Read More
Chefs carry the coffin of French Paul Bocuse during a funeral ceremony at the Saint-Jean Cathedral in Lyon, central France, Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Hundreds of chefs and French dignitaries are gathering in the culinary mecca of Lyon for the funeral of Paul Bocuse, a master chef who defined French cuisine for more than a half-century and put it on tables around the world. (Philippe Desmazes/Pool Photo via AP)
January 26, 2018 - 7:23 am
PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of white-jacketed chefs and other French dignitaries are paying tribute to Paul Bocuse, often referred to as the "pope of French cuisine." Bocuse died Jan. 20 at 91 in Collonges-au-Mont-d'or, where he was born and had his temple to French gastronomy, L'Auberge du Pont de...
Read More
This photo provided by KFC shows singer Reba McEntire as KFC's Colonel Sanders. A rotating cast of famous names have portrayed the Colonel since 2015, but McEntire is the first female celebrity to do it, and the first musician. (Courtesy of KFC via AP)
January 25, 2018 - 8:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The next Colonel Sanders is giving the character a little bit of "country music flair." KFC has picked singer Reba McEntire to play the founder of the fried chicken chain, the first female celebrity in the role. In commercials starting next week, McEntire dons the Colonel's famous...
Read More

Pages