Dear Foodie: Is Illegal Moonshine Better?

Dear Foodie, While visiting a bar in Chicago the other night, I noted that “moonshine” in different flavors was on the drink menu. Being from Kentucky, I promptly ordered a “moonshine” drink. It just didn’t do anything for me so I went back to my usual – a bourbon on the rocks. What is the […]

Dear Foodie: What’s So Scary About GMO’s?

Dear Foodie, I awakened in the middle of the night and imagined a knobby headed monster was starting at my toes and devouring me bite by bite. It was green, slimey and in twinkley lights GMO was emblazoned on what I think was its head. I keep hearing I should hate GMO’s and the evil […]

Dear Foodie: What are Heirloom Seeds?

Dear Foodie, I recently inherited an armoire from my grandmother. It had been in my family for generations and is considered an heirloom. But, here is my confusion. On a recent episode of Food News and Chews, you featured an heirloom tomato grower whose name was Bill Best. Just when he was explaining what “heirloom” […]

Dear Foodie: Photography Faux Pas

Dear Foodie, Recently while dining out, I snapped a picture of my sirloin steak dish. I thought that the matre de was going to break my camera as he came rushing over and demanded that taking pictures of food was forbidden by the chef who is a well known celebrity chef in this town. I […]