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3 knives every cook needs. And some they might just want.

3 knives every cook needs. And some they might just want.

There is likely no kitchen tool purchase as important as your cooking knives. And it's easy to feel overwhelmed by the variety of styles, prices, sizes and materials.
For chewy Japanese noodles, borrow an Italian technique

For chewy Japanese noodles, borrow an Italian technique

Japanese udon noodles are all about the chew, but it’s hard to replicate the texture with what’s available in American markets. Fresh udon is hard to come by.
Where to buy the popular Indian street food samosa in New West?

Where to buy the popular Indian street food samosa in New West?

Evenings getting a little nippy? Embrace the change in weather with a cup of strong chai, and a plate of hot crispy samosas from any of these five New West businesses.
Minnesota governor pushes back against food fraud criticism

Minnesota governor pushes back against food fraud criticism

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tim Walz pushed back Thursday against critics who say his administration should have done more to thwart what federal prosecutors have called a scheme to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic to defraud the U.
Pair wine with doughnuts at this New West winery

Pair wine with doughnuts at this New West winery

For those who dream of spending the weekend biting into soft doughnuts, and sipping glasses of wine — New Westminster’s Pacific Breeze Winery might just have the ideal event for you this Saturday.
EXPLAINER: How alleged plot exploited pandemic to net $250M

EXPLAINER: How alleged plot exploited pandemic to net $250M

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Department of Justice has charged 48 people in Minnesota in what prosecutors have called a $250 million scheme to defraud a federal meals program.
Coalition of leaders: Urgent action needed for food security

Coalition of leaders: Urgent action needed for food security

NEW YORK (AP) — Leaders from Europe, the Americas and Africa called Tuesday for urgent action and funding to ease a growing global food security crisis that has been exacerbated by Russia’s war with Ukraine and, thanks to climate change, threatens to
Apples, traditional at Rosh Hashana, shine in this cake

Apples, traditional at Rosh Hashana, shine in this cake

Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins on Sunday evening (Sept. 25), and the people in my house would get pretty ornery if I skipped the holiday's traditional brisket or kugel . But I also like to change up some dishes, like sides and desserts.
Fresh corn makes a creamy pasta sauce with no cream

Fresh corn makes a creamy pasta sauce with no cream

Even when they are tasty, creamy pasta sauces can be unappealingly heavy. A few bites and you’re done.
UN warns up to 345 million people marching toward starvation

UN warns up to 345 million people marching toward starvation

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.