Food & Drink

Food & Drink

For scallops that sizzle with a drizzle

Grilled seafood, lemon, extra-virgin olive oil and herbs: This simple Mediterranean quartet of ingredients is a sure-fire combination. I first discovered it decades ago at a Greek taverna where they served whole fish char-grilled and doused with spoonfuls of lemon-olive oil dressing spiked with dried oregano and fresh parsley.

Food & Drink

Hot, humid days mean it’s time for haying — and a water fight

June 14: Twenty-three years ago today my husband, Joe, and I became parents for the first time. We were blessed with a little girl. We named her after my mother, Elizabeth. Since her marriage on Aug. 14, 2015, she goes by the name Mrs. Timothy (Elizabeth) Bontrager. A little girl, Abigail, was born to Elizabeth and Timothy on Sept. 10, 2016. Time goes on — one generation after another.

Food & Drink

Breadcrumbs and bones cause recall of Yummy chicken nuggets

Three kinds of of yummy spoonfuls chicken bites and three kinds of Overhill Farms organic chicken patties were recalled after some consumer found bone in the products. Maxi Canada recalled several sizes of its Yummy brands of breaded chicken products when a supplier, possibly Newly Weds Foods, told them there might be milk in the breadcrumbs.

Business

Roaches shut down cafe on Cortez Road

Roaches shut down Mia's Cafe, 3985 Cortez Road W., while Jersey Mike's sub shop and Panda Buffet Chinese restaurant got slaps on the wrist for food holding temperatures, improper employee knowledge and hand-washing procedures.

Videos

Tasty mango smoothie treat to beat the Florida heat

Mango Tango fruit smoothie prepared at Spykes Grove's Fifty Cal Cafe in Davie, Florida.
Charles Trainor Jr. Bradenton Herald
Tasty mango smoothie treat to beat the Florida heat 1:04

Tasty mango smoothie treat to beat the Florida heat

Try these summer fruit cocktail drinks 3:58

Try these summer fruit cocktail drinks

Starbucks unveils ​'magical' Unicorn Frappuccino drink 0:49

Starbucks unveils ​'magical' Unicorn Frappuccino drink

Bradenton Eateries: Then and Now exhibit open at Manatee County Downtown Central Library 0:45

Bradenton Eateries: Then and Now exhibit open at Manatee County Downtown Central Library