Press Democrat Lifestyle RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ How to make chef John Ash's 5 favorite American dishes ]]> Is there an American cuisine? And if so, what does it taste like?With my Good Food Hour co-host, Steve Garner, I recently interviewed Yale University … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:29:15 PDT <![CDATA[ Chef's new seafood cookbook gives a taste of New Orleans ]]> Last weekend, Tenney Flynn, chef and co-owner of GW Fins, one of New Orleans’ premier seafood restaurants, was in the North Bay. On Saturday night, … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:05:35 PDT <![CDATA[ Bold zinfandel shines with succulent pork belly ]]> If our Wine of the Week, Acorn 2015 Heritage Vines Alegrîa Vineyards Zinfandel ($50) could sing, it would be a gospel song, something bold and … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:37:28 PDT <![CDATA[ Here are all the Sonoma County restaurants Guy Fieri has visited on 'Diners, Drive-ins and Dives' ]]> You know you've arrived at one of the spots by finding the Food Network's flashy signature somewhere in the restaurant. Read more here. … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:42:07 PDT <![CDATA[ 20 of Oprah's Favorite Things that are under $50 ]]> Grab your credit cards and get ready to login to your Amazon account, Oprah Winfrey has released her list of "Favorite Things 2019" for the … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:56:43 PDT <![CDATA[ Wine of the Week: Acorn 2015 Alegria Vineyards, Russian River Valley Zinfandel ]]> A historic vineyard with dozens of field blends growing side by side is a spice rack of flavors, a stirring range of options for a … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:22:09 PDT <![CDATA[ For 'Joy of Cooking' revision, editors mixed marriage, food ]]> NEW YORK — Imagine carefully testing several thousand recipes for a beloved cookbook. Then imagine coming up with 600 brand new ones. Now imagine doing … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:43:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Get ready for the holidays with cooking classes and more ]]> SONOMA COUNTY Reserve for Thanksgiving and ditch the clean-up There are many restaurants happy to serve you a delicious turkey dinner this Thanksgiving, complete with … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:04:30 PDT <![CDATA[ Sonoma Magazine wins Eppy Award for its digital magazine ]]> The annual awards, presented by Editor & Publisher, recognize excellence in online journalism, digital storytelling and design. Read the story here. … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:59:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Dear Abby: My new girlfriend doesn't want me spending time with my kids or ex ]]> Dear Abby: I’m recently divorced. We have two wonderful children ages 6 and 11. I try to spend as much time with them as possible … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:33:00 PDT <![CDATA[ 39 strange things readers grabbed during Kincade fire evacuations ]]> The largest evacuation in Sonoma County history happened during the Kincade fire, when an estimated 180,000 residents were forced to pack up their belongings in … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:00:30 PDT <![CDATA[ Sonoma County's newest cheerleading squad makes its way to nationals ]]> It’s hard not to cheer for Sonoma County’s newest competitive cheerleading team.The team, Diamond, was started this summer by a cheerleading guru and two products … ]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:24:16 PDT