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FROM the FARM: Hammond pie contest 'mint' to be

FROM the FARM: Hammond pie contest 'mint' to be

This Saturday is the Ninth annual Pie Contest at Downtown Hammond's popular Bizarre Bazaar.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Watermelon pie an easy, unusual recipe

FROM the FARM: Watermelon pie an easy, unusual recipe

The late Orville Redenbacher happily wore the crown of "Popcorn King," and each year, made a return trek to Valparaiso to participate in the parade and festival created in his honor.

September 10, 2014 2:00 am Photos

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Crust-less Watermelon Pie

Crust-less Watermelon Pie

Crust-less Watermelon Pie, a recipe creation of Evelyn LaHaie of Valparaiso, is "divine," and slices easily served with a garnish of whipped cream topping.

September 10, 2014 2:00 am
Evelyn LaHaie and Recipe for Watermelon Pie

Evelyn LaHaie and Recipe for Watermelon Pie

Evelyn LaHaie of Valparaiso created her recipe for Watermelon Pie as a delicious lighter option to traditional fruit filling pies.

September 10, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Redenbacher popcorn remains a family favorite

FROM the FARM: Redenbacher popcorn remains a family favorite

The late Orville Redenbacher happily wore the crown of "Popcorn King," and each year, made a return trek to Valparaiso to participate in the parade and festival created in his honor.

September 03, 2014 2:00 am
FROM the FARM: WGN Radio celebrates 90 years as farmer favorite

FROM the FARM: WGN Radio celebrates 90 years as farmer favorite

WLS AM in Chicago launched on April 12, 1924, started and owned by Sears-Roebuck and Company to target the lucrative farming market.

August 27, 2014 2:00 am
FROM the FARM: Lebanese family recipes have a rich tradition

FROM the FARM: Lebanese family recipes have a rich tradition

In the 12 years I've written this recipe column and three cookbooks, I don't believe I've ever featured any true Lebanese recipe specialties.

August 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Fatayer Lebanese Meat Pie Served with Tabbouleh

Fatayer Lebanese Meat Pie Served with Tabbouleh

Fatayer Lebanese meat pie served with tabbouleh, a Lebanese vegetarian salad flavored with mint.

August 20, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Birthday party memory includes young Betsy Palmer

FROM the FARM: Birthday party memory includes young Betsy Palmer

Today is my 44th birthday, but rather than writing about my birthday party celebrations, today's column highlights this special day by sharing a wonderful reader story.

August 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Corn adds sunny side to dinner omelet with salmon

Corn adds sunny side to dinner omelet with salmon

For the first couple weeks of corn season, my family is content to eat plain old corn on the cob day after day. And why not? It's perfect as is.

August 06, 2014 1:00 am
FROM the FARM: Reader recalls Jim Nabors in second 'Farm' cookbook

FROM the FARM: Reader recalls Jim Nabors in second 'Farm' cookbook

A few month ago, after I wrote about the 10th anniversary of my original "From the Farm" cookbook, readers started asking about the second cookbook installment published in 2007, which is also long out-of-print.

August 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Cousin Elsie Fae's Green Broccoli Salad

Cousin Elsie Fae's Green Broccoli Salad

A blend of mayonnaise with vinegar and sugar, contrasted with raisins and pecans pair nicely with broccoli florets to create Cousin Elsie Fae's Green Broccoli Salad.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Winners of the 2014 Shortbread Contest at Chicago Scots' Games and Festival

Winners of the 2014 Shortbread Contest at Chicago Scots' Games and Festival

The winners of the 2014 Shortbread Contest at last month's Chicago Scots' Games and Festival in Itasca include Bill McClung's traditional recipe (left) and John North's toffee-flavored bar variation.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Scottish Fest Shortbread contest boasts winners

FROM THE FARM: Scottish Fest Shortbread contest boasts winners

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Happy 85th Birthday Dad!

FROM the FARM: Happy 85th Birthday Dad!

While serving as guest speaker at Saturday's 60th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration for St. Mary's Medical Center Auxiliary of Hobart, reader Sarah Boyajian of Hammond asked me an interesting question.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Tiramisu dessert tribute takes top honor at Taste of Care

FROM the FARM: Tiramisu dessert tribute takes top honor at Taste of Care

While serving as guest speaker at Saturday's 60th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration for St. Mary's Medical Center Auxiliary of Hobart, reader Sarah Boyajian of Hammond asked me an interesting question.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am
Chef Justin Frederick's Tiramisu Dessert

Chef Justin Frederick's Tiramisu Dessert

Chef Justin Frederick's Tiramisu Dessert is a favorite sweet finale menu highlight for the residents at Rittenhouse Senior Living in Portage.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am
Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Cherries and Shallots

Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Cherries and Shallots

Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Cherries and Shallots

July 06, 2014 1:00 am
FROM the FARM: Strawberries fade, but memories bloom in July

FROM the FARM: Strawberries fade, but memories bloom in July

While serving as guest speaker at Saturday's 60th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration for St. Mary's Medical Center Auxiliary of Hobart, reader Sarah Boyajian of Hammond asked me an interesting question.

July 02, 2014 12:00 am
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