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Burberry Chicago's Grand Opening Party (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 02.03.2013 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

The procession of fashionable guests down the Burberry Chicago beige carpet (in lieu of red) last week to herald the grand opening of its Michigan Avenue store featured many looks sporting the iconic Burberry trench coat and monochromatic color palettes.

Introducing: HuffPost Tastemakers

Posted 12.12.2012 | Taste

Come check out tips from some of our favorite minds in food.

Celebrity Chefs Admit To Juice Cleansing, Calorie Counting

Reuters | Posted 12.16.2012 | Home

(Adds details) By Richard Leong NEW YORK, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Top chefs who spend long, late hours preparing meals for o...

Meatless Monday: What's For School Lunch?

Ellen Kanner | Posted 12.15.2012 | Green
Ellen Kanner

I remember school cafeteria food -- with a certain amount of horror -- but not actually eating it. What I remember was our lunch lady cashier, who was huge and mustached and who scared the bejesus out of me. Once, as I paid for lunch, I dropped a coin into my spaghetti.

Gay Celebrity Chef Art Smith Talks About 'Queer In The Kitchen,' Lady Gaga And More

Posted 10.01.2012 | Gay Voices

You might know Art Smith from his appearances on Bravos's "Top Chef Masters." Or maybe you know him from when he served as Oprah's personal chef. Or p...

A Love Letter to Chicago Chefs

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 08.19.2012 | Chicago
Linda Novick O'Keefe

My favorite times with Art Smith are in his own kitchen in the morning over bottomless cappuccinos or on a run.

Chef Art Smith's Common Threads Brings Us Back Together

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 07.08.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Last Thursday evening brought one of those rare events where you feel that you have been transported to another dimension in time.

WARNING: Congress Expected to Cut Funding to Address America's Number-one Preventable Cause of Death

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 05.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Linda Novick O'Keefe

Spending money now to prevent chronic disease and curb the growing obesity rates in America is the right thing to do. Prevention programs are imperative to controlling the exploding growth in health care costs.

Art Smith's Weight Loss Reveals the Importance of Compassionate Support

Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W.

In dozens of studies on "social support" or team effort, dieters who found compassionate company have lost more weight and kept it off longer than those who kept to themselves.

By Leslie Goldman

Leslie Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Leslie Goldman

Marley and Izard hooked up through Common Threads, a nonprofit organization which teaches low-income children to cook wholesome, affordable meals.

Sesame Street Teaches Children About 'Eating Well On A Budget'

AP | MICHELLE LOCKE | Posted 10.11.2013 | Impact

-- "C" is for cookie. And "N" is for nutrition. The folks at "Sesame Street" are hoping to spell out a message of eating well with a new initiative ...

Meatless Monday: Teaching Kids When They Are Young

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

I signed up for Common Thread because I believe in community service and believe in the importance of our connection to food, yadayada. I did not think it would be so incredibly fun.

BBQ Pitmasters Finals: Whole Hog Cooked Old School On Concrete Pits, a Fitting Finish with $100,000 to a Real Chef From Iowa

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An old fashioned down home Southern barbecue for a highpoint climax to an uneven series. READ MORE Gaga's Dress Jerky? How to Make Real Beef Jerky Purple Passion Concord Grape Pie

Art Smith Wedding: Oprah's Chef Seeks Marketing Sponsorships For Vows

Washington Post's Reliable Source | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

When did weddings become a marketing opportunity? When sponsors pay to donate goodies for the gift bags. Celebrity chef Art Smith is seeking sponsor...

The Power of Food

Art Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Art Smith

A new initiative calls on premier chefs to join the First Lady's "Let's Move!" campaign by adopting local schools and giving nutrition advice and cooking tips to school officials, parents and kids.

27 Burgers, Oh My!: Guest Judging SOBE Food Fest's Burger Bash

Divya Gugnani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Divya Gugnani

As a novice judge at this event, I was ill-prepared for the gluttony. We tasted our way through 27 burgers. Some burnt, others dry, a few raw.

The Obamas Valentine's Dinner: Grouper, Pistachio Chicken Breast, Pecan Pie

Chicago Tribune | Stacy St. Clair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The president and first lady who are known for their nutritious eating habits and penchant for organic foods selected healthy dishes for their Valenti...

The President-Elect Has No (Culinary) Clothes?

Michael Nagrant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Michael Nagrant

There were many reasons to like Obama, but as a food writer, I loved the fact that he was a Frontera/Topolobampo dude while Dubya was still choking on pretzels and chomping on Tex-Mex style burritos as big as his head.

Barack Obama's White House Chef

Josh Brusin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Josh Brusin

Could you imagine asking Charlie Trotter to make you a grilled cheese sandwich and potato chips? Or Rick Bayless to just make you a bowl of oatmeal?