Food & Wine

Life & Style Beverly Hills eatery gives no-shows Twitter roast Beverly Hills eatery gives no-shows Twitter roast
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When 20 percent of your dinner reservations don't show, what's a restaurant owner to do? Usually nothing; it's an unsavory fact of restaurant life that not everyone who says they'll be there, will.
Life & Style Wine fight over vintage fakes airs out in NY court Wine fight over vintage fakes airs out in NY court
NEW YORK (AP) — The market where vintage wines are traded like treasured works of art has gotten a taste test in a New York court where a billionaire is accusing a wealthy California wine merchant of cheating him.
Life & Style Montana looks at allowing roadkill for dinner Montana looks at allowing roadkill for dinner
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Elk, deer, antelope and moose: If Montana residents can scrape it up, they can eat it.

State lawmakers are poised to say just that after the Senate gave its initial backing Wednesday to a bill that would allow people to salvage roadkill for food.
Life & Style Coca-Cola to introduce flavored seltzer water Coca-Cola to introduce flavored seltzer water
NEW YORK (AP) - Coca-Cola is taking bottled water and doing what Coke is famous for - giving it some bubbles and flavor.

The Atlanta-based company confirmed Monday that it would introduce a line of fruit-flavored seltzer waters called "Fruitwater" starting April 1.
Life & Style First lady pushes food industry First lady pushes food industry
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama praised the food industry on Friday for its efforts to market healthier foods but said more needs to be done.
Life & Style BridgePort to make special brew for Hillsboro Hops BridgePort to make special brew for Hillsboro Hops
HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — The BridgePort Brewing Company has been named the official beer of the Hillsboro Hops baseball team and will craft a special brew for the club.

The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/7Ap9WU ) the franchise and the brewery agreed to a three-year marketing deal.
Life & Style Perk up St. Pat's Day with perfect Irish coffee Perk up St. Pat's Day with perfect Irish coffee
Coffee, Irish whiskey and cream.

Taken separately they're a tasty trio. But combine them just the right way and in just the right proportions and they get even better, transforming into a drink that can perk up the grayest day.
Life & Style Gov. Inslee's wife plans pea patch at mansion Gov. Inslee's wife plans pea patch at mansion
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Don't call her the first lady.

"I'm Trudi," the wife of Gov. Jay Inslee tells visitors to the governor's mansion on the capitol campus in Olympia.

Trudi Inslee, 62, is still adjusting to her new role as the first lady of Washington.
Life & Style First lady announces healthy recipe search effort First lady announces healthy recipe search effort
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says five media companies and a social media website are working together to make it easier to find nutritious recipes.

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