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Paula Deen Kicks Off 20-Show Tour

Thursday May 1, 2014
Approaching a year since the Food Network pulled the plug on her TV show, Paula Deen plans to hit the road this summer to cook live for fans.

Gordon Ramsay Goes Hog Wild in Las Vegas

By EDGE | Tuesday Mar 4, 2014
Continuing to elevate the traditional burger experience, Gordon Ramsay BurGR leads the way by introducing its newest and most unique culinary creation: The Hog Burger featuring Mangalitsa pork.

Paula Deen to Open Eatery in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Friday Feb 28, 2014
Paula Deen’s comeback trail is leading her to the Smoky Mountains of east Tennessee. The Savannah, Ga.-based celebrity cook announced she’s opening a new restaurant, Paula Deen’s Kitchen, in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Cecelia Chiang: The Root of Chinese Food in the U.S.

By Suzette Laboy | Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Cecilia Chiang is credited with introducing Americans to the taste of authentic Chinese food, though that wasn’t her initial plan. The 94-year-old is the subject of a new documentary film, "Soul of a Banquet."

Rock Star Hagar Talks Rum and Coffee Table Books

By Suzette Laboy | Wednesday Feb 26, 2014
One is a rock star and the other a rock star chef, but Sammy Hagar and Emeril Lagasse have a shared passion for food and music. "He loves music as much as I love cooking," Hagar said before giving a concert at the South Beach Wine and Food Festival.

Ben Ford Wants a Return to the Routines of Cooking

By J.M. Hirsch | Monday Feb 24, 2014
His father’s Hollywood career may have moved at light speed, but chef Ben Ford - yes, son of Harrison Ford - knew early on that making his mark in the culinary world would require that he slow down.

Paula Deen Says She’s "Back in the Saddle"

By J.M. Hirsch | Monday Feb 24, 2014
Paula Deen continued maneuvering for a comeback Sunday, turning a beachside cooking demonstration into a public apology for the racist comments that decimated her career last year.

Chef Alex Guarnaschelli on TV’s Shelf-Life

By Suzette Laboy | Saturday Feb 22, 2014
Food Network chef Alex Guarnaschelli has a reality check for her peers trying to balance their roles as both chefs and television personalities: It’s a lifestyle that comes with an expiration date.

ABC’s "The Chew" Bites Into 500th Episode

By Frazier Moore | Monday Dec 2, 2013
When ABC’s "The Chew" premiered in September 2011, it begged the question: Was it biting off more than a show like this could chew? Well, maybe not. On Tuesday in its regular 1 p.m. EST time slot, "The Chew" marks its 500th edition.

Best Bites From the New York City Wine & Food Festival

By EDGE | Sunday Sep 15, 2013
The New York Wine & Food Festival returns for year number six as the city welcomes the world’s leading chefs, mixologists, restaurateurs and culinary experts for a four-day extravaganza Oct. 17-20. Here are EDGE’s top picks for the true gourmand.