Food and Beverage

Food and Beverage

Food and Beverage News, including Chefs, Cooking, and Related Topics

Food and Beverage

Food and Beverage
Food and Beverage News, including Chefs, Cooking, and Related Topics

Cooking Enthusiasts and Foodies Eagerly Await Super Bowl XLI

ChefClubBALTIMORE, Md. -- The Super Bowl is right around the corner and that means big parties, funny commercials and delicious appetizers. A Super Bowl party isn't complete without finger foods and tasty treats, something the cooking enthusiasts at ChefClub ( will surely have covered.

Java Juice Liquid Coffee Extract Toasts First Birthday at Outdoor Retailer

Java JuiceVENICE, Calif. -- in January 2006, Richard Karno, a Los Angeles-based organic coffee roaster, introduced a single serving packet of organic liquid coffee extract, which he named Java Juice(R). The shelf-stable, portable coffee packets were a great fit for the outdoor and travel industries, so Karno chose the 2006 Winter Outdoor Retailer, the leading outdoor industry event to showcase his invention.

Boston Getting 'All it Can Eat' with Foodler – 130th Restaurant added to Foodler's Online Meal Ordering Service

BOSTON, Mass. --, a leading online service for ordering restaurant take out and delivery meals, today announced the addition of its 130th partner restaurant in the Boston region. A wide selection of cuisines from some of the Hub's most popular restaurants, combined with interactive menus and accurate online ordering, have all contributed to Foodler's 220% growth rate over the past 6 months.

Winemaker Daniel Baron and W the women's show 'Holiday Greetings' to Take Viewers on a Tour of California's Wine World

Silver Oak Cellars St. FrancisDEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. -- Looking for the perfect wine for your holiday gifts or dinner parties? Then you shouldn't miss the special episode of W the women's show "Holiday Greetings." Winemaker, Daniel Baron, of Silver Oak and Twomey Cellars will be taking viewers on a tour of the vineyards, tasting rooms, and cellars in both Napa and Sonoma counties that produce award-winning California wines.

Sopakco Hires Katz Marketing Solutions to Develop and Market New Food Products – Government Goliath Chooses Female David

BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. -- SOPAKCO (, a market leader in ready-to-eat meals, announced hiring Columbus, Ohio-based Katz Marketing Solutions to develop and market their future new food products. SOPAKCO is a primary supplier of military meals and contract supplier for leading food brands.

Moonlite Bar-B-Q Serves Up The Best Barbecue In Kentucky

OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn, a Kentucky tradition in Owensboro since 1963, was voted the best Barbecue in Kentucky by Kentucky Monthly for the third straight year and the fifth out of the last seven years.

Bert Concessions to Feature Tea Body's Tea at This Year's State Fair of Texas

The All Natural Tea CompanyDALLAS, Tex. -- Tea Body's, Inc. ( announced today that it has reached an agreement with Bert Concessions to serve Tea Body's all natural teas at all of its booths in this year's State Fair of Texas, September 29th - October 22, 2006.

Bookbinders Soups and Studdabubba's Snacks Now Available Through New Online Store

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Stephens' Original Foods Company unveiled their new website,, on September 12, 2006, from their company headquarters in Nazareth, PA. The site allows consumers to order on-line from each of their three divisions - Bookbinders, Studdabubba's, and Lehigh Valley Snack Distributors.

Beer Barons are Gone, but Chicago's Still a Beer-Drinking Town

CHICAGO, Ill. -- While libraries are filled with scores of books about Chicago's colorful history, few acknowledge the political, social, and economic impact of the city's once powerful brewing industry. When the Haas & Sulzer Brewery opened its doors in 1833, the town's population of only 200 managed to guzzle down its first year's output of 600 barrels in record time. Chicago was on its way to becoming the beer-drinking town that it is today, says Bob Skilnik, author of the just-released BEER: A History of Brewing in Chicago (Barricade Books, ISBN 1569803129).

Penny Webster's Allergy-Free Recipes Help Avoid Food Threats

ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Penny Webster, author of "Allergy Free For All Ages: Milk-free, Egg-free, Nut-free Recipes" offering safe food alternatives for severely allergic kids and adults that are delicious enough to satisfy the whole family, today announced that millions of individuals are now living on restrictive diets due to food allergies or intolerance.