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A new chapter opens for family business as longtime Critchfield Meats retail manager retires Read more

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The Summer Kentucky Darling Burger

Theresa Stanley

Deconstructing the true meaning of Lexington Burger Week Read more

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Elevate this summer grill staple - corn on the cob - with these festive and zesty toppings Read more

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Equal parts sweet, tangy and with just the right amount of spice, this sauce is rich in color and velvety smooth, hugging the meat like a long lost friend. The recipe is simple to prepare, creating an all-purpose sauce delicious on smoked meat of... Read more

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Deep Eddy Vodka and your favorite "ade" - limeaid, cherryade, lemonade - make for a most refreshing summer sipper Read more

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Ryan Miller and business partner Damon Coates are readying to open the first Painted Taco at 222 Rosemont Garden. The location is the first in what Miller says will eventually become a nationwide franchise. Read more

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Characterized by oak, tobacco and herbs, Amontillado is a variety of sherry wine originating in the Montilla region of Spain. Inspired by the spirit, downtown restaurant Pearl’s set out to highlight the unique flavor: a barrel-aged product... Read more

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Eating dandelion greens might sound like a food trend hailing from a fancy kitchen in a big city, but it has deep roots in Appalachia. At The Stave, a restaurant neighboring Lexington just to the north in Millville, Kentucky, chef Jonathan Sanning... Read more

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This simple “gin-spired” cocktail allows the natural botanicals and flavors of the spirit to take center stage. Softened by natural simple syrup with the addition of lemon and bitters creating an ethereal fusion... Read more

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This spring-worthy shareable Salad Nicoise is equal parts delicious, nutritious, gorgeous and effortless Read more

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Ryan K. Morris

Rob Ramsey opened the first Ramsey’s Diner on East High Street in April 1989 with a menu around tried-and-true recipes from his mother and ex mother-in-law, along with others he developed on his own. Read more

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For the first time since the distillery opened last fall, visitors to Castle & Key Distillery now have the opportunity to enjoy drinks-by-the-glass at the distillery with the opening of Taylorton Station's tasting room and walk-up bar Read more

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Lockbox at Lexington's 21c Museum Hotel hosted its first Drag Brunch on Sunday, March 10, in advance of Pride Restaurant Week, which takes place off March 25-31. Read more

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Brianna R Cottrell

Performances from local drag queens will help take the average Sunday brunch experience up a few notches in a new event series kicking off at local restaurant Lockbox at 21c this Sunday, March 10. Read more

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Chet White

Harmony Day Montessori moving to 40502; Graze restaurant moving to The Woodlands Condominium; New hot studio opens on Vine Street Read more

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With Crave Taco Week – Smiley Pete Publishing’s inaugural taco-centric culinary week – on the horizon, we’ve tapped on our friends at Heaven Hill to provide some favorite taco-friendly margarita variations, designed to summon warmer weather. Read more

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Taking place March 4-10, Crave Taco Week will feature more than 20 participating restaurants Read more

In the rotation of roasts, soups and stews, the classic Canadian dish poutine can be a unique and welcome addition for mid-winter comfort food. Read more

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