Election 2016 Noshing
Nov08

Election 2016 Noshing

Election 2016 snacks to nosh on! What some called the longest election race in American politics – is about to conclude tonight. There will be view parties in front of big (AMC holds movie night viewing party), little (smart phones) and everything in-between size screens. We asked some of our chef and social media food friends what snacks they’ll be noshing on while they watch the results. Not a big surprise that #TeamWine...

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Interview with Chef Johnny Carino
Oct13

Interview with Chef Johnny Carino

In his web bio, Chef Johnny Carino tells us his “… biggest pride in life was and continues to be helping others.”  So it was not a big surprise when I noticed Chef tweeting about partnering with the Greenville County Schools. Chef Johnny was tasked to bring his special touch to student lunches. And that he did indeed! His dishes helped promote even school cafeteria food can be healthy, delicious and Awesome! Wish...

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#FoodTVChat Interview Tanorria Askew
Sep14

#FoodTVChat Interview Tanorria Askew

We had a great #FoodTVChat last Thursday with Master Chef finalist Tanorria Askew. Although we were sad to see Tanorria leave Master Chef last week but we know this ball of fire is going places! And as she noted herself, “I did what I came to do!” I did what I came to do: https://t.co/flKcyZK3Xe@DivaFoodies #foodtvchat #masterchef #teamtanorria #top4 — Tanorria Askew (@TanorriasTable) September 9, 2016 In case you...

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Interview With Lisa-Ann Marchesi, Food Entrepreneur
Sep01

Interview With Lisa-Ann Marchesi, Food Entrepreneur

Passionate. Fun. Dedicated. Is how I would describe one of my favorite #FoodTVChat chef’s… Lisa-Ann Marchesi. Not only is Lisa-Ann a talented chef but she’s a food entreprenuer with a thriving online (finishing) olive oil company, Bella D’ Oliva by L.A. Marchesi. What interested me was her approach towards how she sources her product. She insists on visiting the Italian olive farms before she makes a purchase....

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#FoodTVChat Interview with Shaun O”Neale
Aug24

#FoodTVChat Interview with Shaun O”Neale

As exciting as the Olympics were we have really missed Master Chef over the past two weeks and are really looking forward to this week’s back-to-back episodes. One of the 9 remaining chefs tomorrow night will be Shaun O’Neale and it was our pleasure to have Shaun as our guest chef on #FoodTVChat on August 4th.  If you were with us for #FoodTVChat with Shaun O’Neale you know what a great time we had. If you missed it,...

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How To Create A New Recipe – Tips From Chefs
Aug07

How To Create A New Recipe – Tips From Chefs

Most home cooks take for granted how to create a new recipe. Often it seems like a hit or miss propostion. I was curious to learn if ‘real’ chefs have a secret sauce when it comes to creating a divalicious recipe. I reached out on Twitter via @DivaFoodies to ask our chef friends if they would share a few tips about their processes for developing new recipes. It goes without saying, the food social media community overflows...

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