Cooking

Jose Garces
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Hadas Kuznits
May 24, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When it comes to grilling, chef Jose Garces says you have to use the real thing. "Grilling to me really means cooking over hardwood charcoal. That's really where you get the flavor," he said. The beginning of Memorial Day weekend also marks the start of grilling...
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This photo shows chefs from 2018's Women Against Abuse Dish It Up cooking competition.
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Hadas Kuznits
March 15, 2019 - 6:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly two dozen women will be participating in the Dish It Up cooking competition March 21 at Vie by Cescaphe, an event benefiting survivors of domestic violence. Long-time participant Meredith Maciolek said it's a good time for a good cause. "The event itself is...
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Philly Chef Conference
Neal Santos
Hadas Kuznits
March 01, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The sixth annual Philly Chef Conference takes place this month at Drexel University, and there will be a lot to learn. Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio Mike Traud, program director of the conference on March 10 and 11, said this is an opportunity to learn about food using...
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Edmond Konrad, chef de cuisine at Laurel restaurant, was one of two Philly chefs participating in the Top Chef reality competition.
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Hadas Kuznits
December 06, 2018 - 7:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 16th season of Top Chef kicks off Thursday night with two Philadelphia chefs. Edmond Konrad, chef de cuisine at Laurel restaurant, was one of two Philly chefs participating in the Top Chef reality competition. "Me and one of the chefs, we had this running joke it...
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KFSM
September 08, 2018 - 5:08 pm
Bentonville, Ark. ( KFSM ) -- People from all around the world will be enjoying the 7th annual World Championship Squirrel Cook Off in Bentonville on Saturday. Joe Wilson started this event seven years ago and he told 5News, it all started with a little lie. ''I kinda lied about a squirrel cookoff...
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More than 50 chefs went pot-for-pot trying to impress the crowd and the judges in a culinary competition at The Fillmore.
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Antionette Lee
July 29, 2018 - 2:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphians got the chance to help decide which food trucks and vendors will be serving up some grub along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway during Labor Day weekend — and this time, neither Jay-Z nor Mayor Jim Kenney had the last say. More than 50 chefs went pot-for-...
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Cooking Kids
Photo Credit: John McDevitt
John McDevitt
April 17, 2018 - 2:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some kindergarten students took a field trip to the Free Library of Philadelphia on Tuesday, not to read but to cook. After washing their hands thoroughly, five-year-old boys and girls sat down to make veggie confetti noodles by tearing all sorts of vegetables, which...
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