Mikael Blido

If you think that chocolate is only for after dinner, think again! Chocolate in its many forms can be an excellent ingredient not only for sweet dishes but also for savory. ...
Patriotic Patisserie That is Sure to Impress Photos by Ashlee Glen Celebrations are often synonymous with some type of food. Consider the Thanksgiving Turkey, the Christmas Ham—or the spicy chicken...
I love rice. It does not matter if it is brown or white, short grain or long grain, boiled or fried—or puffed! I love the versatility, the taste, and how...
You may not believe me when I say it, but a plant-based meal can be just as delicious and satisfying as a meat-based meal—and it can be quick, easy and...
A pep talk from Lynchburg Living’s tried-and-true (and sometimes bearded) food contributor Anyone calling themselves a Man should be able to cook. No, I’m not talking about grilling a hot...
FOR “FOREST FOODIES” photos by Ashlee Glen What’s on the menu when you go camping? Are you content with a bucket of cold KFC for breakfast, lunch and dinner? Or...
SIMPLE AND ENDLESSLY VERSATILE, THIS RECIPE COULD BE THE MAIN ATTRACTION OF A STRESS-FREE WEEKNIGHT DINNER PARTY PHOTOGRAPHY BY RJ GOODWIN The best parties are the fun ones—the ones you...
There is no better way to celebrate a weekend morning run, hike or bike ride than with everyone’s favorite mid-morning meal that’s deliciously known as brunch. Instead of canceling out...
I have probably made this recipe over 100 times and it is my favorite cake in the world. The unique thing is that it calls for oil instead of butter,...
This recipe makes a crusty loaf of French bread that is as beautifully rustic as it is delicious. It takes a bit of time, but it’s easy and there’s no...