Chippewa Herald - Food-and-drink

How to get free Little Caesars pizza lunch after March Madness upset

Little Caesars outlets across the nation will be gearing up for a swarm of customers April 2 when the lunch giveaway takes place. Here's how you can get some: Read more

Burgers outselling classic baguette sandwiches in France

PARIS (AP) — Forget the baguette. The French are going crazy for burgers. Read more

How to be mere minutes away from a tasty crusted salmon

It seems like mere moments after I get the last dish dried and put away, it's time to make dinner again. Is it me or are the days actually getting shorter, whizzing by in a blur and then coming to a screeching halt at 6 p.m. when every person in my household starts wandering into the kitchen, casually asking what's for dinner, usually while opening up a cupboard to peruse available snacks? Read more

On the menu for McDonald's: Cut greenhouse gas emissions

NEW YORK (AP) — The company behind the golden arches wants to get greener. Read more



The smartest way to pay for a home renovation

Chippewa Falls residents: know the best financing option for you before renovating your home


Chippewa Falls seniors can safely go up and down stairs in their homes

Chairlifts provide a means for seniors to be independent in their own homes

Recipes: Transform pizza ingredients into fam faves

Leapfrog your kid’s love of pizza into new flavors and textures. We transformed the ingredients into burgers, pinwheels (which are perfect for packed lunches), and soup. You’re welcome! Read more

KitchenWise: Spaghetti squash is tasty alternative to pasta

Spaghetti squash is a large round squash that forms spaghettilike strands when it's cooked. Its texture is crisp, its taste is mild, and it can indeed replace spaghetti in the recipe of your choice. This is especially good news if you're searching for an alternative to pasta, either because you're allergic to gluten or because you're seeking a more nutritious landing pad for a delicious sauce. Read more

If you savor scallops, good news: Price drop may be in store

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Good news for scallop fans. Already one of the most readily available higher-priced seafoods to consumers, the succulent shellfish could fall in price this year. Read more

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From whiskey to champagne: Every U.S. president's favorite drink

From stronger spirits to lighter cocktails, champagne and even just water, each president had his favorite adult beverage while in office. … Read more

The 21 best cities for Thai food in the US

Whether you crave a warm bowl of tom yum soup or a helping of basil fried rice, one of these cities is sure to deliver. Read more

Top-rated gift ideas: Home & Garden

Make life easier and more enjoyable with this collection of unique and innovative home and garden items! Read more

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Love Jai Alai IPA from Cigar City? Don’t miss brewery’s Maduro Brown Ale

The beer: Maduro Brown Ale by Cigar City, made in Tampa, Fla. Read more

Pour wine to savor and enjoy, not guzzle

When you think of the broad concept of “enjoying wine,” or at least when I think of it, it’s hard not to imagine a glass being raised. Sometimes it’s a person raising a glass in a gesture of “Cheers,” and other times, it’s a bottoms-up raising of the glass as someone takes a sip or a whiff of wine. But just as often, that glass is being raised slightly — at the end of an extended arm — to move it closer to the opening of a bottle that is about to be poured. Read more

The sublime joy of cooking with peanut butter

Peanut butter is my religion. George Washington Carver is my prophet. Read more