The Kentucky Bourbon Festival is underway in Bardstown, and the state's celebrated spirit is riding a wave of popularity. Kentucky bourbon is attracting bar patrons with its mix of the traditional — and the trendy. But its basic recipe hasn't changed.
Dan Brown, author of the blockbuster The Da Vinci Code, is back with his first novel in four years. Inferno follows academic hero Robert Langdon on a chase through Italy as he attempts to avert a biological catastrophe.
Designer Katie Shelly's upcoming cookbook offers 50 illustrated recipe "blueprints" for basic meals — from simple snacks to more hefty dishes like eggplant Parmesan. She hopes they'll inspire any level of cook to improvise in the kitchen.
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