Food & Drink

  • What can a dietitian do for you?

    SIMONE CHUBB Special to The Mercury With so many options for food in the world, such as raw, organic, GMO-free as well as many more, it can be difficult and at times confusing to navigate one’s own diet. However, .

  • A reporter seeks true meaning of made-up holiday Fakepatties17

    With light snow falling on Moro Street on Saturday morning, a young woman in all green had already made a decision. “Worst Fake Patty’s Day ever,” she told her friends. It was not a good start to my first .

  • ANALYSIS: Fake holiday has big impact

    While Fake Patty’s Day creates plenty of problems for local police, attendees leave behind a trail of green in the Little Apple The event has grown from a single day drawing mostly K-State students to a weekend bacchanalia attracting .

  • A final chance for last call at Rusty’s

    Rusty’s and Rusty’s Outback will open for a final time before becoming part of the Johnny Kaw’s Sports Bar empire in Aggieville. A sign announcing the move was posted last week outside Rusty’s, 1213 Moro St. Johnny .

  • H-TOWN: Houstonian gives tips for K-State bowl travelers

    So, you’ve decided to travel to Texas, the greatest country in the world, for K-State’s bowl game. The Wildcats’ Texas Bowl matchup against Texas A& M on Wednesday, Dec. 28, in Houston could be a good game. What’.

  • Cookie Carousel to offer festive selection of treats

    Snowmen, stockings and brightly wrapped gifts are hallmarks of the Christmas season, even when they’re made of sugar. Cookie Carousel again will serve up a festive selection of sweets this year. The 26th annual event, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. .

  • Azul Mexican Rooftop Bar and Grill leaves plenty of room for improvement

    The first floor of Azul Mexican Rooftop Bar and Grill, 1116 Moro St., is like being at a beachfront restaurant, but one at a Wildcat beach. Strings of blue lights line the restaurant and illuminate the wavy, metal sheet underneath the .

  • Brighten a menu with farmer’s market finds

    I find it’s great to swing by the farmers’ market before I head to the grocery store. I get the best of both worlds, supporting local produce farmers and artisans as well as shopping at the grocery store with .

  • Church volunteers reflect on growth of annual cookie fundraiser Cookie2.mercury

    After 25 years, the St. Thomas More Ladies can churn out cookies like the Keebler elves. The St. Thomas More Catholic Church Cookie Carousel will celebrate its 25th anniversary Saturday, and the members of the church’s Ladies organization have their .

  • Hulon feels lucky to have made love of wine into career Neighbor.mercury

    Having worked in restaurants since he was 14 years old, Ian Hulon described his career as more of a love affair with the industry. Hulon started working at Harry’s Restaurant in downtown Manhattan in 2006 as a bartender and server. He .

  • Pro tips to make the most of the grilling season

    Winter is over. Summer solstice is less than a month away. It’s time to pull out the grill and start cooking. But before going whole hog, consider some of these pointers from local grill experts like Aaron Nickell, owner .

  • Recipes to spice up any Super Bowl party

    Football, commercials and food are as important to Super Bowl Sunday as crab cakes or rain are to New England and Seattle. The Patriots and Seahawks have football covered. And marketing people with budgets far too large will take care .


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