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Hike through Zion National Park offers twist on the holiday

...and sour soup, prepared by a Vietnamese chef in a Thai restaurant that's open late...against the charcoal night sky."The chef is Vietnamese!" my travel companion declares...Thai restaurant," he replies, "but the chef is Vietnamese. This soup tastes just like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-12-27/hike-through-zion-nation
Surrey Center restaurant reopens with new name, concept

A Surrey Center restaurant that closed this spring didn't stay empty for long.Bistro 491 closed in late May so that chef and owner Todd Schafer could turn the French-style restaurant into a more modern, casual dining spot aimed at a younger crowd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-12-18/surrey-cent
Video game enthusiasts come together to play, form friendships at Level Up Game Center

...leave their troubles at the door."If you're a true gamer, it puts you into that world," said Michael Edwards, a former chef and aspiring truck driver. "You get to be somebody else and do things you don't get to do in your own life."Jeff Edwards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/video-game-enthusiasts-come-t
Stroke survivor bounces back to cook again

...stroke, but that the aftereffects have been life altering.Before her stroke, she was working two jobs, one as a full-time chef at the Columbia County Detention Center and the other as a part-time cook at Augusta's Brandon Wilde assisted living community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-17/stroke-survivor-bounces-back
Dine & Dish: 'What's the best restaurant in Augusta?' Here's a start ?

...months ago really captured how much I love chef Sean Wight's latest addition to his trio...I've had the opportunity to try a lot of Chef John Beck's recipes. My husband is so...of rice. DECONSTRUCTED BBQ SANDWICH ? Chef Edward Mendoza. I'm looking forward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-16/dine-dish-whats-best-
Giant trees, gingerbread add to dazzle of holidays

...at the Rosewood Sand Hill hotel in Menlo Park, Calif. The edible tree, on display in the lobby, was created by pastry chef Mellisa Root. The Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, N.C., is displaying a holiday tree made from 789 recycled green bottles and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-12-13/giant-trees-gingerbread-add-
Aiken's annual Thanksgiving community dinner taking hiatus

...volunteers for planning, decorating, food prep and other tasks. The key organizer was traveling this Thanksgiving, and several chefs who helped cook also stepped back."It's a unique event and something the community needs. We just couldn't pull it together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-25/aikens-annual-thanksgiving-co
Shopgirl: Snapchat starts money transfers

...Avenue in stores or online. WHAT'S AFFORDABLEGoodwill's Hire Grounds Cafe is holding a free gingerbread house workshop for chefs of all ages on Dec. 13. Supplies are included, so all you need to do is register by calling (706) 650-5760 and show up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-12-04/shopgirl-sna
Culinary competitions give Augusta chefs opportunity to sharpen skills

...what some area executive chefs try to do several times...Country Club executive chef Marvin Herrera, preparing...are kept secret until chefs open a box containing...challenge for executive chef Greg Mueller of Doctors Hospital."(Chefs) are all competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2013-07-20/culinary-competitions-give-aug
Chef to host cooking demo at Aiken Farmers Market

Area chef Brandon Velie, owner of Juniper in Ridge Spring and a South Carolina Chef Ambassador, will perform a cooking demonstration...Velie said.Velie is one of four South Carolina Chef Ambassadors, according to a statement from City...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-07-30/chef-host-cooking-demo-aiken