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  Cleveland Cooks: Tartine vegan doughnuts are about to change your life

  How hot do you like it? The Taste Buds are talking hot sauce

  Cleveland Oktoberfest 2019 celebrates culture while giving back to 50 organizations around the community

  Beef Tartare from Urban Farmer with awesome relish on Cleveland Cooks

Popeyes runs out of new chicken sandwiches nationwide

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  Is it too soon for pumpkin spice? The Taste Buds weigh in on everything pumpkin spice

KFC testing plant-based fried ‘chicken’

Cleveland Browns dish out new food at FirstEnergy Stadium, including Michael Symon’s ‘Feeling Dangerous Burger’ (photos)

Pass the breath mints! The Taste Buds are talking about this weekend’s garlic and pickle festivals

  From the pan to the palate: Mallorca dishes delicious paella, and shrimp with garlic sauce

Raising Cane’s location in Lakewood to open in September

  What do you do with your garden tomatoes? The Taste Buds are talking tomato recipes

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring three local food experts discussing timely restaurant industry topics and sharing tips for the home cook.

  Cleveland Cooks: Refreshed Ohio City Pizzeria making a difference in West Side neighborhood

Ohio City Pizzeria was purchased by the West Side Catholic Center, and now serves as a place for job training and employment for the center's clients.

Lawson’s Chip Dip just celebrated its 80th anniversary

Lawson's stores have been closed for years, but Circle K stores still sell the popular french onion dip.

  Chef Doug Katz shares details on his 2 new restaurants in Cleveland Heights on Taste Buds

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring timely restaurant industry discussion topics and tips for the home cook.

Swensons Drive-In giving away gift cards for 85th anniversary

  Cleveland fried chicken heating up menu at Tremont’s trendy Hi and Dry: Cleveland Cooks

Insomnia Cookies offers deal for National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

  Say cheese! What is your favorite type of cheese? The Taste Buds share their picks

  Cleveland Cooks: Asian Lantern Festival cooks up full-flavored gyoza dumplings

  What’s your favorite tequila drink? Margaritas aren’t the only choice from the Taste Buds

  Old Brooklyn shop churning out 2,800 pounds of cheese per month: Cleveland Cooks

Old Brooklyn Cheese Co., the city’s only brick-and-mortar cheese shop, showed 19 News how they make one of its most popular house-made varieties, Punk.

Ohio City Pizzeria initiates rebrand, putting former prison inmates to work

The restaurant will run through a partnership with the West Side Catholic Center and EDWINS.

Gotta catch ‘em all: Tickets on sale for Pokemon-themed pop-up bar

The PokeBar features themed food and drinks, games and more.

  Taste Buds: The trio takes a blind taste test to challenge their palates

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast discussing timely restaurant industry topics, tips for the home cook and foodie debates.

We’ve got the scoop! National Ice Cream Day is around the corner

Will you celebrate? Which ice cream is your favorite?

  The Rail’s ‘Woke Up Tasting Dangerous’ burger will be revealed during Cleveland Hamburger Week 2019

$5 burgers are back in Cleveland for one week only

  Jalapeno inspired burger available at the Thirsty Dog East Bank for Cleveland Burger Week

The spicy, creamy, crunchy burger with fried red tortillas is available now.

Voodoo Brewing Co. from Pennsylvania to open new pub in Cleveland Heights

The Brewing Company has been around for 13 years, supplying beverages throughout PA, and now Northeast Ohio.

  Cleveland Burger Week 2019 returns: The Fairmount in Cleveland Heights among the favorites

$5.00 Burgers are on the way for Cleveland Burger Week 2019

  Hatfield’s Goode Grub food truck is making something dangerous for the Bridgestone Senior Players Tournament

Cleveland Cooks is on the 12th with a charbroiled burger

  What’s your favorite ballpark food? It’s the MLB All-Star Game edition of Taste Buds

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast discussing cooking, restaurant industry news and topics, recipes and food events.

  Team of chefs on hand to feed thousands during All-Star week

The culinary teams at Progressive Field and the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland are preparing to feed thousand of fans throughout the five days of All Star Game activities.

  Cleveland Cooks whips up a marinade for ribs, slaw or sausage with Progressive Field Executive Chef

How about a marinade for ribs, slaw, or sausage, whichever you prefer this summer.

  What’s a seemingly simple kitchen task that you can’t grasp? The Taste Buds confess their cooking ‘gaps’

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast about all things food, dining and the restaurant industry.

  Reinvent breakfast with Town Hall’s scrumptious sweet potato pancakes

There’s a conventional breakfast, and then there’s an Ohio City breakfast--can you tell the difference?

Rare Chick-fil-A food truck rolls into Strongsville for extended stay

Make way, the Chick-fil-A food truck has arrived.

Borden’s milk returns to Ohio store shelves for first time in 24 years

After a 24-year absence, Borden’s milk is coming back to Ohio.

  What is your favorite food to BBQ? Share your BBQ secrets with the Taste Buds

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring cooking demonstrations, and topical restaurant industry discussions. This week we'll conduct the whole show from a BBQ food truck.

Wendy’s spicy chicken nuggets are returning this August

Taste buds everywhere rejoice.

  Cleveland Cooks makes Duck Ballentine at Osso Restaurant in Geauga County

Chef Maggie Demko cooks up a Duck Ballentine, farm to fresh, pasture to table

  Rain is not going to dampen strawberry season at Patterson Fruit Farm in Chesterland

"At some point it has to stop," the sixth generation farmer said.

  Meet the ‘Food Dude’ and his underdog street-side concept in the middle of Cleveland’s crowded food scene

The sloppy hot dog carts and food trucks that dot Cleveland streets face a new concept: the “Food Dude.”

  Have you tried the keto diet? The Taste Buds share their keto-friendly snacks, recipes

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast discussing timely restaurant industry topics, debates and sharing pro tips for home cooks.

  Cleveland’s chocolate maker Malley’s to bring back chocolate covered pickles for Father’s Day

“It’s for the adventurous, for those looking for a new flavor sensation.”

Malley’s to sell chocolate-covered pickles for Father’s Day

Northeast Ohio’s famed chocolate purveyor is hoping their newest offering will be a “big dill” for Father’s Day.

  Lakewood restaurant Yuzu closes doors, new buyer replaces it with Aji noodle bar

The staff made the big announcement via Facebook Tuesday morning.

  What are your restaurant pet peeves? The Taste Buds share their cuisine concerns

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast that discusses timely restaurant industry topics and debates and shares recipes tips for home cooks.

  Taste Buds discuss food trends that are sticking around or on their way out

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast discussing timely food and dining, and restaurant industry topics.

Ristorante Chinato on East 4th Street closing after failing to reach agreement with landlord

A popular restaurant in downtown Cleveland will soon be serving its final meal.

  Testing and trashing popular kitchen gadgets with the Taste Buds

Taste Buds explore kitchen gadgets that work and fail.

  Blue Sushi Sake Grill finds home in Crocker Park, excited to serve Cleveland

"When we found the right situation in Cleveland we couldn't sign the papers fast enough."

  Let your weekend sip away with artisanal gin cocktails: Cleveland Cooks

You don’t have to be a mixologist to enjoy gin season, all you need is a good bottle of Watershed.

2 new Cleveland Heights restaurants by Chef Doug Katz, of Fire Food & Drink, opening soon

Chef Doug Katz, a premiere local restaurant owner, is opening two new establishments in the coming months.

  What’s the best food your mother makes? The Taste Buds have ideas on how to treat her on Mother’s Day

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring cooking demonstrations and food and dining discussion topics.

Wendy’s spicy chicken nuggets are coming back to the Cleveland area

You can thank Twitter for convincing Wendy’s to bring back their spicy chicken nuggets to Cleveland and the rest of the country.

  Cleveland Cooks: An irresistible trio of rotisserie chicken recipes

Begin with the star of the show: one delicious rotisserie chicken, cooked and quartered.

Taste Buds: Gin is in

Taste Buds is a live foodie podcast discussing timely restaurant industry topics and home cook recipes

  Platform’s Peanut Butter Fudge Puff beer is turning sweet dreams to reality

Just one sip and you’d think Willy Wonka was secretly brewing Platform’s new dessert beer selection.

  It’s a cucumber jalapeno margarita for Cinco de Mayo!

It's margarita time

Ohio Steak ‘n Shake manager ordered to pay back more than $18,000 for collecting disability benefits while working

A Youngstown woman has been ordered to pay back more than $18,000 in restitution to the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation for collecting disability benefits while still working.

Opening date for Walnut Wednesday announced; Cleveland food truck event will now feature retailers

Downtown workers and residents can flock to Perk Plaza at Chester Commons along East 12th Street for lunch food from food trucks and live entertainment.

  Taste Buds make your favorite handmade pastas

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring cooking demonstrations and discussions and debates of timely food/dining topics.

Moxie, the Restaurant to close after 22-year run; will reopen with new concept and menu

Long time Cleveland restaurant, Moxie, in Beachwood, will close this weekend.

Not your average Easter eggs: Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink at Van Aken District whips up roasted ‘double yolk’ egg dish

Chef Michael Schwartz walks us through the recipe for roasted “double yolk” egg with tomato, chives, and asiago cheese.

Insomnia Cookies is giving away free cookies on April 20

Insomnia Cookies is giving away one free cookie to all visitors on April 20.

Easter tops Halloween as the biggest candy season, according to 2 Ohio sweets sellers

Malley's Chocolates and b.a. Sweetie Candy Company say Easter is, by far, their biggest season for retail candy sales.

  What is your favorite Easter candy? Malley’s Chocolates, b.a. Sweetie Candy Co. prep for Easter with the Taste Buds

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring a trio of local food experts discussing timely topics in food, cooking and the restaurant industry.

  Cleveland Cooks: Macaron Tea Room treats Clevelanders with Buckeye dessert

Willy Wonka would be jealous.

Food truck Mondays return to Legacy Village in May

Barrio Tacos, Little Piggy and Donut Lab are among the food spots.

  Cleveland Cooks: Wild Mango’s sea scallops and crab meat risotto are better than good

Cleveland 19′s Jen Picciano will walk you through the recipe with the help of the Wild Mango culinary team.

  Gardening for good on Sunny Side Up: Unique urban farm in Willoughby helps train veterans

A Willoughby company is getting national recognition for its urban farm.

  Want to minimize your food waste at home and in restaurants? The Taste Buds can help

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring local food experts and guests discussing food, recipes and the restaurant industry.

  Cleveland Cooks: Lox, stock and two smoking bagels

This lox, stock and brisket recipe is a dream come true.

Chick-fil-A is giving away free sandwiches to Cleveland Indians fans for home opener

Chick-fil-A is encouraging all Cleveland Indians fans to wear their team gear on Monday, April 1 for the home opener.

Progressive Field food in 2019 includes 2 new Cleveland favorites to chow down on while watching Indians

Progressive Field makes changes to its local food offerings this baseball season.

  Fried red snapper, roasted garlic pasilla pepper served at Paladar Latin Kitchen through Easter

Beachwood’s Paladar Latin Kitchen is dishing in a Lenten-friendly fried whole red snapper with pebre and roasted garlic pasilla pepper aioli with grilled plantains through Easter.

  Meatless ‘Impossible Burger’ is the real deal, we tried it ourselves at CityWorks in Pinecrest

“It cooks just like a burger, it’s kind of scary.”

  What are you doing with your leftover corned beef? The Taste Buds have some ideas

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring three local food experts discussing timely industry topics and sharing ideas for home cooks.