It’s all about comfort food today on Amy’s Table

Cozy on up and have a listen as my guests share their favorite Comfort Food recipes and stories today on Amy’s Table at 8.  Annie Bell discuss the wonders of Soup! Glorious Soup! Kate McMurray chats about being the daughter of the My Three Sons Dad, and the life of a winemaker Danielle Walker goes Against All Grains and discusses how a change in diet made a change ... Read More »

Good clean (food) fun!

  Jennifer Kagy talks about her Clean Eating Series at New Riff: Check out her recipe Dr Jay Rissover serves up the details on the 11th annual Chicken Soup Cook-off: Karen Page extolls the virtues of vegetables in The Vegetarian Flavor Bible: Katie Farrell gives tips for keeping motivation high- and temptation low- with clean eating recipes from Dashing Dish:  Check out her recipe Come see me at ... Read More »

Happy Easter!

We’re getting Fresh (from the Farm) with Susie Middleton Talking about sleep and  Sweet Dreams with David Randall Getting priceless money  tips with Leslie Greenman Linda and Richard Eyre explain how parents can avoid the Entitlement Trap Sign up to receive recipes, tips an inspiration in my monthly newsletter here Check out the classes and events at The Event Center at New ... Read More »

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Is there anyone that doesn’t just love carrot cake? I think not! This one is rich and moist and spicy. I make it into 24 cupcakes (with a little batter left over) and reduce the bake time to 20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean. Carrot cake gets better a day or two after it’s baked, so ... Read More »

Stylin’ with 15 Minutes of Fame guests

15 Minutes of Fame is my new speaker series at New Riff where 3 guests, tied together by one word,  each speak for 15 minutes. This week on Amy’s Table, we’re Style’n with speakers: Amy Kirchen, Ready-to-Wear Designer. Allison Hines, Butcher Betties Meats and Sweets Owner. Molly Wellman, Celebrity Mixologist and Author. Christopher Sanders, Tattoo Artist and Painter. I shared my Inspired ... Read More »

Strategies for lots of life’s trickier issues

Are you a victim of the Impostor Syndrome? Learn how to overcome it with Valerie Young. Listen to the interview.  Discover the alchemy and intention of food with The Mystic Cookbook with Meadow Lynn. Listen to the interview.  Learn how to do things Cheaper, Better, Faster with Mary Hunt. Listen to the interview. Browse the Beer Lover’s Handbook with John Schlimm. Listen to the interview.  Sign up to ... Read More »

FALLing for Cincinnati

This week on Amy’s Table at 8  I chatted with: Ruthann Spears, Cincinnati Parks Event Manager, about THE RIVER GRILL BEFORE THE BIG CHILL Wendy Beckman, author of FOUNDERS AND FAMOUS FAMILIES OF CINCINNATI –  a veritable Who’s Who of Cincinnati history “Pie Maven”  with local ties Teeny Lamothe , author of TEENY’S TOUR OF PIE Paleontologist Dr. Brenda Hunda from The Cincinnati Museum Center   Read More »

RECIPE: Beer Nuts!

Amy Tobin in the HOUSE!  With all the great beers here in Cincinnati, how about BEER NUTS! Here is what you need! 1/3 cup IPA ½ cup brown sugar 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 teaspoon Sriracha sauce 3 cups (14 to 16 ounces) salted mixed nuts Pinch cayenne Pinch salt Preheat the oven to 350°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet ... Read More »