EOV All Stars: ‘Merica

Brick oven pizza! View from the east side pedestrian crossing of the Roebling Bridge. Next up for the EOV All Stars post-Independence Day are those dives, cafes, and everything in between serving decidedly American food. Take a walk across the Roebling Bridge into Covington and you’ll immediately find a colorful and lively joint – The Gruff.… Read More

EOV All Stars: Farmers’ Markets

Now for your EOV All Star starting lineup: Leading off are our farmers markets, the most iconic of which is Cincinnati’s Findlay Market. Hop on a Cincy Red Bike or make the short drive up to 1801 Race Street and wander around Ohio’s oldest municipal market house and surrounding storefronts. From affogado to samosas to waffles, there is something for everyone!… Read More

EOV All Stars

We’ve got All Star fever, baby! Do you know anyone coming into Cincinnati for the big game? Are you coming into town and looking for some spots beyond the ballpark? Look no further! The Edible Ohio Valley team has compiled a list of our own nine All Stars we humbly believe are worth a trip from any visitor.… Read More
strawberry dressings

Strawberry Dressings

3 Strawberry Dressings (Left to Right): Creamy Strawberry, Strawberry Ginger Vinaigrette, Parmesan Strawberry Vinaigrette   Creamy Strawberry Dressing Handful fresh strawberries, stemmed and quartered Dash of sugar 4 oz soft goat cheese at room temp ¼ C buttermilk 2 tsp white wine vinegar 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 tsp minced fresh thyme 1 tsp minced fresh parsley pinch lemon zest salt and pepper to taste Take quartered strawberries and add them to a bowl with a dash of sugar.… Read More
Getting ready to cook the wings.

Jose Salazar’s Tandoori-Inspired Chicken Wings

  This slideshow requires JavaScript.   24 chicken wings 3 cups Snowville Creamery yogurt 3 tablespoons madras curry powder 1 tablespoon canola oil 3 tablespoons siracha hot sauce 2 tablespoons kosher salt Juice of 1 lemon Directions Toast the curry powder with the canola oil for 2 minutes over low heat.… Read More

Spring is on the way!

It was a gray December Sunday when I stopped into the Hyde Park Farmers’ Market at Clark Montessori School for a bag of lettuce. Feeling the fatigue of overcommitment and stress that generally descends upon me during the holidays, I figured some fresh greens might help lighten the mood. I chatted with Claire Luff of Finn Meadows Farm as she scooped up handfuls of lettuce.… Read More

Sustain Brand

New Richmond, Ohio “Local is better than anything else,” says Matthew Kennedy, the owner and designer of Sustain Brand. “It keeps dollars local, small guys stay in business, products are better and fresher, and it’s transparent.” With a back.ground in branding and marketing, Kennedy saw that cheaper, faster, and bigger drove the marketplace — but that didn’t sit well with him.… Read More
turkey time

It’s Turkey Time!

We know that most of you haven’t ordered your local turkeys for Thanksgiving yet so this is your official reminder to do so with a couple of shopping tips for buying a delicious bird. Making the purchase can be a little daunting so here’s a quick cheat sheet. Pick your breed: Heritage Turkey Unfortunately you may never see the beautiful plumage on your bird, but what you’re invested in is the meat.… Read More
Quickie Cornbread Muffins  Photo: ©2014, Julie Kramer

Quickie Cornbread Muffins

Quickie Cornbread Muffins Photo: ©2014, Julie Kramer makes 12 full-size muffins Here’s a quick and delicious take on the classic corn muffin from Chef Renee Schuler of Eat Well Catering & Events. Both wet and dry mixes can be prepped the night before making the muffins; all you have to do is combine the two blends and bake before serving.… Read More

The Locavore Store

Photograph: ©2014, Natalie Jeanne Photograph: ©2014, Natalie Jeanne West Chester, Ohio With a focus on completing the circle of nature — connecting the land, the animals that graze on it, and the people that inhabit an environment — Kip and Jen Kummerle began Grassland Graze Farm in 2004 in Adams County, OH.… Read More
Confetti Risotto Photo: ©2014, Julie Kramer

Confetti Risotto

  Confetti Risotto Photo: ©2014, Julie Kramer makes 4 main-dish servings or 6 side-dish servings You’ll find everything you need for this attractive and flavorful risotto at Findlay Market — right down to the wine. Stop into Market Wines and ask Michael Maxwell to recommend some.thing new and interesting from his off-the-beaten-path selection.… Read More
Hickory King Collective Corn Chips

Larder: Hickory King Collective Corn Chips

May’s Lick, Kentucky Hickory King Collective Corn Chips are made in May’s Lick, KY, for Sunflower Sundries, a family business that sells locally and through an Etsy.com shop. Hickory Collective makes their chips from heirloom white Hickory King corn grown without chemicals or GMOs. The old-fashioned variety has more sugar and protein than most other corn.… Read More