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  • Fox Recipe Box: Cheesecake Factory’s Vegan Cobb Salad

    CLEVELAND, Oh — It’s light and tasty and it’s one of the Cheesecake Factory’s most vibrant salads! Tony Viola is a general manager with Cheesecake Factory and he showed Fox 8’s Kristi Capel how to pull this healthy summer salad together. Click here to see the full Cheesecake Factory menu and learn more about the popular restaurant chain. Vegan Cobb Salad  Ingredients 4 oz.             Baby Lettuce Mix 2 oz.             Butter Lettuce, 1” pieces 1-1/2 oz.         Balsamic Vinaigrette* 1/4 tsp.          Whole-Grain […]

  • Fox Recipe Box: Colorful Quinoa Salad

    CLEVELAND, Oh — It’s a perfect side dish for a summer barbecue or party and it also is a perfect recipe to incorporate all your favorites fresh vegetables. Sonia ‘Vegan Vicki’ Steele is the owner of Urban Sweetness, an all vegan culinary service, and she showed Fox 8’s Wayne Dawson just how versatile quinoa is. Click here to learn more about Urban Sweetness. Colorful Quinoa Salad 1 cup quinoa (uncooked) 1 1/2 cup vegetable broth 1 cup spinach, coarsely chopped […]

  • It’s time to plant the Fox 8 garden! AJ Petitti shows us how

    CLEVELAND, Oh — It’s time to plant your garden! AJ Petitti and his team showed Fox 8’s Scott Sabol the steps to take to make sure your garden is healthy and ready to start producing. AJ Petitti also kicked up another season of Flowerbombing. If you know someone who is in need of a little extra cheer, click here to nominate them to be Flowerbombed by Petitti Garden Centers. Click here to learn more about Petitti Garden Centers.  

  • Fox Recipe Box: Lemon Elderflower Cupcakes

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen a unique spring-themed flavor for their wedding cake and you can easily re-create a version of the recipe at home. Stefanie Paganini, culinary instructor at the Loretta Paganini School of Cooking, showed Fox 8’s Kristi Capel how to make Lemon Elderflower cupcakes. Click here to learn more about the Loretta Paganini School Cooking and see the variety of classes Stefanie teaches. Lemon Elderflower Cupcakes 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature […]

  • Cavs Chef shares favorite team recipe

    CLEVELAND, Oh — What do the Cleveland Cavaliers eat to fuel them up before a big game? Chef Terry Bell is the Cavaliers team chef and cooks breakfast, lunch and airplane food for the players, coaches and staff. Chef Bell shared one of the player’s favorite recipes with Fox 8’s Wayne Dawson. Click here for the latest Cavs news. Chicken Pesto Zucchini Pasta 2 Grilled Chicken Breast sliced 1/4C Artichoke hearts 1/4C Sun dried tomatoes julienned 1/4 Cup Cut Asparagus 1lbs […]

  • Fox Recipe Box: Salmon with Watermelon Tomatillo Salsa

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Spruce up your salmon for summer with this fresh and tasty salsa. Laurie Aker is with Earth Fare and she showed Fox 8’s Stefani Schaefer how easy this recipe is to make. Click here to learn more about Earth Fare. Cedar Plank Bourbon Salmon with Grilled Watermelon Tomatillo Salsa Serves 2 Ingredients For the salmon: 1 Earth Fare Cedar Grilling Plank, soaked in water for at least 1 hour 2 5-ounce Earth Fare Bourbon Salmon fillets* For […]

  • Fox 8 Jukebox: Old Skool

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Old Skool is a popular Northeast Ohio cover band known for high energy and fun shows. Click here to learn more about the band and see their show schedule.  

  • Fox Recipe Box: Steak and Eggs with Chili Hollandaise Sauce

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Chef David Culi from Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse suggests kicking it up a notch for Mom on Mother’s Day with his Steak and Eggs recipe. This dish is also offered as part of Hyde Park’s Mother’s Day Brunch. Chef Culi showed Fox 8’s Kristi Capel how to make the Chili Hollandaise Sauce that tops this satisfying meal. Click here to learn more about Hyde Park Restaurants. Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse Steak and Eggs Ingredients:                                                                         7 oz. NY […]

  • Fox 8 Jukebox: Carlos Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Carlos Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band brightened up the Fox 8 studio early this morning with their infectious warm reggae music. Carlos has been spreading the smooth sound of the Caribbean around Northeast Ohio for 40 years.  He is considered a Cleveland music legend and has a very busy performing schedule. You can learn more about Carlos Jones and see his upcoming calendar by clicking here.

  • Fox Recipe Box: Ham, Asparagus, White Cheddar Quiche

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Gitta Stonitsch has a great idea for treating mom’s to a special breakfast on Mother’s Day. She is running a special ‘Breakfast in Bed in a Box’ for the holiday that dads and families can order ahead of time to present to mom.  Gitta shared the quiche recipe with Fox 8’s Wayne Dawson. Click here to learn more about Gitta’s Table Restaurant & Wine Shop in Avon Lake. Ham, Asparagus & White Cheddar Quiche 1 sheet frozen puff […]

  • Dig This: How to make a gorgeous container garden

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Why not make your flowerpots the star of your yard this season! AJ Petitti breaks down the steps and shows Fox 8’s Scott Sabol how to plant a thriving and eye-catching container garden. Click here to learn more about Petitti Garden Centers.

  • Fox Recipe Box: Amy’s Slaw

    CLEVELAND, Oh — It’s a crisp and refreshing salad that is perfect for spring and summer parties. Country chef Lee Ann Miller showed Fox 8’s Stefani Schaefer what goes into this tasty slaw and you may be surprised when you see the list of ingredients.  Lee Ann’s friend Amy created this recipe. Lee Ann is a friend of Walnut Creek Cheese and you can learn more about the Amish Country store by clicking here. AMY’S SLAW 1- (12oz.) bag broccoli slaw […]