Colin Redding

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2010

    Forking: Meatballs

    ​This week's "Forking" column depicts the romantic potential of meatballs. Want to cook up your own protein spheres of romance? Follow Colin M. Redding's ball recipe. Meatballs are the perfect opportunity for your date to get dirty with you. I always have everything prepared ahead of time. ... More >>

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    December 31, 2009

    Forking: No Cook Noodle Lasagna

    ​In this week's Forking column, Colin Redding expresses his shock at being able to "erect lasagna with a stiff noodle." Now you can try your hand at this no cook method with the following recipe. No Cook Noodle Lasagna You can basically use any Lasagna recipe and just add more sauce. You wi ... More >>

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    August 6, 2009

    Forking: Mango Salsa Recipe

    ​We're unsure whether Colin Redding's "Mango Salsa Pants" is a recipe for a delicious salsa or a recipe for saying hell to the kitchen and heading to the bedroom instead. Possible ulterior motives aside, this sounds like a tasty salsa. Mango Salsa Pants 1 mango, peeled, seeded, and diced ... More >>

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    July 23, 2009

    Spooning: Simple Sautéed Spinach

     In this week's Spooning column, Colin Redding extols the benefits of being romantically involved with a "healthy, freaky chick." The relationship eventually fizzled out, but the sautéed spinach recipe he picked up before he was sent packing continues to sizzle in Redding's kitchen. Simple S ... More >>

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    June 19, 2009

    Death to Chocolate in Phoenix?, it's gotten downright impossible to get a chocolate fix in Phoenix. Sure, you can still find a Milky Way at Walgreen's, but we're not looking for the waxy stuff that you'd find in a 5-year-old's trick or treat bag. We want our chocolate grown up ... More >>

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    May 7, 2009

    Spooning: Sausage and Fleeting Relationships

    Spooning columnist Colin Redding doesn't play around when it comes to his sausage. Quite the contrary in fact as even a failed relationship hasn't kept him from cooking a few of his ex's sausage recipes. Explore this and the mystical combination of sausage and grape jelly in this week's Spooning...f ... More >>

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    March 25, 2009

    Spooning: Cedar Plank Salmon

    Jonathan McNamaraCedar plank salmon Why do we cook? To consume delicious food? For the sense of accomplishment? Well sure, but if you're Spooning columnist Colin Redding there's also the importance of impressing the hell out of your date. How far will he go to do just that? You'll have to read thi ... More >>

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    February 11, 2009

    Spooning: Steak Au Poivre

    Jonathan McNamara See this recipe in photos.For this week's Spooning, Colin Redding illustrates the joys of celebrating Valentine's Day with a tasty dish called Steak Au Poivre in addition to some other whacky holiday antics. Take a look at the recipe after the jump:

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    January 28, 2009

    Spooning: Baked Corn Casserole

    Jonathan McNamaraSee this recipe in slide show form.  In this week's Spooning column, Colin Redding illustrates the results of mixing dating with kids and America's favorite starch. Think you know some corny jokes? Watch out for this one.  Yet cobs of the yellow stuff have more than humorous appli ... More >>

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    January 9, 2009

    Brew Review: Lindeman's Kriek and Cassis

    We interrupt this regularly scheduled Brew Review to bring you a taste sensation direct from Belgium given to us by a fellow beer connoisseur. You may have already guessed by the frothing beer float (that's what I said) floating over there on the right of the screen that today we're drinking a coupl ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 17, 2006

    Firmly Planted

    Art and soil

  • Culture

    July 21, 2005

    Bar None

    Candy man Colin Redding chocs it up to experience