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Cranberry Chicken by Donna's Old Town Cafe

Cranberry Glaze

1 can whole berry cranberry sauce

Equal amount Bennett's chili sauce

1 Heaping TBS apricot preserves

1/2 tsp. allspice


Mix all ingredients together in a saucepan and bring to a simmer.

Chicken Breast:

Brown chicken in a skillet with oil. Pour topping over chicken; let simmer 5 minutes more. Serve

Presented by Melissa Graves, Donna's Old Town Cafe

Date: 5/6/2014

 

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Get 'yer spatulas ready

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Get 'yer spatulas ready

Over here at the Big 10, fresh yummy tasty food is never far from any staffer's desk....Especially during the holidays!  Ask anyone who works at WBIR - it's one of the perks.

Every single day, sometimes 3 or even 4,  our cooking guests fill the studio with the sweet smells of deliciousness baking in the kitchen.   

I've complied a list of the tastiest recipes for your Thanksgiving Day tables.  Hope you enjoy and have a FABULOUS Thanksgiving with your families!

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50% off cookies from Great American Cookies

50% off cookies from Great American Cookies

 

Whether you'd like to entertain, spread some holiday cheer at the office, or indulge your sweet tooth today's DealChicken from Great American Cookies hits the spot.

Your $15 gets you $30 worth of any variety of cookies available. No matter what you choose, all are freshly baked with the finest fresh ingredients. You even get to pick from four locations: Foothills Mall, Westown Mall, Knoxville Center Mall or Tanger Outlet Center Sevierville.

Your Stories: Big Ed's


Say two words to many people in Oak Ridge and you get the same reaction: stomachs growl, mouths water, and memories flow. Big Ed's is local and loved by all.

Nothing sizzles quite like a slice of Big Ed's pizza. The locals love it. One local in particular remembers hitting up this hot spot often when she was a girl.

'Taste of Oak Ridge' takes over Jackson Square

'Taste of Oak Ridge' takes over Jackson Square

People visited the Historic Jackson Square in Oak Ridge to take in the nice fall weather and enjoy a tasty bite or two.

"Taste of Oak Ridge" featured local area restaurants, including the Soup Kitchen and Dean's Restaurant.

Several local bands also played music throughout the evening.

The event had free admission. To sample the food, people had to purchase "tastes" for one to three dollars.

Half of the proceeds will go towards the Free Medical Clinic on Robertsville Road.

Kitchen worker has great attitude

Kitchen worker has great attitude

A Knoxville restaurant hired a worker with intellectual disabilities and found out his abilities make him a great employee.

Adrian Pitts demonstrated the last step in the dish washing process, "Put it in and it starts."

He started working at Northshore Brasserie about two years ago. Co-owner Brian Balest hired him to wash dishes.

Market House restaurant opens in Oak Ridge

Market House restaurant opens in Oak Ridge

The Market House, a restaurant that designs its seasonal menu around fresh, local products, has opened at Jackson Square in Oak Ridge.

Some of their suppliers include Cruze Dairy, Mother Earth Meats and Sweetwater Valley Farms.

A few things on the menu include Secret City chicken salad and a variety of burgers.

One of the co-owners says it's a great spot for a restaurant.

"We looked at a number of different places and we really liked the community out here. He like the building and it's just a perfect fit for us," said Bo Shipley.