Amanda Long

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Beer Flight at Günter Hans

Günter Hans and the Story of a New Era

On a Sunday in February 2022, Morgan Wright received a surprising phone call from Lydia…

Murrys Laughing At Bar

Dining at Murry’s: New Musicians, Same Song

Keeping company with iconic, long-standing Columbia dining institutions such as Shakespeare’s, The Heidelberg, Booches, and…

Prepped Meal from Koda's Fit Kitchen

Delivering Nutrition: Lifelong Foodie Creates in COMO

At Koda’s Fit Kitchen, each ready-to-eat dish is created from scratch by chef and nutritionist…

Spread of Entrees from Eclipse Catering and Events

Eclipsing Expectations

Eclipse Catering and Events melds tradition and innovation for an inspired culinary experience.

Interior of The Food Bank Market

Food Bank Market Opens on the Business Loop

The Food Bank Market reflects an innovative rebranding effort.

Owner, Nancy Lewis sits with her daugher and director of operations, Alysia Lewis, across from Kurt Mirtsching, general manager and Shakespeare’s employee since 1978.

Two Degrees of Shakespeare’s

Shakespeare’s Pizza, a Columbia Institution, celebrates 50 years in business.

Graze by Carrie workshop at Plume

Discover Something Plume

The unassuming exterior and off-the-beaten-path location might be deceiving to a Plume first-time visitor. But…

Walker Claridge working at Terra Bella, his farm in Hatton.

Broadway Brewery Embraces Field to Fork

Broadway Brewery cultivates a homegrown harvest from local farmers.

The Old Neighborhood Café

The Old Neighborhood Café

A continuing tradition of great family and food at The Old Neighborhood Café.

Practicing Decorating Techniques

Teaching Columbia’s Future Chefs

In 2014, Ashley Nichols used her self-taught kitchen expertise and founded Back 2 Basics Cooking, a…

Hoss Seasoning Bottles Lined Up 2

Cookin’ With Hoss

In one way or another, Jim “Hoss” Koetting and his wife, Trish, have been serving…

Shelly La Fata Standing Against Shelves

Endless Pasta-bilities at Pasta La Fata

The Pasta La Fata story is filled with twists, turns, and authentic, made-from-scratch kinds of…