CHICKEN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHICKEN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Who wants to live near a chicken coop? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58433765-82/chickens-chicken-coops-egg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58433765-82/chickens-chicken-coops-egg.html.csp">Letter: Who wants to live near a chicken coop?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T17:23:17.08-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 05:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am wondering if those who voted in favor of “urban” chickens have ever spent much time around them. I’m pretty sure they haven’t. I was raised on a farm where we and all the other farmers around us had chickens. They were a mainstay for those of us who had them. They provided much-needed egg money, especially in the winter months. However, to allow chickens in an urban setting is ludicrous. The egg production is never worth the cost of the feed, as it must be bought in small quantities, and th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58433765@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:23:17 MDT Dish of the Week: Zao Asian Cafe’s banh mi http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58416279-223/zao-6.95-asian-cafe.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58416279-223/zao-6.95-asian-cafe.csp">Dish of the Week: Zao Asian Cafe’s banh mi</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T08:36:02.89-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 08:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">$6.95-$8.95 • At Zao Asian Cafe, a toasted French baguette is filled with your choice of chicken ($6.95) chicken and pork meatballs ($7.50), steak ($8.95) or organic tofu ($6.95) then crammed full of vibrant flavors including pickled carrot and daikon, ginger scallion, chile-lime aioli, house hoisin, cucumber and cilantro. While it’s not the creation you will find at authentic Vietnamese restaurants, it’s not a half-bad homage under the guise of Zao’s hyper-fast quick-service restaurant concept;...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416279@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:36:02 MDT Restaurant review: Not your typical fast food at Zao Asian Cafe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58389377-223/zao-asian-cafe-choice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58389377-223/zao-asian-cafe-choice.html.csp">Restaurant review: Not your typical fast food at Zao Asian Cafe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stuart Melling</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T08:36:10.687-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 08:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I’m happy to admit I love everything about the fancy-pants dinner experience: a dizzying array of cutlery that demands an understanding of the critical nuances between the demitasse and dessert spoon; starched white tablecloths that glare admonishingly well in advance of the inevitable accidental spill; an army of waiters elegantly gliding about the room, wielding dangerously French-named items like amuse-bouche and petit four. I’m a sucker, I can’t help myself. Sadly, my surname isn’t Rothschil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389377@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:36:10 MDT PETA project invites University of Utah students to be chicken http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58416329-78/chicken-students-peta-project.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58416329-78/chicken-students-peta-project.html.csp">PETA project invites University of Utah students to be chicken</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T18:26:46.823-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 06:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">University of Utah students were invited to experience “natural chicken behavior” Monday — from wing-flapping to dust baths — at a virtual reality exhibit presented by peta2, the youth division of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. The “I, Chicken” project is supported by a grant from “The Simpsons” co-creator and philanthropist Sam Simon. Allowing students to become a virtual chicken can lead them to stop eating chicken, said peta2 Director Marta Holmberg in a statement. The exhibit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416329@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:26:46 MDT Recipe: Japanese rice updates the tired old stuffed pepper http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58326608-223/rice-pepper-chicken-peppers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58326608-223/rice-pepper-chicken-peppers.html.csp">Recipe: Japanese rice updates the tired old stuffed pepper</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALISON LADMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T10:47:02.382-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 10:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s the thing about baked stuffed peppers. Plenty of people hate them. And when you consider the classic approach to this dish, it’s hard to argue. Tasteless ground beef mixed with white rice and some sort of tomato product? Not particularly exciting. So we decided to create a version with plenty more appeal. We started by ditching the ground beef in favor of chicken, then replaced the flavorless white rice with the more robust japonica, a colorful Japanese variety. Now add shiitake mushrooms...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583266082014-09-04T10:47:02.382-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T10:47:02.382-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The seven-day event kicks off Sunday, Aug. 24, and continues through Saturday, Aug. 30. “We are thrilled to celebrate our city through Restaurant Week — a taste of what makes South Salt Lake a great place to live!” says Mayor Cherie Wood. “We hope the community will invite their co-workers, families, neighb...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58318903@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:30:05 MDT Recipe: Keep Labor Day healthy with grilled chicken salad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58301579-223/chicken-salad-cup-fat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58301579-223/chicken-salad-cup-fat.html.csp">Recipe: Keep Labor Day healthy with grilled chicken salad</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SARA MOULTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T18:10:02.147-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 06:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Labor Day, summer’s last hurrah, is a feast day. And mostly — Tell the truth! — we tend to overdo it. Ribs, steaks, burgers and hot dogs? Check, check, check and check! Allow me to propose an alternative — a dish that’s simultaneously light and refreshing and substantial: chicken paillard. Paillard is a French culinary term referring to a piece of meat pounded thin, then grilled or sauteed. In this case, we’re going to marinate and grill chicken breasts, then top them off with a peach and arugul...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583015792014-08-19T18:10:02.147-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T18:10:02.147-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301579@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:10:02 MDT Health officials close Chinese restaurant in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288272-78/health-restaurant-violations-chinese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288272-78/health-restaurant-violations-chinese.html.csp">Health officials close Chinese restaurant in Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T20:13:19.618-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Health Department closed three eateries — including the popular Little World Chinese Restaurant — last week for “presenting an imminent public health hazard.” According to notices on the department website, Little World, at 1356 S. State St., was cited for 71 health violations on Aug. 8. Citations included having an unclean meat cutter and other appliances; moldy bok choy in the walk-in cooler; insufficient refrigeration capacity; duck thawing at room temperature in a sink; ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288272@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:13:19 MDT Chicken fries back at Burger King after complaints http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58285894-79/burger-chicken-king-fries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58285894-79/burger-chicken-king-fries.html.csp">Chicken fries back at Burger King after complaints</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Patton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T17:41:02.285-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Burger King customers have been heard. The chain is bringing back chicken fries, the breaded and fried chicken strips served in a fry-style box, after consumers took to social media to request the item, said Alex Macedo, president of North America for the Miami-based company. Customers complained on Facebook and Twitter when they were taken off the menu in 2012. “We underestimated the cult following that the product had,” he said. “There’s a big opportunity for us to bring it back.” Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285894@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:41:02 MDT Western farmers take hit from Russia food ban http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273324-68/russia-billion-russian-ban.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273324-68/russia-billion-russian-ban.html.csp">Western farmers take hit from Russia food ban</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARY CLARE JALONICK </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JUERGEN BAETZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T18:39:28.161-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 06:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Russian diners won’t be able to find creamy Dutch cheeses or juicy Polish apples in the grocery store or cook up chicken from the United States — the result of a Russian ban on most food imports from the West. Although the U.S., Canada and the European Union together will take more than a $17.5 billion hit from the one-year ban, Russian consumers may feel it more than Western farmers. Jason Furman, the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, shrugged off the impor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582733242014-08-07T18:39:28.161-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T18:39:28.161-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273324@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 18:39:28 MDT Chefs share tips for home cooks to waste not, want not http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166471-223/salt-chicken-pepper-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166471-223/salt-chicken-pepper-oil.html.csp">Chefs share tips for home cooks to waste not, want not</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Beverly Levitt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:59:12.266-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Whenever I hear the phrase “economic recovery” followed by “housing sales are up 20 percent,” I break open the bubbly. But when I offer my Granny Fanny a sip of something celebratory, she chides, “Don’t get too smug, that’s how this whole mess started in the first place.” “Waste not, want not,” she proclaims, as if she had dreamt up the proverb herself. And then she proceeds to abjure my optimism by regaling me with stories about how she beat the Great Depression — the real one. “I collected ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166471@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:59:12 MDT McDonald’s Japan to strengthen checks on chicken http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236848-79/mcdonald-chicken-japan-checks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236848-79/mcdonald-chicken-japan-checks.html.csp">McDonald’s Japan to strengthen checks on chicken</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YURI KAGEYAMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:38:01.939-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tokyo • McDonald’s in Japan is increasing its checks on chicken from vendors in China and Thailand after allegations a Chinese supplier sold expired chicken. It says the scare will hurt its earnings. The U.S. fast-food chain’s Japan unit on Tuesday withdrew this year’s earnings and sales forecasts, citing uncertainties from the food scandal. The Chinese food safety agency is investigating allegations Shanghai Husi Food Co., a McDonald’s supplier, sold expired meat. McDonald’s Japan has stopped u...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582368482014-07-29T09:38:01.939-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:38:01.939-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236848@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:38:01 MDT McNuggets pulled in Hong Kong after meat scare http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224230-79/hong-kong-meat-husi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224230-79/hong-kong-meat-husi.html.csp">McNuggets pulled in Hong Kong after meat scare</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KELVIN CHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:37:04.596-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • McDonald’s restaurants in Hong Kong have taken chicken nuggets and chicken filet burgers off the menu after a U.S.-owned supplier in mainland China was accused of selling expired meat. The fast food chain said late Thursday that it “suspended relevant food ingredients” at Hong Kong outlets in light of the scandal surrounding Shanghai Husi Food Co. Chinese authorities detained five Husi employees after a TV station reported last weekend that the company repackaged and sold meat past i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582242302014-07-25T17:37:04.596-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T17:37:04.596-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224230@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:37:04 MDT China detains employees of suspect meat seller http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215002-79/husi-meat-china-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215002-79/husi-meat-china-company.html.csp">China detains employees of suspect meat seller</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:48:01.458-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald’s, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police Wednesday after an official said illegal activity was an organized effort by the supplier. China’s food safety agency said on its website that its investigators found unspecified illegal activity by Husi Food Co. but gave no confirmation expired meat had been found or other details. Some of the illegal conduct was an “arrangement organized by...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150022014-07-23T08:48:01.458-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:48:01.458-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215002@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:48:01 MDT China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210468-79/husi-china-meat-mcdonald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210468-79/husi-china-meat-mcdonald.html.csp">China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald’s said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat for its chicken nuggets. Chinese authorities expanded their investigation of the meat supplier, Shanghai company Husi Food Co. A day after Husi’s food processing plant in Shanghai was sealed by the China Food and Drug Administration, the agency said Tuesday that inspec...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582104682014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T12:30:47.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210468@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:30:47 MDT