Connie Britton knows her way around a Southern accent, and her time on the sets of Friday Night Lights (in Austin) and Nashville (in, well, Nashville) have taught her about great local cuisine, too.
When we caught up with the actress at the Empire State Building lighting in honor of the 2015 Global Citizen Festival in New York, she took us on a food tour of two of her favorite cities, and shared the memories she has of “hazy” afternoons drinking margaritas in Texas and lounging on the back patios of Tennessee haunts.
If that’s not enough for y’all, we also chatted with some of her other Friday Night Lights costars – check out their favorite Austin eats here. Clear eyes, full hearts (and stomachs), can’t lose.
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No one knows how to scream and shout about food quite as well as Jon Stewart. In his 16 years hosting The Daily Show, he’s taken down everything from Arby’s sandwiches to Chicago deep-dish pizza in epic rants, and in honor of his final show on August 6, we’re reliving the best of them.
From a massive deli sandwich that is basically a “cow with a rye bread yarmulke” to a life-changing breakfast-sandwich hack, take a walk down memory lane with five of our favorites below.
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Netflix’s favorite inmates are back tonight for a second slammer stint. Though the focus is Litchfield, weekly meals and smuggled snacks have practically become minor cast members — Red starves Piper after she insults her food — and provides necessary comfort — Nichols tells Alex, “There’s always hope tomorrow’ll be taco night.”
Since Netflix drops all of season two tonight, we know binge watching and eating may ensue. As you enter this new
life sentence chapter, flash back to last season with these show-inspired recipes perfect for the all-night viewing party. Take a swig of your screwdriver, pop a cheese puff, and go willingly into this acceptable form of confinement.
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Broccoli rabe, Italian sausage, orecchietti and chile pepper will get you in the mood for fall.
What, in the world, is a stoup? It’s the delicious middleground between a soup and a stew, and something you’ll most likely want to add to your fall repertoire.
Rachael Ray’s cooking it up today on the premiere of her new show, Rachael Ray’s Week in a Day this afternoon at 3pm ET. Get the recipe for this Sausage and Broccoli Stoup plus an entire week’s worth of weeknight meals that you can make all in one day.
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Today's TV Dinner: Giada's Chicken and Orzo Frittata
Breakfast for dinner is still hot in the world of food trends but I like that you can enjoy this for dinner and still have great leftovers for breakfast (and lunch if you’re feeling lazy)…
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Vietnamese Shrimp and Glass Noodle Salad
Need a dinner idea for tonight? At 4pm ET, Nigella Lawson is whipping up a simple, sexy salad that should cement her title as Kitchen Goddess…
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Tomato and Chorizo Salad - Bill Granger, Bill's Holiday
Need a light dinner idea that beats the heat and the clock? Watch Bill Granger make his hearty Tomato and Chorizo Salad at 12:30pm ET today and then make it yourself for dinner…
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