Arkansas Backstories: Lake Chicot

Arkansas Backstories: Lake Chicot By Joe David Rice   Arkansas is blessed with many large and attractive lakes — impressive bodies of water, such as Beaver, Bull Shoals, DeGray, Greers Ferry, Norfork, Ouachita and others. But Lake Chicot, in the state’s southeastern corner, is unique among this impressive lot.   Not only is it easily…

Knives Out: Local Food Experts Reveal Their Tools of Choice

Knives Out By Kevin Shalin // Photos by Rebecca Fellers, Meredith Mashburn and Jamison Mosley   From family heirlooms to those used every day in the kitchen, knives are the centerpiece of experts in the food industry. They share with us their most cherished implements and what makes them so very special.  Amanda Ivy, Low Ivy Catering Cobalt Steel Shun, Limited Edition What…

Recipes: Cake and Ice Cream

Cake and Ice Cream Recipes By Sandy Bradley // Photos by Jamison Mosley   Last year, Sandy Bradley was named The Greatest Baker in an international competition involving more than 20,000 entrants. This month, she shares some of the magic behind her crown with AY About You.           Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Ice Cream…

Recipe: Nutella Icebox Pie

Recipe: Nutella Icebox Pie By Nic Williams   Nutella and Biscoff cookies come together in this frozen icebox pie — perfect for family gatherings outside or a treat all for yourself. The best part is that there is no need to thaw; just cut and serve straight from the freezer! Nutella Icebox Pie Recipe Ingredients…