The Evolvement of Gatorade: What You Didn’t Know About UF’s Hit Creation

The wildly popular beverage that got started at none other than the University of Florida, Gatorade has been in the public eye for more than 50 years. It pushed through the industry after Dr. Ade decided to create a drink that hydrates at a supreme level. Looking to attribute the drink to the school that …

Grub Approved Recipe: Easy Springtime Lemon Tarts

Lately, Gainesville has NOT felt like Springtime. The cold has extended well past its normal stay and its time for a reminder of a more refreshing time of year. These Easy Lemon Tarts will do just that, combining bite-sized pastries and tasty fresh fruit. Take a chance and try out these Lemon Tarts to give …

Grub Approved Recipe: Burrata Salad With Whole Roasted Garlic and Prosciutto

Want a light meal that contains flavors only found in large feasts? Cloves of garlic and pieces of dry-cured ham combine in a salad that can be adjusted however you see fit. Want some extra flavor? Throw in some extra mozzarella balls! Part of the fun in a salad is coming up with your perfect …

Grub’s Guide to The Best Fettuccine Alfredo

Everyone has that food crucial that they believe is crucial to their existence. One that binds together both young and old, awakens the dead from eons of slumber, and goes great with a light layer of chives and parsley on top. To me, that food is Fettuccine Alfredo. Of course it doesn’t do all of …

Grub Approved Recipe: Blueberry Elderflower Cocktail

The holidays are long past, but the Gainesville air still inherits the chills of winter. What can warm your tummy in the brutal cold that North Central Florida experiences (please get the blatant sarcasm)? Nothin’ hits the spot like Vodka and blueberries! Try this Drool Worthy Daily cocktail for a delightful twist on a classic …

Small Plates, Big Appetites: Where to Get Tapas in Gainesville

Aah, tapas. Every sucker with some sense loves delicate plates of tapas, am I right? Honestly, half the people reading this might not even know what tapas are, so allow me to clarify. Tapas is a Spanish term that pretty much means appetizer in English. This means the choices are bountiful, as they can be served hot, …

Skip the Cooking: Here’s Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day in Gainesville

Thanksgiving is a very complicated holiday. Stuffing your face is as simple as it gets, of course, but the build up to that point is never straightforward. First, you have to wait for all your family to show up, and lord knows your uncle is gonna be late, like always. Then there’s setting everything up, …

The Old-Fashioned Bubbly: Where to Find Homemade Soda in Gainesville

If there was one beverage that was fun to drink as a kid, it was the carbonated concoction known to most as soda (Pop for weirdo’s). It was the refreshment that was always stored in the ice cooler at big family gatherings along with the beer, so you always felt pretty cool reaching in to …