Holiday teas return to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in December. The tea menu features Elmwood Inn Fine Teas, freshly baked scones, and assorted sweets and savories. Hours are 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Cost is $11.95. Shaker Village is at 3501 Lexington Road, Harrodsburg. Call (859) 734-5411, Ext. 360, or 1-800-734-5611, Ext. 360, or go to Shakervillageky.org.
Sally is cooking again
Sally Arias' holiday goodies are back.
Sally's Kitchen Inc. of Wilmore has hot-pepper jelly and chocatoffee for Christmas gifts or serving at parties. Call (859) 858-2888.
White Castle Hall of Famer
Perri Hunley of West Liberty is such a fan of White Castle that she now is part of the 2010 White Castle Cravers Hall of Fame class. Hunley is one of 13 people being inducted into the group as a result of her story, "Family Traditions," and her dedication to White Castle.
More than 1,350 entries were submitted for the 2010 Hall of Fame, and they were narrowed down to the best 76 stories and evaluated by a panel of judges based on brand loyalty, creative presentation, originality and magnitude of the crave.
The 2010 Cravers Hall of Fame class will be inducted Tuesday in Columbus, Ohio.
The Cooking Channel has new episodes for the holiday season. This month's specials include:
Food(ography), 9 p.m. Sunday. Host Mo Rocca takes a look at Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-lover's holiday.
Spice Goddess, 11 a.m. Nov. 20. Bal Arneson prepares a holiday menu that includes spicy fish pakoras with peach chutney, and saucy chicken masala.
Jamie Oliver's Family Christmas gobble turkey, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 28. Oliver tackles the turkey, from roasting to stuffing.
Holiday on the Rocks, 8 p.m. Nov. 28. How to throw a festive cocktail party. Go to Cookingchanneltv.com.