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Matzah Ball Soup

3:26 PM, Mar 25, 2013

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- In honor of Passover starting at Sundown, Monday evening, Rosso Trattoria owner and head chef Kristian Niemi has 

Pan-Seared Ribeye with Irish Whisky Sauce

6:11 PM, Mar 11, 2013

Try out this recipe from Rosso Trattoria's head chef Kristian Niemi:

Cornmeal-Crusted Catfish With Fresh Herb Tartar Sauce

12:31 PM, Mar 4, 2013

Try out this recipe from Rosso Trattoria's head chef Kristian Niemi:

Pan-Seared South Carolina Flounder

6:09 PM, Feb 25, 2013

Chef Mike Davis, Executive Chef and Owner of Terra  in Columbia, is showing us how to prepare fresh, simple pan-seared South Carolina flounder:

Light Balsamic Vinaigrette

3:58 PM, Jan 7, 2013

Holiday Recipe: 7 Layer Bars

10:34 AM, Dec 18, 2012

Joel Reynolds from USC stopped by the studio with an easy holiday recipe perfect for entertaining or to give as a gift.

Two Tuscan Kale Salad Recipes

2:39 PM, Dec 3, 2012

Try these two recipes from Rosso Trattoria's head chef Kristian Niemi:

Pumpkin Mousse

3:40 PM, Nov 19, 2012

Chef Kristian Neimi offers up a great dessert for Thanksgiving: 
Pumpkin Pie Mousse

RECIPE: Pumpkin Seed Brittle

10:28 AM, Oct 31, 2012

Chef Joel Reynolds from the McCutchin House at University of South Carolina has a tasty pumpkin seed brittle recipe using your leftovers.
The entire recipe takes about 15 minutes total.

Lobster-Sweet Corn Chowder

3:04 PM, Jun 11, 2012

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Kristian Neimi joins Friends @ 5 with today's recipe: 

Balsamic Strawberries over Black Pepper-Lemon Shortcakes

3:43 PM, Apr 16, 2012

Columbia restaurateur Kristian Niemi offers up this great recipe for you to try:

Stufffed Sourdough French Toast

4:20 PM, Mar 19, 2012

Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon

4:14 PM, Mar 19, 2012

Quick And Elegant Valentines Day Dinners

4:13 PM, Feb 13, 2012

Kristian Niemi shares two ready-to-impress recipes for Tuesday night

Soups For A Cold Day

2:55 PM, Jan 23, 2012

Vegetable Side Dishes

3:45 PM, Jan 16, 2012

Salad Dressings

4:21 PM, Jan 9, 2012

Some easy quick salad dressing suggestions

Balsamic-Braised Beef Short Ribs

2:24 PM, Dec 12, 2011

French Onion Soup

2:15 PM, Oct 31, 2011

WLTX featured chef Kristian Nemi shares his recipe for French Onion Soup: 

Heart Healthy Recipes

4:00 PM, Oct 24, 2011

Make Your Own Fair Food At Home

9:44 PM, Oct 17, 2011

Chef Kristian Niemi's Excellent Fair Food Recipes, as seen on WLTX Friends @ 5

Recipe for Summer-Fresh Gazpacho

3:59 PM, Jul 26, 2011

Fried Gator Bites

4:07 PM, Jun 27, 2011

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Want to make some Fried Gator Bites for the big game? Check out this recipe from Rosso in Columbia.

Mussels della Rosso

3:40 PM, May 9, 2011


4:53 PM, Feb 24, 2011

Columbia, SC ( WLTX ) -- Carbonara recipe from Rosso Trattoria.

Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Extrodinare

7:37 PM, Jan 11, 2011

Comfort food for a cold day.

Chicken Marsala 'Light'

6:22 PM, Jan 3, 2011

'Healthified' Recipes: Sweet Potato Pie

12:23 PM, Nov 18, 2010

Here's a sweet potato pie recipe that's easy to make and not hard on the waistline.

'Healthified' Recipes: Mac-N-Cheese Lowfat Makeover

12:21 PM, Nov 18, 2010

Love mac 'n cheese but not all the fat?Take comfort in our new and improved 


Lionel Moise joined the News19 team in September of 2012, and is excited to call Columbia home.

9:06 AM, Jan 27, 2014

Brett Parker Gets Life Without Parole for Murder of Tammy Parker, Bryan Capnerhurst

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Brett Parker will spend life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing his wife and his friend last year in Irmo.

10:41 PM, May 28, 2013

Suspect Related to Lexington Killing Found in NY

Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - Lexington County deputies have arrested another man in connection to a fatal shooting last week.

5:31 PM, Apr 19, 2013

11-Year-Old Drowns at Myrtle Beach

An eleven-year-old Pennsylvania boy is dead from drowning after a rip current pulled him into the Atlantic Ocean as he swam with his father and sister at Myrtle Beach.

9:05 PM, Jul 27, 2005

Two Water Parks to Open in the Upstate

Greenville County, SC ( -- Two new water parks in Travelers Rest and Piedmont will open next week for their debut summer, while a third water park in Simpsonville will open for its sixth season.

11:59 AM, May 14, 2010

Woman Shoots Man Five Times After Rejection; Kills Herself

Dale Wells, 41, was shot five times in his upper body on June 19th and he believes he survived for a reason. VIDEO:

5:41 PM, Sep 10, 2007

Palmetto Payback Program

Does the state of South Carolina owe you money? Find out here.

11:29 AM, Jan 19, 2009

Israel's Most Wanted Man Seriously Injured In Bombing

Militant is possibly paralyzed; violence continues in the region

4:00 PM, Jul 12, 2006
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