Archive for April 2012

20 Kitchen Essentials

20 Kitchen Essentials

April 25, 2012
20 Kitchen Essentials, gleaned from America’s Test Kitchen’s most recommended products
Forbidden Foie Gras

Forbidden Foie Gras

April 16, 2012
The countdown to California’s ban on foie gras, slated for July 1, has foie gras lovers eager to indulge while they can. A look at what chefs are saying about the ban, and a peek into what the future may hold.
Weekend Getaway: Oysters + Cheese {Marin, Part 2}

Weekend Getaway: Oysters + Cheese {Marin, Part 2}

April 15, 2012
We get to know the happy cows behind our beloved Point Reyes Original Blue Cheese, have a 10 cheese tasting, followed by a feast prepared by 15 chefs, and welcome a new blue into the Point Reyes Cheese family.
Weekend Getaway: Oysters + Cheese {Marin, Part 1}

Weekend Getaway: Oysters + Cheese {Marin, Part 1}

April 13, 2012
Just an hour north of SF in Marin County is one of our favorite getaways. It involves generous quantities of oysters and cheese. Get involved. (Warning: this post contains some pretty sweet oyster porn.)