Archive for July 30th, 2010

Bay Area Coffee Roasters: Food & Wine This Week

Bay Area Coffee Roasters: Food & Wine This Week

| July 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

San Francisco and San Jose are two of the top 20 caffeinated cities in America, according to The Daily Beast’s online survey. This week, Leslie Sbrocco and her guests discuss the regions’ growing number of small specialty coffee roasters. Guests: James Freeman, owner of Blue Bottle Coffee and Denise Santoro Lincoln, Bay Area Bites blogger.

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My Life According To Oscar or, How To Make A Donald Crisp

My Life According To Oscar or, How To Make A Donald Crisp

| July 30, 2010 | 2 Comments

I considered other Oscar winners for that year, but they just didn’t inspire cooking. Yes, I could have made a Sergeant Yorkshire pudding, but that seemed ridiculous. And under no circumstances was I about to make anything with the name Suspicion in it. In terms of baking, I firmly believe that anything Joan Fontaine-inspired is to be avoided, since the result will either be weepy or worse, too bitter to eat.

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