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Five Bay Area Cookbook Clubs

Five Bay Area Cookbook Clubs

| January 22, 2011 | 5 Comments

Each cookbook club in the Bay Area has its own unique flavor. Read about five local groups and find out what they’re reading.

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“Tapioca for Pudding”

“Tapioca for Pudding”

| August 21, 2009 | 1 Comment

A terrible song has been going through my head for the past few days. I have absolutely no idea how it got there. I have some theories, but nothing concrete. I’ve been humming it at work and singing it in the shower, but it won’t go away.

So I thought the best way to get rid of it would be to share it with everyone I know.

It’s called “The Tapioca,” from the 1967 film Thoroughly Modern Millie, starring Julie Andrews, Mary Tyler Moore, and Carol Channing.

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Summer of Otsu

Summer of Otsu

| August 5, 2009 | 9 Comments

Lately, I’ve been obsessed with this buckwheat soba noodle recipe I spotted on one of my favorite healthy food blogs, 101 Cookbooks. The recipe is originally from Pomelo, a fresh little restaurant serving “global cuisine” in Outer Noe Valley and the Inner Sunset, and let me tell you, it is a keeper. I just cannot seem to tire of it. It’s healthy and light, yet substantial enough to make up a full meal. Plus, it’s a breeze to whip up…and the flavors!

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