Everyone is talking about ramen, and there’s a ramen shop in almost every East Bay neighborhood. But what about all the other delicious Asian soups out there with the same soul-warming potential? Here are ten soups (at eight venues) you might not have thought of.
Since I am not your mother, or your new Jewish husband’s mother, if you already love your latkes, nothing I tell you need influence you in the least. But if you’ve been relying, sadly, on those nasty frozen ones that taste like wadded-up flannel pajamas all these years, or your children have suddenly reached latke-eating age and you feel compelled to hand down a little tradition, here is everything you need to know to make a perfect latke.