Chances are you live a stone’s throw away from a Thai restaurant in your neighborhood, and you’ve got a go-to local favorite for pad thai. These days I often find myself traveling north of Berkeley, where there’s quite a few wonderful Thai eateries clustered in Albany, El Cerrito and San Pablo locales.
Tag: Mint Julep
And they’re off! After yesterday’s Derby-Day excitement, you can celebrate your winnings or tear up your tickets in good company with a warm slice of lush, sugary-good Derby Day Pie, the bluegrass lovechild of shoo-fly and pecan pie, with some chocolate thrown in and a big pillow of bourbon whipped cream.
In honor of the 134th annual Kentucky Derby, which just happens to be happening tomorrow, I am making mint juleps. How could I not? Since I am neither a Southerner, nor have I ever been to Churchill Downs, I very easily could not. But I have lots of Southern friends and often like to pretend […]