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Open Secret’s Radiance Cuisine: Food + Kirtan to Recharge Body, Mind and Spirit

Open Secret’s Radiance Cuisine: Food + Kirtan to Recharge Body, Mind and Spirit

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spend an evening at San Rafael’s Open Secret Bookstore, nourishing yourself with organic vegan food, divinely inspired chanting, and the hypnotic rhythms of master musicians.

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Sol Food’s La Bodega

Sol Food’s La Bodega

| March 24, 2011 | 2 Comments

Megan Gordon stakes out Sol Food’s new annex, La Bodega.

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Pie Palace Graces San Rafael’s 4th Street

Pie Palace Graces San Rafael’s 4th Street

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Another exciting opening in San Rafael: pie! Local resident, Megan Gordon, shares her thoughts on the little 4th street shop.

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Saying Goodbye, Sol Food Style

Saying Goodbye, Sol Food Style

| January 11, 2010 | 3 Comments

If you haven’t been to Sol Food, it’s owned by Sol Hernandez, an enterprising San Rafael native who decided to bring Puerto Rican food to Marin. She lived on the island for quite awhile with her boyfriend and his mother and spent her free time learning how to cook the local dishes.

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Power to the Piroshki

Power to the Piroshki

| December 21, 2009 | 0 Comments

Now if you’re new to piroshki, they’re not a light food. However, they’re perfect for this time of year when the rains and gray winter days are looming. Their origin is actually difficult to trace, with Poles, Russians, Latvians, and Czechs all claiming them as their own. Regardless, the piroshki you’ll try at Golden Orb are a traditional Russian hand pie stuffed with a variety of savory fillings.

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