More about Halal & Kosher

In today's Seasonal Pantry, which you can read here, I explore the halal and kosher, the food traditions of Jewish and Muslim cultures, respectively . In that column, I promise to promise to post Imam Ali Siddiqui's recipe for chickpeas, which you'll find below. I also promised to post a [...]

By | December 12th, 2012|3 Comments

My radio is crying

"How could they do this just before Thanksgiving, when we were already on hold with our holiday questions?" a customer at the Sebastopol farmers market asked as she mourned the abrupt cancellation of "The Good Food Hour" by Maverick Media, owner of KSRO AM. Of course, listeners weren't literally on [...]

By | November 20th, 2012|10 Comments

All Things Cheese with Doralice Handal

This Sunday evening, cheesemonger Doralice Handal of The Cheese Shop in Healdsburg will be my guest on "Mouthful, the Wine Country's Most Delicious Hour." I have long wanted to chat with Doralice, as she is extremely knowledgeable about cheeses and has a feisty passion for life that I find highly [...]

By | September 21st, 2012|0 Comments

The History of the Santa Rosa Farmers Market

This Sunday evening on my radio show, Mouthful, the Wine Country's Most Delicious Hour, I'll be exploring the history of the Santa Rosa Original Farmers Market. I tend to keep what I do on my two food-related radio shows separate from what I do in print but I'm posting about [...]

By | March 10th, 2012|9 Comments

Chocolate! Tonight!

Love chocolate? Love sparkling wine? Love great pinot noir? Stop by the Bubbles Party tonight at Cellars of Sonoma in Railroad Square and meet Dr. Charlyn Belluzo of Amorosa Bella. You'll be delightfully surprised.

By | December 16th, 2010|1 Comment