Umami Mart in Oakland, California. Your one-stop-shop for Japanese bar ware and kitchen tools. Awesome.
The fried chicken and waffle at Lois the Pie Queen, Oakland, CA.
Iced Coffee from Blue Bottle in Oakland, California
The most amazing fried chicken sandwich you will ever taste, at Bakesale Betty's in Oakland, California
Vegan Mac and Cheese (and a Goat Cheese kind!) at the cutest restaurant ever! Homeroom, Oakland, California
Dining at Homeroom in Oakland, CA. A temple of mac and cheese opened by food blogger turned restaurateur Allison Arevalo.
Tostaditas de Tinga Poblana ~ these tiny little bites of chicken, kissed with a chipotle chile sauce and a dollop of crema. heat, sweet, cream. Ahhh.
Spectacular duck with caramelized fennel -- from a chef who was just named one of Food & Wine magazine's top toques of the year.
A tried-and-true burger, from TrueBurger in downtown Oakland!
HARD POACHED EGG | smoked dates, chive, malt, granola at Commis, Oakland, CA
Warm pumpkin custard. Licorice cream, root beer reduction, pepitas. A delicious dessert at Commis, in Oakland.
[recipe] Eggs Baked in Cream from Camino Restaurant in Oakland, using VERY expensive eggs
Nettles had me thinking that thistle be a great pie...
is there a food for which you'd travel 400 miles? jonathan gold would fly 400 miles for a waffle at Brown Sugar Kitchen in Oakland
Morning bun from La Farine French Bakery in Oakland, California. Delicious part of a lovely rainy day brunch.
How do you endure the dreary days of winter? Break out the rum and get your tiki on.
A wood fired pizza with arugula is capped off with a perfectly set farm egg