Slow simmered farro blended into a spiced tomato soup then topped with cool coconut milk, golden almonds and torn cilantro.
Made with vanilla, toasted pecans and potato chips, these salty-sweet confections come in two variations: salted crumble and chocolate dipped.
Peanut Butter Banana French Toast, a scrumpdeeleeitious meal for the whole family
Tacos El Gordo - some of the best authentic tacos in San Diego county!
morels, hazelnuts & pine made to resemble the forest ground at San Diego's Rancho Valencia
Fried chicken and waffles at Bonnie Jean's Soul Food Cafe in San Diego. Comfort food at its finest.
Satay Beef Egg Noodles at San Diego's Minh Ky Restaurant
Pizzeria Bruno: San Diego's first and only Neapolitan-style pizzeria. The pies are seriously outstanding.
Meet: Hu Tieu My Tho. A Vietnamese noodle soup that's just as delightful as pho.
Photoshoot for Turducken Nuggets! From the mind of Chef Paul McCabe from Kitchen 1540 in Del Mar, CA. Included is a rough ingredient and direction list for those wanting to pull this off.
Banh Beo: Steamed Vietnamese Rice Cakes. Hoai Hue Restaurant in San Diego, CA.
Looks can be deceiving. This burger is stuffed with BUTTER. Yep! Butter burger from Crest Cafe in San Diego, CA.
Warabimochi, a traditional Japanese dessert made of bracken flour. Served at Yakyudori, San Diego.
Hash dog from the San Diego Fair
Spicy Pork Miso Ramen, courtesy of Santouka in San Diego. Heaven in a bowl...
Open wide! A double bacon cheeseburger from Hodad's in San Diego.
Sausage Eggs Benedict at The Red Door, San Diego, with crispy polenta, spicy chicken jalapeno sausage, poached eggs, and cilantro-lime hollandaise sauce
Chocolate Bomb. A dark chocolate mousse on a crispy hazelnut bottom.
Mocha chocolate cupcake from Babycakes San Diego.
Sausage in a tater twist from San Diego County Fair
cucumber & seaweed salad - delicious and refreshing!
Beautiful handcrafted manju.
Fresh artichokes from a local market.
Salmon roe at Nippon in San Diego look like little jewels.
Succulent oysters from Carlsbad, California. Available at the Santa Monica and Hollywood Farmer's Markets.
Orange chip and PB Chocolate Cupcakes at Heavenly Cupcake in San Diego
My New Addiction, Frozen Yogurt.
Carlsbad Aquafarm - shellfish supplier to the stars...and the rest of SoCal.
To all my misplaced/at-one-time San Diegans - we all need this "Mmmm... Burritos" shirt