Umami Mart in Oakland, California. Your one-stop-shop for Japanese bar ware and kitchen tools. Awesome.
A virtual tour of the largest market in Thailand – Chatuchak Weekend Market.
Amsterdam city guide: BioMarkt & why I love Amsterdam, the greatest little city in world
Halibut with Artichokes & Tomatoes en Papillote. Plus, tips on buying fish from the Whole Foods seafood experts.
Paris city guide: What puts the “gay” in Gay-Paree
This place has a wicked sense of humor -- plus the best knife selection ever.
How to choose the bests seasonal avocados.
Marinated Sardines with Arugula and a zesty dressing of garlic, lemon, parsley and chilli - one of the bright and vibrant small plates at Jamie Oliver's Italian restaurant.
A trip to San Francisco's Japantown results in a bento buying spree! Includes method for boiling quail eggs
Alice Waters inspired day at the San Francisco's Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.
I saved the best for last in the Mother's Day gift guide series. "The Aspiring Chef"
Julie Anne's Sweet Citrus Granola, one of many items on my annual Favorite Things for Foodies gift idea list!
Let the menu planning begin! My Thanksgiving 2009 menu...
Adam Moskowitz is 'The Big Cheese' at Larkin, which is like the Ellis Island of cheese for every variety that comes in from Europe. Adam provides a bluffers' guide to this confection and suggests shops for the stinky stuff in NY ...
I bought these at La Bovida, Paris on my shopping binge for kitchen supplies in Paris.
Szechuan peppercorns from Penzeys ~ how you can give a gift that spends like a million bucks (for only $20)
Mangosteen during a Vietnamese food tour and outdoor cooking class with Sydney chef Luke Nguyen
love love LOVE the way NYTimes put together three "picnics" from local markets with lists, prices, and of course, pix
Traditional Japanese fresh mochi
Rhubarbs- Find out what unique treats are in season at your local farmers market!
Do you ever forget what's in your fridge or freezer? Here's a PDF to help you remember, and to use up the food you buy each week.
Is this kiwi organic? How about genetically modified? It's easy to find out, simply learn to read the label...
Lavender at Union Square Greenmarket.
Grilled Fennel with Lemon Oil
The best bookstore in the world - Books for Cooks, in London. Every single book you could want on this subject.
Dear Baggu, Nice design. Super colors. Well played. Love, JoytheBaker
Chorizo Sandwich @ London's Borough Market... reason enough to make a trip!
Holiday gift guide - recipes for handmade gifts & links to great gifts around the web.
Churn your own nut butter at your local Vons!
I just visited Manhattan's candy mecca, Economy Candy.
Pumpkins, squash and much, much more at the Bristol Organic Food Festival!
To Market (in Barcelona)! Eggs on the left. Fruits (carefully stacked) to the right. So much more to see in this food wonder that is Mercat de la Boqueria.
Chive box or 'jiu cai he zi' is like a hot pocket with thin crepe-like wrapping. Inside you have garlic chives with eggs and clear noodles. [Golden Shopping Mall in Flushing, NY]
10 suggestions to help make buying organic affordable.