Food

Bottle of Shui Jing Fang baijiu. (Keith Mizuguchi/CBS)

Can Baijiu, The World’s Biggest Selling Spirit, Find A Marketplace In San Francisco?

The hugely popular Chinese spirit is slowly making its way to the U.S. market, including in several San Francisco locations.

04/22/2015

Food Generic (CBS)

UC Researchers Find Overnight Fasting Could Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

Researchers with the University of California researchers have released a study that suggests overnight fasting could reduce the risk of breast cancer among women.

04/21/2015

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Foursquare On The Pin Ep 3: Grits, Crawfish, and Bourbon Cocktails

Chef Sarah Simmons of City Grit and Birds & Bubbles, and Jennifer Cole, Deputy Editor of Southern Living join On The Pin.

04/21/2015

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Tartine Bakery Joins Forces With Blue Bottle Coffee, Eyes Expanding To L.A., NYC

Two Bay Area businesses with major cult followings will join forces as Blue Bottle Coffee of Oakland and Tartine Bakery of San Francisco have announced a merger.

04/20/2015

Boxes of Hostess Twinkies are ready for shipment at the Interstate Bakeries Corporation facility April 20, 2005 in Schiller Park, Illinois, a suburb northwest of Chicago. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Twinkies’ Turnaround: How The Hostess Treat Miraculously Averted Demise

It wasn’t long ago that we were reporting on the demise of the iconic snack food company behind Twinkies, but Forbes Magazine reports their miraculous comeback purely engineering genius.

04/15/2015

Bay Area Milkman. (CBS)

Bay Area Milkman Caters To Rising Interest In Organic Milk

The Bay Area Milkman, also known as Pat Borella, has been delivering milk and other staples to homes every week for 30 years. These days, his clients are mostly affluent with a strong desire for local organic milk, which even he says, doesn’t come cheap.

04/14/2015

Crews remove walnut trees from farmer Paul Wenger's orchard due to the drought. (CBS)

Some California Farmers Destroy Orchards To Save Other Crops In Drought

Last summer, Paul Wenger thought his grove was strong enough to handle another drought. Instead, a reduction in water allocations this year has him forced to take down the old trees in order to give his new trees a chance at surviving the drought.

04/14/2015

Flavor Flours, the 10th cookbook for James Beard Award winning author, Alice Medrich.

Keeping Full Flavor In Gluten-Free Cooking With Various Nuts And Grains

Local James Beard Award-winning author, Alice Medrich’s 10th cookbook brings out the full flavor of baking with a variety of grains and nuts.

04/10/2015

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Yountville’s Famed French Laundry Reopens Tuesday

The Bay Area’s most critically-acclaimed restaurant will reopen for business Thursday, despite ongoing construction expected to last nearly a year.

04/07/2015

Chef David Button from AT&T Park, home of the World Champion San Francisco Giants

Roasted Porchetta: Foodie Chap Liam Mayclem With Chef David Button Of AT&T Park, Home Of Your SF Giants

KCBS radio “Foodie Chap” and KPIX 5 television “Eye On The Bay” host Liam Mayclem introduces us to the culinary stars behind the food and wine loved by so many in the Bay Area. About […]

04/03/2015

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