Family-Owned Napa, Sonoma County Wineries Getting Bought Up Like Tech StartupsB.R. Cohen was the latest family-owned winery to sell to corporate hands. Arrowood also sold recently.
Stone Fruits In Season; Narsai Makes Peach ChutneyWith the stone fruit season in full swing, food and wine expert Narsai David opts to bypass nectarines, pluots, and plums to make his peach chutney.
Narsai David Food News: Two Wines That You Should Be Drinking This SummerOur food and wine expert Narsai David has two wine recommendations that should find their way on your dinner table this summer.
Narsai's Chicken Mole Recipe Adds Spice To Your Cinco De Mayo MenuWith Cinco de Mayo just on the horizon, I've been thinking about chicken mole, one of my favorite Mexican dishes. It's a complex dish to make, but there are some fairly simple adaptations.
Narsai David Food News: Simple Stir-Fry For First Fava Beans In SeasonThe first fava beans of the season are turning up in markets and onto plates. Narsai David says they're amazing and advises the bigger the better for picking as long as the color is right.
Keeping Full Flavor In Gluten-Free Cooking With Various Nuts And GrainsLocal James Beard Award-winning author, Alice Medrich's 10th cookbook brings out the full flavor of baking with a variety of grains and nuts.
Narsai David Reviews 'The Food Of Taiwan'“The Food of Taiwan” is a beautiful new cookbook written by Cathy Erway. With so many delicious treats to make, its hard to pick one. But Narsi David says don't miss the pork buns.
Narsai David: How To Buy and Enjoy Spring AsparagusCalifornia asparagus hits the market. What should you know to enjoy this spring treat?
Narsai David: Heading To The Russian River Valley For Merry Edward WinesNarsai David heads to the Russian River Valley for the Merry Edwards winery to try out a Pinot Noir and a Sauvingon Blanc you shouldn't rush into drinking.
Narsai David: Two New Local Food Products You Shouldn’t MissNarsai David tries out San Rafael's Genuine Grub, which pickles more than just cucumbers and Napa Valley's Wallaby Organic Sour Cream.
Narsai David: McFadden Farm Wines Use Organic Grapes In Some Low-Cost BottlesPotter Valley, California’s McFadden Farm Wines has three beautiful selections from their Mendocino County vineyard that includes organic grapes at a low cost. Narsai David has a full review.
Narsai David: Virgin Territory—An Olive Oil CookbookNancy Harmon Jenkins new cookbook, Virgin Territory: Exploring the World of Olive Oil, has tips on how to deal with, select and buy olive oil and includes 100 incredible recipes.
Narsai's Spiced Oranges— A Wintertime Fresh Fruit IndulgenceOranges are king for fresh fruit in the winter months, so now is the time to indulge in a spiced orange recipe that's an old favorite at our house that serves four people.
Narsai David: Great Cookbook For Gluten-Free Food And A New Seed CatalogNarsai David reviews "The How Can It Be Gluten Free Cookbook" “The Whole Seed Catalog.”
Narsai David: Craft Beer Tasting At San Francisco’s Fort Point Beer Co.Craft beer is nothing new, but visiting Fort Point Beer Co. in San Francisco was new to our food critic, Narsai David. He was surprised that the brewery, located in the historic Presidio, is already a year old.