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15 great holiday gifts for foodies, wine buffs and travelers
11/20/2015 02:56 PM EST - Got a gourmet, cocktail lover or traveler on your gift list? These gifts are just the ticket, from artisanal French-California salt to Yosemite socks, noise-canceling earbuds, cocktail kits and more.
Thanksgiving dinner made easy (and delicious)
11/25/2015 06:36 PM EST - Whether you're entertaining a crowd or just bringing a side, these Thanksgiving dishes are dazzling -- and doable.
No-Dungeness ruling makes Bay Area chefs a little crabby
11/06/2015 09:08 AM EST - For now chefs are outsourcing from the Pacific Northwest, dialing back menus, and contemplating alternatives.
Six sizzling apres-ski cocktails
11/06/2015 05:35 PM EST - Whether you're toasting the El Niño deluge or drowning your no-snow sorrows, these wintry cocktails -- crafted by Tahoe's best mixologists -- are just the ticket.
The 5 best cookbooks this fall
10/29/2015 05:52 PM EDT - There's been an avalanche of cookbooks this fall, covering every topic from Mexican-inspired tacos to Icelandic cuisine. Here's a look at the top five, including Joanne Weir's 'Kitchen Gypsy' and Yotam Ottolenghi's 'NOPI.'
5 best lunchbox ideas
10/22/2015 06:58 PM EDT - Bento, rice bowls and other great riffs to rev up your lunch box and banish the noontime 'PB&J again???' blues.
New Lucia brings casual, elegant dining to Carmel's Bernardus Lodge
10/17/2015 01:56 AM EDT - Chef Cal Stamenov elevates farm to table dining at the new Lucia Restaurant & Bar in Carmel.
Three best bites in Santa Cruz
10/09/2015 12:26 PM EDT - Looking for a sandwich, a cupcake or other nosh? We've got you covered with Surf Side Sandwich, Buttercup Bakery and the chic Soif Wine Bar
Six sublime squash recipes for fall
10/02/2015 10:14 AM EDT - Pumpkin season has arrived and, with it, a great avalanche of glorious squash. Here's how to revel in the deliciousness of butternut, delicata, pumpkin and more.
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Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'
With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?