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Palo Alto’s Buzzy Restaurant Scene Making It the South-of-SF Foodie Capitol

Prosperous, pricey and now the "it" spot for eating on the Peninsula and in the South Bay, Palo Alto hosts a growing collection of multi-ethnic restaurants and food businesses, including hot transplants from San Francisco and elsewh...

City Kitchen: A Chinese New Year Dumpling Recipe

For the Chinese New Year, celebrate with homemade won tons packed with shrimp and scallops, seasoned simply with ginger, scallions, hot pepper and sesame oil.

Blending Vs. Juicing? How To Get The Most Nutrition From Your Fruit

Juice and smoothies can be a convenient way to get more servings of fruits and vegetables. So what's the better gadget between a blender and juicer if you want to get more beneficial nutrients?

Full Sail Brewing Adds Double Bock To Pub Series

(Hood River, Oregon) – Full Sail Brewing has just announced the release Double Bock in their rotating line of classic beers calle… The post Full Sail Brewing Adds Double Bock To Pub Series appeared first on

Pecans Recalled in Georgia for Possible Salmonella Contamination

The Stone Mountain Pecan Company in Monroe, GA, is recalling 540 packages of its “Pecanettes” sold in 8-ounce packages because the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The products were distributed only in Georgia and directly to consumers at the retail level from the Stone Mountain Pecan Company. Based upon random sampling... Continue Reading

How Diner Waitress Uniforms Have Evolved From Scandalous Bloomers to Gingham Dresses

The origins of the "iconic" diner waitress uniform. It's amazing how quickly you can picture a classic diner waitress uniform: a checkered dress, probably in blue, pink, or yellow. A white apron, a white collar, and short sleeves with peaked white trim. Show More Summary

Sqirl's Jam Queen Jessica Koslow Lands Two-Book Deal

The first book will hit shelves in 2017. Jessica Koslow — the chef behind popular Los Angeles restaurant Sqirl — just landed a two-book deal with Abrams. According to LA Weekly, the first will be a Sqirl cookbook "and lifestyle book." Koslow...Show More Summary

Watch a Brady Bunch-Themed Snickers Commercial Starring Machete and Steve Buscemi

Here is a weird, but very funny Super Bowl commercial from Snickers. Machete plays Marsha and Steve Buscemi plays Jan in this new Snickers commercial.

The Super Bowl's Other Winner: The Flu

Places that send teams to the championship game see a spike in influenza-related deaths, according a new study.

Considerate Officer Delivers Pizza After Arresting Delivery Guy

A "confused resident" accepted the pizza. Where pizza delivery is concerned, the police in New York State don't mess around. According to Only Oswego, an officer pulled over a pizza delivery driver in Illinois for driving through a parking lot to avoid a red light earlier this week. Show More Summary

Meet Ragù Napoletano, Neapolitan-Style Italian Meat Sauce With Pork, Beef, and Sausage

If you were to pick a president and el tigre numero uno of the ragù world, it'd be ragù Napoletano, a meaty stew with big chunks of beef, pork, and sausages simmered until fall-apart tender in a rich tomato sauce flavored with wine, onions, garlic, basil, and plenty of good Southern Italian olive oil. Show More Summary

Litchi Toxin May Give Rise to Mysterious Epidemic in India, Inquiry Finds

An investigation of an illness that caused thousands of children to suffer convulsions, lapse into comas and die has found that a toxin found in litchi fruit may be the cause.

Hershey to Buy Krave, a Maker of Jerky

The company plans to buy Krave, which is intent on turning jerky into the next upscale snack food.

Shake Shack May Have a $1 Billion IPO Valuation

Restaurateur Danny Meyer's popular burger chain Shake Shack appears to be preparing for an incredibly high initial public offering. Sources tell Bloomberg that the company could be valued as high as $1 billion. The IPO — which was first reported last month — could take place by the end of the year. Show More Summary

Twitter, Eddie Huang Outraged by Offensive 'Fresh off the Boat' Promo Graphic

"Maybe people are just fucking morons. [Y]ou have to be a mouth breathing psycho to make that graphic." Fresh Off the Boat — the ABC sitcom based off of chef/rabble-rouser Eddie Huang's memoir of the same name — is drawing some serious...Show More Summary

Put Brown Butter to Use in This Moist and Tender Cornbread

Whether you're serving it with chili or simply with a smear of butter and a drizzle of honey, good cornbread with a moist, tender crumb and and intense corn flavor is one of life's greatest pleasures. So how do you take one of life's greatest pleasures and make it even more, well, pleasurable? Simple: Add some browned butter to it.

California wild salmon harvest continues to dwindle with drought

It’s still a little too early to tell for sure, but the news on the California wild salmon front is not good. A combination of low water levels in streams because of the drought and high summer temperatures resulted in a massive die-off of young salmon in Northern California.

Friday Feature Photo: The Setting Sun Over Portugal

Photographer: Ryan Opaz Capture Date: November 29, 2014 Location: Figueira da Foz, Portugal About: As legend has it, Figueira da Foz is named after a fig tree which stood at the quay of Salmanha where the fisherman used to dock their boats; while Figueira derived from the word “fagaria”, which means “opening, huge mouth”. Regardless […]

Go Back in Time at These 23 Insanely Old American Restaurants

These restaurants have been standing since the 1800s. In honor of Eater's first-ever Classics Week, here's a deep dive into America's restaurant-studded past. Each of the 23 establishments on this map opened in the 19th century. AndShow More Summary

Starbucks Slings Blue-and-Green Seahawk Frappuccinos Because Sports

Nothing screams "team spirit" quite like a colored Frappuccino. With the Super Bowl fast approaching, the best way to show team spirit is not by donning sweatshirts and baseball caps, but by drinking things that are the same colors as...Show More Summary

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