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Wilted Winter Salad

Wilted Winter Salad

Sounds depressing. Wilted. Winter. Waaa waaaaaaaa. But, this is not a sad salad. I promise. This salad is the San Francisco version of winter, with bursts of bright pomegranate seeds and creamy sweet potato. It’s colorful, flavorful and exceedingly healthy. So healthy that I thought about putting “detox” in the title, but then I’d have to … Continue reading

Two Kale Salads To Try Before You Die

Two Kale Salads To Try Before You Die

Apologies for the morbid title. I hope we all live long and prosper. Of course I do! While we’re at it, we should eat lots of kale. Or so I’ve been told. (Yes, that’s a tiny book. My thumb appears humongous in comparison. It was a gift from Lex. I didn’t realize that kale is the … Continue reading

SF Snapshot: Fat Angel

SF Snapshot: Fat Angel

It’s time to mix things up. Move it all around. Shake it like a salt shaker. I present to you…SF Snapshot, the inaugural post. The fundamental theme of SF Snapshot is inspiration. Because it is all around us, and I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not always good at recognizing it. I hope … Continue reading

Lettuce Be Lovers Grilled Caesar

Lettuce Be Lovers Grilled Caesar

Relationships. Stories. Life. It seems to me that all are collisions of perfectly timed little incidents. And so it goes with this recipe. A few ingredients and ideas collided at the same time to create this particular Grilled Caesar. It makes perfect sense. First, Nattie told me about her crunchetos. What are crunchetos, you ask? … Continue reading

Totally Rad-icchio

Totally Rad-icchio

The San Francisco Giants swept the World Series last night. When Romo fired his final strike in the bottom of the 10th, the city erupted in a burst of orange joy. Totally rad. This salad is a different kind of burst. A flavorful one. Bitter, sweet, and salty all at once. Totally rad-icchio. Yesterday evening … Continue reading