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THE FOOD PARTY!

Local Flavor - Food Events and Happenings

Here’s some fun food events happening around town. Eat More Vegetables Wednesday, July 25, 6:30PM - 7:30 PM FREE cook class! Shhhh….Vegetables...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 23, 2018
Last comment by Warsaw Realtor, on Jul 30, 2018 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 2317 Views

DEEP MENLO

Don’t Look Back: The Madison Reunion

Next week we're headed to The Madison Reunion. An unofficial trip to the Twilight Zone. Madison, Wisconsin and the University...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by Stuart Soffer, on Jul 27, 2018 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 837 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Portland ice cream shop Salt & Straw coming to Palo Alto

Salt & Straw, a string of ice cream shops born in Portland, Oregon, is opening a new location in downtown Palo Alto. The ice cream company, known for inventive...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 26, 2018 at 4:13 pm | 10 comments | 5418 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Flights to replace Shiva's in Mountain View

At Flights, good things come in threes. In fact, every dish comes in three. Order French fries and you'll get truffle, garlic and sweet potato. Meatballs? Look...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 17, 2018
Last comment by Eater, on Jul 25, 2018 at 4:59 pm | 12 comments | 6027 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Joe & the Juice to open third Palo Alto location

Danish chain Joe & the Juice is opening not one, not two but three locations in Palo Alto. The company, which started in Copenhagen in 2002 and is in the...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 19, 2018
Last comment by H, on Jul 25, 2018 at 2:46 pm | 3 comments | 3458 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Fast-casual chicken eatery to open in South Palo Alto

The Chickery is no longer opening at 3850 El Camino Real in Palo Alto, but an...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by RespondingtoAnne, on Jul 24, 2018 at 11:22 am | 15 comments | 7184 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Emotional Affairs

What's the difference between an emotional affair and a physical affair? How do you know when you're having an emotional affair? Are they both affairs? What...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jul 21, 2018 at 7:49 am | 2 comments | 2825 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Juice bar to open on California Avenue

The owner of a string of Southern California juice bars is opening his first Northern California location this fall on Palo Alto's California Avenue. SunLife...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 18, 2018
Last comment by HealthNut, on Jul 20, 2018 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 3175 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Thought and Matter: A Young Man's Search for Interest and Meaning

==I This piece is the fourth in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- a 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jul. 16, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jul 20, 2018 at 10:50 am | 5 comments | 2267 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

Retail's Real Estate Glut is Growing

That is the headline in a Business Week article this week. Last year 105 million square feet of retail space was announced for closure and this year so far the...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 21, 2018
Last comment by Denis Bill, on Jul 20, 2018 at 2:52 am | 15 comments | 8847 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Coupa Cafe to expand to Los Altos, Redwood City

Coupa Cafe is expanding beyond the bounds of Palo Alto and Stanford University with two new locations in Los Altos and Redwood City. The longtime cafe, known...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 16, 2018
Last comment by charles reilly, on Jul 17, 2018 at 5:29 am | 1 comment | 4468 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Facing economic pressures, Ada's Cafe makes plea for donations

In the face of rising rent and labor costs, Palo Alto's

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 11, 2018
Last comment by Chris, on Jul 16, 2018 at 11:15 am |
9 comments | 4425 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Food Party! 420

Happy first legal 420 in California, this Friday, April 20th. It’s definitely a new way to Food Party!, right? In my dreams this article was going to be...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 17, 2018
Last comment by zzzzzzc?, on Jul 15, 2018 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 7428 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Italian natives to open Los Altos restaurant

Tre Monti, an Italian restaurant from three natives of southern Italy, is set to open this fall at 270 Main St. in downtown Los Altos. Mattia Galiano is opening...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 15, 2018 at 6:20 pm | 8 comments | 3184 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

After three decades, Max's Opera Cafe to close in Palo Alto

It started 12 years ago, when California Pizza Kitchen opened at Stanford Shopping Center. Then came Yucca De Lac and The Melt. And in the last two years alone,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 26, 2018
Last comment by Edward, on Jul 15, 2018 at 1:02 pm | 27 comments | 11156 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Grant Money for Small Farmers

I just traveled back to the hallowed halls of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. Back when I attended school there, the CIA hardly new what...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Sally James, on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:49 pm | 3 comments | 1509 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Brava debuts 'the world's fastest oven' in Palo Alto

Two Gunn High School graduates have created what they believe is the next big thing in the food-technology space: a high-tech oven that uses infrared light -- plus...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by JLN, on Jul 11, 2018 at 2:16 pm | 3 comments | 2387 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Joe & The Juice opens first Palo Alto location

Juices, smoothies, sandwiches and coffee bags emblazoned with shirtless men are now available at Joe & The Juice in downtown Palo Alto. The 508 University...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 2, 2018
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 9, 2018 at 12:25 pm | 3 comments | 3104 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Thai July on Corn

Still need a recipe for your July 4th BBQ? Try this one. Thai July on Corn Makes approximately 20 pieces 4 corn on the cob, cleaned, washed,...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 2, 2018
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jul 3, 2018 at 8:15 pm | 4 comments | 1692 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Greens, Red Cabbage, Five Seed, Avocado Salad with Lemon Flax Dressing

I threw together the best salad tonight with just what I had around and yum - filling and sensorially satisfying on so many levels. Red cabbage is a forgotten...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 25, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jul 2, 2018 at 4:54 pm | 3 comments | 1692 Views
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Hotel restaurant to open in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,972 views

A Concrete Joy: The Life and Love of Charlie Foley-Hughes
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 1,282 views

Climate Friendly Cuisine Conference
By Laura Stec | 20 comments | 1,079 views

Couples: Wanting, Yet Missing One Another
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 782 views