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PENINSULA FOODIST

Two Palo Alto restaurants add meatless 'Impossible Burger'

Amongst the beef burgers with bacon and short ribs sliders on the menus of Gott's...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by moo , 3 hours ago |
1 comment | 1898 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Chocolate + Tahini Ice Box Pie

I've been Food Partying! with tahini lately, that peanut butter-like food made of sesame seeds, and most often used to make hummus. So when this recipe crossed...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by Elaine, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 1472 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Recent Research for Wives to Keep Husbands from Straying

First, it’s interesting that the study didn’t take into account wives straying and how husbands can prevent that, but on to the research. “The...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 286 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Nobu Hospitality to manage Palo Alto's Epiphany Hotel

Nearly three weeks after the much-anticipated opening of high-end Japanese restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 640 Views

COUPLE'S NET

How Does Silicon Valley’s Culture Affect Your Marriage?

I had the great pleasure to interview Ron Weissman, an extremely accomplished man in all of his seven careers (look him up online). Ron is currently an Angel investor,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by polesmith, 22 hours ago | 11 comments | 4612 Views

INSIDE EAST SIDE

At the mercy of developers and their allies in City Hall

Facebook just announced bigger plans for their properties on the edge of Belle Haven that include a hotel and more office buildings. Buildings that could reach heights...

Original post made by Martin Lamarque on Jul. 20, 2015
Last comment by ravina, 23 hours ago | 24 comments | 6047 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

San Francisco's Wise Sons debuts at Palo Alto farmers market

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen, a popular San Francisco eatery, is now selling freshly baked bagels, pastrami and other Jewish fare at the Palo Alto Farmers Market...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by JLN, on Jul 26, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 1044 Views

DEEP MENLO

On Voter Databases and Election Systems

Among the uses for local voter registration databases are sifting through the entries to identify likely voters for campaign mailers. There’s discussion regarding...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Stu, on Jul 26, 2017 at 10:39 am | 3 comments | 383 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Fambrini's Cafe to reopen in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's Fambrini's Cafe, which left its longtime location in April...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 6 comments | 1542 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Dumpling City replaces Valencia Asian Market

Valencia Asian Market, a casual Asian fusion eatery that opened on El Camino Real in Palo Alto in 2015, has shuttered and been replaced by a restaurant serving handmade...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 1:33 pm | 6 comments | 1441 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Asian Box chef opens gluten-free bakery

Grace Nguyen, the executive chef of fast-casual eatery Asian Box, has opened a new concept in Palo Alto: a gluten-free bakery where, according to CEO Frank...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by penny, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:58 pm | 5 comments | 3266 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Umeboshi - The Macrobiotic Antibiotic

Continuing on with our tahini theme, today we combine this rich sesame paste with...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1965 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Free Cooking Events at Burlingame Library

Burlingame Library is hosting a summer food series and yours truly is part of the mix. Join us this Saturday, or in August. If you stop by, please come...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Ranjor Das, on Jul 22, 2017 at 11:24 pm | 4 comments | 1416 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Nobu opens in Palo Alto

The first Northern California outpost of acclaimed Japanese restaurant group Nobu officially opens its doors in downtown Palo Alto on Friday, July 7. The restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by R., on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:09 am | 28 comments | 7423 Views

ON A ROLL

Menlo Goodbye

When your wife asks, without an ounce of irony, what to do with medicine that expired in 1986...you know you are really moving. Thing is, in 1986 Menlo Park already...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by sam, on Jul 20, 2017 at 9:55 pm | 8 comments | 6666 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Bonchon soft opens in Mountain View

Bonchon's popular double-fried chicken wings are now available in downtown Mountain View. A franchise of the Korean-born chain has soft opened at 260 Castro St.,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto native, on Jul 20, 2017 at 7:01 pm | 11 comments | 3650 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Yum Cha Palace opens in Menlo Park

New life has finally been breathed into the long-vacant space at 1039 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, the former home of Su Hong's sit-down restaurant, with Yum Cha...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 29, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Jul 20, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 9 comments | 21121 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Love is a Verb

I had the pleasure of interviewing a young woman who’s a VC (part of my book research), and she said, “Love is a verb.” I told her I’m taking...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1329 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

Transitions

(Written by Lori McCormick) If you recently graduated from high school and are off to college in the fall, enjoy your final weeks of summer. You worked hard...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by local mom, on Jul 18, 2017 at 5:20 pm | 1 comment | 1658 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Holidays That Go Clunk In Your Stomach. Or Not.

We leave many a holiday party feeling bloated and yucky. One reason is because today’s buffets are filled with an over abundance of fried food, beef, bread...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 13, 2015
Last comment by Rohan_Kukreja, on Jul 13, 2017 at 10:27 pm | 10 comments | 9356 Views
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Opening alert: Kyosho Sushi in Menlo Park
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,365 views

Umeboshi - The Macrobiotic Antibiotic
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,965 views

On Voter Databases and Election Systems
By Stuart Soffer | 3 comments | 383 views

 

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