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It Is The Age Of The Snack Dinner

It Is The Age Of The Snack Dinner

I think I’m starting to hate cooking. Or at least I am starting to hate cooking for myself. (I have become prone to little emotional flare ups, in the throes of which I declare I “hate cooking” in a dramatic fashion before returning to the kitchen.) I was already doing…

You Don’t Have To Preheat Your Popcorn Oil

You Don’t Have To Preheat Your Popcorn Oil

I always pop corn the same way. I’ll add a lot of oil to the pot, sprinkle in three (3) test kernels and heat them over medium-high heat. Once those test kernels have popped then—and only then—would I dump in the remaining popcorn. It turns out those test kernels were…

I’m San Francisco Chronicle Food Critic Soleil Ho And This Is How I Eat

I’m San Francisco Chronicle Food Critic Soleil Ho And This Is How I Eat

Most restaurant criticism is written for the rich, and for people who read reviews to validate their dining choices and impeccable taste, but Soleil Ho’s reviews are not for them. Just as she did with The Racist Sandwich Podcast (currently on hiatus) Soleil brings much needed thoughtfulness to the world…