Monthly Archives: September 2011

When Bad Things Happen to Good Tomatoes (and the People Who Love Them)

by Mika Chall On the Friday of Labor Day weekend, the symbolic end to the fastest summer season in recent memory, we queued at the Coffee Bar Pop Up for what we anticipated would be a delicious, five-course dinner celebrating … Continue reading

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Celebrating Charlie Barra

by Mika Chall On August 28th, the culinary fates smiled on a group of 66 wine aficionados and discerning diners who had gathered at Masa’s Restaurant for a Slow Food dinner honoring long-time Mendocino winemaker Charlie Barra. The proceeds from … Continue reading

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