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Lunch With Monet, Dinner With Jackson Pollock

| Apr 23, 2015

Lunch With Monet, Dinner With Jackson Pollock

Posted by NPR Food

Two new books focus on the culinary lives of these two artists. Turns out, their approaches to food provide a new way of thinking about their two very different approaches to art.

The Color of Food: America’s Invisible Farmers

| Apr 23, 2015

The Color of Food: America’s Invisible Farmers

Posted by Civil Eats

What one writer learned after interviewing more than 75 farmers of color around the country.

Buzz Over Bee Health: New Pesticide Studies Rev Up Controversy

| Apr 23, 2015

Buzz Over Bee Health: New Pesticide Studies Rev Up Controversy

Posted by NPR Food

Two new studies published in the journal Nature point to a connection between a class of insecticides known as neonicotinoids and a decline in bee health. What's bad for bees is bad for crops, too.

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Ristorante Milano, Scolari’s Good Eats, FuseBOX

| Apr 23, 2015

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Ristorante Milano, Scolari’s Good Eats, FuseBOX

Posted by Wendy Goodfriend

Guests review Northern Italian fare in San Francisco, East Coast classic Big Burgers in Alameda, and Seoul food in West Oakland.

Farmers Aren’t Rock Stars, But They Might Be At the Next Music Festival

| Apr 22, 2015

Farmers Aren’t Rock Stars, But They Might Be At the Next Music Festival

Posted by Civil Eats

From Coachella to Bonnaroo, are festivals the next breeding ground for the food movement?

Millions Of Chickens To Be Killed As Bird Flu Outbreak Puzzles Industry

| Apr 22, 2015

Millions Of Chickens To Be Killed As Bird Flu Outbreak Puzzles Industry

Posted by NPR Food

A flu strain deadly to chickens and turkeys is striking farms in the West and Midwest. This week, it hit an Iowa facility with millions of egg-laying hens. No one knows how it's entering houses.

Bay Area Bites Guide to 8 Favorite East Bay Banh Mi Spots

| Apr 21, 2015

Bay Area Bites Guide to 8 Favorite East Bay Banh Mi Spots

Posted by Kim Westerman

While banh mi shops abound in the East Bay, they are not all created equal. Here are the eight spots we love best, some classic and some new discoveries.

Tea, Tao and Tourists: China’s Mount Hua Is Three-Part Harmony

| Apr 21, 2015

Tea, Tao and Tourists: China’s Mount Hua Is Three-Part Harmony

Posted by NPR Food

One of China's five sacred mountains, Mount Hua is a lotus-shaped range of peaks and hub of Taoism. It has many harrowing paths to well-being — and to tea.

Green Tiffin Offers San Franciscans a Vegetarian Lunch Option, Delivered

| Apr 20, 2015

Green Tiffin Offers San Franciscans a Vegetarian Lunch Option, Delivered

Posted by Alix Wall

Start-up Green Tiffin offers vegetarian lunches in downtown San Francisco in reusable containers, delivered via electric bike.

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