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Every year, the New York Times fuels our wanderlust with its annual list of places to visit. In addition to the far-flung and exotic, this year’s 52 Places to Visit in 2016 touts our very own East Bay for its culinary wonders,…

There’s rarely a reason not to enjoy wine, but come September sipping feels ever more imperative. Not only does the mild weather lend itself both crisp summery whites and robust winter reds, but harvest season means the grapes (and festivals) abound….

Sometimes it’s hard to feel truly good about what you eat, but the Homeless Garden Project’s Sustain Supper Series makes it easy—and delicious—to feel good about your meal on so many levels. First, each supper will feature not only a tantalizing…

Attention Food Network fanatics: On August 8, from 1-5 p.m., Santa Cruz‘s Love Apple Farms is hosting an exclusive workshop with Simon Majumdar, acclaimed author, food writer, broadcaster on the Food Network—and long-time cocktail connoisseur. In addition to a book…