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Belotti Ristorante: The East Bay’s Best Homemade Pasta is in Oakland’s Rockridge NeighborhoodIMG_0394-newIMG_0180-newIMG_0374-newIMG_0188-newIMG_0198-newIMG_0192-newIMG_0202-newIMG_0184-newIMG_0400-newIMG_0386-newIMG_0381-newIMG_0402-newIMG_0410-new

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:24:21 PDT

Chef Michele Belotti in his restaurant’s kitchen.The cozy dining room at Belotti Ristorante & Bottega, in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood.Bread service with Séka Hills olive oil.Butter lettuce salad with lemon dressing, grated Grana Padano cheese and roasted pine nuts.Homemade tagliatelle with wild boar sugo and pecorino.Casconcelli: homemade dumplings stuffed with beef, prosciutto, pork shoulder, grana, smoked pancetta and sage.Maialino: slow-cooked suckling pig.A Gaja Langhe from the well-selected list of Italian red wines.Agnolotti di Lidia, stuffed with a blend of meats in a rich beef reduction sauce.Tortelli di polenta with rabbit sugo.Homemade tagliolini with yellow peaches, tomatoes and porcini mushrooms.Long-braised certified Piemontese flat-iron steak, served over polenta.Homemade vanilla gelato with a perfectly pulled espresso poured on top.

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For The Love Of Huckleberries: August Brings Out Hunters Of Elusive Fruit21851401830_5d6265f53a_k_custom-eefda371afb869d73edb162afe4076039923eb90-s700-c85

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 10:11:11 PDT

A Native American woman picks huckleberries and puts them in a basket, circa 1900. The berries historically have been an important food source for tribes of the Northwest.

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Petaluma’s Thistle Meats Butcher Shop A Cut Abovehi0717_thistlemeats_31-587×800hi0717_thistlemeats_39-1024×751hi0717_thistlemeats_42-1024×751hi0717_thistlemeats_40-1024×751

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 09:24:32 PDT

Travis Day at Thistle Meats butcher shop in Petaluma.Thistle Meats in Petaluma.In the Meat Case...Meat Case at Thistle Meats butcher shop in Petaluma.

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Forget Cold Brew–Try Flash Brewed Iced Coffee Insteadflash-coffee3flash-coffee2

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 16:15:18 PDT

Jesse Bladyka makes flash-brewed coffee at Counter CultureJesse Bladyka demonstrates how to make flash brewed coffee at Counter Culture

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