Reporting and Feature Writing

BERKELEYSIDE NOSH

Berkeley couple launching East Bay olive oil company, Fat Gold (March 15, 2017)

Super Juiced aims to be more than just a juice shop (October 12, 2016)

Sisters finding success with Bowl’d restaurants (September 20, 2016)

Fleet Farming builds bike-powered urban farms (June 27, 2016)

Maker’s Common to ‘geek out’ on local producers (May 19, 2016)

More breweries to East Bay’s booming beer scene (April 28, 2016)

‘Flavors of Oakland’ weaves local culinary narrative (October 14, 2015)

Dana Bushouse brews unique, ‘crooked’ cider (July 30, 2015)

East Bay restaurants adapt to new minimum wage (May 19, 2015)

Kite Hill reinvents non-dairy cheese from the ground up (April 8, 2015)

Mr. Espresso: A company with roots stays relevant (June 10, 2014)

Bakers, cooks, cakemakers thrive at Berkeley Kitchens (April 3, 2014)

Swirl, sniff, slurp, swallow: Learning to taste olive oil (June 11, 2013)

THE HYPOCRITE READER

Waffle House: A strange American dream (January 2016)

Still, We Swipe: Dating Identities in the age of Tinder (July 2015)

Panic in the Kitchen: Blogging, liberty, and the fear of the dinner plate (July 2014)

 

Restaurant and Product Criticism

BERKELEYSIDE NOSH

First Look: Drip Line, a West Oakland café serving creative food with Singaporean flair (March 7, 2017)

A tale of two prix fixe dinners: Commis and Delage in Oakland (January 27, 2017)

First Look: Woods Island Club, Treasure Island (September 27, 2016)

Oakland’s Belotti Ristorante already a shining star (July 27, 2016)

The Nosh Guide (Spring 2016)

La Marcha: A mostly delicious work in progress (November 18, 2015)

Berkeley’s Iyasare: A game-changer for the East Bay (May 12, 2014)

SF WEEKLY

Does S.F. or Oakland Make Better Thai Chicken Rice? (August 26, 2014)

Who Makes the Better Banh Mi: S.F.’s Saigon Sandwich or Oakland’s Banh Mi Ba Le? (July 7, 2014)

Food Fight: Which Side of the Bay Makes a Better Burger? (April 16, 2014)

Who Makes a Better Burrito: S.F.’s Taqueria Cancun or the East Bay’s La Mission? (March 27, 2014)

KQED’S BAY AREA BITES

Bay Area Bites Guide to the Best Food for Takeout (April 20, 2016

Tasting: Coconut and Almond Milk Yogurts Have Room for Improvement (April 7, 2015)

4 Slurps: Classic and Comforting Spots to Enjoy Mexican Soups in the Mission (February 13, 2014)

Linea Caffe: The Tiny Mission Café Hit the Coffee and Waffle  Sweet Spot (December 10, 2013)

 

Recipes

CHRONICLE BOOKS

How to Build a Rich Table (Forthcoming, 2018)

ANOVA CULINARY

Sous vide recipes (2014 and 2015)

KQED’S BAY AREA BITES

For Memorial Day, Try Your Hand at Making Homemade DIY Hot Dogs (May 24, 2017)

DIY Ramen: Worth the Time and Effort (February 16, 2016)

For the Best Falafel, Make Them at Home! (September 28, 2015)

A Couple of Tricks for Outstanding Homemade Hummus (May 26, 2015)

Feed Your Ginger Bug and Brew Some DIY Ginger Beer (October 1, 2014)

DIY Conversation Hearts are a Fun Project for Valentine’s Day (February 11, 2014)

DIY Sriracha: Make it at Home and Never Worry About a Hot Sauce Shortage Again (February 5, 2014)

DIY Your Halloween with Homemade Candy Corn (October 23, 2013)

SERIOUS EATS

’Cook the Book’ column (2012-2014)

AMERICA’S TEST KITCHEN

Cooking For Two (2013)

America’s Test Kitchen DIY Cookbook (2012)

Best of America’s Test Kitchen (2012)

Light and Healthy (2012)

Cooking For Two (2012)

Slow Cooker Revolution (2011)

Cooking For Two (2011)

Chicken Pot Pie for Two (Cook's Country Magazine, February/March 2012)

How to make Crème Fraîche (America's Test Kitchen Feed, November 30, 2011)

FOOD52

Food52 Baking (2015)

Community Pick: ‘Cuppa Cuppa Sticka’ Peach and Blueberry Cobbler (2013)

Winner, ‘Your Best Punch’ Contest: Apple Rye Punch (2011)

 

Copywriting

ANOVA CULINARY

"Product" copy (2015)

“What is Sous Vide?” copy (2015)

KITE HILL

Full website copy (2015)

EAT BERRY HEALTHY

Full website copy (2015)

THE BERKELEY KITCHENS

Full website copy (2015)

MISSION HEIRLOOM

"Standards" copy (2014)

GALILEO LEARNING

“Decadent Desserts” culinary camp curriculum (2013)