June 2017

Chicken salad, that summertime classic, often suffers from Chewy Chicken Syndrome, a pitfall that requires a tightrope walk to avoid. You want to build the recipe around white meat chicken — the perfect foil for its mayonnaise-based sauce — but you don’t want to overcook it, an easy thing to do given white meat’s leanness. […]

Chicken salad, that summertime classic, often suffers from Chewy Chicken Syndrome, a pitfall that requires a tightrope walk to avoid. You want to build the recipe around white meat chicken — the perfect foil for its mayonnaise-based sauce — but you don’t want to overcook it, an easy thing to do given white meat’s leanness. […]

It doesn’t feel like a full Thai meal without a giant glass filled with the ruddy red sweet milky goodness of iced tea. I’ve never been to Thailand, but this is touted as a street-food classic. On the hottest summer days, strolling home with takeout while sucking down the brightly colored stuff at breakneck speed […]

A San Diego-area cannabis festival billed as the county’s largest-ever medical marijuana expo is in jeopardy after board members for the state-owned Del Mar Fairgrounds voted to throw out the contract with event organizers. The Goodlife Festival, scheduled for Sept. 23, was set to feature live music, gourmet cooking demonstrations, and seminars on the health […]

Public Domain/Carl Van VechtenAlice B. Toklas We’ve been having a lot of rain lately, so this is a great time to review the tale of Alice B. Toklas hashish fudge, and the recipe, of course, “which anyone could whip up on a rainy day,” according to Alice. Here are five things you need to know […]

A San Diego-area cannabis festival billed as the county’s largest-ever medical marijuana expo is in jeopardy after board members for the state-owned Del Mar Fairgrounds voted to throw out the contract with event organizers. The Goodlife Festival, scheduled for Sept. 23, was set to feature live music, gourmet cooking demonstrations, and seminars on the health […]