Taro in its best form can be found at Double Rainbow at 23rd and Irving. Their hot taro tapioca drink is one of a kind, as far as I know. Order it hot, without tea. It is many orders of magnitude superior to the purple powder.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy