My favorite greasy-spoon diner, Jim's Coffee Shop in the Excelsior, burned several years ago. I remember seeing an article in the Chron, where they indicated they hoped to return at some point. Does anyone know if that ever happened?
Justin Chapple, Food & Wine Deputy Test Kitchen Editor, is back this week with another killer Mad Genius Tip—an ice cream cake made of store-bought ice cream sandwiches, that requires just minutes of prep time.
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