Anyone have experience with Verbena in Oakland for a large event? Planning a Bat Mitzvah and party, looking for an East Bay or SF location that either has really good food or lets you bring your own caterer. Eager for any/all suggestions.
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