Bacheeso's Garden Bistro at 2501 San Pablo Ave (@ Dwight), (510) 644-2035. Many of the breakfast items have a mediterranean influence that makes them atypical of brunch fare. There was even an accordion player. Worth a try, imo.
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