Food & Drink

In this photo taken May 18, 2019, is a sign for a steak and onion beer at the Strange Brew Festival in Reno, Nev. As craft breweries have boomed, competition for attention has intensified and that has a lot of brewers looking for ways to differentiate themselves by introducing strange new flavors. (AP Photo/Haven Daley)
May 29, 2019 - 6:08 am
Anyone for steak and onion Kolsch? Or a macaroni and cheese pale ale? Those were among the flavors at the Strange Brew Festival in Reno, Nevada, this month, where competition for attention has intensified as craft beers have boomed. Brewers have always experimented, from the medieval Belgians who...
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Atmosphere on the Napa Valley Wine Train at Aloft Hotels Presents Live in the Vineyard on November 13, 2010 in Napa, California.
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Melissa Culross
May 27, 2019 - 11:49 am
California grape growers will receive aid from the federal government to ease the impact of tariffs imposed by the Trump administration and China, but experts say that may not be enough.
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Bradford Hornsby
May 22, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Sonoma County Regional Parks announced further restrictions on alcohol on the beaches in the area starting this summer.
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Liam on the 'Iron Throne' at 25 Lusk
Liam Mayclem
May 21, 2019 - 3:40 pm
From his throne at "25 Lusk" meet the King of this domain Chef Matthew Dolan. More on the "throne" reference in a moment.
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Impossible Foods is making fake sausage patties for Little Caesars pizza.
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Matt Bigler
May 20, 2019 - 6:04 pm
The Silicon Valley company behind the Impossible Burger is now rolling out a meatless sausage at a national pizza chain.
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Heads of garlic.
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Matt Bigler
May 20, 2019 - 10:22 am
While the trade war with China is causing havoc in some industries, garlic farmers in Gilroy expect a taste of success.
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Ramen
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Bradford Hornsby
May 17, 2019 - 2:29 pm
The legendary Taishoken Ramen plans their first US location in San Mateo in late May.
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Floyd's Pelican Bar in the middle of the Caribbean Sea
Joe Pepler
May 16, 2019 - 3:19 pm
Lots companies offer up “dream jobs’ for the summer— petting puppies , flying first class , stuff like that. Here’s a new one: pouring drinks in paradise. Floyd’s Pelican Bar, a Jamaican watering hole in the middle of the water is looking for a bartender to fill in the bar’s owner (that would be...
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Matt Bigler
May 15, 2019 - 10:33 am
Bad news for folks living in downtown San Jose — a major grocery store is pulling up stakes.
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May 14, 2019 - 3:32 pm
Despite its great diversity, the Bay Area has some of the highest rates of racial segregation in the restaurant industry.
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