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Alice Waters Reflects on Friendship With Cecilia Chiang

Alice Waters is well-known as the chef and proprietor of the Berkeley, California restaurant Chez Panisse. Waters is a pioneer in modern cuisine, bringing local, seasonal and sustainable ingredients to the plate, before “farm-to-table” was ever a catchphrase. While many know Waters as a chef of French-influenced dishes, Waters has a history with Chinese food. … Continue reading Alice Waters Reflects on Friendship With Cecilia Chiang →


Socola Chocolatier Dreams Big with Brick and Mortar Shop

As a teenager, Wendy Lieu just wanted to learn how to make chocolates. This month, Lieu opens up her own shop and cafe in San Francisco, featuring truffles with flavors like sriracha, guava and PB&J. Wendy shares her story about being a woman chocolatier and her family's role in creating Socola Chocolatier.