Margo True

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$500 Whole Foods gift card + Melissa King’s delicious ways with citrus

Yes, it’s cold and dark these days, but the joy of winter citrus brightens everything. In Sunset’s test kitchen, we cooks can hardly wait to lay our hands on Meyer lemons, tangerines, mandarins, kumquats, and blood oranges, using them in everything from salads to holiday desserts (like the cake above). Melissa King is a kindred spirit. The San Francisco chef-ambassador for Whole Foods and Season […]

Giveaway + How to pick party-worthy seafood

For tips on buying the best crab and other feast-worthy seafood, we talked to Elliott Myers, Seafood Coordinator for Whole Foods. He’s a walking, talking trove of information.

Snack like an astronaut: these fruit bars can endure extreme cold and zero gravity

Tomorrow morning, after six months on the International Space Station, astronaut Tim Kopra will blast his way back to Earth. (You can watch it live right here; he may be posting from his amazing Twitter feed, too.) As he hurtles along, there’s a chance Kopra may be chewing on the last of the bars shot into space just for him. We earthlings like them a lot […]

Brined and smoked Thanksgiving turkey from Heartlandia

  When Food Editor Margo True fell for the tantalizing turkey photo in Heartlandia, she was in for a world of trouble.