Margo True

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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.

Dungeness crab update: The latest on the supply situation

Now that it’s official, and California’s commercial Dungeness crab fishery is indefinitely delayed due to toxic levels of domoic acid along the coast, along with delays in Oregon and part of Washington, what’s a crab lover to do?

How to package your holiday cookies so they won’t crumble

It’s a sad thing to unwrap a pretty gift of cookies from a friend, only to find a pile of crumbs. Sadder still if you’re the giver, and have no clue that your cookies have crumbled. Just in case your friends and family have been too polite to tell you about the damaged-on-arrival state of your cookies, we are here to share some of our […]

Dungeness crab scare: Not quite as dire as you’ve heard

We’ve all been hearing the news about the toxic algae bloom off the West Coast and how it might affect the Dungeness crab season, which begins in mid-November. Westerners look forward to feasting on Dungeness during the holidays, so it’s caused quite a lot of concern.