Food

An Ode to Tamale Pie

In January 2014, Sunset published its “25 All-time Favorite Test Kitchen Recipes.” We had a tough time limiting ourselves, but we did it with delicious results. The photography was beautiful and the food department was very proud when the issue hit newsstands around the West. But I’m beginning to think we made a big mistake.

Summer Grilling, The Great Outdoors Cookbook, and Chino Farms

We’re very excited about our next book signing, because the food is going to be amazing. And you’re invited.

What’s Your Favorite Kitchen Tool?

Back in June, we asked you what you might consider your kitchen bestie for our upcoming September issue. You posted your responses on our Facebook page. Over 160 readers gave surprising (and humorous!) answers.

This Summer’s Most Gorgeous Stone Fruit

At least once a summer I make a pilgrimage to Andy’s Orchard in Morgan Hill, CA, south of San Jose. Andy Mariani grows hundreds of varieties of the most stunning, delicious—and in some cases rare—stone fruit you’ll find anywhere.