more about: citrus

$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 […]

Eat Fresh, Day 10: I’m fully in love with salads

Last night’s citrus salad was a favorite. And not just mine–it’s gotten the most likes and comments of any salad I’ve posted on Instagram so far. It’s simple to make: Place segmented grapefruit and oranges on a bed of spinach. Top with thinly sliced fennel and celery, and a handful of parsley. Drizzle the salad with avocado or olive oil, sprinkle with […]