January 15, 2012

“… in a time lacking in truth and certainty and filled with anguish and despair, no woman [or man] should be shame-faced in attempting to give back to the world, through her work, a portion of its lost heart.”
– Louise Bogan

As you receive this, I’m returning from the snowy regions of Niagara-on-the-Lake in Ontario, Canada, exploring icewine during harvest season. I’ll return with stories from Inniskillin, Jackson-Triggs, and Niagara Falls.

At home, Top Tastes is giddy with excellent new cheap eats spots: fried chicken with Asian attitude in North Beach, rotisserie in Pac Heights, and Breton crepes that almost fill the Ti Couz void.

In Imbiber, I explore East Bay cocktail bars in general, and two brand new ones from SF bar stars in particular. Imbiber, part two, sips Brian Means’ cocktails on the Fifth Floor menu.

Around the Bay weekends in Sonoma at a hotel whose winning features are its restaurant and spa, and at new restaurants from Healdsburg to Santa Rosa.

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Recent entries in my Bay Guardian column:
Cocktailing the East Bay – Further Adventures
Easy Honors: 2 Shining New Stars in the East Bay Cocktail Scene
Shining Season: Review of the new AQ restaurant

**Unless otherwise noted, all photos by Virginia Miller**