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December 16, 2016

The Umami Reader: Try This Instant Ramen Hack

by Sarah
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This is not instant ramen. Photo via Ramen Kawashima

– If Ichiban and Cup Noodles are regulars in your culinary repertoire and you’re looking for new ways to jazz up your instant ramen fix, here’s a suggestion for you: Just add sake.

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June 22, 2015

Hopkins Hive: Honey Extraction

by yoko

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Hallmark holidays don’t really matter to me, but ever since my father passed away, I think about how to spend Father’s Day every year when June rolls around.

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October 18, 2012

Umamiventure #33: Hive Tour with East Bay Urban Bees

by yoko

Did you know that a bee’s lifespan is based on the distance it has flown? One bee lives to fly about a total of 500 miles.

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October 2, 2012

Upcoming Event: Umamiventure #33: Hive Tour with East Bay Urban Bees

by Kayoko


Umamiventures are BACK! The last field trip was at the TCHO factory back in March 2011, remember?

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September 28, 2012

The PDT Project: Bee’s Sip

by Payman Bahmani

Infusions are pretty common at PDT, since they’re a great way to add a particular flavor to a cocktail without having to add more volume to a drink, which is what would happen if you added the flavor by way of say, a flavored syrup.

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September 21, 2012

The PDT Project: Bee’s Knees

by Payman Bahmani

About a century ago, to call something “the bee’s knees” meant you considered it to be of top notch quality.

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June 8, 2012

The PDT Project: Airmail

by Payman Bahmani

Once you understand basic cocktail recipe structure (without going off on too deep a tangent, it boils down to two general categories: sours and aromatics, first outlined in detail in The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks by David Embury), you can take any classic cocktail and in the words of Mr.

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April 6, 2012

The PDT Project: #8

by Payman Bahmani

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“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
– Lao-tzu

And thus begins the first step.

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December 15, 2011

Japanify: Yuzu Ginger Tea

by yoko

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It’s that time of the year, when my well-windowed apartment gets really cold and I have to bring out multiple space heaters to supplement the un-strategically placed central heater that seems to whisper lukewarm puffs of air.

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April 20, 2011

Happy Hour: Good Morning Heartache

by Payman Bahmani

Good Morning Heartache

Being out of the country for nearly a month has a tendency to adjust a person’s perspective of “home.” Home has had various meanings and geographical locations in various moments in my life.

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