My perfect Sunday: stacks of books, a warm bowl of noodles, a plump little egg on top.

"Fresh ginger, garlic, sesame oil and soy sauce kick up the chicken flavor in this homey favorite(opposite). A runny egg on top adds a richness and excitement that’s worth the bit of extra effort to time it properly.

Jen Causey

I knew I froze that rhubarb for a reason. Blackberry rhubarb crisp recipe from here {I also added 2 Tbsp of balsamic vinegar to the fill.

Ramen Shop in Rockridge:  featuring fresh noodles made with organic flour & eggs, alongside seasonal ingredients.  The beautiful bar area features organic & naturally produced wine & spirits.  The partners worked together previously at Chez Panisse.  Source:  Newfangled Noodles -

Newfangled Noodles

At Ramen Shop, Oakland’s newest dining destination, authentic Japanese dishes are driven by local Northern Californian ingredients.

aya brackett

A fine art and commercial photography website with still life, food, portrait and travel photographs by Aya Brackett.

N° 1 — FortroseApple, hazelnut, brown sugar, salted butter // The Black Isle Bakery of London // by OK-RM

N° 2 — Muir of OrdSmoked salmon, crème fraîche, dill // The Black Isle Bakery of London // by OK-RM

ToreMushrooms, shallots, herbs, vermouth from the Black Isle Bakery, Hoxton Street Market