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epicurean // A Good Baker : [the bejkr]

epicurean // A Good Baker : [the bejkr]

There is gravity to a good bit of bread—it carries a sort of sacramental heft that doesn’t fool around. The way the outside shatters like a mosaic as you take a carnal rip off the crust, or the way it springs forth like a cloud into your mouth, swirled with a slug of olive oil. Great [...]


epicurean // An Evening at the Hacienda : 2010.07.21 : Scribe Winery

epicurean // An Evening at the Hacienda : 2010.07.21 : Scribe Winery

“If you spend a lot of time here, you start to lose track of . . . everything,” laughs Andrew Mariani, proprietor of Scribe Winery. Standing on the balcony of an old hacienda, a colony of swallows catching the updrafts around us and dusk settling on the vineyards, we couldn’t agree more.  Andrew, his family, [...]