Forest of Fortune in the U-T

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Many thanks to John Wilkens at the San Diego Union-Tribune for this kind review of Forest of Fortune in a round up of recent noteworthy books by San Diego writers that also includes the incomparable Drusilla Campbell.

Ruland mixes in some Native American mythology, some knowing nods to reservation politics, and a frightening wildfire as he rockets this sometimes weird but often wonderful novel to a close.

5 Foodie Obsessions with Chef Eric

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Today’s San Diego Union Tribune features our very own Executive Chef Eric Bauer’s foodie faves and craves. SDUT’s Keli Dailey asks, “What inspires him to create visually stunning plates and palate-satisfiers like his spring garlic and farro stew? Check out his 5 Foodie Obsessions.” And, here they are!

| FOODIE MEDIA |
Lucky Peach

| FOODIE EVENT |
Mama’s Day

| KITCHEN TOOL |
La Monferrina P3 Pasta Extruder

| INGREDIENT | 
Chino Farm Tomatoes

| WILD CARD |
Guadalupe Valley/Valle de Guadalupe

Get the whole scoop here.