WINTER 2020 TABLE OF CONTENTS December 3, 2020November 28, 2020 by Edible Monterey Bay Contents GRIST FOR THE MILL EDIBLE NOTABLES Hollister woman puts wellness first with her extensive line of fermented foods The English Herbalist brings natural health and wellness to Santa Cruz A new blended whiskey draws attention to local bartenders’ secret WHAT’S IN SEASON KIWIS A burst of flavor and color to brighten up the dreary days of winter FOODSHED FALL FARMERS’ MARKETS A complete guide for the Monterey Bay area EDIBLE PROVISIONS HONEY BACK OF THE HOUSE SURVIVING WINTER What will it take for restaurants to make it through these uncertain COVID times? WINTER FORAGING MUSSELS ON THE BEACH Start a new wintertime tradition of foraging with family or friends BEHIND THE BOTTLE AMARO AMBASSADOR Bartender Francis Verrall showcases the bittersweet Italian digestivo at Pacific Grove’s Mezzaluna ON THE FARM STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER The seven-year struggle to grow truly organic berries EDIBLE COMMUNITY PLASTICULTURE Local farmers have a complicated relationship with plastic, but are finding ways to use less EDIBLE D.I.Y. GRAMMA MUTTI'S APFELSTRUDEL A baking project that traveled from Vienna to California the long way LAST CALL AFTER THE FIRE Let’s drink to the end of an extraordinary year RECIPES IN THIS ISSUE Apple, Raisin and Cinnamon Adaptogen Granola Kiwi Ice Cream White Wine and Garlic Sauce for Mussels Cocktails with Amaro Viennese Apple Strudel After the Fire Cocktail COVER PHOTOGRAPH Back to Black cocktail at Mezzaluna in Pacific Grove by Margaux Gibbons CONTENTS PHOTOGRAPH Crystal Birns About the author Edible Monterey Bay + posts At Edible Monterey Bay, our mission is to celebrate the local food cultures of Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey Counties, season by season. Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Why Advertise in Edible Monterey Bay? Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Subscribe Now to Edible Monterey Bay magazine! Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Contact Info Edible Monterey Bay https://www.ediblemontereybay.com/author/ediblemontereybay/ Get your appetite ready!