Need an excuse to dig yourself out of the mud and head south? “China Live” , a kind of West Coast version of Eataly, is opening soon at 644 Broadway. which is either Chinatown or North Beach depending on who you ask. This will apparently be a paradise for gourmets and gourmands, with every kind of food, cookware and kitchen gear imaginable, Chinese-style of course.
I can’t think of a better way to spend a weekend. For lodgings I would recommend the venerable Royal Pacific, where we had good luck in November.
Read about it HERE.
And if anyone in Humboldt is making soup dumplings, please let me know.