Stories from Food Business
Restaurateur to inject new life in former Caffe Portofino
Sonu Chandi has taken over the downtown Santa Rosa space, which has been shuttered for more than two years. The co-owner of nearby Stout Brother’s Pub plans a modern American bistro called Craft 535 Kitchen + Bar.
This week's agrictulture briefs
Four North Coast groups will receive federal food promotion grants totaling more than $160,000.
Reactions to Lagunitas-Heineken deal
From Twitter: "I stepped away from Twitter for a bit. Did public outcry convince Lagunitas to nix the Heineken deal yet?"
Optimism grows for Sonoma County apple harvest
With organic apples fetching higher prices again this year, apple growers are feeling upbeat about an increasingly diversifying local industry.