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A vanilla cake soaked with elderberry syrup, frosted with lemon curd and vanilla elderflower buttercream from Sweet Diplomacy. Photo by Veronica Weber.
On the rise
A look at where to ﬁnd gluten-free goods on the Peninsula
Local restaurant openings, closings and anticipated arrivals
Persian market is here to stay
Rose International Market’s grand reopening
The eight best Peninsula dive bars
Check out these classic watering holes
14 Taro San Japanese Noodle Bar serves fresh udon noodles custom made on a specialty machine from Japan. Courtesy of Taro San Japanese Noodle Bar.
ON THE COVER: A steak-and-egg kimchi banh mi sandwich served on gluten-free bread at Gracie Jones Bake Shop. Photo by Veronica Weber.
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24 Rose water and other extracts are among the specialty items at Rose International Market in Mountain View. Photo by Veronica Weber. 4
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