Tasty against all odds: Our nine most memorable meals of 2020

New Haven-style pizza, tonkatsu curry, Korean fried chicken and more … Looking back on a fraught, but hopeful, year in dining on the Peninsula. Superb Vietnamese fare from Hết Sẩy in San Jose: Hủ tiếu Gò Công, Mekong-style noodle soup, left, and cơm tấm lá dứa, or pandan broken rice with a charcoal-grilled pork chop, shredded pork skin, fried egg and pickled garlic leeks. (Photo by Michelle Le) It’s hard to feel ...

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Feel the burn: The Peninsula gets a new Nashville hot chicken joint

Get the hottest of the hot at Love Burn Chicken in South San Francisco. “It is the hottest chicken sandwich… a bold statement that we’re really confident [to stand] behind.” (Image via Yelp) Jason Angeles boldly claims Love Burn Chicken makes the spiciest, largest and crispiest hot chicken sandwich out there. The new restaurant, opened two weeks ago inside a South San Francisco bowling alley, is inspired by the hot chicken trend made ...

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