In this EDDY Award winning video meet Carolyn Phillips (aka Madame Huang), the author of All Under Heaven: Recipes from the 35 Cuisines of China. Watch her make Chinese steamed buns in the shapes of bunnies and hedgehogs. For the recipes, send an email request to info(at)edibleeastbay(dot)com.

Hayward cooks battle food waste with a memorable community meal.

Photographer and filmmaker Scott Peterson shot this short video in the humble kitchen of Dana Velden, a Zen priest and author of Finding Yourself in the Kitchen: Kitchen Meditations and Inspired Recipes from a Mindful Cook. In the film, Velden shows how she prepares a simple salad and gives viewers a taste of her philosophy on cooking and life.

David Gans, photographer, musician, and journalist, points his camera on some farmers’ market produce, and photographer Scott Peterson points his on David Gans and wife Rita Huralt at their home in Oakland. Sound track: Bounty of the County from Gans’s album, “The Ones that Look the Weirdest Taste the Best.”

A film by Scott Peterson about Richmond CA resitdent, Rebecca Newburn and her passion for seeds and her garden.