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Sunset Magazine is a magazine covering western homes, gardens, food and travel (five regional editions). Founded in 1898, it is a monthly publication published by Sunset Publishing Corp. Sunset Magazine subjects include home and gardening as well as travel and tourism. The senior vice president is Kevin Lynch.

Articles from Vol. 236, No. 3, March

A Perfect Day in Mendocino
Great eats, historic inns, stunning views. The only thing you won't find in this NorCal seaside town is cell service. And that's the point. In for the krill The ocean bluffs of Mendocino Headlands State Park offer VIP viewing to the best show...
Arizona Sipping
You love wine, your spouse loves baseball. In Arizona, you'd both be in luck. March is spring training and a crowd-free month to explore the state's burgeoning wine scene. Artsy Verde Valley is just north of Phoenix (the spring training hub). Sonoita/Elgin...
Arizona Sipping: Head to the High Desert to Discover the Best New Thing in the Grand Canyon State
You love wine, your spouse loves baseball. In Arizona, you'd both be in luck. March is spring training and a crowd-free month to explore the state's burgeoning wine scene. Artsy Verde Valley is just north of Phoenix (the spring training hub). Sonoita/Elgin...
Attention, Bloody Mary Fans
More than a mere cocktail, a Bloody Mary is an early-morning icon. The beloved breakfast staple gets its due at the new Jardin at the Encore Las Vegas, whose innovative bar program was created by master mixologist Damian Cross. The restaurant's signature...
Crazy for Carrots
Their sweet flavor and cheery colors shine in a savory tart, salad, and cake. SAVORY CARROT RIBBON TART SERVES 6 TO 8 1 1/4 HOURS With its tangle of bright carrot strips and bits of spicy chorizo, this beautiful tart makes an exciting appetizer...
Easter Brunch, Reinvented
when kristen Murray was growing up in Southern California, her family celebrated Easter brunch with a sunny blend of local citrus and ingredients that honored their Norwegian heritage-salmon, dill, and coriander.At Maurice, Murray's jewel box of a cafe...
Easter Brunch, Reinvented: The Pastry Chef and Owner of Maurice, in Portland, Updates a Childhood Tradition
WHEN KRISTEN MURRAY was growing up in Southern California, her family celebrated Easter brunch with a sunny blend of local citrus and ingredients that honored their Norwegian heritage--salmon, dill, and coriander. At Maurice, Murray's jewel box...
Easter Rainbow
Roam your kitchen! It's full of foods you can use to dye eggs for an Easter hunt. Here's how to make some of our favorites--and although no two eggs ever turn out the same, they're always beautiful. HARD-COOK EGGS It makes them sturdier. Dye right...
Frame and Glory
Birthday on Tall Trees Grove TrailRedwood National and State ParksFor his birthday, surfer and photographer Austin Trigg camped with friends in the ancient redwood forest in Northern California. "We fished in the morning, then walked upriver to our campsite....
Golden Girl
There is a rushing stream of water flowing down the street in front of Malin Akerman's Hollywood Hills home. The moody sky, as dark and mottled as a bruise, is dumping sheets of rain. Through a rustic, wooden gate, down a short walkway paved in fieldstone,...
Golden Girl: High in the Hills above Hollywood, Malin Akerman-Star of Showtime's Billions-Fills Her Warm and Eclectic Retreat with a Lovingly Curated Array of Global Treasures
There is a rushing stream of water flowing down the street in front of Malin Akerman's Hollywood Hills home. The moody sky, as dark and mottled as a bruise, is dumping sheets of rain. Through a rustic, wooden gate, down a short walkway paved in fieldstone,...
In the SUNSET KITCHEN
Easter rainbowRoam your kitchen! It's full of foods you can use to dye eggs for an Easter hunt. Here's how to make some of our favorites-and although no two eggs ever turn out the same, they're always beautiful.HARD-COOK EGGS It makes them sturdier....
Living in Color
Three totally different ways to fill your home, inside and out, with your favorite hues. 1 GOTHIC GLAM ANNIE MAY and Barbie Palomino aren't afraid of the dark side. The Los Angeles designers behind BAM Design Lab (bamdesignlab.com) jumped into...
Living in Color
1 GOTHIC GLAMANNIE MAY and Barbie Palomino aren't afraid of the dark side. The Los Angeles designers behind BAM Design Lab (bamtJesignlab.com) jumped into the deep end of the spectrum when a client told them he wanted his downtown loft to have a dash...
Old City New World
For years, the Mexican capital has lived in the shadow of the world's great cities. !No mas! North America's largest metropolis is cooler, cheaper, and crazier than ever. Get ready to be amazed. We're somewhere on the outer flanks of Mexico City's...
Opposites Attract
When hefty succulents meet soft perennials and grasses, sparks fly (in a good way). The result: six low-water container gardens with drama to spare. Mini meadow Succulent stars, including a blooming echeveria hybrid and a trailing Cotelydon hybrid,...
Palette to Palate
Your favorite hues may lead you to your best wine. Sound crazy? Read on. YOU LIKE Bold, masculine shades Not shy with your style, you lean toward saturated colors--indigo, terra-cotta, and olive--inspired by the Middle East or Mediterranean....
The World in Color
FULL DISCLOSURE: I have a mild addiction to Instagram. My dream Sunday might start with a cup of coffee and a Leisurely scroll through my feed before the morning paper. The social media platform has become not only my secret source of future Sunset...
Unfussy Fescue
"Very simple, very dramatic": That's how the owners describe the grass that carpets their Menlo Park, California, front yard. Passersby love its wind-tossed-sea effect; in fact, someone knocks on the door every couple of months asking for the name...
Weeknight Cooking
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] CHICKEN DAN-DAN NOODLES SERVES 4/35 MINUTES Welcome to our easy version of this Sichuan street-food classic, with ground chicken instead of pork, and fresh vegetables rather than preserved Chinese ones. A dan-dan is the pole,...
Your CHECKLIST
PLANTOrder bulbs to plant now for summer bloom, such as crimson flag (Hesperantha coccínea), dahlia, gladiolus, rain lily (Zephyranthes), and tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa). Most are available from Old House Gardens (oldhousegardens.com).If you want...
Your Guide to Mexico City
GETTING AROUNDMexico City's underground metro system is cheap and easy and can get you almost anywhere in D.F. (metro.df.gob. mx), but if you're looking to maximize your time on the ground, Liber is your friend.SEE & DOPalacio de Bellas ArtesCommissioned...
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