“She’s a superior human being, and she comes from a superior area — Berkeley, Calif.,” Ms. Rothman said. “She has told me many times that there are only two places to get good food. One of them is Berkeley, and one of them is France. And France is only second to Berkeley.”
Huh? I love Chez Panisse but otherwise that makes no sense at all. San Francisco has more great food than Berkeley. So does Los Angeles.