Business & Economy

Home Cooks Can Now Sell Meals Out Of Their Kitchens, But Only In Riverside County

Meghan McConaghy Chane prepares a dessert in her home kitchen in Eastvale, California, July 3, 2019. (David Wagner/KPCC)
Meghan McConaghy Chane prepares a dessert in her home kitchen in Eastvale, California, July 3, 2019. (David Wagner/KPCC)
David Wagner/KPCC

Listen to story

00:55
Download this story 0.0MB

Last year, California passed a new law allowing home cooks to sell meals prepared in their own kitchens. 

But, unless you live in Riverside County, don’t get too excited about turning your kitchen skills into a lucrative side hustle. Every other county in the state has so far declined to move forward with permitting for home cooks.