What to do this weekend

Eat a bushel of cauliflower. Cauliflower is in these days, and it’s also in season. The crunchy cruciferous crop is versatile and can be the star player in loads of great dishes, like Lebanese fried cauliflowerKung Pao cauliflower, and Ina Garten’s cauliflower toasts.

Read Finding Fortunato by Adam Pearson. In this rollicking opus of chocolate industry triumph, the co-owner of a luxury chocolate brand recounts how he and his family turned the discovery of a rare cacao bean in the Peruvian jungle into sweet entrepreneurial success.

Watch Ren Faire on Crave. This new HBO documentary series takes a look at the U.S.’s largest renaissance fair. When the ailing founder announces his retirement, a tense, humorous succession struggle commences. Recommended for fans of Nathan for You.

Listen to BRAT by Charli XCX. The hyperpop innovator who has been at the forefront of pop music for a decade has outdone herself. Her latest album adopts a sound that is ready-made for sweaty club dance floors without sacrificing an ounce of emotional honesty.—QH