February 2009

  • Festa del Pesto - Last month when “The Perfect” video I did with CHOW.com on Farina’s pesto was posted, I had people telling me for weeks afterwards how the video made them crave that pesto something fierce. (I have one friend who went in...
  • A Moveable Feast - Jesse Kuhn (Marin Roots Farm), Mourad Lahlou (Aziza), and James Syhabout (formerly Manresa, Commis)The Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA), is proud to announce the first annual ~A MOVEABLE FEAST: TWELVE CHEFS CELEBRATE SIX FARMERS IN A SERIES...
  • Victorian Bushfire Fundraisers - Coming up are two very important ~FUNDRAISERS TO HELP THE POOR VICTIMS OF THE BUSHFIRES IN VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA~. There are thousands of people who are now homeless from the fires, their towns burned to the ground, and almost 300 people...
  • Growers' Dinners - Jack Falstaff’s executive chef, Jonnatan Leiva, started a series of ~GROWERS' DINNERS~ in the fall of 2008, and now the ongoing series has expanded to include other chefs who want to recognize the hardworking, visionary farmers and purveyors behind the...
  • Winter Farmers' Market Cocktails - Yeah, yeah, so these are summer cocktails at Tabla in NYC...CUESA and the San Francisco Chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild (USBG) are hosting an evening of ~WINTER FARMERS' MARKET COCKTAILS~ in the kitchen under the arches of the...
  • The Cavallo Point Cooking School - The ~CAVALLO POINT COOKING SCHOOL~ has a number of interesting cooking classes and demos coming up—and the classroom itself is downright gorgeous. Here are a few classes to look at and consider—read the program on the site for more details...
  • Eat Your Vegetables - There are ~TWO VEGETARIAN EVENTS~ coming up. First, on Saturday February 7th, there is a multi-course dinner by Leif Hedendal. He’ll be preparing wintery vegetarian delicacies using “produce freshly plucked from local farms, urban gardens, and foraging conspiracies.”The night will...
  • Bottlenotes - Bottlenotes, the online wine boutique shop and social network, has partnered with more than 80 wineries and talented Bay Area chefs to bring the first Bottlenotes wine tasting event to the Bay Area: ~AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 SIPS~.On Thursday...

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