Monthly Archives: August 2010

Cocktails in the City

Best to sober up now in preparation for San Francisco’s Cocktail Week, running from Sept 21-27. Think happy-hour gone very, very happy. The week-long festival was created by three local San Franciscan bartenders: Duggan McDonnell, Jeff Holinger and H. Joseph Ehrmann … Continue reading

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Calling All Chocoholics

The weekend of September 11-12 marks San Francisco’s 15th annual Ghirardelli Square Chocolate Festival, expected to lure 40,000 bona-fide chocoholics. The festival will feature tastings, live music, wine-pairing seminars and chef demonstrations. Eat your chocolate knowing that you’re doing good: all … Continue reading

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Refills

The Filling Station, Chelsea Market’s newest addition, is worth getting excited about.  Although not novel in the least (Italians have been doing this for years)- the concept behind bringing your olive oil bottle back for refills is environmentally friendly and plainfully … Continue reading

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Yoshi’s San Francisco- Jazz and Japanese

Voted by Michael Bauer as one of the top 100 restaurants in the SF Bay Area, Yoshi’s San Francisco elegantly balances modern Japanese cuisine with sustainability – while being attached to one of SF’s hottest jazz clubs. Known for his culinary philosophy: “Seasonal, … Continue reading

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Sustainable Seafood in Sausalito

High quality, organic sustainable seafood meets dockside wooden picnic-tables. Pair a glass of pinot gris (casually served in a jam-jar) with the backdrop of the SF Bay, and you’ve got Fish, Sausalito’s upscale fish-shack dressed way down. This outdoor restuarant is a gem- it’s … Continue reading

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2010 SF Street Food Festival! – Aug 21, 11am-7pm

This weekend marks the delicious and lively 2nd annual San Francisco Street Festival, hosted by La Cocina for the support of policies and the formalization of mobile food vending in San Francisco. Street food is what contributes to the cultural richenss of our city as … Continue reading

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flour + water: The Essence of Italy in the Mission

flour+water, the best voted restaurant in San Francisco, executes classic Italian food perfectly surrounded by an atmosphere that pulsates vibrancy and innovation. Chosen as a finalist for the James Beard Foundation for Best New Restaurant in the country, flour+water merits its raving reviews … Continue reading

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