Archive for August 27th, 2008

KQED's Forum: Slow Food Nation

KQED's Forum: Slow Food Nation

| August 27, 2008 | 2 Comments

Listen to Slow Food Nation on KQED’s Forum. This Labor Day weekend San Francisco will host Slow Food Nation — a four day gathering to promote sustainable and healthy food. We talk with organizers and experts in the slow food movement, exploring the connection between our plates and the planet.

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Event: Chocolate Festival

Event: Chocolate Festival

| August 27, 2008 | 0 Comments

The first weekend in September I will be flying off to Portugal to learn about cork, but if I was in town I’d be sauntering down to Ghirardelli Square to check out the annual Chocolate Festival. It’s free to attend, but tickets are sold for “tastings” and all proceeds benefit Project Open Hand. There are close to 30 vendors including Ghirardelli chocolate, Ciao Bella Gelato, Kara’s Cupcakes, Presidio Cafe and Young’s Double Chocolate Stout.

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