Archive for July, 2011

Head to New Taste Marketplace this Saturday for good eats

Head to New Taste Marketplace this Saturday for good eats

| July 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

New Taste Marketplace, a once-a-month food festival in Potrero Hill, will take place this Saturday, July 16 and will feature over thirty vendors selling hot and to-go foods.

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Nettie’s Crab Shack, Walzwerk, Dragon Rouge (602)

Check, Please! Bay Area: Nettie’s Crab Shack, Walzwerk, Dragon Rouge (602)

| July 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 6: episode 2 airs Thursday July 14 at 7:30pm on KQED TV 9. The second episode of the season features these restaurants: Nettie’s Crab Shack (San Francisco), Walzwerk (San Francisco) and Dragon Rouge Restaurant (Alameda).

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Sipping Sonoma Wines in the City

Sipping Sonoma Wines in the City

| July 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Over one hundred Sonoma County Winemakers descend on San Francisco for a week of wine tastings, classes and wine and food truck match ups.

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DIY Watermelon Slushies

DIY Watermelon Slushies

No matter what you call them — ICEEs, Slurpees or slushies — frozen fruit drinks are one of the best ways to quench your thirst on a hot day. This is especially true if you’re a kid. But what do you do if you’re a mom and aren’t particularly fond of the idea of your kids gulping down frozen high-fructose corn syrup beverages all summer? Make your own, of course.

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Farmers Market Profile: Kidding Around With Chocolate’s Maggie Foard

Farmers Market Profile: Kidding Around With Chocolate’s Maggie Foard

| July 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Megan Gordon chats with Maggie Foard, author of the book Goat Cheese, and owner of Kidding Around With Chocolate, crafters of fine goats milk fudge.

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Sustainable Seafood: New and Noteworthy Resources

Sustainable Seafood: New and Noteworthy Resources

| July 11, 2011 | 3 Comments

Can we still eat sea creatures? Yes, say sustainable fishing advocates. A guide to smart, safe, sustainable seafood choices.

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Twin Cities Eats

Twin Cities Eats

What’s on the menu in the Twin Cities? There’s more to Minnesota than just food on a stick. Stephanie Rosenbaum cruises the farmers’ market in Minneapolis and dines out in St. Paul.

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Eating in Atlanta + Quality Time With a Top Chef Master

Eating in Atlanta + Quality Time With a Top Chef Master

| July 9, 2011 | 1 Comment

Elaine Wu travels to Atlanta and gets a taste of some good Southern food, fine hospitality, and even has a chat with a Top Chef Master.

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Be Boppin’ in Berkeley

Be Boppin’ in Berkeley

| July 8, 2011 | 3 Comments

There’s tasty Korean food to be found beyond Telegraph Avenue in Oakland at Be Bop in Berkeley.

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Lovejoy’s Tea Room, Don Pico’s, Saha (Season 6)

Check, Please! Bay Area: Lovejoy’s Tea Room, Don Pico’s, Saha (Season 6)

| July 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 6 premiere airs Thursday July 7 at 7:30 on KQED TV 9. You can watch the episode online, get restaurant info, read reviews, get recipes from the restaurants and learn wine tips from the host, Leslie Sbrocco.

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Custom Winemaker Crushpad Grows Up

Custom Winemaker Crushpad Grows Up

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

San Francisco’s one time neighborhood winery, Crushpad, now plays with the wine country big guys.

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Farmers Market Profile: SF Pops’ Rebecca Rouas

Farmers Market Profile: SF Pops’ Rebecca Rouas

| July 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Megan Gordon chat with SF Pops’ Rebecca Rouas about her new successful seasonal popsicle company, SF Pops.

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Hackers use @foxnewspolitics to Tweet Fake Obama Assassination at Restaurant

Hackers use @foxnewspolitics to Tweet Fake Obama Assassination at Restaurant

| July 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

According to Mashable a hacker group calling themselves Scriptkiddies broke into the Fox News Politics twitter account @foxnewspolitics on July 4th and started sending fake tweets about President Barack Obama being assassinated at Ross’ Restaurant in Iowa. So, why did the hackers pick Ross’ Restaurant?

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Staycation Eye Candy: The San Francisco Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Staycation Eye Candy: The San Francisco Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

| July 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

A visual stroll through the Saturday Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market.

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