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Everything You Need to Know About Bruce Aidells

Everything You Need to Know About Bruce Aidells

| December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mary Ladd interviews Bruce Aidells, who remains a leading authority on meat and meat cookery. Aidells describes his work on his latest comprehensive cookbook, and where he likes to go eat in the Bay Area with his chef wife Nancy Oakes.

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Chef Profile: Maverick’s Emmanuel Eng

Chef Profile: Maverick’s Emmanuel Eng

| July 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mary Ladd profiles Chef Emmanuel Eng, who is the executive chef at Maverick restaurant in the Mission. Eng describes the inspiration and technique to creating food ash for his creative plates of food.

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Food Secrets of Prospect’s Chef Ravi Kapur

Food Secrets of Prospect’s Chef Ravi Kapur

| May 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Prospect is the first restaurant where Ravi Kapur bears the title of Executive Chef. Before opening Prospect last year–which is often dubbed the “little sister” restaurant to Boulevard — Kapur worked as Chef de Cuisine at Boulevard. Kapur shared his list of favored San Francisco Bay Area eating and drinking spots.

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Oh Where, Oh Where to Take Visitors to Eat?

Oh Where, Oh Where to Take Visitors to Eat?

| September 6, 2007 | 3 Comments

When I was in college, my roommate introduced me to Kierkegaard’s theory of the despair of infinitude. It was complicated in an existential sort of way, but over the years, I’ve adopted a variation on the term — the despair of infinity — to refer to the overwhelming sensation I feel when faced with too […]

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