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San Francisco Pride Eats

San Francisco Pride Eats

There’s a whole lot of rainbows going on this weekend, and plenty of them are being painted in icing. What’s on your menu for Pride? How about Bear Bait ice cream, Project Open Hand’s homemade peanut butter, or the tasty breakfasts at Just for You?

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LGBT Pride: Remembering The Brick Hut Cafe – Part 2

LGBT Pride: Remembering The Brick Hut Cafe – Part 2

| June 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Brick Hut was a place for us all to create a space in the world
where we could be our complete selves.

The food was the community, the edible fare was our way of bringing it
all together, with love.

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LGBT Pride: Remembering The Brick Hut Cafe – Part 1

LGBT Pride: Remembering The Brick Hut Cafe – Part 1

| June 23, 2011 | 2 Comments

The Brick Hut Cafe was a haven for lesbians and gay men, an information center for LGBT activists, an anchor for a diverse community that included working girls, bad-boys, suburban queens, transmen and transwomen. We were the Dyke Diner: the Lesbian Luncheonette: the Chick Hut: the Brick Hug.

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Recipe for Love: Sexy Eats on Film at Frameline

Recipe for Love: Sexy Eats on Film at Frameline

What’s your favorite sexy food movie? Recipe for Love, a new short, adds a taste of Brazil to the mix this Sunday and Monday at Frameline35.

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San Francisco Food Secrets of Frankie Frankeny & Chloe Harris

San Francisco Food Secrets of Frankie Frankeny & Chloe Harris

| November 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Power couple Chloé Harris and Frankie Frankeny are well known in the LGBT and creative worlds. Harris is the managing editor of StyleBistro.com and a writer whose work has appeared in numerous publications. Frankie Frankeny is a photographer and film director who has worked in the fields of fashion, lifestyle and food. Frankeny shared their favorite San Francisco food spots for Date Night, Weekend Brunch, Wine Country Eats, Mom & Pop Joints, and Grocery Shopping.

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Swish Steak: Camp Food

Swish Steak: Camp Food

| August 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

Yes, Swish Steak.

Among my cookbooks, there is a recent acquisition I consider to be the jewel in my crown– a must-have for anyone who fancies herself (or, of course, himself) Queen of the Kitchen: The Gay Cookbook by Chef Lou Rand Hogan* (Sherbourne Press, 1965).

The Gay Cookbook: “the complete compendium of campy cuisine and menus for men… or what have you” was first brought to my attention by Celia Sacks of Omnivore Books on Food, who had a copy proudly displayed in her store window the last time I visited. She always seems to know what will pique my interest.

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Gay Weddings: Do It Yourself

Gay Weddings: Do It Yourself

| June 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

In case you’ve been living in a well-stocked bomb shelter for the past few weeks, you’ve most likely heard that the California Supreme Court voted 4-3 to legalize same-sex marriages. Well, hooray and all that, but it’s got me a bit troubled. I’m not so much bothered about those clowns at Save California and their […]

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Muscle Chow: Lessons in Gay Food Porn

Muscle Chow: Lessons in Gay Food Porn

| June 6, 2008 | 8 Comments

A few weeks ago, I was watching To Be or Not To Be at a friend’s house where, after the film, I wandered into the kitchen to help myself to a glass of water. As I was drinking, I spied an oddly-titled book on the kitchen table– Muscle Chow. I picked it up and began […]

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