Tag: Ghirardelli Square

Kara’s Cupcakes Converts a Nonbeliever

Kara’s Cupcakes Converts a Nonbeliever

| June 30, 2010 | 3 Comments

Kara’s Cupcakes Strawberry Cream filled cupcake will wow even the most jaded dessert lover.

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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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Events: Sip & Shuck

Events: Sip & Shuck

| May 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

As the weather warms up it’s prime time for outdoor festivals. Head to Ghirardelli Square for sipping wine at the third annual Uncorked Wine Festival or to Golden Gate Park for shucking oysters at the ninth annual San Francisco Oyster Fest. Better yet, enjoy both! Ghirardelli Square hosts Uncorked! in partnership with COPIA, the American […]

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Ghirardelli Square: A Love Story

Ghirardelli Square: A Love Story

| October 18, 2007 | 2 Comments

One of my favorite things to do is go to Ghirardelli Square for ice cream. I’m sure most of the locals just blanched at that sentence. The food snobs are horrified that I’d be common enough to let such “plebeian” ice cream pass my lips, and the regular snobs can’t see hobnobbing with the tourists. […]

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