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2011 San Francisco Street Food Festival Slideshow

2011 San Francisco Street Food Festival Slideshow

| August 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

The 3rd annual San Francisco Street Food Festival, hosted by La Cocina took place on Saturday August 20 in the Mission District. Here are some moments captured over the course of the day.

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San Francisco Street Food Festival: Veg-Friendly Eats

San Francisco Street Food Festival: Veg-Friendly Eats

| August 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

Looking for veg-friendly options at this weekend’s Street Food Festival in San Francisco? Bay Area Bites has got your back: A dozen meat-free dishes worth waiting in line for.

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Food Secrets from La Cocina’s Caleb Zigas

Food Secrets from La Cocina’s Caleb Zigas

| September 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Caleb Zigas is the Acting Executive Director of La Cocina and lives nearby on a block that he says “used to be called the Mission. Now it’s Noe Valley.” He organizes the programming for the business incubator, and is often called upon for media interviews. Among Zigas’ favorite foods are chicken soup, steamed pork buns, molletes (a bread roll popular in both Mexico and the Andalusia region of Spain) and nearly anything with miso.

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SF Street Food Fanatics Unite

SF Street Food Fanatics Unite

| August 24, 2009 | 9 Comments

Street food fanatics descended upon the Mission on Saturday for the San Francisco Street Food Festival 2009, a day-long block party presented by La Cocina.

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SF Street Food Festival 2009 Photo Slideshow

| August 23, 2009 | 1 Comment

Watch a photo slideshow from the San Francisco Street Food Festival 2009 that took place Saturday Aug 22, in the Mission District. The event was a benefit for the non-profit La Cocina.

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Events: Taste of La Cocina

Events: Taste of La Cocina

| September 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

Food stirs up powerful emotions. It’s not so much the “what” as it is the “how” that sometimes seems to be the problem. Accessibility, artisanal, affordability, authenticity, sustainability, these are some of the buzz words of the day and each one of them are loaded. One organization making an impact person by person and bite by bite, and seemingly free from any controversy, is La Cocina.

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What’s the Story, Morning Glory Chai?

What’s the Story, Morning Glory Chai?

| June 30, 2007 | 2 Comments

One sip is all it took to hook me. Intent on feeding my caramel fixation one recent morning, I stopped by the La Cocina stall at the Ferry Plaza farmers’ market for some alfajores. As I made my purchase, culinary director Jason Rose handed me a miniature paper cup filled with steaming Morning Glory Chai. […]

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