Tag: Nancy Oakes

Culinary Women, In Their Own Words

Culinary Women, In Their Own Words

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

What is it like to be a woman in the culinary field today? Mary Ladd interviews Elvia Buendia, Pam Mazzola and Fontaine McFadden. They share their personal stories regarding the role gender has played in their career development.

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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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SF Chefs 2011: Women Pioneer Chefs

SF Chefs 2011: Women Pioneer Chefs

Joyce Goldstein, Cecilia Chiang, and Nancy Oakes, three women who shaped the San Francisco restaurant scene come together to discuss the past and future of food at SF Chefs 2011.

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Star Chefs and Vintners Gala: a Feast of a Fete

Star Chefs and Vintners Gala: a Feast of a Fete

| May 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

A recap of the Star Chefs and Vintners Gala, and a peak behind the curtain where the 70+ chefs worked their magic.

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Meals on Wheels Benefit: Star Chefs and Vintners Gala

Meals on Wheels Benefit: Star Chefs and Vintners Gala

| May 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Wine and dine for a good cause: indulge in the talents of 70 of the Bay Area’s finest chefs; imbibe in the goods from 75 of California’s leading vintners.

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