Tag: Spanish food

Hot Eats: The Commissary & Chino Open

Hot Eats: The Commissary & Chino Open

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mary Ladd reports on the juiciest restaurant updates from hot new spots: The Commissary from Chef Traci Des Jardins, and Chino from the people behind Tacolicious.

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Valentine’s with Chef Mat Schuster & Wine Expert Paco Cifuentes

Valentine’s with Chef Mat Schuster & Wine Expert Paco Cifuentes

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

What’s it like to run a “pop and pop” restaurant together? Mary Ladd talks to Chef Mat Schuster and wine expert Paco Cifuentes of Canela Bistro & Wine Bar in the Castro to find out.

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How To Better Protect Farm Workers From Pesticides: Spanish

How To Better Protect Farm Workers From Pesticides: Spanish

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pesticides carry warning labels that spell out health risks and how workers should protect themselves — but those labels are usually in English. More than 80 percent of the workers in the “salad bowls” of Salinas, California, or Yuma, Arizona, are Hispanic. Many have difficulty communicating in English.

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Toasts, Tastes & Tapas

Toasts, Tastes & Tapas

| March 19, 2008 | 1 Comment

There are so many great food events going on in the next few weeks, it’s hard to choose. Here are three that particularly caught my eye and whet my appetite. Next Thursday March 27th, 2008 is the Wine Enthusiast Toast of the Town. Attending will be 70 domestic and international wine producers including Trinchero, Mumm […]

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Luh-Luh-Luh-Laiola

Luh-Luh-Luh-Laiola

| August 9, 2007 | 0 Comments

When a new restaurant opens, it’s hard to know ahead of time how things will turn out. Some places get a lot of buzz but never live up to it, others turn out fabulous food but can’t make ends meet. Some places are packed night after night, even if the food isn’t anything to scream […]

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