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Hot in the Kitchen with Chef Ben De Vries

Hot in the Kitchen with Chef Ben De Vries

| June 12, 2012 | 2 Comments

Mary Ladd interviews Chef Ben De Vries, chef-owner at Luella, a Russian Hill restaurant that is celebrating its “seven year itch” with specials on chicken and ribs and bottles of wine. Chef De Vries dishes on why he makes La Venganza hot sauce, and what he’s up to in the kitchen.

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Almanac Beer Company: Local brewers, local ingredients

Almanac Beer Company: Local brewers, local ingredients

| June 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Almanac Beer Company is one of the newest players in the ever-active San Francisco brewing community. Partners Damian Fagan and Jesse Friedman joined together to form the company, which took several years and culminated in a launch brew that was produced in the summer of 2010 and will be available this month.

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