Food News/restaurant Gossip

UPDATED: Fire Breaks Out at Manresa

Almost exactly four years after a two-alarm fire caused $2 million in…

 

Dominique Crenn Wins James Beard Award for Best Chef: West

The James Beard Awards were held this evening at Chicago’s Lyric Opera,…

 

Cherry Bombe Puts Out Anti-Harassment Poster

Cherry Bombe, the biannual magazine about women and food that also produces…

 

James Beard Foundation Announces 2018 Chef and Restaurant Finalists

In mid-February, the James Beard Foundation released its list of 2018 semifinalists…

This Crowdsourced Zine Is All About California Food Culture

Food writer Tamara Palmer has a habit of buying domain names. Last…

Here Are the Nominees for the GGRA’s Second Annual Saucy Awards

While the Bay Area food world steps up to help feed the…

“Love” Is Not an Ingredient, FDA Rules

Think of all the controversies we’ve had over dubious “ingredients” in food…

Bulleit Bourbon Is Distilled by Major Homophobes, Apparently

Over the past decade or so, Bulleit bourbon (and its green-labeled brand-mate,…

Impossible Burger Teams up with Gott’s Roadside and Umami Burger

There is almost nothing more American than a hamburger, yet the amount…

California Officially Has Four State Nuts Now

Why do Californians pronounce the “ah-mond” instead of “al-mond”? Because we shake the…