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Friday, November 27, 2009

Commonwealth Club's Inforum Division Investigates 'The State of Pastry in SF'

Posted By on Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 4:30 PM

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Inforum, the division of the Commonwealth Club "by and for people in their 20s and 30s," is presenting a program that (adult) children of all ages can appreciate. Moderated by Jessica Battilana of 7x7, "The State of Pastry in SF" will bring together maverick sweet chefs Luis Villavelazquez (Absinthe), Elizabeth Falkner (Citizen Cake), William Werner (Quince), and Bill Corbett (Michael Mina) to survey their different directions in dessert as well as discuss the current cravings of the city.

"The State of Pastry in SF" begins with the panel discussion at 6:30 p.m. and will be followed by the all-important tasting and networking reception at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 1. Admission is $20 ($12 Commonwealth Club members).

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