Cala Foods

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Q&A With Mary Risley of Tante Marie's Cooking School, Part 1

    ​Mary Risley's resume is as impressive as it is long. She founded Tante Marie's Cooking School in 1979; started the nonprofit organization Food Runners in 1987; was named Bon Appetit's "cooking teacher of the year" in 1988; and authored a cookbook in 2003. However, Risley might be better known the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    David Lynch's St. Vincent, Another Philz Coffee, and Goodbye Cala Foods

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. David Lynch, wine director of Cotogna and Quince, is readying to embark on his own restaurant venture. Inside Scoop divulges he'll take over the space that currently houses the wine bar Heart, which is se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Trader Joe's to Replace Cala Foods on Nob Hill

    ​Trader Joe's will be opening a new store on Nob Hill at the corner of California and Hyde streets next year, replacing the existing Cala Foods. Real estate development company Prado Group is renovating the existing store, and the new Trader Joe's should open sometime mid 2012. Cala Foods, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    More Food Truck News, Chef Changes, and Trader Joe's Next S.F. Location

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. Food truck news: Eater SF reports Kati Roller is set to, well, roll. This July, the truck from Kasa Indian Eatery will debut at Off the Grid, serving the usual favorites and street food additions. And if ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Robert Mondavi Woodbridge 2009 California Zinfandel

    ​This writer made a simple dinner last night of brown rice, freshly pulled chard and kale from the garden, a handful of off-season wild porcini from -- oops, almost gave away my patch! -- and several steaks of a hand-harvested lingcod, which we lathered with coconut oil and sesame seeds and br ... More >>

  • News

    September 22, 2010

    Terminal People

    The closure of the Transbay Terminal was a chance to help some of the city’s most hardcore homeless. But many didn’t want help, and others couldn’t be helped.

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2007

    Plastic Bag Ban Takes Effect: Sometimes There's Just So Much Beauty In The World

    Au revoir, plastic bags! I'll miss seeing you wave blissfully from the branches of trees, line my bathroom garbage can and clog storm drains. Yes, it's finally happened. Beginning tomorrow, big grocery stores will no longer be asking 'paper or plastic,' as the city's ordinance takes effect, and six ... More >>

  • News

    November 16, 2005

    Let's Go to Print

    And find the answer as to why San Francisco is so resistant to change

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    May 15, 2002
  • Dining

    February 24, 1999
  • News

    January 31, 1996

    Blowing Smoke, Breathing Fire (Part II)

    The Fang family rides tabloid journalism and hardball politics to the winner's circle

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