It ain't the legendary Pillsbury Bake-Off, but San Francisco resident Josie Shapiro won the country's only kosher cooking competition, the Manischewitz Cook-Off Contest, which took place today in Manischewitz HQ in New Jersey. The winning recipe? "Faux pho," a soup made in under an hour with Manisch ... More >>
Party on Block 18
Where: 18th Street between Dolores and Guerrero
When: Sat., Sept. 29, 12-6 p.m.
Cost: $20 for books of food/beverage tickets (items priced $2 and up); tickets available on-site or in advance via Brown Paper Tickets
The rundown: Bi-Rite Market hosts a bi-annual block party to rais ... More >>
Each week we take a quick, cautious look at what's going on with televised cooking. This week: Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off, a one-hour show about the debt ceiling, Sundays at 9 p.m. on the Food Network.
There used to be only A and B-list celebrities, divided by movies and television. Then te ... More >>
What: Kulinarya: A Filipino Culinary Showdown
Where: Carnelian by the Bay
When: Sat., January 21, 3-8 p.m.
The rundown: Six Filipino-American chefs will compete in a cook-off and you'll be in the audience, tasting their delicious dishes. SFoodie's Jun Belen went last year, and had a ... More >>
Flickr/handsongourmetSutton Cellars Chili Cook-Off
Where: Golden Gate Park (exact location revealed after RSVP)
When: Sun., June 26, 2-5 p.m.
The rundown: Carl Sutton's got the right kind of friends. Every year the vermouth impresario stages a chili cook-off in Golden Gate Park, ... More >>
John BirdsallCookies! See Sat., Jan. 29.Friday through Sunday, the area's tastiest happenings.
Sat., Jan. 29:
Cookie Jar Throwdown
Omnivore Books on Food, 3885a Cesar Chavez (at Church), 3-4 p.m.
For their first cooking contest of 2011, Omnivore Books is keeping it simple with a cookie bake ... More >>
Vita Arina/FlickrJudging happens in four categories.While we rarely go to craft fairs (too many crafts, not enough fare), we're stoked about attending next week's Day in the Dogpatch. Why the sudden change of heart? Two words: pie contest. Would-be contestants are encouraged to enter a pie in ... More >>
bbcgoodfood.comVegansaurus reports on tomorrow night's second annual vegetarian Curry Cook-Off hosted by International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, an organization that helps fight for the rights of survivors of the disastrous gas leak and ongoing contamination in Bhopal, India. A suggeste ... More >>