Don't let the name scare you. The Espresso Martini ($14, Charbay Vanilla Rum, Firelit Blue Bottle, Kuchan Nocino, St. George Single Malt, espresso) at MKT, the recently renovated bar inside the Four Seasons Hotel on Market Street, is simultaneously everything and nothing you expect from the drink. I ... More >>
Tibetan Aid Project Taste & Tribute Where: Four Seasons Hotel (757 Market St.), 510-848-4238 When: Fri., Nov. 16, 5 p.m. Cost: $350 (purchase in advance here) The rundown: Tibetan Aid Project hosts this annual fundraiser dinner celebration to raise funds for rebuilding and protecting the endangered ... More >>
Since this is the summer of fruit soups in San Francisco, it follows a certain logic that it would also be the summer of vegetable desserts. Local chefs right now are sneaking veggies into the last course, and it just might get you to re-examine your relationship with them. Hate beets, for example? ... More >>
Sometimes, we all need an escape--a quick moment in a comfortable space to rest our feet and gather our marbles. A good cocktail doesn't hurt either. The Seasons Bar inside the Four Seasons Hotel is my escape pod: a grown-up secret fort, five stories above the hustle of Market Street and Union S ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene. Both Inside Scoop and Grub Street hail the opening of Leopold's (Leopold's: 2400 Polk, 474-2000), which started serving dinner this weekend. The pitch: Austro-Italian food ― pappardelle w ... More >>
Tamara PalmerThe cocktail menu at the Seasons Bar and Lounge inside the Four Seasons Hotel is not good for the indecisive. You're likely to flip through the pages and flirt with a number of possibilities. One lovely no-fail option: a martini of vodka that's been infused with the complementary ... More >>
Tamara PalmerDuck fat burger (D.F.B.), fries, and Iced Laced coffee ($20 on Sunday and Monday nights).We were invited to check out the Burger Lounge, which takes place Sunday and Monday nights from 6-10 p.m. at Seasons Bar and Lounge at the Four Seasons Hotel. On those nights, Chef Mark Richa ... More >>
Free wine for mom Sunday afternoon at the Jug Shop.
We've challenged chefs and other food pros to create recipes in the 140-character space carved out by Twitter. SFoodie's first liquid offering comes from Sierra Zimei, cocktail director at Seasons Bar and Lounge in the Four Seasons Hotel (757 Market at Grant). Last year, readers o ... More >>
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Mc Coy TynerThe city's premier jazz organization, SFJAZZ has announced their annual spring gala, "The Real McCoy," which takes place April 25 at the Four Seasons hotel. The event, a benefit for SFJAZZ' artistic and education programs, features legendary pianist McCoy Tyner, plus musical perfor ... More >>
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