Heston Blumenthal

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2011

    Mission Street Food to Bring Technique-Driven Comfort Food to a Bowling Alley

    Mission Bowling ClubA 'before' shot of Mission Bowling Club, due to open in February 2012.​In the Mission District, the dream of a brand new sporting center with satisfying, original food grows. After navigating a fiery pit of Planning Department fees that could have destroyed the project before i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    No. 5: Mushroom Soufflé at Cafe Jacqueline

    justafoodie/FoodspottingThe mushroom souffle at Cafe Jacqueline, $28.​SFoodie's countdown of our 92 favorite things to eat and drink in San Francisco, 2011 edition.The reason that Cafe Jacqueline still shows up in most-romantic-restaurant lists isn't the fact that Jacqueline Margulis makes each of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Last Call at Mission Burger

    John BirdsallRIP, you hideous old thing.​Saturday's the last day for Mission Burger ― chef and burger maker Danny Bowien's leaving for South Korea to get married, while founder Anthony Myint looks ahead to Commonwealth. I'm sad, the city should be sad ― name the last original burger you h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2010

    Mission Burger/Mission Street Food's Danny Bowien: The SFoodie Interview, Part 1

    Danny Bowien.​Show up at Mission Burger ― the daytime food counter at Duc Loi Supermarket ― and you might not know that the guy cooking your fat slab of a burger is one of the city's smartest young chefs. Along with Mission Burger founder Anthony Myint, 27-year-old Danny Bowien is the guy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    The Crazy Eight: 2009's Most Scandalous Moments in Celebrity Food Gossip

    Andrew CrowleyBrit celeb chef Heston Blumenthal's restaurant allegedly poisoned 500 people in 2009.​Murders! Poisonings! Runaway grooms! The year in celebrity food gossip reads like a script for The Young and the Restless. Behold these crazy eight moments: 8. A household name in his native UK, che ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Doggy Bag: Act Now and Get a Set of Steak Knives!

    ​Our favorite morsel from the food blogs. This is just sad: Heston Blumenthal is one of the greatest chefs of his generation. His restaurant, The Fat Duck in Berkshire in England, has the stature of the French Laundry. In 2007 and 2009, the Good Food Guide named it the best restaurant in the ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 31, 2009

    Freaky S.F. 'Zine 'Food Sex' Explores the Drug-Enriched Taste of Desire

    Mark Andrew Gravel's new mag goes down like a psilocybin samwich.​The connection between drugs and food is rarely mined in mainstream food circles, which is a shame considering they're both ingested, and food, like drugs, can give pleasure, cause physical discomfort, satiate, and spark craving ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 23, 2008

    Orson Not Well

    Ambitious, edgy California cuisine flirts with the future in uneven fashion.

  • Dining

    May 4, 2005

    Banquet de Luxe

    The grand French tradition, updated, at a redecorated temple of cuisine

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