May the best student-chef bag fame and (scholarship) fortune! That's the premise of an upcoming Culinary Clash happening this weekend at the Michelin-starred Luce at the Intercontinental SF. Local culinary students
Pantry Tasting -- Vanilla Beans
Where: Smitten Ice Cream, 432 Octavia (at Fell), 863-1518
When: Sat., Oct. 20, 8 p.m.
Cost: $25 (purchase via Eventbrite)
The rundown: This small class (25 people) presented by Slow Food San Francisco features a guided tasting of vanilla beans via Smitten's liquid n ... More >>
Leslie Kelly/ seriouseats.comWhen: Saturday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Le Cordon Bleu, 350 Rhode Island (at 16th St.)
The rundown: If you've ever wanted yelp, "Yes Chef!" as Gordon Ramsey stares you down while holding a plate of overcooked scallops -- now's your chance. MasterChef, the ... More >>
Joseph SchellFrom this week's slideshow of the Peruvian Food FestivalHighlights from SFoodie this week:1. W. Blake Gray checks out Le Cordon Bleu, which claims to be San Francisco's first Vietnamese restaurant (opened in 1968). It's now owned by a Chinese-American woman who's never been to Vietna ... More >>
And on fashionCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris didn't enjoy the coziest relationship with local press outlets during her final days as San Francisco's District Attorney. Through various scandals stemming from her handling of problems at the San Francisco Police Department crime lab, Harr ... More >>
Bravo TVWe were worried when local girl Preeti Mistry turned to her three colleagues last week during the first Quickfire Challenge of Top Chef Las Vegas -- a mise-en-place battle for which she'd have to open 15 clams before others on her team could move on to other tasks, including trimming ... More >>