Few spirits that have the potential to incite the kind of heated debate that pisco, the South American unaged grape based brandy, is capable of. Should you ever have the misfortune of asking a Chilean and a Peruvian about the origins of pisco, you would quickly find yourself with no answer and in th ... More >>
Last weekend thousands of Bay Area food lovers descended on Oakland's Jack London Square for the fourth annual Eat Real Fest. More than 50 local food vendors were on hand to provide bites of their food for $5 or less, there were plenty of craft beers and wines on hand, and despite high summer temper ... More >>
Jonathan KauffmanSanguchon's pan con chicharron, $8. Though SFoodie learned of the existence of Sanguchon, a Peruvian sandwich truck, in January, it took a few months for chef Carlos Altamirano (Mochica, Piqueo's, La Costanera) to get the truck up and running. But last night, Altamirano and his c ... More >>
Tamara PalmerPizzaHacker Jeff Krupman has devised a way to bring a taste of his street-slung pies into people's kitchens with the introduction of new frozen pizza dough balls. Made with organic wheat and pizza flours (most likely from Central Milling), sourdough starter, filtered water, and L ... More >>
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