Richard Blais

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2013

    Chipotle's Throwing a Food Festival in Golden Gate Park This Weekend

    On Saturday, Chipotle brings its Cultivate Festival to Golden Gate Park, an event that blends cooking demos from well known chefs, interactive lessons on sustainable food practice and musical acts like Mayer Hawthorne, The Walkmen, and Walk the Moon. Even though it's a major marketing effort for Chi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Don't Worry About the Future of the Cookbook

    Is this the future of cookbooks? (Cross your fingers.)​Yesterday, the New York edition of Grub Street published a great essay by Hugh Merwin on the bright future of cookbooks, even as more and more readers are switching to e-readers and bookstores are flailing. Cookbook sales are still strong, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    'Top Chef' Runner-Up Wants to Borrow Your SF Home For Cooking Show

    Richard Blais​We don't normally run apartment-rental ads here on SFoodie, but this one's a little different. Richard Blais, a runner-up on "Top Chef" Season 4, is planning to film a new show for the Cooking Channel next month in San Francisco. But the budget apparently is so small that the pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    111 Minna's Daily Lunch Transformation, Two Sisters and a Book, and Richard Blais is Coming!

    The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. From a nightclub, to an art gallery, and now, a lunch spot. Tablehopper reports starting in August, 111 Minna will play host to chef Josh Birch's lunch and happy hour restaurant, Da Bettina, named after h ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 23, 2008

    Orson Not Well

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

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