As the author of yesterday's top ten list of the best fried chicken in the city, I wanted to discuss the findings of my arduous journey completing what shall henceforth be known as Operation Fried Chicken.
During OFC, I went from Bayview to North Beach, Hayes Valley to the Richmond, all to taste ... More >>
We love pop-ups and temporary chef nights, but we hate keeping track of them. Every few weeks we'll bring you a list of the best upcoming events -- all you have to do is mark your calendar.
Truck Stop Cafe
Where: Truck, 1900 Folsom (at 15th), 252-0306.
When: Wed., Aug. 8, 6-10 p.m.
Cost: Menu items ... More >>
Truck Stop Cafe, the monthly pop-up restaurant at Truck from Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream owner Jake Godby, offers a secret add-on for tonight's "Post Pride Sober Up/Retox." If you order one of the signature snacks, the made-to-order duck fat Chex mix, and say, "I want it slutty," it'll be topped with ... More >>
Wharman/FlickrApparently, it's an easy match with California's other favorite mood altering crop.
In a Gourmet Live article last week, Matthew Kronsberg let the Internet in on a little secret that California wine geeks have known for a while: A few of our winemakers are tossing a few ounces of bud ... More >>
Jason HenryOur sour beer lineup. After we recently offered up a sour beer primer, we decided the category was ripe for our recurring blind beer taste test. This month's panel was treated to a variety of sour beer styles from the United States, Belgium, and Italy. For a genre that generates de ... More >>
Kevin HendersonYou'll need an extra bottle of water to eat this.Lemon-juice cleanses and detox teas, phthah. Some of us clear the system with the purging fire of chiles -- the scouring heat that ignites the lips, the jagged pain that descends from sinuses to diaphragm, the beads of sweat that for ... More >>
Hecho en San Francisco
Where: San Francisco Ferry Building, North Arcade
When: Thu., May 5, 5:30-8:30 8 p.m.
The rundown: What's your usual routine for Cinco de Mayo: after-work beers, cheap tequila shots, Taqueria San Jose under glaring lights, Tums, a couple glasses of water, ... More >>
fabsugar.comBaggu is a street-food lover's friend.It's taken more than a few days and nights of less-than-strategic gluttony for SFoodie to develop a good system for successfully pigging out at the food carts, which tend to congregate in groups. But we've learned a few tips along the way that can ... More >>
San Francisco may be the food capital of the United States (at least in our minds), but that doesn't mean there aren't plenty of other destinations worthy of gastro-tourism this fall. Fasten your seat belt (and undo the top button of your jeans) as we take you to some of our global favorites.1. B ... More >>
ModClothFill it with pork rinds and antacids.Behold the Nacho Wallet ($7.99), a zip clutch that's the spittin' image of a hard-shell taco stuffed with orange cheese and shredded iceberg. It's available online from vintage-inspired Web retailer ModCloth. Next time you hit the Mission for a comida cra ... More >>
Mando Rayo: The mask helps hide the salsa burns.If you see this man around the Mission, promise you'll be nice. And offer him a Tums.
Austin, Tex., taco evangelist Mando Rayo is engaged in an epic taco crawl through the Bay Area, and he'll be reporting his findings here. At TacoJournalism, a blog o ... More >>