Red O revamped

New menu!

Melrose Avenue restaurant, Red O, revamped their entire menu and we’re here to tell you about it. A creative storm has been brewing in the Red O kitchen and recently, the chef-ing team has unleashed a gastronomical fury on Angelinos. The high-end Mexicali restaurant and its owner unveiled an entirely new menu to better reflect the confluence of southern Mexican traditions and international cuisine. From Oaxaca to Baja to Mexico City, the re-conceptualized dishes showcase home cooking with a uniquely L.A. flair. Read More

8th Annual California’s Artisan Cheese Festival

A weekend event: March 21st -23rd!

It’s time to get cheesy, people! This weekend, March 21st-23rd, the 8th Annual Artisan Cheese Festival will be held at the Sheraton in Petaluma, California! Read More

The 15th Annual “A Wine & Food Affair” Northern Sonoma County

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Renowned for its delectable cuisine, scenic beauty, wine country lifestyle and the fact that it’s just an hour away from the city, Sonoma County is the perfect destination for a wine tasting getaway. This weekend (Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd) Wine Road Northern Sonoma County will be hosting their 15th annual “A Wine & Food Affair”! Read More

Bocanova’s “Vinoterica” Wine Club

A wine and salmon fiesta dinner!

Join the folks at Bocanova’s “Vinoterica” Wine Club in Oakland, CA this Tuesday, June 18th at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of wine and salmon! Kick-off this summer season with their five-course, prix fixe menu that will highlight fresh, wild and sustainably harvested Pacific salmon with a Latin flair! Read More

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Cannery Row Brewing Company – New Executive Chef

Daniel Furey kick-starts a new beer-friendly menu in Monterey, CA!

 

Cannery Row Brewing Company in Monterey, CA recently announced the newest addition to their culinary staff, executive chef Daniel Furey. Chef Furey, a Connecticut native, joined the team in January and has been cooking up a storm in his new kitchen. Staying true to Cannery Row’s impressive selection of 70+ craft brews, the new menu will continue to feature beer-friendly starters, local seafood and house ground burgers. Read More

Wine Riot Hits San Francisco, CA

Take a crash course on vino, by the glass!

Get excited folks! Wine Riot is cruising to San Francisco, CA this Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th! Let’s be honest, sometimes making a trip to the vineyards in Napa can be a little intimidating. Want to learn the ins and outs of wine in a more casual atmosphere? Get your ticket to Wine Riot!

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Foreign Cinema to Host Plough Wine Group

A special, one-time event. Thursday, June 6th 2013.

Need an excuse to wine and dine yourself this Thursday? We’ve got one for you! Foreign Cinema in San Francisco, CA will be hosting Plough Wine Group as guest sommeliers to feature their extensive collection of premium wines. Come join in on the exclusive, one-time event! Read More

Chipotle Hosts Cultivate Festival in San Francisco!

A day of food, music and beer. What’s not to like?

 

This summer, Chipotle is bringing Cultivate Festival to San Francisco, CA on Saturday, June 8th! The one-day
 festival will include cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, live music, local food artisans, regional beer and wines, a special Chipotle festival menu and other activities emphasizing fresh and affordable food made with sustainable ingredients. Read More

SF Bars Host Negroni Week

Funds raised to support Oklahoma Tornado Relief!

We’ve all heard about the recent tornadoes that have hit Oklahoma this past week and the devastation that they’ve caused. We’re glad to hear that some efforts to help aid the many victims are being made throughout the Bay Area as we speak. How can you get in on the action? Johnny Raglin (born and raised in Oklahoma) of Comstock Saloon is partnering with bars around the Bay Area, Campari America, Martini-Barcardi USA, Beefeater, Fernet Branca, Carpano Antica, Punt e Mes and Plymouth Gin to help raise funds that will contribute to the relief.  Read More

Boxing Room and Risibisi: Whole-Goat Dinner

A five-course pre fixe menu featuring Rossotti Ranch Goat.

Join Boxing Room’s Executive Chef Justin Simoneaux and Chef Brian West of Risibisi this Monday, May 20th, when they present their Whole-Goat Dinner! The first time event will take place at Boxing Room in San Francisco, CA with seatings at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Read More

15% off at Chambers with a Purchase of ArtPadSF Ticket

Friday, May 17 through Sunday, May 19, 2013.

That’s right folks, with a ticket purchase to this year’s ArtPadSF, guests will be treated to 15% off at Chambers Eat + Drink at the Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA! Read More

HOT ITALIAN

Authentic Italian cuisine in the East Bay!

HOT ITALIAN at the Public Market in Emeryville, CA has been getting rave reviews these past couple of months and we’re not surprised as to why. This fast paced, authentic Italian eatery is serving up handcrafted signature pizzas made from locally sourced ingredients that would make any expat Italian feel and taste a bit of home. Read More

4th Annual “Hall Cabernet Cookoff”

A sold-out event!

This Sunday, April 27th, HALL Wines in St. Helena, California will be hosting their 4th annual “Hall Cabernet Cookoff”. Thirteen chef-teams will be competing to support a local charity of their choice by preparing a series of their finest “small bites” to pair with the newly released HALL 2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon! Read More

Secret Scoop Thai Gelato

Pssst... we’ve got a secret... and a great one at that!

As the weather is warming up in the Bay Area the cravings for cold sweets are ever present. Gelato, ice cream’s lighter, oftentimes healthier version has caught our attention and is making our taste buds go wild. We’re not talking the standard gelato flavors you find in your local market. Though they’ll always remain the classics; vanilla, chocolate and even pistachio just don’t seem to cut it with Secret Scoop Thai Gelato in San Francisco, CA.

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Arlequin Wine Merchant hosts “Ribolla Fest”

Italy meets Napa meets San Francisco!

Get a taste of Ribolla Gialla wines at Arlequin Wine Merchant, in San Francisco, CA! The Friulian grape, native to Italy, will be featured and explored with winemakers from Arnot-Roberts, Ryme, Grassi, Massican, Forlorn Hope, Arbe-Garbe and Matthiasson at “Ribolla Fest” on Thursday, April 18th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Read More

Sixth Annual Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Exclusive screening of SOMM!

Take a look behind the scenes of the life of a Sommelier and what it takes to actually become one. This year, Pebble Beach Food & Wine will celebrate its 6th year by hosting over 250 acclaimed wineries and 100 celebrity chefs! Join them April 4th-April 7th for various wine tastings, cooking demonstrations and one of the most exclusive and unique dining experiences along the picturesque coastline of Monterey County, CA! Read More

Shopikon launches in San Francisco, CA

Explore the city’s treasures like a local!

 

Whether you’re new to the area, just visiting or a local yourself, finding the sweetest spots in such a compact city can be a daunting task if you don’t know where to look. Skipping the chain stores and discovering the city’s independent “hidden” gems couldn’t be easier with Shopikon, an online shopping guide, launching this past week in San Francisco, CA! Read More

Silverado Resort and Spa launches Winemaker Dinner Series

Wine and dine in Napa and meet the winemakers themselves!

 

We all know that several of the best Californian-made wines come from Napa. Aside from Napa though, just who are the people behind these incredible wines? Starting this month, Silverado’s Royal Oak Restaurant in Napa, CA, will host the Winemaker Dinner Series, in which patrons will not only be able to feast on a four-course menu paired with a variety of specific Napa Valley wines but they’ll also be able to meet and interact with the featured winemaker themselves! Read More