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Wednesday | SFGate

Manresa in Los Gatos, Calif., on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.

Capt. Jeremy Davis of the Santa Clara County Fire Department investigates the fire at Los Gatos' Manresa restaurant.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Los Gatos, CA, Fire, Davis, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014


FireWire: "Devastated" David Kinch Vows to Rebuild Manresa

Though he was in New York at the time of yesterday morning's tragic fire , David Kinch rushed back to Los Gatos yesterday to evaluate the damage at his two-Michelin-starred Manresa , telling reporters that he was "devastated," but had every intention of rebuilding.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Los Gatos, CA


Thomas Keller Wire: Beneath a photograph of chef Thomas...

Beneath a photograph of chef Thomas Keller cradling a live chicken, school garden guru Alice Waters recalls a memorable meal she shared with her daughter at Per Se .


Related Topix: Thomas Keller

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Alice Waters on the Future of Food

Over the past half-century, the fast-food industry, aided by government subsidies, has come to dominate the food marketplace.


Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Tossed Greens: Salinas Valley companies are thinking smartTossed...

Tossed Greens: Salinas Valley companies are thinking smart "Thinking big" is not always best.


Related Topix: Salinas, CA, Agriculture, Science, Monterey, CA, Monterey County, CA

Sat Jul 05, 2014

American Thinker

Michelle Obama versus GOP (and kids) on school lunch rules

It's high noon in the lunchroom, as a political battle looms over Michelle Obama's pet project to force school lunches to provide "healthier" meals.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Michelle Obama, Life, Food, Nutrition, Berkeley, CA

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Watch UC President Napolitano Announce New Food Initiative at Edible Schoolyard with Alice Waters

UC President Janet Napolitano announces a new Global Food Initiative at the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley, founded by Alice Waters, also pictured here.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science, UC Berkeley

Bellingham Herald

University of California tackles hunger, nutrition

The former Homeland Security secretary is unveiling an initiative Tuesday to deepen the university's commitment to eradicating hunger and improving nutrition at home and abroad.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Ben Ford Takes THR's Taste Test

Just in time for the Fourth of July, the chef-owner of Ford's Filling Station talks about how his father, Harrison, influenced the DIY approach of his new grilling cookbook.


Related Topix: Culver City, CA, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Dining, Entertainment

McGraw-Hill Construction

Climate Change

Edible Schoolyards first outpost in New York translates Alice Waters's famous agri-cational work to the challenging conditions of the East Coast's landscape.


Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Daily Kos

Ageing Gracefully: California Cuisine

This is the latest edition in a weekly series of diaries that deal with healthy positive approaches to the process of ageing.


Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, Life, Food, Vegetables, Hamburger, Vegetarian, Recipes

Wed Jun 18, 2014


LA Chef's Q & A with Chef Dan Barber about 'The Third Plate'

Recently chef and author Dan Barber was kind enough to provide answers to some questions LA Chef's Column had for him regarding his new book The Third Plate , and his recent interview with Evan Kleiman .


Related Topix: Dining, California, Agriculture, Science


The Classics: Tomasso's, serving wood-fired pizza since 1935

A few years ago there was a monumental North verses South debate about who "invented" the modern pizza.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, Wolfgang Puck, Chefs, Dining

Mon Jun 16, 2014


Alice Waters: The Fate of Our Nation Rests On School Lunches

It was the French Philosopher Brillat-Savarin who wrote "the destiny of nations depends on how they nourish themselves."


Related Topix: Opinion

Sat Jun 14, 2014

Daily Herald

Chef Jeremiah Tower finds third act in Mexico

American chef Jeremiah Tower buys octopus at the Central Market in Merida, Mexico.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Berkeley, CA, Civic Center (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Fri Jun 13, 2014


When Compassion And Profit Go Together: The Case Of Alice Cooper's Manager Shep Gordon

"The three most important things a manager does," says longtime Alice Cooper manager Shep Gordon in a new documentary "is get the money, always remember to get the money, and never forget to always remember to get the money."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alice Cooper, Wolfgang Puck, Life, Food, Chefs

Wed Jun 11, 2014


Certified Delicious

In the middle of a lecture on the second day of class for the new crop of Green String Institute interns, pioneering farmer, gardener and teacher Bob Cannard slams his fist on the handmade picnic table that serves as the outdoor classroom.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Petaluma, CA, Home Gardening, Home


The Next Revolution in Beer Lies in a Return to the Middle Ages

It was shaping up to be a rough night at Amnesia, a perennially packed bar in San Francisco's Mission District.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Life, Food, Local Food, Recipes

Tue Jun 10, 2014


Melisse restaurant holds one-night-only black truffle festival

Fresh black Perigord truffles are one of France's rarest and most prized culinary specialties.


Related Topix: Life, Food Festival, Australia, Oceania, World News,