The Chez Panisse chef wants her own show, while a restaurant review site retools its features.
Plus: heirloom apples hit the market, the inventor of boxed wine dies, and the cupcake backlash crosses the ocean.
Plus: food photography on the rise, and Monkey Bar seating charts drive a man to quit, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: Madison Park gets a visit from a Food Network star, and Alice Waters eyes television, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: an alliterative request, and a hunt for McRibs, all in our weekly message board roundup.
Nine more businesses join a legal battle against a restaurant review site and mobile caterers complain about their jobs.
• Anderson Valley Brewing Company, the makers of Boont Amber, has been sold. [Bottoms Up] • Japanese burritos sort of look like Mission burritos. [Mission Mission] • Picoso Taqueria in Berkeley sells artisanal jello molds. [SFist] • Four finalists in...
Plus: package recipes get adventurous, and March Madness as a sales boost, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: March Madness benefits restaurants, and a Dunkin' Donuts protest, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: the Yelp lawsuit grows, and March Madness benefits restaurants, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: Khayam lacks oomph, and Grill 23 for non-foodies, all in our weekly message board roundup.
• For the next month, Ame is serving a special Japanese delicacy: hirezake, which is hot sake steeped in blowfish fin. It's $15 for six ounces. (And we suppose that doesn't count as an infusion?) [Zagat Buzz] • How to...
Plus: Canadian beer hijinks, and an alternative to Oktoberfest, all in our morning news roundup.
• Two firms bring a new class action lawsuit against Yelp this week in SoCal, charging that the site extorted money from a veterinary hospital in order to remove negative reviews. [TechCrunch, Earlier] • A hot deal in far-off Presidio...
Tim Burton took a cue from a TV toque and a famous club is sued by a more famous club.
Plus: High-end chefs turn to canned seafood, and liquor companies worry about pricing, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: 'Iron Chef' hits Europe, and New Yorkers want grocery-store wine, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: Iron Chef hits Europe, and craft brewers step up tours, all in our morning news roundup.
The SF Weekly critic takes on Sietsema's Henny Penny attitude toward web-based criticism.