Dining Around with Joel Riddell

Saturday   __May 3rd   __ 2014 

Broadcasting live from the Capital of American Gastronomy @joelriddell

www.talk910.com

 

Last Saturday’s Party at home

Rye on the Road – www.RyeontheRoad.com

Bartenders Tristan and Orian / Jon Gasperini and Greg Lundgren * Rye, Rosewood 15Romolo

Tango and Stache www.TangoandStache.com

Kara’s Cupcakes + a Cake! 8 Locations and Delivery! 1-866-554-Cake (2253)  www.KarasCupcakes.com

Ending up at the Stud Bar / Raja from Ru Paul’s Drag Race, Goth night – super fun! www.StudSF.com 399 Ninth at Harrison in San Francisco.

 

 

Guests

 

10:15am

David Lebovitz, Living the Sweet Life in Paris on his new book, “My Paris Kitchen”, Published by TenSpeed Press www.DavidLebovitz.com

 

10:50am

Emily Virgil With Bluxome Street Winery Block Party on Bluxome St. Today – 12-7pm including 21st Amendment www.BluxomeWinery.com

 

11:00am

Tony Gemignani, Proprietor ofTony’s Pizza Napoletana * Winner of the World Cup!

Laura Meyer, Chef of Tony’s Pizza Napoletana * Winner of the International Pizza Competition

Matt Molina, Chef of Capos

Tony’s Pizza Napoletana, 1570 Stockton StreetSFCA415-835-9888 www.Tonyspizzanapoletana.com

Capo’s 641 Vallejo StreetSFCA415-648-7600 www.SFCapos.com

 

11:30am

Susan Coss, Director of Marketing and Pr CUESA www.CUESA.org

Elianna Friedman, Director of CUESA and Bay Leaf Kitchen www.BayLeafKitchen.org

* Center for Urban Education about Agriculture

 

12:00pm

Julio Bermejo  Proprietor with his family of Tommy’s Mexican Restaurant 5929 Geary Blvd between 23rd and 24th415-387-4747 www.TommysMexican.com

 

12:30pm

Jim Roberts, from The Madrones & Sun&Cricket www.TheMadrones.com 

1-707-895-2955

Mendocino Film Festival May 29th – June 1stwww.MendocinoFilmFestival.com

 

12:45pm

Gail Jenner, of Jenner Family Beef 5th Generation Ranching family – ScottValley – Surrounded by the MarbleMountains www.JennerFamilyBeef.com

Slow Food Dinner featuring Jenner Ranch

Monday May 19th at Palio D’Asti Restaurant - 640 Sacramento Street SF

www.PaliodAsti.com415-395-9800

four courses, featuring Beef from Jenner Family Beef and Goat from Marshall Ranch

 

About Last Night

 

Chez Panisse 1517 Shattuck Ave.BerkeleyCA www.ChezPanisse.com 1-510-548-5525

 

Fed Up – directed by Stephanie Soechtig and narrated by Katie Couric

  • With Marion Nestle, Michael Pollen
  • The Challenge – to Sugar Free for 10 days
  • Do you know what sugar free is
  • Have you seen what they serve in the School Lunch PGM?

www.FedUpMovie.com

 

Hotel G – 386 Geary Street (@ Mason) 153 Rooms – 2 year renovation – furnishings each room individual www.HotelGSanFrancisco.com

art work from -

Creativity Explored 3245 16th415-863-2946 www.CreativityExplored.org   

Artists with Developmental Disabilities

  • Commitment to Foster Artistic Development, Inspire creativity, enhance personal identity and challenge attitudes

 

Chipotle Cultivate Festival, Saturday June 7th 2014 in Golden Gate Park www.ChipotleCultivate.com  – Ming Tsai from Hodo, Sarah and Evan Rich from Rich Table, Dennis Lee from Namu Gaji and Magnolia Brewery.

 

Magnolia Pub and Barbeque Restaurant in the Dog Patch * 2505 Thirdst SF www.MagnoliaPub.com

Masonic and Haight * Dave McLean and Dennis Lee

 

Urban Putt 1096 South Van Ness Ave at 22nd in the Mission415-341-1080 www.UrbanPutt.com by Steve Fox, Dan Carr and Chef Dane Boryta

 

Garcon Restaurant, 1101 Valencia Street at 22nd, San FranciscoCA94110 www.GarsonSF.com We just didn’t feel special/ incorrect order / didn’t come by to check on our meals which meant a disappointment.

 

Things on the Way

 

Taste of Portrero www.TasteofPotrero.com

In support of DanielWebsterElementary School

Thursday May 8th2014 – 1999 Bryant street by 18th

* taking place at The New Black www.TheNwBlk.com

* without funding there would be no art, no music, no dance, field trips, Physical Education

* Luke’s Local, Anchor Distilling, Beretta, Comstock saloon, Hog and Rocks, Serpentine, Tacoliscious, and more

 

MontereyBay Aquarium  - Cooking for Solutions at

May 16-18thwww.CookingForSolutions.org

  • Art Smith, Carla Hall, Alton Brown, Yigit Pura, and many more- Super fun – tickets are going fast – I’m staying at the Monterey Plaza Hotel

 

James Beard Foundation Awards- Monday May 5th

Support the foundation here – www.JamesBeard.org

 

May 17th, at the James Beard House

Yoshi Tome and Scott Whitman of Sushi Ran

* Crudo of Albacore, Grilled Yari, Kurobuta pork, Fire-Roasted Big-Eye Tuna and much more

212-627-2308 www.JamesBeard.org

 

* Sushi Ran 107 Caledonia StSausalitoCA415-332-3620 www.SushiRan.com

 

 

 

New, Nearly New and Rumored to be True

 

Molina, 17 Madrona Street, MillValley CA – Executive Chef owner Todd Shoberg www.MolinaRestaurant.com  415-383-4200

 

Dirty Habit, at the Palomar Hotel w David Bazirgan #12 Fourth St, SF 415-348-1555 (Hotel Palomar) www.DirtyHabitSF.com

 

Urban Putt 1096 South Van Ness Ave at 22nd in the Mission415-341-1080 www.UrbanPutt.com by Steve Fox, Dan Carr and Chef Dane Boryta

 

Doukkala, 4905 Telegraph Ave, OaklandCA Moroccan Inspired California Cuisine 1-510-653-8691 www.doukkalarestaurant.com

 

Fogo de chao, Brazilian Steak House, Santana Row * family owned group/ the Gaucho way of preparing meat in Brazil www.FogodeChao.com  408-244-7001

 

Fearless, Howard at Second Street- Laruen Kiino * Red Dog soon to come www.FearlessCoffee.com  415-692-0181

 

Gaspar Brasserie (Parisian inspired) 185 Sutter Street, San FranciscoCA www.Gasparbrasserie.com

 

The Square, NorthBeach by Teague Moriarti and

Matt McNamara of Sons and Daughters www.TheSquareSF.com  415-525-3579

 

Iyasere in Berkeley with Sho Kameo and Monica Kameo www.Iyasare-Berkeley.com  510-845-8100

 

Torc in Napa by Sean O’Toole 1400 Main StreetNapa

www.TorcNapa.com  707-252-3293

 

Magnolia Pub and Barbeque Restaurant in the Dog Patch * 2505 Thirdst SF www.MagnoliaPub.com