Dining Around with Joel Riddell

Saturday   __April 26th  __ 2014 

Broadcasting live from the Capital of American Gastronomy @joelriddell






Anne Moses of Patz & Hall  www.PatzHall.com

Sonoma House Salon  21200 – 8th Street East, Sonoma



Josey Baker, Baker and author of “Josey Baker Bread, published by Chronicle books.

The Mill, 736 Divisadero Street SF (Fulton & Grove) www.TheMillSF.com  




Hank Shaw, Hunter, Angler, Gardener Cook, Author of "Hunt Gather Cook", and his more recent book "Duck, Duck, Goose", published by TenSpeedPress.




Brady Lowe, Founder of Cochon555

Michael (Sully) Sullivan, Head Butcher of Cochon555

Sunday April 27th4-8pm at The Ritz CarltonSan Francisco  - 600 Stockton st sf ca


Chefs include; David Bazirgan, Kim Alter, Mark Liberman, Richie Nakano, Michael Rotondo, Thomas McEntee, Dennis Lee



Connie Green proprietor of WineForest Wild Foods and author of The Wild Table with chef Sarah Scott www.WineForest.com  * on wild foods and Foraging



Bob Diener Co-Founder of www.GetaRoom.com  Travel industry expert with nearly 30 years of experience - summer travel season is on the way!  



Back from Toronto and LondonCanada


Air Canada www.AirCanada.com

United www.United.com

Hertz www.Hertz.com

  • Vs Avis from a few weeks ago (not so good)


Luckee by Susur Lee *a dim sum restaurant

328 Wellington StreetToronto416-935-0400 www.LuckeeRestaurant.com


Lee by SuSur Lee – 601 King Street West, Toronto On M5V 1M5 www.Susur.com

Momofuko Daisho at the Shangri-La 

* also milk bar and noodle bar and more

3rd floor of 190 University AveToronto on www.Momofuku.com/Toronto/daisho


Michaels on the Thames- 1 York Street, LondonOntarioCanada1-519-672-0111


* Owner operator Brian Stewart, GM Joelle Lees, Executive Chef Dennis Clavette.


Azalina Eusope www.Azalinas.com   


Fearless, 303 Second at Harrison Street

Owner chef Lauren Kiino – open Wednesday April 23rd from 7am-5pm / Sat and Sunday 8a-3pm www.FearlessCoffee.com

(also on the way, the Red Dog)



Mothers Day round up Sunday May 11th!

Special menus and buffets for that special person

See the Mothers Day Post


Things on the Way


Taste of Potrero 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


American Homebrewers Association event - Saturday April 26th – today – 1pm-4pm

Heretic Brewing Company, 1052 Horizon DriveFairfieldCA www.HomeBrewersAssociation.org  

*Events across the nation – including Fairfield


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


MontereyBay Aquarium  - Cooking for Solutions at

May 16-18th


  • 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


Today! The 7th annual DogFest– at DubocePark, in SF

Including Daniel Handler, the official representative of Lemony Snicket, there is a dog show, things for kids to do-

  • benefit for the McKinleyElementary School
  • * Boccolone, Davids Tea, Wag Hotels, Escape from NY pizza, Whole Foods markets and more – AND there is a Rescue Zone