Archive for August, 2009

Posted on August 31st, 2009 by by Jesse

Eat Real Fest Pictures

You can always go full on food and beer porn, and view them all in full-screen.


Posted on August 31st, 2009 by by Jesse

Barrel Aged Beer & Cheese

The SF Beer & Cheese club met up again this past weekend to pour some barrel aged beers paired with some tasty cheese .  Barrel aging tends to lead to big, bold beers, so our hosts Jason and Morgan put out a great spread of funky cheeses and tasty treats that would compliment our oaked […]

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Posted on August 26th, 2009 by by Jesse

SF Food Wars Mac N Cheese

The inaugural run of the SF Food Wars event was great fun, both to cook for and indulge in.  My entry, Bourbon Duck Cheddar Mac ‘n Cheese  was extremely well received, and we had a few people come back to taste “just to make sure it really was their favorite.”  Here it is, in all […]

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Posted on August 24th, 2009 by by Jesse

SF Street Food Festival Pictures

All in all, a mixed bag.  It was crowded, expensive, and with long lines for food that wasn’t exactly street food.  Yet the crowds were docile and friendly, the food delicious, and in spite of all of the problems, it seemed like a good time was had by all. A few pictures from the day: […]

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Posted on August 20th, 2009 by by Jesse

Notoberfest Planning

We’re throwing a party, and it’s going to be a good one. Beer & Nosh is teaming up with some of your favorite local food producers to put on a fun afternoon centered around collaborative food and beer. Teaming up for this party: Ryan Farr & the 4505 Meats Team –  Ryan will be bringing his […]

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Posted on August 17th, 2009 by by Jesse

Nob Hill Tavern, Las Vegas

I recently was dragged out into the desert, for a weekend of stuffing myself silly, enjoying an open container policy, and loosing not too much money at the blackjack table.  Las Vegas easy to beat up on – everything feels manufactured, inauthentic, loud and obnoxious. So, when dining at Michael Mina’s San Francisco themed restaurant […]

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Posted on August 6th, 2009 by by Jesse

City Beer Store

Support your local bottle shop.  Mine is City Beer Store.   What’s yours?


Posted on August 3rd, 2009 by by Jesse


Since I can’t eat at Flour & Water every night, it’s important to keep checking out new places in the Mission. Th is especially true for one that prominently features German lagers. Schmidt’s is the latest addition to San Francisco’s burgeoning German food scene, joining the likes of Suppenküche and Walwerk. So, how does this new […]

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Posted on August 2nd, 2009 by by Jesse

Colbert on the Presidential Beer Summit

Steven covers what your beer choice says about you, as well as foreign ownership of popular American brands.  Easiest blog post ever. The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c White House Beer Summit

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