While SFFW is known for its lively culinary battles, this event is strictly about sharing cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and sweet bites adapted from the book by Mourad Lahlou (Aziza), Louis Maldonado (Aziza), Melissa Chou (Aziza), Elisabeth Prueitt (Tartine Bakery), Chris Kronner (Bar Tartine), Jennifer Puccio (Marlowe), Jacques Bezuidenhout (Fifth Floor/Kimpton), Morgan Young (Fifth Floor), Jake Godby (Humphry Slocombe), Sean Vahey (Humphry Slocombe), Christa Manalo (Beretta), Adam Timney (Starbelly), Richie Nakano (Hapa Ramen), Bridget Batson (Gitane), and Jennifer Musty (Batter Bakery). Omnivore Books will have a pop-up shop to sell copies of the book, and Hesser will gladly sign.
The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Ultimate Potluck Cocktail Brunch
When: Sun., Nov. 7, 1-3 p.m.
Where: Ferry Building (One Ferry Building at Embarcadero)
Tickets: Purchase online; 21+