Get SF Weekly Newsletters

Friday, April 24, 2009

Mexicatessens, Meat, Flaming Sushi, and Brian Boitano: The Week in SFoodie

Posted By on Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 5:30 PM

click to enlarge p1_boitano_1208.jpg

Here are some highlights of this week's SFoodie, in case you missed 'em:

• We spotlighted La Palma Mexicatessen (2884 24th St. at Florida), which stocks everything one needs to make a marvelous mole and so much more.

• Our two-part Straight From the Ranch series offers helpful resources for eating locally, from subscribing to meat CSAs and buying networks to purchasing whole beasts and bulk meat.

• Spicy sushi is nothing new, but we found flaming sushi -- where the plate is actually set alight -- at Tataki (2815 California at Divisadero).

• The Bay Area's own Olympic figure skating champion Brian Boitano has just signed on to do a new reality television program -- for the Food Network. With this sort of opportunity, we ask, what would Brian Boitano do?

  • Pin It

About The Author

Tamara Palmer

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Popular Stories

  1. Most Popular Stories
  2. Stories You Missed

Like us on Facebook

Slideshows

  • clipping at Brava Theater Sept. 11
    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"