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Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Doggy Bag: The Mitchell's Mystique

Posted By on Tue, Feb 9, 2010 at 6:16 PM

click to enlarge Are you eating your colors? - HOODSCOPE
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Our favorite morsel from the blogs.

Licked: New Hoodscope blogger Anne serves up a triple scoop of Mitchell's, the circa-1953 ice cream joint that, really, should be granted civic landmark status. Anne even whips out her calculator to come up with a figure we won't argue with: "The U.S. enjoys an average of 48 pints of ice cream per person, per year," she blogs, "more than any other country. That's over 30 million pints consumed in San Francisco alone!" Check out Anne's tribute here; then check out SF Weekly food critic Jonathan Kauffman's ode to Mitchell's langka (jackfruit), number 75 on SFoodie's list-in-progress of our 92 favorite local eats.

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