Kiko’s Food News: 12.30.12

Maybe San Francisco’s further from New York City than I thought: this article proposes that the seated dinner party is an endangered pastime, but I refuse to believe that cooking for others is a dying art! (New York Times) I found this list of top over-used...

Meet the Producer: Chris Brockway of Broc Cellars

– November Wine Blitz   ✓ – Thanksgiving                ✓ – December Wine Blitz  __ – Hanukkah                    __ – Christmas                    __ – New Years                   __ Man, the Holidays are moving by quickly! We hope...

Hanukkah Menu 2012

One week until the festival of lights begins! Our kitchen is planning to cook all of your favorites. We’re taking pre-orders for our Hanukkah Menu now–give us a call at 415-241-9760! Please place your order 48 hours in advance of when you’d like to...

Community Corner: November

Our November update on the Bi-Rite Family’s work to build community through food and service. Highlights: Gobble, Gobble! We donated Diestel turkeys to the SF Homeless Prenatal Program, SF Free the Need, and the Medical Respite and Sobering Center, helping multiple...

Kiko’s Food News: 11.23.12

Happy Plaid Friday! Oaklanders founded this holiday as an alternative to the big box store “Black Friday” to promote local and independently owned businesses during the holidays. A trip to a dinner party in Berlin reveals an idea of luxury different from...

Thanksgiving Parking for our Guests: Today and Wednesday

We’re offering Thanksgiving parking for our guests to lighten your load! We’ll validate your receipt when you come here to shop so parking will be free. When: Sunday November 18th and Wednesday November 21st Hours: 10am – 6pm Where: Mission High School Parking Lot...

Tricks of the Thanksgiving Trade

One week from now, we’ll be sitting down to a meal that is, for many of us, our favorite of the year. Here are some tricks I’ve learned as a chef, dad (and grocer!) to make the days leading up to Thanksgiving less stressful. Shopping: Plan Ahead! It would...

Holiday Turkey Preparation Guide

What follows is our authoritative guide to making your bird and side dishes shine! Included are the following recipes and tips (scroll to the bottom for a printable version): Our Tips for Roasting Heritage Turkeys Recipe for Deconstructed Heritage Turkey with Roast...

Le Beaujolais Nouveau est Arrivé!

Every third Thursday in November, France celebrate its favorite wine-drinking holiday: Beaujolais Nouveau harvest!! In towns like Beaujeu and Lyon within the AOC of Beaujolais, the stroke of 12 midnight on November 15th will signal the official release of Beaujolais...

Holiday Party Platters from our Catering Team

I know you have turkey on the brain right now, but Thanksgiving is only the first holiday of the season.  This year our catering department is sure to be busier than last year, so we encourage you to plan your Holiday party early and call us to put in your order as...