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Kiko’s Food News, 9.11.14

It’s exciting to see healthier food marketing to kids pursued not only by removing junk food ads and toys, but by creating fun, nutritious snack food aisles in the grocery store: (Professional Search for Knowledge) Big Food skeptics like myself should consider this argument that mega food service providers could be ideally poised to … Continue Reading


 

Kiko’s Food News, 9.5.14

San Francisco will be the first American city to offer a financial incentive for urban farming; starting this week, owners of empty lots could save thousands of dollars a year in property taxes in exchange for allowing their land to be farmed! (San Francisco Chronicle) A Harvard study revealed that … Continue Reading


 

Kiko’s Food News, 8.29.14

Grandma, if you’re reading this, don’t give up your cottage cheese just yet: doctors know that people who eat too much salt should eat less of it, but may be guilty of running too far and too fast in the other direction given that Americans’ average consumption of 3.4 grams … Continue Reading


 

Kiko’s Food News, 8.22.14

Given the over $1 billion of food the US exported to Russia last year, Putin’s ban on American food imports is going to hit our poultry, pork and nut industries hard; food makers, however, claim they’ll be able to redistribute production to other global markets: (Washington Post) The next international exposition, … Continue Reading


 

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gate comme des filles chocolat tastingNovember 24 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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18th Hour - CLOSED THIS WEEKNovember 28 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Worthy Granola tastingDecember 1 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
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DIY Holidays: Handmade ChocolatesDecember 1 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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Feve Artisan Chocolatier tastingDecember 14 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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closed for private eventDecember 14 from 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Vicolo Pizza tastingDecember 14 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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Food Lit Book ClubDecember 15 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Bar Cacao tasting featuring: Ritual Chocolate & Fresco ChocolateDecember 15 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Food Lit Holiday PartyDecember 15 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Kika's Treats tastingDecember 16 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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Dinner Discussion: Drakes Bay Oyster Company - SOLD OUTDecember 16 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Our Doors are Open: Gallery + ShopDecember 21 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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closed for private eventDecember 22 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
gate comme des filles chocolat tastingDecember 22 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th St)
Ocho bar tastingDecember 23 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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18th Hour - CLOSED THIS WEEKDecember 26 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Bruce Cost ginger ale tastingDecember 27 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Marge Granola TastingDecember 28 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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closed for private eventDecember 29 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
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Whole Grain Primer: Quinoa, Rye, Freekah, AmaranthJanuary 6 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Urban Gardening SchoolJanuary 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
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Dinner to Dye ForJanuary 11 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
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Polenta: Sweet and Savory January 12 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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SOLD OUT - Intro to Fermentation with Nishanga BlissJanuary 13 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Movie Night: Babette's FeastJanuary 14 from 7:00pm to 9:30pm
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Tasting Seminar: Olio NuovoJanuary 15 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Sea Fare Pacific tastingJanuary 16 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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18th Hour: Gear Swap!January 16 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Dandelion Chocolate tastingJanuary 17 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Bi-Rite Market, 18th Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
Olympic Provisions tastingJanuary 17 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Bi-Rite Market, 18th Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
SOLD OUT - Producer Dinner: I CliviJanuary 17 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
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closed for private eventJanuary 18 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
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Kika's Treats tastingJanuary 18 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Bi-Rite Market, 18th Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
Good Food Awards beer tastingJanuary 18 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
closed for a private eventJanuary 18 from 4:00pm to 10:30pm
Yes Bar tastingJanuary 18 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Bi-Rite Market, 18th Street, San Francisco, CA, United States
Bernal Cutlery Knife Sharpening in front of Bi-Rite MarketJanuary 19 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Bi-Rite Market 18th Street
SOLD OUT Natural Dye Workshop with Sasha DuerrJanuary 19 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Tasting Seminar: Askinosie ChocolateJanuary 20 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Neal's Yard Dairy: Traditional CheddarJanuary 21 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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closed for private eventJanuary 22 from 7:30am to 3:00pm
SOLD OUT Inexpensive and Incredible: How to Spot Great Value WineJanuary 22 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Marin Living Foods Almond Milk tastingJanuary 23 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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18th HourJanuary 23 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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