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It is my pleasure to announce that beginning today, we are making a large selection of Bi-Rite Market products available for delivery in San Francisco through our new partner, Instacart. Many of you have spoken to me personally about your requests for delivery options, and we are thrilled to provide a flexible and convenient way … Continue Reading


 
Rose

Bent Into Shape

The other night I was with a group of cheesemonger pals sampling a platter of the current offerings at Mission Cheese on Valencia Street. I excitedly pointed out Bent River Camembert, a beauty that had landed on the shelves at 18th Street some weeks back and is still showing beautifully, … Continue Reading


 

Kiko’s Food News, 7.17.14

Through National Geo’s beautiful photography and Traci McMillan’s justice-oriented storytelling, this article reveals how the suburbs are one of many places where poverty is on the rise and a new face of hunger is being revealed: (National Geographic) The CDC encourages workers to stay home if they’re sick, but that’s … Continue Reading


 
Matt R.

Vinos de Mezcal: Tradition and Terroir in Oaxaca‏

The roasted maguey plant (pronounced mah-gay), or agave, has been a staple of the Oaxacan diet for thousands of years. Whether or not native Mexicans learned to distill before the Spanish conquest is debated, but the Spaniards do get credit for bringing Filipinos to Central America via the Manila/Acapulco shipping … Continue Reading


 

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What Sommeliers Drink When They're Picking Up the TabMarch 16 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Dinner Discussion: Mindful MeatsMarch 21 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Invo Coconut Water tastingMarch 22 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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Yes Bar TastingMarch 22 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Canning Intensive: Preserving the First of Spring March 23 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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Flavors of the Middle EastMarch 24 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The Joy of Mindful Cooking: Spring Cleaning March 25 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Community Dinner: Violetta's PosoleMarch 26 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Fundraising Dinner: Butcher, Baker & Candlestick MakerMarch 29 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Kusmi Tea tastingMarch 30 from 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Easter in Umbria March 30 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
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Urban Gardening SchoolApril 9 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Clarine's Florentines tastingApril 11 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Three Trees Nutmilk tastingApril 11 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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Urban Gardening SchoolApril 12 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
Bi-Rite Creamery tastingApril 12 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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Chicken Butchery April 12 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Ritual Coffee tastingApril 13 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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Rip Van Waffle TastingApril 13 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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SOLD OUT - Egg PrimerApril 13 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
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Cheddar: Wrapped and WaxedApril 14 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
CANCELED: Tasting Seminar: Sherry & MadeiraApril 15 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Beer Workshop: MaltApril 16 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Dandelion Chocolate tastingApril 18 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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Koeze Peanut Butter tastingApril 18 from 3:30pm to 7:00pm
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Vegetable Prints with Jennifer KindellApril 19 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Invo Coconut Water tastingApril 19 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Bernal Cutlery Knife Sharpening in front of Bi-Rite MarketApril 20 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
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SOLD OUT - Inexpensive and Incredible: How to Spot Great Value WineApril 21 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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SOLD OUT - The Power of ShioKojiApril 22 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Marin Living Foods Almond Milk tastingApril 23 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
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closed for private eventApril 23 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Community Dinner: Vegetable KormaApril 23 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Kevita tastingApril 24 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
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Spring Wine Blitz Preview TastingApril 24 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Evolution Juice tastingApril 25 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
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Yes Bar tastingApril 25 from 2:30pm to 5:00pm
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Wool, Leather, BonesApril 25 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm
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Food Lit Book Club: April-JuneApril 27 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Meet Your Organic Coffee FarmerApril 28 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Gate comme des filles artisan chocolate tastingMay 2 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Dinner Discussion: Local Olive OilMay 2 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Gluten-Free Pasta Primer May 4 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
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Tortilla Traditions May 5 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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SOLD OUT - Basic Knife SkillsMay 6 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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SOLD OUT - Urban Gardening SchoolMay 7 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm
18th HourMay 8 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
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Bar Cacao Craft Chocolate TastingMay 9 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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closed for private eventMay 9 from 6:00pm to 12:00am
Gate comme des files tastingMay 9 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Invo Coconut Water tastingMay 10 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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Urban Gardening SchoolMay 10 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
Bi-Rite Creamery Strawberry Rhubarb Pie tastingMay 10 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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FARM SCHOOL 2014May 14 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Chunky Pig Bacon Caramel Corn tastingMay 16 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Flavors of Andalucia May 16 from 6:00pm to 9:30pm
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