SF Chefs. Food. Wine. – Culinary Event August 6-9, 2009


If you haven’t done so already, now is the time to get out your calendars and mark the weekend of August 6-9 as RESERVED for San Francisco’s premier culinary event- SF Chefs. Food and Wine. With Bay Area’s finest cooking talent including Traci des Jardins, Gary Danko, Joyce Goldstein, Michael Mina, Elizabeth Falkner, Roland Passot, Charles Phan and many more, this is an event not to be missed.

A few of the weekend highlights:


*Rising Star Chef Reunion – Join Tyler Florence while sampling bites from SF’s emerging rising star chefs

*Sunday Morning Sessions –  Coi’s Daniel Patterson and seed preservationist Craig Lindquist explore the flavor and variety of ancient seeds.

*Gala Dinner –  Pioneers from the Bay Area food scene will be honored including Emily Luchetti (pastry chef at Farallon and Waterbar), Judy Rodgers (chef and proprietor of Zuni Café), Patricia Unterman (author and proprietor of the Hayes Street Grill), and Joyce Goldstein (author and restaurateur). Cuisine by Gary Danko and Traci des Jardins.

*Sommelier Awards Luncheon – a tribute to Master Sommelier Larry Stone w/foods paired by Restaurant Michael Mina

Here is the complete list of those participating in San Francisco’s premier gastronomy weekend,

Chef Chair and
Advisory Committee

Joey Altman
Chris Cosentino
Gary Danko
Traci Des Jardins
Elizabeth Falkner
Tyler Florence
David Gingrass
Robert Helstrom
Bruce Hill
Adrian Hoffman
Hubert Keller
Jamie Lauren
Emily Luchetti
Michael Mina
Roland Passot
Charles Phan
Daniel Scherotter
Craig Stoll
Joanne Weir
Laura Werlin
Arnold Eric Wong
Martin Yan

Participating Chefs:
Paul Arenstam
Robert Barker
Bridget Batson
Jan Birnbaum
Patty Blecha
George Chen
Marisa Churchill
Steven Connolly
Cat Cora
Richard Corbo
Patti Dellamonica-Bauler
Ranjan Dey
Mark Dommen
Pablo Estrada
Thom Fox
Andrea Froncillo
Ruggero Gadaldi
Joyce Goldstein
Mark Gordon
Jessica Gorin
Damon Hall
Gerald Hirigoyen
Richard Hodge
Perry Hoffman
Adam Jones
Senthil Kumar
Chris L’Hommedieu
Mourad Lahlou
David Lawrence
John Ledbetter
Brian Leitner
Jesse Llapitan
Jennie Lorenzo
Tim Luym
Louis Maldonado
Joseph Manzare
Peter McNee
Brian O’Connell
Nancy Oakes
Alexander Ong
Mauro Pando
Bruce Paton
Daniel Patterson
Craig Patzer
Gerardo Perez
Scott Peterson
William Pilz
Paul Piscopo
Juan Sandoval
Manoon Sanghad
Toi Sawatdee
Steve Scarabosio
Amaryll Schwertner
Ryan Scott
Michael Siegel
Staffan Terje
Parke Ulrich
Kevin Weber
Scott Youkilis

For more information, visit SF Chefs. Food. Wine.




  1. Annis
    12/06/2009 / 7:14 pm

    I will be there

  2. Manda M.
    19/06/2009 / 10:53 pm

    Hmmm, I may have to come down for this one. Will you be there?

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