Desserts, Bakeries, and Chocolate Worth the Drive to Napa Valley
For sugar lovers, a good dessert, pastry, or wine and chocolate pairing can mean the difference between a perfect day and a sour escapade.
Marin's Homeward Bound graduates six culinary professionals tonight
We hear a lot about homelessness during the holidays. Food drives abound. Pictures of the less fortunate find their place on pages previously hosting celeb dish as editors pull holiday heartstrings, highlight stories once buried, attempting to bring life to those in need.
Bocuse d'Or: French Laundry Chefs Will Compete in 2015 Bocuse d'Or
Big news on the Bocuse d'Or front: French Laundry executive sous chef Philip Tessier will represent Team USA in the 2015 competition in Lyon along with his commis Skylar Stover , French Laundry's chef de partie.
Awards Season: Team USA for the 2015 Bocuse...
Team USA for the 2015 Bocuse d'Or has been announced, and once again, it's drawn from the Thomas Keller talent pool.
The Village Voice
Martha's Andres Valbuena: Pop-Up Restaurants Are Like an Embryo -- They Need to Become a Person
Martha chef Andres Valbuena loves a challenge. The Venezuela native set out to travel after a short-lived career in graphic design, landing kitchen jobs with internationally acclaimed chefs like Thomas Keller at the French Laundry, James Beard Award-winning Florida chef Michael Schwartz, and Andoni Luis Aduriz at Basque country's Mugaritz.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Christmas In Alsace with Chef Hubert Keller
It's a Christmas celebration with star chef Hubert Keller who is taking viewers on a special culinary journey to his homeland of Alsace.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
All Things Digital
Tech Billionaires Throw an Oscar Night for Science Nerds
It was a red-carpet, black-tie affair at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif., on Thursday evening, an exclusive gala replete with stars of stage, screen and science? It was no film premiere, though you'd hardly be faulted for mistaking it for one.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Strip Scribbles: L.V. chef Shirley Chung wins $10,000 and immunity on 'Top Chef'
Our Mandalay Bay star chef Hubert Keller set the "Top Chef" Season 11 cheftestants an unusual coffee challenge on location in New Orleans.
Wire: Justin Cogley Gets Grand Chef Nod; Comal's Spinoff Plans
Congratulations are in order for chef Justin Cogley of Aubergine in Carmel, who's just been awarded the Relais & Chateaux's Grand Chef Award for 2014.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Strip Scribbles: Christmas at Bellagio; L.V. chef Shirley Chung on 'Top Chef'
The magic of the holiday season has taken over Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens , transforming it into a glistening winter wonderland with the Strip's largest indoor holiday tree.
My lunch at the French Laundry
A dinner will cost $270, which includes service charge but no extras or wine. Is it worth the price? After all, Meals on Wheels can provide about 50 meals for the price of one lunch or dinner at the French Laundry.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Salazar sets opening date in Gateway Quarter
Chef Jose Salazar's restaurant, called Salazar, will open this month. The chef is planning to start serving food December 19, at his spot in the Gateway Quarter on the corner of 14th and Republic.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
'The haters spur me on': Michelin-starred Tom Sellers on being this year's hottest property
He's tatooed, brash and a target for the "haters". Meet Tom Sellers, the 26-year-old Michelin-star winner who a year ago was hosting pop-ups Susie Mesure writes interviews, news and features for the Independent on Sunday, Independent and i, and has done for the last ten years or so give or take two lengthy maternity leaves.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Influential California Chef Judy Rodgers Leaves Behind a Legacy of Simple Perfection
California chefs at Zuni CafA© in the 1980s. Left to right: Kathi Riley, Judy Rodgers and James Beard.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas chef Shirley Chung continues run on Bravo's 'Top Chef'
Our former Guy Savoy, Thomas Keller and Jose Andres chef Shirley Chung continues on with the tough challenges that are slowly eliminating her competitors on "Top Chef" NOLA Season 11. Shirley was named one of the Top Three favorites on last week's episode of the hit Bravo series being judged by our own Las Vegas star chefs Tom Colicchio and Emeril ... (more)
Hansel Wine Bar & Bistro puts French spin on old Zazu space in Santa Rosa
It didn't take long for the empty Zazu space in Santa Rosa to find a new purpose.
Vancouver pastry chefs divulge their passion plays
For years, many celebrities in the U.S. and elsewhere have been open about being gay.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Cookbooks for the foodie on your gift list
I know, I know. Earlier this year I said we don’t really use cookbooks for recipes anymore, what with the millions of recipes online.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Endive's Rise to Cream of the Crop
Rich Collins' future was told to him as a dish of braised endive cooked on the stove: "This is what you ought to grow! I pay four bucks a pound for it."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Red Eggs and Ham: Holiday Dining in New York
White truffles on display in New York. Thomas Keller's Per Se charges $175, service-included, for the seasonal specialty.