Rabelaisian San Francisco Chefs, Food, Wine Week-End, August 6 to August 9

It is not too late to join SF Chefs.Food.Wine on Friday, August 7 for the second day of this cornucopia of tastings in liquid and solid form.

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If you are ready to fork out $150 for the Daily Pass, you can head to Friday's Grand Tasting on Union Square which runs from 12:00 to 3:30 pm.

Local chefs present at the Grand Tasting are:

Paul Arenstam (Americano), Angelo Auriana (Rulli Risto Bar), Chris Cosentino (Incanto), Mark Dommen (One Market), Pablo Estrada (Rose Pistola), Elizabeth Falkner (Citizen Cake/Orson), Damon Hall (Momo’s), Erik Hopfinger (Circa), Hubert Keller (Fleur de Lys), Paolo Laboa (Farina), Jennie Lorenzo (Fifth Floor), Chad Newton (Fish & Farm), Sophiane Benaouda (Grand Cafe), Roland Passot (La Folie), Scott Rodrick (Home), Jason Tallent (Globe), Parke Ulrich (Waterbar), Anne Walker and Kris Hoogerhyde (Bi-Rite Creamery), Mary O'Neil (Beach Chalet and Park Chalet/Lake Chalet), Scott Youkilis (Maverick),Toi Sawatdee (Lemongrass Thai Cuisine), Ryan Farr (4505 Meat), and Hoss Zaré (Zaré at Flytrap).

Amongst the Napa Valley wineries pouring are:

Antica Napa Valley - Antinori Family Wine Estate, Beaulieu Vineyard, Benziger Family Winery, Bourassa Vineyards, Bravante Vineyards, Broman Cellars, Cliff Lede Vineyards, Clos Du Val, Corison Winery, Domaine Chandon, Dutch Henry Winery, Elizabeth Spencer Wines, Elkhorn Peak Cellars, Faust, Fleury Estate Winery, Flora Springs Winery & Vineyards, Flowers Vineyard & Winery, Folie a Deux, Fort Ross Vineyard, Frazier Winery, Freemark Abbey, Grgich Hills Estate, Hartwell Vineyards, Honig Vineyard & Winery, Illumination, Joseph Phelps Vineyards, Ladera Vineyards,  Markham Vineyards, McGrail Vineyards & Winery, Mendocino Farms, Mendocino Wine Co., Meteor Vineyard, Miner Family Vineyards, Newton Vineyard, Oakville Ranch Vineyards, Oberon Wines, Outpost Wines, Paraduxx...

The event runs until Sunday, August 9.

A Rabelaisian week-end!

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