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55 Star Starred
Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94105
415-597-6700
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2 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

Using the description of what three stars means, the event was OK. It was well attended, had good energy, and I thought the panelists represented the topic very well. But, I don't know that it was worth the price (especially not the original...continued

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https://tickets.commonwealthclub.org/open.asp?show=2131

Quotes & Highlights

Learn more about the Underground Farmer’s Market and foraging in the Bay Area at ForageSF.
Learn more about the Commonwealth Club’s INFORUM program.
Learn more about SF Cart Project and use their Street Food Finder to find local street food near you at the "SF Cart Project ":http://www.sfcartproject.com/website.

Description

_SF Street Food Update: Underground and Off the Grid _

Matt Cohen, Founder, SF Cart Project (Off the Grid)

Additional panelists TBA

The city’s bursting at the seams with street food, our city blocks featuring everything from trucks selling kimchi tacos to carts wielding bacon créme brulee. What about the other foodie trends working their way up the haute cuisine ladder? INFORUM’s group of epicurean innovators will give you a taste of what’s going on in the culinary underworld. Learn which neighborhood blocks grow the most umami mushrooms as we give you the dirt on foraging. Or maybe you’ll get inspired to go public with your chipotle peanut brittle after hearing about the Underground Farmers Market, a new haven for outlaw urban eaters. Join us for a look at what’s fresh on the alternative food scene, both the trends and the motivations behind them.

About the Ticket Supplier: Commonwealth Club

The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation’s oldest and largest public affairs forum, presenting over 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy.

Founded in 1903, the Commonwealth Club has played host to a diverse and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Erin Brockovich in 2001. Along the way, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates have all given landmark speeches at the Club.