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Ferry Building
1 Ferry Building San Francisco, CA 94111
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Keep in mind SF by the water is always cold, but if it's sunny you WILL burn even if it doesn't seem that warm. I recommend wearing layers and also sunscreen.
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The weather was Cold and windy. I wore A jacket and scarf. .
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Edible Excursions' "Ferry Building and Farmers Market" Food Tour
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3.8 average rating
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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 20 2010

I thought the tour was interesting but not what I expected. I was hoping for more about cooking, food pairing, and useful food tips. There was a lot of tasting at the shops - most we were already familiar with. Interesting who's who info about...continued

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attended Sep 04 2010

i didn't know about a 10 per cent discount. finding the tour was difficult. she did not have a geen bag as advertsed.

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13 reviews
-2 stars
attended Sep 27 2011

Very informative and fun outing. Foods and their history was interesting and delicious. Vendors were friendly and knowledgeable. Guide was gracious, knowledgeable and friendly. Only suggestion--have chocolates and wine at the end--offer...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Lisa Rogovin of [Edible Excursions] has built a mini empire of touring Bay Area foodie hotspots.” —SFWeekly.com

“Lisa’s the new name in town for custom culinary excursions in and around California’s San Francisco Bay.” — Incentive

Description

The San Francisco Ferry Building Marketplace and Farmers Market Tour includes local, seasonal tastes from artisans and farmers. Local epicurean concierges lead food lovers into the heart of of the Bay Area food scene for a culinary exploration that has San Franciscans buzzing about their city’s famous landmark in a whole new way. Witness for yourself the abundance and variety of fresh, organic products available for your enjoyment at the Marketplace and to take home. Please wear comfortable shoes.

Flavor experiences may include:

- Celebrity chef Chris Cosentino’s house cured fennel salame and freshly made mortadella at Boccalone Salumeria

- Decadent artisanal chocolates from Recchiuti Confections and Scharffen Berger where guests learn the difference between chocolatier and chocolate maker

- Award winning, organic cheese from Cowgirl Creamery

- Freshly baked Frog Hollow Farm tartlets made with seasonal fruits and vegetables grown on their farm in Brentwood, California

- The best French macarons in California from Miette Patisserie

- Acme Bread Company’s deliciously sweet and sour breads which so many local chefs prefer

Outside at the Farmer’s Market, your Epicurean Concierge will introduce you to specialty producers and tastes of their most luscious seasonal wares – fruits, pickles, preserves and chutneys, and savory pastries.

(Tour stops are subject to change based on availability.)