Liam Mayclem

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Emmy Award winning radio & TV personality Liam Mayclem is best known as the host of EYE ON THE BAY on CBS 5 and  as “The Foodie Chap” celebrating our home grown culinary stars (daily on KCBS). He will soon be seen on the TRAVEL CHANNEL show – “WORLD ACCESS” (FALL 2015).

Every year Liam as Foodie Chap hosts the main stage at EAT DRINK SF – a gathering for our food fans.  Liam also hosts the culinary stage at BOTTLE ROCK NAPA VALLEY. This year he made sushi with CHEF MORIMOTO & SNOOP DOG, tasted fried chicken made by FLAVA FLAV and enjoyed nitrus cocktails concocted by CHEF DOMINIQUE CRENN.

Says Liam: “Ths is one of the highlights of my year, pairing rock stars with rock star chefs, It’s an explosive, unpredictable guaranteed recipe for foodie fun.” The crowd of thousands would agree.

The Foodie Chap can also be seen hosting PLATED:a LIVE chef demo series (May – September) and various cellar events at MACY’s Union Square with culinary stars.

Liam hosts an annual FOODIE CRUISE with CRYSTAL CRUISES taking his foodie followers to places all over:

Asia, Europe, Meditaerranean and beyond.

Known for his “English pipes” Liam endorses and is the voice of;  INFINITI – Bay Area, The Bay Club and JUMPSTARTmd to name just a few.

In his spare time Liam enjoys live concerts and theater, dining out and venturing outdoors and exploring the Bay Area and beyond.

He is also keen fundraiser and has a few favorite charities and organizations;

Family House, Food runners, Project Open Hand, SF & Marin Food Bank. The Northern California Cancer Center, Raphael House and SF CASA.

Hear the weekly Foodie Chap webcast here:

Liam is a keen fundraiser and has a few favorite charities; AIDS Emergency Fund, Project Open Hand and The Northern California Cancer Center.

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Liam Mayclem & Nigella Lawson (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Nigella Lawson – Cookbook Author & TV Personality

Enjoy Liam’s tasty talk with the cook who shows us how to eat without guilt and to enjoy all of life’s food pleasures, to soothe and uplift!


Liam Mayclem & Rebekah Wineburg (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Winemaker Rebekah Wineburg of Quintessa

With experience in the wine-growing regions of California, Oregon, Italy, and New Zealand, Rebekah contributes a worldly perspective to the cultivation and production of luxury wines in Napa.


(L-R) Chef David Murphy, Liam Mayclem & Martin Cate at Whitechapel (credit: Rick Camargo Photography)

Foodie Chap With Martin Cate & Chef David Murphy of San Francisco’s Whitechapel

The pub landlord/bar owner Martin Cate & Chef David Murphy gave Liam a one of a kind tour of their magical gin palace…


Liam Mayclem & Joanne Weir (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Joanne Weir

Enjoy Liam’s tasty talk with a Bay Area culinary treasure Joanne Weir and please try out her delicious Carrot & Anise Soup recipe…


Chef Jeff Banker (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Jeff Banker of Bluestem Brasserie

Enjoy Liam’s tasty talk with Chef Jeff about his extensive culinary journey, Disney days, Michelin stars and more…


Liam & Chef  Creighton Smith (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Creighton Smith of The Inn at Newport in Fort Bragg

Enjoy Liam’s tasty talk with Creighton & Cindi and enjoy the recipe; Stuffed dates wrapped in bacon. A perfect app for guests right now!


Chef Cat Cora w/ Liam Mayclem  (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Cat Cora

Liam sits down with celebrity “Iron Chef” Cat Cora during a Macy’s culinary council food demo + they share a recipe for Greek Cinnamon Stewed Chicken…


Liam Mayclem & Chef Marc Dym's Abalone (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Chef Marc Dym Shares Abalone & Chardonnay w/ The KCBS Foodie Chap, Liam Mayclem

Explore the Mendocino Coast with Liam & Chef Dym and try out his amazing recipe for abalone…


Liam Mayclem & Chef David Bazirgan (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With David Bazirgan, Executive Chef at Dirty Habit

Chef Baz & Liam met at DIRTY HABIT for their Foodie Chap chat. They shared a tasty recipe with us; “Lamb Buns” – to die for!!


Liam Mayclem & Chef Lizzie Binder (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Lizzie Binder

On the menu a hearty, wholesome South African dish “Chakalaka & Goat Cheese Mielie Bread” …. it’s one of those can’t just have one serving dishes…



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