SF Somellier Shares The Art Of Drinking ProseccoConsulting Sommelier at 'Frances' in San Francisco, Iris Rowlee shares a few of her favorite bottles of prosecco with Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego and explains the art of this much-loved sparkling Italian white wine.
Oakland Chef Offers 'Pay-As-You-Can' Caribbean Cuisine, Soothing Bush Tea During Coronavirus LockdownDuring the coronavirus lockdown, renowned chef Sarah Kirnon, owner of Miss Ollie's Caribbean Restaurant in the Swan Marketplace was offering a sliding scale menu on Tuesday, making sure her patrons were well, and well-fed.
Luke Barr Mixes Up Some Great Cocktails With NEFT VodkaNEFT Vodka's mixologist and brand ambassador Luke Barr stopped by Bay Area Focus and showed Michelle Griego how to make a couple of cocktails to cap off the show.
Shake Shack Coming To Oakland, Safeway Store Gets Caught Selling Booze To MinorsHere's the latest in Oakland food news -- Shake Shack is opening downtown, Jack London Square is set to get a new outdoor "margarita garden," a vegan-oriented cafe is targeting Pill Hill and a popular Safeway store has lost its ability to sell liquor.
Isla Vida, Udon Time and Laundré's Cafe Say Goodbye; Eat Drink SF Fest Returns Next WeekHere's the latest in SF food news. In this edition, we round up a trio of closures and share intel on an impending food festival.
BACA Winemaker Shares Her Favorite Summertime RosésSummertime means summer wine, and rosé is the perfect match. BACA Wine CEO Jennifer Brown shares some of her favorites with Bay Area Focus.
Robert Mondavi, Opus One Ranked Among The Top Wineries In The World Two Napa Valley wineries associated with the famed Mondavi family -- Robert Mondavi and Opus One -- have been named among the world's best wineries, but they didn't top the list.
SF Eats: Country-Themed Bar Westwood Opens In The Marina, Slingshot Opens In The TenderloinA new breakfast and burger joint opens in the Tenderloin, a country-themed bar with a mechanical bull opens in the Marina and a Korean-inspired drinking den will soon become an Italian eatery in the Mission.
The 5 Best Breweries In BerkeleyHoodline crunched the numbers to find the top breweries in Berkeley, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.
San Francisco's Top 5 Bubble Tea SpotsHoodline crunched the numbers to find the top bubble tea spots around San Francisco, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best places to venture next time you're on the hunt.
Winter Fancy Food Show Brings Bugs, Male-Boosting Honey To The TableFoodies will delight here, but if bugs or male-boosting honey are among your culinary needs, the Winter Fancy Food Show at San Francisco’s Moscone Center was also the place for you.
What's Brewing On The San Francisco Bar Scene?Want to check out the newest bars in San Francisco? You're in luck: we've kept track of the freshest locations for boozy libations. Here are three recent arrivals to keep in mind the next time you're in search of a state-of-the-art speakeasy near you.
San Francisco's Top 5 Wine Tasting Rooms To VisitFall is the most popular season for wine tasting, and while a trip to Napa to visit wineries in person is the quintessential Northern California vacation, there are also plenty of great tasting rooms closer to home.
5 New Food And Drink Destinations In San Francisco's Mission DistrictInterested in discovering the newest eateries to open in the Mission? From a fancy Italian establishment to a humble arepa outpost, read on for the freshest food and drink havens to arrive in this area of San Francisco.
Eat, Drink, Explore: 5 New Spots In Downtown BerkeleyLooking to find out about the newest places for food and drinks in downtown Berkeley? From a vegan eatery to a seafood restaurant, read on for a rundown of the newest hot spots to open for business in this part of Berkeley.