Tag Archive: cheese

Spotted / Larkspur, CA / Fisher’s Cheese + Wine

A peek inside Fisher’s, Marin’s delightful new cheese shop, wine bar, cafe and catering service. Brought to you by the lovely founder of The Cheese School in San Francisco, Kiri Fisher. A great… Continue reading

Spotted / West Marin / Food & Farm Tours

Perhaps my favorite region to explore within proximity of San Francisco is West Marin, and specifically, the area of Point Reyes. An hour drive from the city, you’ll encounter the most picturesque views and farmlands dotted… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Bernal Heights / The Epicurean Trader

Perched along Cortland Ave in Bernal is The Epicurean Trader, a modern day larder full of small batch artisan foods and products, craft spirits, wine and fresh goods including cheeses, cured meats, olive… Continue reading

Spotted / Bay Area / Oakland / Ordinaire

Just discovered this brand new wine bar and wine shop a couple of weekends ago while having brunch in Oakland’s Grand Lake area. They offer a great variety of both local and European… Continue reading

Spotted SF / SOMA / Terroir

This is one of my favorite wine bars anywhere. They specialize in natural and organic wines from around the globe (especially from France), so the selections are unique and ever-changing. You’ll surely be… Continue reading

Spotted / California / Pescadero / Harley Farms

Hello weekend! What fun plans do you have in the mix? Perhaps a trip to Pescadero? I recently took a day trip to this quaint coastal area which is just an hour drive… Continue reading

Spotted / Portland / Woodsman Market

A quaint and charming market located right next to the tavern selling fresh flowers, produce, cheese, meats, sweets, and a variety specialty foods from local and artisanal producers. They also offer daily sandwiches… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Mission / Salumeria

A fairly novel addition to the quieter part of the Mission, this shop offers a great variety of house made salumi, prosciuttos, cheese, other complimentary items + a daily selection of fresh made… Continue reading

Spotted / London / Jumi Cheese

Now this was my favorite spot in all of the market—and it’s heart and center, so you can’t miss it. They offer a couple dozen varieties and encourage tastings of them all. A… Continue reading