Locals have long admired the beef brisket enchiladas and homemade tortilla chips dredged in cotija and chile de arbol sauce at Mamacita and Nopalito. And, yes, every Saturday, lines twist outside for fried rock cod tacos and chilaquiles at Mijita and the Primavera. But now several new Mexican spots are serving up more elegant fare. Check them out the next time you need a taqueria break.
The annual Outside Lands Music Festival in Golden Gate Park came and went this past weekend. Whew. Each day had its own vibe and its own weirdos. In between sets by Kanye, Tom Petty, Disclosure, Jenny Lewis, Big Freedia, and other aural brilliance, we came across a slew of scenes and people that grabbed our attention.
Make your Mad Men fantasies come true in this exceptional A-frame Eichler with open-air atrium, quartz counters, and a large private yard. You'll have to move to Oakland, though.
Through all the different craft cocktail crazes that have swept San Francisco over the years, one particular classic beverage rose above the fray—the rickey. Made with nothing more than Cointreau, lime, and soda, this timeless concoction is the perfect cocktail for everything from lazing around on the grass at Dolores Park to toasting the end of the work week at your favorite watering hole. It's refreshing, it's simple, and it's proof that you've officially moved on from your jungle juice days to the finer things in life.
Unless you were living under a rock, you know that the seventh annual Outside Lands music festival hit Golden Gate Park this weekend. And with it, some of the best people-watching and street style in the city.
Are you guys alive? Last weekend was bonkers, and there’s no end in sight to the SF live music parade.
What’s a sip of Syrah without Spot by your side? Tasting Cabernet Franc is more fun with Fido, and Merlot is merrier with your mutt to keep you company. More and more NorCal wineries are realizing the appeal of being dog-friendly, inviting four legged friends into the tasting rooms, onto the lawns, and for picnics beneath the shade trees. Just don’t let Buster steal the bocce balls.
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