In Search of Good Food

posted February 1, 2009

“A documentary film tour of California’s emerging sustainable food system.”

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flyer_v1In Search of Good Food is holding a benefit dinner on February 7th – check if out if you’re in California!

The Second Benefit Dinner for In Search of Good Food

Saturday, February 7th, 2009 7-10 pm
Million Fishes Art Collective

Leif Hedendal (The Secret Cafe, Noise In My Kitchen, Greens Restaurant) will serve several courses of wintery vegetarian delicacies using produce freshly plucked from local farms, urban gardens, and foraging conspiracies.

The provisional menu:

Purple potato crisps with celeriac-horseradish-brown butter puree

Chiogga beet crostini with Andante chevre, Bolinas stinging nettle, walnut

Borlotti bean soup with artichoke, leek, dinosaur kale, anise bulb, sage

Annabelle’s pumpkin with roasted shallots, tahini cauliflower, baby golden turnips

baby lettuces, chicories, cresses, cara cara and blood orange, olio nuovo

California farmstead cheeses

Sierra Beauty apple galette

Michael Recchiuti chocolates


The night will also feature live klezmer by Isabel Douglas and Aaron Kierbel, a preview of the in-progress movie, and local sustainable food champion guest speaker Bu Nygrens, co-manager of Veritable Vegetable.

Tickets are $40-100 sliding scale, and may be bought through

Please write insearchofgoodfood [at] with any questions. Also, we are looking for cooking/set-up volunteers (with kitchen experience preferably!); free dinner is of course included. To volunteer write cavolonero [at]

Take care, eat well!