October 22, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
As a taco fanatic and descendant of several West Texas cattle ranchers, it was initially quite difficult for me to warm to the idea of vegetarian tacos. But after exhaustive research (aka eating), I am totally hooked. Consider these tacos as inspiration for your Meatless Mondays and Taco Tuesdays.
October 6, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
If hard pressed, I would have to settle on tacos as my Last Supper. So, you can imagine my delight at hearing that for an entire month the B-Team is devoting it’s attentions to this noble Mexican delicacy.
September 19, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
As Indian Summer sets up camp for a few weeks in the Bay Area, my instinct to eat as many tomatoes, melons and stone fruits runs high. To further help this cause, I head directly to Contigo, arguably one of San Francisco's best Spanish restaurants owned by Brett and Elan Emerson. Their menu, billed as “love letter to Spain” features rustic dishes inspired by the vivid flavors of Barcelona. Everything is cooked from scratch using products from local farmers, ranchers and fishmongers.
September 1, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
To kick off Mediterranean month at the B-Team, I’d like to offer you a cocktail, an Ouzo cocktail that is. Ouzo, a Greek spirit distilled from grapes and flavored with anise, is typically served as an aperitif and lends itself well to sipping straight, on the rocks, or my favorite, as a cocktail. If you're fan of anything remotely liquorice or fennel - this should be your next drink!
July 29, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
One of the many benefits of living in California is a vast wealth of superb local wines. Does this make up for the insane state tax rate? Prrobably not, but at the very least you can easily drown your sorrows in a delicious Cabernet.
July 24, 2014 | Posted by Elyse Tirrell
Is it Bobby's delicious new Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, GATO, that has me in the mood or is it the blazing summer heat that has me craving one of my favorite cocktails, SANGRIA? Perhaps it is both! The B-Team is celebrating all things grilling this month and what better drink to serve at an outdoor party than fruity, colorful, refreshing sangria.
July 16, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
This month the B-Team is featuring all-things grilled, whether it’s your backyard BBQ, park side picnic, or costal campsite. And where there's smoke there's s'mores!
July 3, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
You’ve undoubtedly heard of Carolina Barbeque and Texas BBQ but have you ever tried Santa Maria Barbeque? Unlike the aforementioned styles, Santa Maria Barbeque doesn’t involve a long, slow cooking method or sweet sauces, but is instead a menu featuring a well-seasoned California tri-tip cooked over native red oak coals on a special hand-cranked grill, accompanied by pinquinto beans, salsa, green salad, and garlic bread.
June 20, 2014 | Posted by Elyse Tirrell
As Bobby’s personal assistant, I’m often on the go! Uber is an app that’s proven to be an easy, fast, and convenient way to get me where I need to be… and quickly.
June 9, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
Pardon me, can you please pass the Grey Poupon, French’s, Maille, and Beaver Sweet Hot?
May 29, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
In honor of Vegetables Month on BobbyFlay.com, West Coast B-Team member Charlotte March shares two of her favorite spots for veggies - both located in San Francisco's Ferry Building Marketplace.
May 12, 2014 | Posted by Elyse Tirrell
Whether you are a New Yorker, or even just visiting, Citi Bike is something you should absolutely try. Not only is it an adventurous way to explore the city, it’s also a fantastic way to sneak exercise into your day.
April 27, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
When I picture a delicious, hot submarine sandwich, the last thing that comes to mind are spring vegetables. That was until I stumbled upon the newest addition to Merigan Sub Shop's menu.
April 24, 2014 | Posted by Charlotte March
Charlotte March here, reporting from the West Coast with good news for sweet fiends! Now you can enjoy ice cream and the benefits of eating your daily requirement of vegetables at very the same time; or at least that’s what I told myself as I plowed through my second scoop of Humphrey Slocombe's fennel and brown sugar ice cream.