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Patricia Unterman on Manhattan


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Patricia Unterman on Manhattan

Melanie Wong | Nov 12, 2000 06:59 PM

What do you think about Ms. Unterman's view on San Francisco vs. Manhattan dining? In today's SF Examiner magazine (link below ) she says, "Manhattan, irrepressibly urban, a world cultural center, and emotionally more connected to Europe than the California coast, develops its culinary ideas first and worries about the ingredients second. . . the New York culinary establishment believes that a talented chef can make a silk purse out of a sow's ear, while in Northern California our most influential culinary heroes only care to make a silk purse out of the purest silk."


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