JAMES BEARD & IACP DRAPE LAURELS AT BG MEMBERS’ FEET!

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It is food award season! It is no surprise to us that Butcher’s Guild members are among the innovators and educators of the movement and that has been reflected in the award announcements in the past few weeks. Both James Beard and IACP have recognized many BG-ers as finalists for regional best chef and cookbook […]

Atlantic Post Butchers The Truth About Meat [and we respond]

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A recent Atlantic blog post by James McWilliams got our ire up! Not only because he insults a BG member, Berlin Reed, but because his sloppy reporting takes swipes at the work of all good butchers. THE IMAGE WILL LINK YOU TO THE ARTICLE. Below is our response, followed by Berlin Reed’s response. Here is […]

BG & Revival in Berkeley Team Up To Bring You Lots And Lots of GOAT!

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Goat Dinner At Revival Revival Bar & Kitchen Berkeley, CA [TICKETS] The Butcher’s Guild is co-hosting a gorgeous dinner of goat, raised by one of our favorite producers. Come celebrate a farm hero, McCormack Ranch! Jeannie McCormack will be there to share a five-course dinner. We can’t wait to dig in. 6:30pm Cocktail Hour with […]

The New Yorker Goes To Lindy & Grundy

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Charming and personal visit to BG Charter Members Lindy & Grundy in Los Angeles, Ca. by The New Yorker’s Dana Goodyear. Read the ¬†article on The New Yorker’s site here. FEBRUARY 1, 2012 LINDY & GRUNDY: THE BUTCHERING WOMEN OF L.A. Posted by¬†Dana Goodyear A year ago, I met Erika Nakamura and Amelia Posada, a […]

Eater Interviews BG Member Todd Mussman

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Eater National’s One Year In series explores the state of affairs after a year of the sometimes harrowing beginnings of a restaurant. We were so happy to read about the good year that our Atlanta member, Todd Mussman, and his partners have had with their second restaurant, Local Three.   Local Three: Chris Hall, Todd […]

For Cooks Only: An Essay Contest To Stage At Incanto With Chris Cosentino

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Chris Cosentino’s Head To Tail dinners have become myth. Every year he opens up two stage positions to professional cooks, who are ready to work very, very hard and learn fast (but learn, you will!) for five days. Below are the details from Chris’s blog. Go here to check it out on his site. This […]

NYT Makes The Case For Supporting Local Butchers

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Florence Fabricant wrote this piece for the New York Times last November but upon reading it again, we felt the desire to share it. Fabricant makes the case for local butchers and we love hearing that we aren’t the only ones doing it! It is isn’t just about the values of local sourcing, it is […]

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