Category: The Trucks

Food Truck Bucket List: Fried Egg I’m In Love

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In honor of being one week away from my trip to Portland for Food Truck Dates and reviewing the food truck cart (what it’s known as in PDX) scene, this week I’m highlighting a food truck that has been on my bucket list for some time – Fried Egg I’m in Love. Said truck is on my food truck dream list for three reasons: 1) I love the punny Cure ... read more

17th May 2013

Food Truck Bucket List: Bacon Jam Fries from The Peached Tortilla

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This week’s Food Truck Bucket List (Friday!) is sponsored by my excitement in buying tickets to Austin for Food Truck Dates and alllllll the food trucks I can possibly eat at in four days! I’ll be heading to Austin June 4-8th, and I’m ooohhhhh so excited to spend four days focused on Austin’s famous food truck scene. You can tell when I’m excited because I start to drawl out vowels ... read more

8th March 2013

Food Truck Bucket List: Ajumama Food Truck

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It’s Friday, Friday, Friday, and that means it’s time for Food Truck Bucket List Friday! This weekend is my birthday, so I’m heading south for a mini road trip with my five best San Francisco girl friends to stay a night in Monterey, California. We’re piling in a suite with a fireplace and feather beds, and going to drink some wine and hotel hot tub it up after our dinner ... read more

11th January 2013

Food Truck Bucket List: Short Leash Hot Dogs w/ Cracker Jacks [+RECIPE]

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via @sabol74 on Instagram Happy Friday lovers! This weekend I’m going to Bay Area Brew Fest with dozens of local brews and food trucks on Saturday, and then catching the Seahawks vs. Redskins playoff game on Sunday, mostly because I want to put my Seahawks jersey on and drink beer with boys. What are youuuuu doing? This week’s Food Truck Bucket List Friday takes us to hot and sticky Phoenix, Arizona ... read more

4th January 2013

Food Truck Bucket List: Duffeyrolls Served Out of an Old VW Van

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This week’s Food Truck Bucket List Friday takes us to Denver, Colorado and a food truck that started in 1986 –  before street food was a trend. Nick Ault and Jim Duffey started serving their Duffeyrolls cinnamon rolls out of a push cart on the streets of Denver. Now a local staple for Denver residents and what one of the cofounders calls “the Grey Poupon of cinnamon rolls,” they own three ... read more

22nd December 2012

Food Truck Bucket List: Ms P’s Electric Cock

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I’m starting a new blog series on Fridays! It’s called Food Truck Bucket List Friday where I’ll share a food truck I want to try in the wide food truck world outside San Francisco. If you have a food truck in your city that you love or has a super yummy dish that can’t be missed, let me know about it! This week’s Food Truck Bucket List Friday destination is Austin, ... read more

14th December 2012

The Famous Heartbreak Hot Dogs of Mavili Food Truck in Athens, Greece (not Georgia)

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As I previously wrote in Food Truck Date #4: The Epic Greek Rendezvous, I was able to track down food trucks while in Athens, Greece for a Food Truck Date. Who knew this food truck phenom stretched over our borders and across the world too?! Kinda makes me want to eat at food trucks all over the world. (250 food truck dates, here I come). When researching food trucks in ... read more

5th November 2012

Food Truck-oween with FunCheap SF

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Last night FunCheapSF hosted a rockin’ Halloween party at SoMa StrEatFood Park in partnership with Lyft (my favorite mode of transportation to my dates) and Trumer Pils beer. Even though it was a little rainy in San Francisco, it was the perfect outdoor venue for a Halloween party – lots of space, tons of 20- and 30-somethings, good grub, pumpkin sangria, $2 beers, skeeball, adult trick o’ treatin, and a ... read more

2nd November 2012

Del Popolo Pizza Food Truck & Off the Grid’s Picnic at Presidio

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For the month of October only, Off the Grid has launched a “Picnic at Presidio” food truck event on Sundays at the Presidio Main Post Lawn. In addition to a few food trucks, there’s more than 20 food vendors from San Francisco’s culinary best such Stag Dining Group, Nopalito and Humphrey Slocombe, lawn games for rent such as boccee and ladder golf, and Bloody Mary’s and mimosas to order. Since ... read more

25th October 2012