Posts Tagged ‘ The Penny Ice Creamery ’

Star San Francisco chef to head new Santa Cruz venture

January 7, 2014

A chef who has worked in many of San Francisco’s hottest restaurants will soon be cooking up culinary masterpieces for folks in Santa Cruz. Chef Carlos Espinas has been selected as the head chef of the Assembly, the latest venture from the owners of the Penny Ice Creamery and the Picnic Basket. The Assembly, a…

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The Penny Ice Creamery opening new downtown restaurant

October 14, 2013

I’d heard the rumors and seen a few job postings on Craigslist but until today, I couldn’t confirm anything. Edible Monterey Bay has beaten me to the punch: The owners of the Penny Ice Creamery and the Picnic Basket are opening a new restaurant downtown. The new place, to be called The Assembly, will be…

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Radical food jam at the Museum of Art and History

June 19, 2013
Radical food jam at the Museum of Art and History

The Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History is really stepping up the game lately when it comes to events and exhibits. A planned “radical food jam” this Friday sounds particularly promising. There’s an entire slew of activities planned from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and admission is just $5 for adults, $3 for seniors…

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The Penny Ice Creamery in Modern Farmer

June 14, 2013

The beautiful glossy magazine “Modern Farmer,” which launched a few months ago, takes a close look at the connection between local farms and the Penny Ice Creamery in this month’s issue. (Side note: The publication’s website is very well-designed and is a treat to browse. The print edition, while a bit pricey, is equally lovely.…

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