Blog: Featured Purveyors

Featured Purveyor: Ramen Shop Oakland

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Apr 19, 2017 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Featured Purveyor: Ramen Shop Oakland

Have you tried Ramen Shop Oakland? If not, you’re missing out on the best ramen in the Bay Area! This unassuming restaurant, nestled in the Rockridge neighborhood of Oakland, has quite possibly the most delicious Japanese broths we’ve ever tasted. When we get a hankerin’ for a night out on the town, this place definitely tops our “go to” list.

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Featured Purveyor: The Perennial Restaurant - Where Eating is an Agricultural Act

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Oct 26, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Featured Purveyor: The Perennial Restaurant - Where Eating is an Agricultural Act

San Francisco has long been known as a launching pad for some of the most innovative, forward-thinking chefs and restauranteurs shaping the national food scene.  One of its newest fine-dining eateries, The Perennial, is taking cuisine beyond the plate. Husband & wife team Karen Leibowitz and Anthony Myint are hoping to revolutionize how people think about food by using it as a starting point…

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A Cut Above: V. Miller Meats

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Aug 27, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

A Cut Above: V. Miller Meats

At Stemple Creek Ranch we are proud to partner with a number of speciality butcher shops who support our commitment to raising fine quality meats and using best practices for sustainable, humane production. These shops are the bread and butter of our business! This week we’d like to shine our “Featured Purveyor” spotlight on V. Miller Meats in Sacramento, California; a shop dedicated to ‘preserving…

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Stemple Creek On the Menu: Zuni Cafe

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Jun 3, 2016 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Stemple Creek On the Menu: Zuni Cafe

Through the years we have been fortunate to partner with some amazing Bay Area chefs who feature our grass fed beef and lamb on the menu at their fine dining restaurants. We appreciate their support and commitment to sourcing sustainably raised meats from local ranches like ours. In doing so, they have brought Stemple Creek Ranch to the attention of their customers which, in turn…

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Featured Purveyor: The Local Butcher Shop

AUTHOR: Karen Pavone POSTED: Feb 25, 2015 CATEGORY: Featured Purveyors

Featured Purveyor: The Local Butcher Shop

Aaron & Monica Rocchino are living their dream. Three years ago the talented culinary couple opened The Local Butcher Shop; an artisan whole animal butchery in Berkeley’s touted “gourmet ghetto.” Since launching in 2011 their shop has become an East Bay institution and word of their success continues to spread. The Rocchinos are no strangers to the Bay Area food scene. Aaron is a former…

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