Herb Crusted Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Warren Pears & a Zinfandel Reduction

By Chef Joe Jacobsmeyer, Joe Squared: Private Chefs A truly remarkable ingredient can make a dish pop off the page from a photograph as well and have it flavors and smell shine in front of you.  The Frog Hollow Farm Warren Pear is one of the rare ingredients that you feel compelled to use as [&hellip

Chef Joe Jacobsmeyer

Chef Joe Jacobsmeyer of Joe Squared: Private Chefs came into the culinary world during a successful career in Hospitality Management.  His passion for cooking began at a young age and even took him into the United States Marine Corps, where he served four and half years as a Marine and cook/baker in 29 Palms, CA [&hellip

Pear Spotting: Oct 26, 2011

SPOTTED: Tues Oct 26, 2011

Pizza Politana
@ San Francisco Ferry Building (Tues Market)

Warren Pear Salad

This recipe comes to us from Chef Banks White, Executive Chef at FIVE Restaurant in Berkeley. Inspired by the Waldorf salad, this salad features Frog Hollow Farm’s Warren pears and a tasty pear vinaigrette.

Chef Banks White

Chef Banks White hails from Austin, Texas, bringing his Southern roots and highlighting his family traditions through his food at FIVE restaurant & bar at The Hotel Shattuck Plaza in Berkeley, CA. He expertly incorporates his own unique take and interesting flavor profiles to the restaurant’s reinvented new American classics

Farmer Al talks about the Taylor’s Gold pear

Here’s Farmer Al, in the orchard discussing the Taylor’s Gold pears