San Francisco Restaurant Defies California’s Foie Gras Ban

0 Posted by - July 16, 2012 - Animals, Big Brother, Career & Business, Food, Beverage & Drugs, Medical, Nanny State, Police State

 San Francisco Restaurant Defies Californias Foie Gras BanHoused in a converted infantry barracks on a former U.S. Army base, the Presidio Social Club never attracted much attention from San Francisco’s avid gourmets — until Saturday night.

That’s when foie gras lovers descended on the restaurant to have their first taste of the delicacy since California imposed a ban on July 1.

Animal rights activists fought for the law because they detest the way foie gras is made: farmers force-feed ducks or geese to fatten their livers. Some fans of traditional French cuisine find the ban just as hard to swallow.

CONTINUED at Yahoo News.

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