Daniel Patterson


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  • Words by Andrea Petrini
  • Photos by Maren Caruso

Saturday morning is Market Day. Coï is closed at lunch. Breakfast is washed down with freshly ground Blue Bottle Coffee. Daniel Patterson, with a three-day beard and wet hair from the shower, loads his children Jules and Louise into the car to let them have a run around at the market. Lucy remains at home to give her mistress Alexandra some canine company.

It’s a festive occasion at the market, with colours and flavours in the open air as San Francisco families come and go, with the numerous fruit and vegetable producers who are representatives of an organic undercurrent that has become a lifestyle. Louise munches on organic carrots…

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