My friend Alicia Blake (of the Paradox and 'makebelieve') happens to be a great cook. She sets up a supper club once a month, and it is fantastic. Get on her mailing list, try to get in, bring money, meet interesting new people, and eat amazing food. It's that easy:
Now, I have yet to make it to Sam's, but am very excited about his new venture. I missed this by approximately 42 minutes, but will surely be there for the next. Here's some info on El Capitan Creamery:
Also check out his blog. He makes pretty cool t-shirts.