Category Archives: Beer

Cochon555 Returns to the Viceroy March 12 – Will Chef Walter Manzke Score a Three-peat?

The Cochon555 culinary competition will be taking place this year on March 12th from 4pm until 7pm at the Viceroy. This fantastic event offers endless cocktails and food made by some of the best chefs and bartenders in Los Angeles. We can’t … Continue reading

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Thrillist’s Fest of the Best Picked Some Winners

Last Saturday, the courtyard of Le Jardin in Hollywood was hopping, as a multicultural crowd of foodies heavy on the millennials sampled Thrillist’s choices for the best foods in LA. Instead of the upscale celebrity chef restaurants we usually see … Continue reading

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Favorites from the 6th Annual Taste of Mexico

The Taste of Mexico’s mission is to highlight regional Mexican cuisine, while preserving its flavors and traditions. The huge event at Plaza de Cultura y Artes last weekend definitely delivered, featuring cuisine from Oaxaca, Yucatan, Sonora, and even adding a Baja Gastronomic Pavilion. … Continue reading

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Chef Jet Tila’s “Memory Menu” Private Chef’s Table for Chang Sensory Trails

A little over a week ago, Chef Jet Tila held a special event for a host of bloggers and writers. My first post was a preview for the upcoming Sensory Trails Event. I wanted to revisit that day and discuss the food in more detail. … Continue reading

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Taste of Mexico Returns to LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes Saturday, October 15th

The 6th Annual Taste of Mexico Culinary Festival returns to LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes between 7p-11p on Saturday, October 15th, 2016. This strolling event features “tastings from Southern California’s Top Mexican Chefs and James Beard Award-Winning Mexican Restaurants, … Continue reading

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Food Festivals this Weekend! Spanikopita! Mole! Bratwurst!

Besides the fantastic Pier del Sol on the Santa Monica Pier, there are several other exciting food festivals going on around the city that reflect our rich cultural heritage. Starting Friday at 5pm and continuing Saturday and Sunday, The Greek … Continue reading

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LA Magazine’s Food Event Returns to Malibu with Fine Food and Llamas October 16

There is no location as beautiful as the bucolic Saddlerock Ranch, and no experience better suited to the environment than Los Angeles magazine’s “The Food Event.” Between 2pm and 5pm Sunday, October 16, you can enjoy unlimited tastings from some of LA’s best restaurants, plus pours from … Continue reading

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Chang Sensory Trails, For A Delicious Taste of Thai Cuisine at the Victorian, Friday

Today, I joined Chef Jet Tila and a host of Foodie bloggers and writers for a private luncheon of Northern Thai cuisine sponsored by Chang, Thailand’s fastest growing beer. It was set in a DTLA loft close to the heart of … Continue reading

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Favorites from LA Times’ The Taste: Flavors of LA

The final event of LA Times’ The Taste was hosted by Pulitzer prize-winning food critic Jonathan Gold and Kris Yenbamroong of the much-lauded Night + Market Thai restaurant. That means there were plenty of interesting dishes to try. There was … Continue reading

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Burgers, Bourbon and Beer this Wednesday!

Wednesday, August 24, Los Angeles Magazine will be holding their competition for the Best Burger of 2016 with an evening of burgers, bourbon and beer at The Victorian in Santa Monica. Gourmet bites will be offered by local favorites including FIG, Malibu … Continue reading

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