Category Archives: Cocktails

Mr. T’s Bowl in Highland Park reopens (for actual bowling!)

If you attended shows at Mr. T’s Bowl in Highland Park in the 90’s, get ready to have your mind blown.  It smells good!  There is light enough to see! You can bowl there again! Honestly, you wouldn’t recognize the … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Malibu Guitar Festival Presented by D’Angelico’s Guitars

This weekend starts early in Malibu for music and “guitar” fans! This year’s 2nd Annual Malibu Guitar Festival, presented by D ‘Angelico Guitars will be 4 days of guitar playing mayhem and magic starting Thursday, April 29th and running through Sunday, May … Continue reading

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Masters of Taste Ushered in Spring with Style

Spring sprang in style last Sunday at the Masters of Taste, with colorful tulips in bloom, gauze curtains floating on the breeze, and the greenest grass you have ever seen. Chefs ushered in the season with English peas straight from … Continue reading

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Masters of Taste Comes to the Rose Bowl April 3rd to Raise Money for the Homeless

On Sunday, April 3rd, Masters of Taste, a new luxury food and beverage festival”, will take place from 3pm to 7pm on the field of the Pasadena Rose Bowl. Forty carefully curated restaurants will provide small plates while you enjoy a variety of beverages, … Continue reading

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Palm Desert Food & Wine Returns for 3 Days to Highlight the Best of Coachella Valley

Friday, April 8th through Sunday, April 10th, Palm Desert Food & Wine, presented by Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, will feature a James Beard Luncheon and 2 days of Grand Tastings. Top chefs from across the country as well as LA and Coachella … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day 2016 Now with Less Puke!

Here are some family-friendly events, and a few that involve some kind of entertainment besides getting hammered. Wednesday March 16, 5:30am – 8:30am Puking Risk: 1 in case you can’t handle the green juice. Have you heard about these early morning dance … Continue reading

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Chef Amar Santana’s Vaca in Costa Mesa Brings a Touch of Spain to Delight the Taste Buds

Chef Amar Santana is on a roll. This Thursday, he is in the finale of Bravo TV’s Top Chef, with an excellent chance of becoming the next “Top Chef”. Since opening his newest restaurant, Vaca, in early December, it has … Continue reading

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Where to Get Your Irish on in LA

In case you wake up Friday morning missing your pants or your car, here are a few places to check:

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Terrine Introduces Their Spring Cocktails

On Wednesday night, Terrine hosted a cocktail party to debut their new spring cocktails. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere, casual but chic, and we love their famous patio. Head Bartender Ryan Wainwright has divided his menu into five cocktail categories: Bubbly and Refreshing; Crisp … Continue reading

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LA Weekly’s Essentials Gathers Together LA’s Top Talent

The LA Weekly’s list of 99 Essential Restaurants is full of excellent picks. My own list would cover a lot of the same ground, although the South Bay and the Valley would get a little more attention. I was really … Continue reading

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