Category Archives: Food

Celebrity Chefs, delicious cuisine and craft cocktails will be featured at the Taste of the Nation Laguna Beach’s charity event

Celebrity Chefs such as Duff Goldman and Alan Wong, great ocean views, craft cocktails and much more take center stage on June 8, 2014 when the Taste of the Nation Laguna Beach takes place at the Montage in Laguna Beach. … Continue reading

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SWEET TALK—EASTER CANDY OLD AND NEW

Easter Sunday arrives this weekend, thus heralding the last chance to enjoy fresh holiday candy for the year until we manage to make it to October and the extended candy holiday season resumes. Like all holiday candy these days, Easter … Continue reading

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India Sweets and Pizza?

Some fusion food is simply not meant to be, and I am the first to admit that tikka masala pizza does not immediately beckon. But sometimes when food is cooked using the ingredients from a different culture, something wonderful happens. India Sweets … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Remember book fairs from elementary school?  Well the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is nothing like that. The two day event is one of the largest book festivals in the country.  While the focus is on books, their authors, … Continue reading

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Eureka! American Craft Grill opens in Huntington Beach with great food, craft beers and artisan whiskeys

The new kid on the block in Huntington Beach’s Bella Terra is Eureka! American Craft Grill. Nestled in the base of one of the residential buildings in the plaza of Bella Terra, with a stunning patio and waterfall to enjoy … Continue reading

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Take a Drive for Some Wine Tasting and a Meal at the Fallbrook Cafe

Every once in a while it’s nice to take a trip south of the L.A. Basin. One nice place to go is Temecula, where what used to be a small town has now become a hotbed of wineries such as the … Continue reading

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All-Star Chef Classic Grill and Chill

At Saturday night’s “Grill and Chill,” All-Star Chef Classic co-founders and executive directors Krissy Lefebvre and Lucy Lean outdid themselves with a fun, laid-back barbeque and beer event. Presented by DineLA, the spacious tent maintained a club-like ambiance with a DJ spinning 80s and New Jack Swing … Continue reading

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Dami Sushi and Izakaya opens Friday, in Buena Park

  Dami Sushi and Izakaya will be holding their grand opening event starting Friday, March 29. The new restaurant, located in Buena Park, features fresh seafood, sashimi, sushi rolls and oysters in the sushi bar. Yakitori dishes, grilled on skewers … Continue reading

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All Star Chef Classic All Star Lunch

Saturday’s All-Star Chef Lunch was a multimedia event with huge overhead monitors showing the action in the kitchen, live interviews, and taped montages profiling the featured chefs. The Kitchen Stadium, set up like a theater in the round, allowed spectators … Continue reading

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All Star Chef Classic This Weekend at LA Live!

Usually when you attend a food event, you have to wait in line for each bite and try to maneuver through the crowd while juggling plates and wine glasses. The people behind the All Star Chef Classic had a genius … Continue reading

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