Category Archives: Food

The Big Bite Bacon Fest is Coming to the Queen Mary this Weekend with a New Young Chef

Coming up this weekend is the 2nd Annual Big Bite Bacon Fest. Due to popular demand, the event this year has been expanded to both Saturday and Sunday sessions. Last year’s favorite Chef Rick Garcia of the Dia de los … Continue reading

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Have You Missed Starry Kitchen’s Balls? Us Too. Uber Eats is Here to Save Us All!

Ever since Starry Kitchen, Nguyen and Thi Tran’s pop-up-legit restaurant in Chinatown closed, our taste buds have been very sad. Although they will be publishing a cookbook with Harper One, I am certain I can never reproduce Singapore Crab with … Continue reading

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Interview: Farley Elliott on His New Book ‘LA Street Food’

One thing that has always impressed me about Farley Elliott is his dedication to thorough research. The first food article of his that I read was a search for the best burgers in LA back in 2010. And you can … Continue reading

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American Cancer Society Celebrates California Spirit 30

Last Sunday the American Cancer Society held their 30th annual California Spirit benefit at Sony Studios in Culver City. Although the skies were grey, the afternoon’s late sprinkles didn’t chase anyone away. How could they, with endless oysters and MacCallan 18? There was … Continue reading

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Tacos! Tacos! Tacos! ELA Meets NAPA (and Bordeaux) Does it Again on their 10th Anniversary

Friday night we attended one of our favorite events, East LA Meets NAPA, a fundraiser for Altamed. For this, their tenth year, they invited Bordeaux to join in and expand their wine selections. With over 1,500 guests, the event was not too … Continue reading

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Join Stuart Skversky’s Effort to Help At-Risk Children in Thailand While Enjoying a Thai flavored Food & Wine Festival

This year Stu and the Kids will hold their annual fundraiser at Vibiana on Sunday, August 9, 2015 from 4pm to 8pm. The event will be hosted by Stuart Skversky, Executive Director/Founder Stu and the Kids, Neal and Amy Fraser, Chefs/Owners of Redbird, … Continue reading

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The Trough Sandwich Shop Set to Open Steps From The Beach on the Balboa Peninsula

Just in time to enjoy the end of the dog days of summer, The Trough in Rancho Santa Margarita is opening a new location right on the Balboa Peninsula. The Trough, the fast casual concept from the owners of the … Continue reading

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Sapphire Laguna in Laguna Beach Makes Breakfasts that are the Perfect Way to Start a Day at the Beach

It is summer and what better thing to do than have a delicious, leisurely breakfast on a nice patio overlooking the ocean. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to do just that, as Sapphire Laguna hosted a media breakfast on their … Continue reading

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Upcoming Tequila and Taco Music Festival in Oxnard Provides a Whole Weekend’s Fun

Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19, Oxnard’s Collection at Riverpark will be the site of the Tequila and Tacos Music Festival. The event,which will be anchored around Tequila Day on Saturday and Mas Margaritas Day on Sunday, will also … Continue reading

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Cal Spirit 30 is Hosted by Rocco DiSpirito with Cocktails by Julian Cox July 19 at Sony Pictures Studios

Sunday, July 19th, The American Cancer Society will celebrate its 30th year of the California Spirit fundraiser. From 4pm until 8pm, CalSpirit will transform Sony Pictures Studios into a wonderland of gustatory delight. Hosted by James Beard Award-winning chef, author and television personality … Continue reading

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