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This Little Piggy: Cochon 555 Brings its Porcine Bacchanalia to LA this Weekend

If you follow any chefs or foodies on social media, you have probably been seeing pictures of Cochon 555 as it tours the country on its mission to promote heritage breed pigs. Its wild 3-day feast showcases the best local … Continue reading

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Santa Anita Winner’s Circle 4th Annual BBQ A Day of Great BBQ and Exciting Horse Racing

  As the sound of horses running mingled with the aroma of great barbecue wafting in from the infield at Santa Anita Park, the Santa Anita Winner’s Circle 4th Annual BBQ Championship on Satuday, March 21st proved to be a … Continue reading

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It’s BBQ Time Again as the Queen Mary hosts the 4th Annual West Coast BBQ Classic

The aroma of delicious barbeque will be wafting through the air on Saturday, May 9 as the Queen Mary hosts the 4th Annual West Coast BBQ Classic. Long Beach’s iconic ship is one of the top venues on the barbeque … Continue reading

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Grill & Chill at the All-Star Chef Classic was Flawless

Saturday’s Grill & Chill was the last event of the three day All-Star Chef Classic at LA Live. Krissy Lefebvre and Lucy Lean of Alice in Events LLC pulled it off without a hitch. In only its second year, it has sailed over the hurdles that often … Continue reading

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The Chowder Barge in Wilmington Lets You Enjoy Your Meal on the Water

Los Angeles has no shortage of restaurants at or near the water. There is, however only one restaurant in Southern California that is literally ON the water and that is the Chowder Barge in Wilmington. Built in 1934 as a … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day Without So Much Puke

March 17th is the day when people across the country celebrate our Irish heritage. With all of the drink specials and green beer being advertised at your favorite pubs and bars, most of us wish this day would somehow always land on … Continue reading

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EAT LBC Restaurant Week offers the Best in Long Beach Dining March 22 through 28

Long Beach encompasses quite a variety of areas, from Belmont Shore to Downtown, from the East Village to Naples and Alamitos Bay. Nowhere is that more noticable than in the options available to dine at during the upcoming EAT LBC … Continue reading

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Upcoming ‘Champagne on Main’ Combines Street Fair with Wine Tasting in Ventura

Just a short ride up the coast, Downtown Ventura is a picturesque area with lots of period buildings and homes. Main Street itself is an ideal spot for a pleasant walk any day of the year, with dozens of antique … Continue reading

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Favorites from LA Weekly Essentials

1. Maude was without a doubt everyone’s favorite bite. We were eager to try Curtis Stone’s food since reservations are so hard to come by for his 7 table restaurant. The small plate of white asparagus foie gras mousse, braised mustard … Continue reading

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All-Star Chef Classic Returns to LA Live March 11th-14th

The All-Star Chef Classic, now in its second year, is an innovative four day food extravaganza taking place March 11th – 14th at LA Live. The events take place in the Restaurant Stadium™ where he guests are not only served multicourse … Continue reading

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