Category Archives: Wine

Win 2 Tickets to LA Weekly’s Essentials! Free Food! Free Booze!

Win 2 General Admission tickets to LA Weekly’s decadent food and wine event! Just comment below with your essential LA restaurant to be included in our drawing! The winner will be notified by email on Friday, February 12th, 2016. Guests at The … Continue reading

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LA Weekly’s Essentials Returns Feb 20th with Old and New Favorites

Scheduled to coincide with the publishing date of LA Weekly’s 99 Essential Restaurants, The Essentials celebrates its 8th year of showcasing the best food LA has to offer. The event takes place Saturday, February 20, 2016 from 6 p.m. – 10 … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Magazine’s Best New Restaurants 2015: The Proof is in the Pudding

January’s Los Angeles Magazine announced their selections for the best new restaurants in LA. On Wednesday, the magazine hosted an event where the top restaurants could show off their skills. And show off they did. With each bite, we understood clearly why each restaurant … Continue reading

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Where to Drink Yourself Stupid on Christmas Day

The presents are opened, the pies are finished, and Uncle Joe’s political rants are on your last nerve. It’s time to make a polite exit and hit the bar! But where does the dysfunctional family escapee or the Christmas orphan go … Continue reading

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LA Weekly’s 2nd Annual Sips and Sweets this Saturday Night!

What would make the chore of Christmas shopping a lot more fun? That’s right! Alcohol! And unlimited desserts! Join the LA Weekly’s annual holiday party this Saturday, where you can shop for artisinal and handcrafted holiday gifts while enjoying Sips & Sweets from … Continue reading

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James Beard Foundation’s Taste America Culminates in LA

After stops in major food cities like Miami, Seattle, Boston, New Orleans and Chicago, the James Beard Foundation’s Third Annual Taste America hit Los Angeles November 6th and 7th. The local celebration of the national epicurean tour, which focused on regional flavors from coast to coast, was chaired by restauranters … Continue reading

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Jonathan Gold’s 101 Best Restaurants 2015

Wednesday night the Los Angeles Times celebrated the release of Jonathan Gold’s 101 Best Restaurants at Union Station downtown. Chefs David LeFevre and Josef Centeno created the playlists for the evening, and as usual, the setting inside Union Station was beautiful and … Continue reading

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Halloween Events in LA 2015

HAUNTED ATTRACTIONS Friday 10/30 ALONE  [AN EXISTENTIAL HAUNTING] (Saturday 10/31 is sold out) Time slots available on the hour from 7pm – 10pm Downtown LA $55 Alone is a 30 minute psychological journey into your nightmares that you must embark upon alone. Instead … Continue reading

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Viviane Opens at The Avalon Hotel, Beverly Hills

Stephane Bombet, who is a partner in Terrine with Kris Morningstar, has now teamed up with Chef Michael Hung, who made a name for himself with his impeccable cooking at Faith & Flower. The new restaurant, Viviane, opened its doors yesterday at the Proper Hospitality’s Avalon … Continue reading

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Flashback: When Outstanding In The Field did Wattles Farm — They Return on November 3rd

My niece Vanessa runs the local canyon on a regular basis. It was from her that I first learned about Wattles’ Farm. Having received the outside looking in tour of the gardens, I always said I need to come back … Continue reading

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