Category Archives: Wine

Photo Essay: Grand Central Market


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LA Winefest Comes to Sunset Bronson Studios in Hollywood June 25th & 26th

The 11th Annual LAWineFest will be held on June 25th and 26th at Sunset Bronson Studios, offering pours of countless local and international wines and select beers. Participating wineries include Rebel Coast Winery (California), Montes (Chile), Schlossadler International Wines and Navarro Vineyards & Winery … Continue reading

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The LA Zoo Gives Us a Preview of the Beastly Ball

The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA) will be hosting its 46th annual “Beastly Ball” on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at 6 pm. This year’s honorees are wildlife supporters/long-time GLAZA donors Patricia and Stanley Silver and actor/environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr., … Continue reading

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2016 Rioja Wine and Tapas Festival

Rioja is Spain’s best-known wine, but even among experienced wine drinkers, it can be overshadowed by its more popular counterparts from France and Italy such as Bordeaux and Barolo. Which is a shame – as we experienced at the 2016 … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A.: 100+ Los Angeles Area Liquor Store Signs- A Photographic Essay of the Vintage, Obscure & the Odd

All photographs by Nikki Kreuzer As our city’s colorful past is slowly absorbed into the high tech future, erasing much of what we felt would long survive us, it feels good to take comfort in what remains. Memories are very … 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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Stop the Presses! There is an Arcade in Burbank with a Gastropub and a Roller Coaster!

One of the best things about the Redondo Pier is that in between Fire Chiefs at Old Tony’s and craft beer at Najas, you can ride the tilt-a-whirl at Redondo Fun Factory. Booze plus rides = FUN. So when I heard … 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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Do Pebble Beach Food & Wine Like a Boss

Perhaps you are familiar with Pebble Beach Food & Wine? It is the fanciest food event of the year, taking place in the most beautiful location of all, on the majestic California coast. More than 100 chefs and 250 distinguished winemakers will … Continue reading

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PPLA Food Fare at Barker Hangar Brings Out LA’s Best

Thursday night, Planned Parenthood LA hosted “Food Fare,” their highly anticipated annual food and wine event, while celebrating PPLA’s 50th anniversary. The Barker Hangar in Santa Monica was decorated for spring, with sunflowers and umbrellas everywhere. Over 150 of SoCal’s best restaurants, wineries, … Continue reading

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