Category Archives: Wine

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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A Clockwork Orange with Malcolm McDowell

April 1st there was a screening of A Clockwork Orange followed by a Q&A at the Alex Theater in Glendale as part of their “In Person” series. The theater has history; they screened Gone with the Wind at the Alex, before its Big … 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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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 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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Broadway by Amar Santana makes a trip to Laguna Beach a dining necessity

The show is ready to begin as Chef Amar Santana (c) guides his chefs while guests watch the open kitchen from the Chef’s Bar  For years, people have been driving south from L.A. to Laguna Beach for the art galleries, … Continue reading

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Usher in the Year of the Horse

This weekend Chinatown brings in the lunar new year with a bang. And that’s not just the firecrackers. On Saturday 2/1 from Noon-8pm and 2/2 Noon-5pm the joint will be jumping. As always, the highlight of the festival will be the … Continue reading

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Dominique’s Kitchen

  Entering Dominique’s Kitchen on a cool winter night, you are immediately surrounded by warmth. Not just the heat from the oven, but the smell of butter and garlic, the inviting banquettes filled with cozy throw pillows and most of … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A.: Magic and Wine, a Bewitching Combination

Wanting to weave an intoxicating spell of enchantment for a noteworthy occasion or to impress a special someone? Nothing whispers romance like the combination of a little wine tasting and magical wizardry held within a historic Hollywood theatre, where the … Continue reading

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Favorites from LA Mag’s 2013 Food Event

It was another glorious day at The Saddlerock Ranch last Sunday at Los Angeles Magazine celebrated local chefs with The Food Event. Ray Garcia of Fig presented one of the more memorable dishes with his curried lamb rib with an … Continue reading

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