Photo Credit: Wonho Frank Lee
Photo Credit: Wonho Frank Lee

Ocean View Dinner & Drinks @ Sonoma Wine Garden

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We’re always looking for a spot to see the sun setting over the Pacific and if there’s great food, a killer wine list, and some snazzy cocktails to go with, …

Oh Man! Ramen Pop Up Previews ‘Round LA

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Foodies may know that Phillip Frankland Lee, Executive Chef and co-owner of Scratch|Bar & Kitchen and The Gadarene Swine, recently announced Scratch Restaurants has partnered with Luke Reyes to open …

Whiskey Day ‘Round the World

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May 21 is World Whiskey Day (or Whisky, if you prefer Japanese labels.) Why not toast the classic spirit with a global cocktail trip around the world? Whether you’re favorite …

A Pair of Cocktails @ Home for World Whiskey Day/May 21

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  To toast the classic spirit, Bay Area mixologist Eric Grenier has created The Cooper’s Cocktail, a classic libation, and The Meltwater Effect, which has a strong but sweet profile. …

The Sunset Strip: Who’s Who in Hollywood, The History

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 The Sunset Strip, the iconic mile and a half stretch of Sunset Boulevard, has quite a pedigree. Before gaining stature as a playground to the stars during the twenties, the …

The Sunset Strip Today: The Legend Continues

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Since the 1920s, The Sunset Strip has been a world-famous gathering spot for celebs, rockers, and even culinary superstars. For the past two decades, Innovative Dining Group’s founding partners Lee …

The Resort at Pedgregal Announces Stellar Lineup for Fifth Art of Taste Food & Wine Festival

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If you weren’t able to score tix to Desert Trip, use those frequent flier points to head down to Los Cabos to  check out the superstar chef lineup at The …

Last Minute LA Mother’s Day Roundup, Part Two

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Yeah, yeah. You’ve been busy at work. We know the story. It’s not too late to serve Mom some gratitude. Make rezzies at Open Table and buy her a massage …

Last Minute LA Mother’s Day Roundup, Part One

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The Sunday countdown is on. There’s still time to order something on Amazon Prime and to score rezzies at a hip LA spot. (Not to brag but my daughter raised …

Holy Hamburger, Batman! Plan Check Kicks Off National Burger Month

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Ah, May. Mother’s Day. The kick off to summer grill season. And, yup, National Hamburger Month! Our friends at Plan Check aren’t letting the paean to the bbq fave go …