Tag Archive: cocktails

PigOut 3.0 Hits Costa Mesa Sunday, August 24

  PigOut returns to Orange County on Sunday, August 24. The pork-centric food fest features an incredible piggy this year- a pig that’s been fed the spent Templeton rye whiskey mash. It’s one… Continue reading

NYC: Bar Hop Inside The Dead Rabbit

  Recently, The Dead Rabbit won Best American Bar. Fortunately the bar was near where they held the Manhattan Cocktail Classic Industry Invitational this year. After MCC seminars and tasting rooms, many in the… Continue reading

NYC: Getting Drinks at Pouring Ribbons

  I’m almost certain (without consulting the Internet) that Pouring Ribbons refers to what the booze looks like when being poured from bottle to glass. On my last trip to NYC, I had… Continue reading

LA Food & Wine Returns August 21-24 – Lexus Grand Tasting

  Los Angeles Food and Wine (LAFW) returns August 21-24. There are many events including cooking demos and intimate lunches leading up with the Lexus Grand Tasting on both Saturday, August 23 and… Continue reading

LA Food & Wine Returns August 21-24 – Asian Night Market

  This year’s Los Angeles Food & Wine (LAFW) returns August 21-24. One of my favorite events from last year was the Asian Night Market evening hosted by Iron Chef Morimoto. LAFW took… Continue reading

Anaheim: Checking Out The Blind Rabbit Speakeasy

  The Blind Rabbit in Anaheim is the latest speakeasy style bar to hit Orange County. Find it tucked behind a wall of Japanese beer kegs in the new Anaheim Packing House, part… Continue reading

Anaheim: Drinks at Hammer Workshop & Bar

  Hammer Workshop & Bar is located at the new Packing House at the Anaheim Packing District. Hammer is part of the wave of new restaurants and bars that just opened about a… Continue reading

West Hollywood: Cocktails and Bar Bites at Harlowe

  Harlowe in West Hollywood is now open. The romantic room features portraits, a prominent bar and a food men by Chef Eric Greenspan (The Foundry). Dushan Zaric of Employee’s Only and The 86… Continue reading

Sherman Oaks: Dinner at Tipple and Brine

  Tipple and Brine is the Valley’s newest hotspot. With a new American menu of favorites like raw oysters, kale, uni to hearty comfort food plates, it’s a great spot for dinner. The… Continue reading

Highland Park: New Chef and Tiki Tuesdays at Sonny’s Hideaway

  Sonny’s Hideaway in Highland Park just started doing Tiki Tuesdays. And they have a new chef Alexander Abdel-Monem. He was promoted from within when their former chef left so you’ll still see… Continue reading