Category Archive: hot bartenders

Test Kitchen: TiGeorges

I’ve said I knew who I was before but occasionally I think about the past. Right now I’m re-reading On Gold Mountain by Lisa See. I just finished her book, Shanghai Girls. Both… Continue reading

Test Kitchen: Cebiche Night

My second time at Test Kitchen this past Monday featured ceviche or “cebiche” from Ricardo Zarate as listed on the website. Chef Ricardo is the chef at both Wabi Sabi and Mo-Chica. He… Continue reading

Test Kitchen: Red Medicine

Being in the LA foodie cabal, I’ve witnessed a very interesting trend in LA- the popup. The days of hot restaurants being the sort that had a 3-month reservation wait may be waning… Continue reading

Bum Fights and Cocktail Bars

As a cocktalian, I’m always looking for the next cocktail. I love the classic cocktails and the reimagined ones as well. I had heard so much about Rickhouse that I knew I had… Continue reading

Silver Lake Bar Adventures

Last Monday, I started my Silver Lake bar adventures at Barbrix. We came in for happy hour which is half off beer and  wines by the glass with one specialty prosecco cocktail that… Continue reading

Hatchi Mix: Cedilla

Hatchi Mix under the guidance of Devon Espinosa continues tomorrow night at the Breadbar in Century City with 8 cocktail offerings from Max Seaman and Jeff Knudsen, the guys at Comme Ca. Thursday,… Continue reading

LA to SF: Gays & Dolls in San Francisco

Next weekend, I’ll be in San Francisco. What’s Minty going to do on her vacation? Go to gay bars, of course.  I gotta celebrate Prop 8 being overturned! And well,  the Minty is … Continue reading

Looking for LA’s Best Bartender

Table 20 is looking for LA’s Best Bartender. For another 2 weeks, they are taking nominations via their website here. There are prizes for the best bartender, the people’s choice bartender and all… Continue reading

Sexy Singles Soiree at CASA!

The Vixen of Vixen’s LA Happy Hours and I are proud to announce our Summer Party, the third Sexy Singles Soiree at CASA! Sexy singles are invited to  join us on Saturday evening,… Continue reading

CASA Cocina y Cantina

A few weeks ago, I went to CASA to check out dinner. I’ve been before but when I heard they had a new chef,  Chef Alex Moreno, I was interested in seeing his… Continue reading