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All the Fun Stuff at Bar Keeper

Bar Keeper moved locations and I finally made it to the new store. And it’s beautiful! It’s so spacious and well organized. You can find all your home bar needs there.   I… Continue reading

Cinco de Mayo = Drinko de Mayo!

    Los Angeles is an agave town. We like our tequila and mezcal. Cinco de Mayo has now turned into Drinko de Mayo. Here are some events to check out! Saturday may… Continue reading

DTLA: Lunch at Vito’s Pizza

  I finally checked out Vito’s Pizza in DTLA. They have been open for a few months now and I’ve been looking forward to their opening as Vito’s is one of my pizza… Continue reading

The Minty’s Blog Anniversary and Repeal Day Party Recap

  On December 5, Repeal Day, this year, I had a party for the anniversary of The Minty. The blog turned 9 this year! It’s hard to believe I’ve been writing about Los… Continue reading

Mid-City: Late Night Chinese at California Wok

  As part of Chinese Food Week on The Minty, I’m also exploring late night eats. It reminds me of when we’d go to pick up someone from the airport late at night… Continue reading

DTLA: New Southern Food at Preux & Proper

  I checked out Preux and Proper for dineLA last week. I had meant to try Preux and Proper again after Chef Samuel Monsour came on board a couple of years ago. I… Continue reading

SGV: Hakkaisan Sake Tasting on Monday, January 22

  I’m so excited to go to the Hakkaisan Sake tasting on Monday, January 22 at Wing Hop Fung (at the Westfield Santa Anita Mall). The $33 (includes eventbrite fees) tasting features 5… Continue reading

Koreatown: New Menu and Drinks at The Venue

  Recently The Venue switched things up by introducing food by Chef Nick Erven. I have always liked Chef Nick’s food from his time at the now-closed St. Martha. I haven’t made it… Continue reading

Koreatown: Bossam Lettuce Wraps at Jun Won

  Jun Won has been on my radar for years and I finally made it in the other night. They’ve been getting a lot of buzz and renewed interest lately so expect a… Continue reading

Chicago: Dim Sum at Imperial Lamian

  One morning, we woke up craving dim sum. We didn’t have time to go back to Chinatown so we headed to Imperial Lamian near our hotel in downtown. From the photos, Imperial… Continue reading