Wednesday Nights at Rush Street

Girls’ Night Out. Three little words women cherish. I had been planning a little get-together with the Uncouth Gourmand ladies and our friend Megan from Drago Centro. We selected a random Wednesday and… Continue reading

Seattle, Part 2

After the big winery tour, I had a rest before going out for yet another cheese and carb fest. I was sad I didn’t get to finish my breakfast that morning since I… Continue reading

Seattle Winery Tour

After consuming a huge breakfast at 5 Point Cafe in the morning, I headed out to Woodinville, not far from Seattle proper. First, we hit Columbia winery where I got to try 6… Continue reading

Seattle, Part 1

I was in Seattle in early March for a long weekend. I was able to pack in a lot of sight seeing but of course had time to have a meal or two.… Continue reading

It Ain’t No Chicken Scratching: The Foundry

I was a precocious child. Perhaps I’m still a bit funny today. I grew up watching Jeff Smith (the Frugal Gourmet), marveling at all the places Huell Howser got to go and started… Continue reading

Foodie Alert: Shrimp Mania

Last week, I attended a preview of a new truck, Shrimp Mania that’s rolling out soon. They even put out the red carpet for us. How fun! We got to try out several… Continue reading

A Night in Venice: Wabi Sabi & Intelligentsia

After having an “appetizer” at the Dim Sum Truck, my friend and I headed over to Wabi Sabi for dinner. We started with a bowl of the largest shishito peppers I’ve ever seen… Continue reading

March Food Crawl: Northern Chinese Beef Roll

For the month of March, we’ll be tackling the Northern Chinese Beef Roll and looking for the best. Jonathan Gold believes 101 Noodle Express has the best one.  And there’s the Michelle’s Pancake… Continue reading

JW: New Hotel in DTLA

The JW Marriott opened its doors approximately 2 weeks ago. The towering blue hotel is easily spotted when in Downtown Los Angeles. However, as you approach it, you almost miss it because it’s… Continue reading

Dim Sum Battle: Traditional VS Food Truck

Who eats dim sum twice in one day? Minty, of course. A week ago, I checked out the Dim Sum Truck and thought very highly of it. A few friends were jonesing for… Continue reading