Upcoming Minty Events

I’m working on a few different events in the next couple of months. As usual, I’ll be doing a food crawl. However, I’m doing a blog mash-up with the UncouthGourmands in March. I’m… Continue reading

Tacos & Tattoos

After the Dim Sum Truck preview, I managed to convince a couple of people to join me at the Tacos & Tattoos event in nearby Venice. There were 6 food trucks parked in… Continue reading

Foodie Alert: Dim Sum Truck Preview

Alex Chu is ready to take your order at Dim Sum Truck (soft opening this week) Yesterday, I was invited to check out the Dim Sum Truck. I had first seen them at… Continue reading

Luxardo Tasting

After Happy Hour at Roy’s with the Vixen, we checked out the Luxardo Tasting at Bottega Louie. Up until that night, I didn’t realize Luxardo produced more than cherries. I love their cherries… Continue reading

Happy Hour: Roy’s Downtown

My good friend, the Vixen, and I have been checking out happy hours in Downtown Los Angeles the last year and half. She recently decided to start a new blog, L.A. Happy Hours.… Continue reading

LA Street Food Fest: the aftermath

Approximately five months ago, Shawna Dawson of SauceLA told me she was cooking up the LA Street Food Fest with Sonja Rasula of UniqueLA . She said it was going to be Valentine’s… Continue reading

Happy Lunar New Year!

Growing up, this “second” new year was always referred to as the Chinese New Year. It’s only recently I started calling it the Lunar New Year. This year is the year of the… Continue reading

Insatiable: A Recipe About Red Bell Peppers

I called my dish “Insatiable” for the post-Valentine’s Day dinner party thrown by the UncouthGourmands and friends. The following isn’t a recipe per se but what I did. Ingredients: red bell peppers (I… Continue reading

Hot Bartender Crawl- Locations Announced

Just 10 more days until the Minty Hot Bartender Crawl! Please RSVP on the Facebook page. Friday, February 26 We’ll be starting at Figaro Bistrot at 9 p.m. 1802 N Vermont Ave Los… Continue reading

Lunchtime in DTLA: Lemonade & It’s A Wrap

Although I live in one of the greatest foodie cities in the world, lunch in Downtown Los Angeles can be a trial. Do I want a salad? Or a sandwich? Because those seem… Continue reading