Happy Hour at the Gorbals

On Tuesday, I asked AK if she wanted to go to Happy Hour at the Gorbals. Actually, I didn’t know if they did Happy Hour but luckily for us, they have 50% off… Continue reading

First Look at First & Hope

I swung by First & Hope for Caroline on Crack‘s party at First & Hope this past Monday. The supper club opens officially later this month on April 23. While we were there,… Continue reading

Minty April Crawl: Near Eastside Fish Tacos

A few months ago, I organized a fish taco crawl through El Monte.  On that crawl, my favorite was Taco N Tento with their handmade tortilla. There were some comments we were “too… Continue reading

Northern Chinese Beef Roll Crawl with the Uncouth Gourmands

When the Uncouth Gourmands asked me to organize a food crawl for them, I simply told them, “Yes. March.” This past Sunday, over 15 arrived ready to tackle on the Shandong beef roll.… Continue reading

Latin American Sweets Crawl

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! StreetGourmetLA led a group of ladies on a genteel desserts crawl around L.A. We tried Colombian, Guatamalan, Chilean and Cuban desserts. We nicknamed it the Girls Just Wanna… Continue reading

March Radio Room at the Edison

Tonight is Radio Room at the Edison where they bring in guest mixologists for a special night of original cocktails. On the line up tonight are Simon Ford from Pernod Ricard (London/ New… Continue reading

Pasadena Thai Food: Daisy Mint VS Cafe Linda

Daisy Mint is one of my favorite restaurants. It’s unusual since I am not overly fond of Thai food. But there’s something about Daisy Mint that I love. So much so that I… Continue reading

Happy Hour: Chaya Downtown

I’ve been to Chaya DTLA several times including for lunch and happy hour. Last week, I checked it out again because I heard they were doing a beer garden but it turns out… Continue reading

LA Calling Manhattan: Search for the Perfect Manhattan

Being a cocktailian means you try a lot of interesting cocktails but admire the classics. One of my favorite drinks is the Manhattan. My favorite is at Seven Grand in Dowtown LA. However,… Continue reading

Celebrating National Noodles Month

The other day I discovered March is National Noodles Month. I am a self-proclaimed noodles whore and immediately I wanted noodles. I had plans in Westwood on Wednesday and initially I was going… Continue reading