Burgers: Umami & Sonic – A Comparison

I give up on trying to claim I’m not a burgers chick. How could I have gone to Umami one night and then feel compelled to trying out the new Sonic Drive-In a… Continue reading

21 Choices: Nutter Butter Frozen Yogurt

After happy hour, we were fiending for dessert.  It was somewhat late, 9 p.m. and our choices were limited. I somehow sensed we were in for frozen yogurt. I was concerned about the… Continue reading

Maikobe: There’s got to be other things in Old Town Pasadena

Carina from UncouthGourmands asked what was she going to do last night and I replied, happy hour! She mentioned Maikobe for hot sake. Personally, I’m not into hot sake as I prefer to… Continue reading

Colori Kitchen: A Yearly Visit

Last year, I tried out Colori Kitchen for the first time in January. Service was an issue including giving away our table and the long wait for our meals without apology or clear… Continue reading

Jitlada: I’m Crying but I’m Happy

Restaurant news and sometimes hype buzz around my head like bees. The Jitlada bee started swarming a few years ago but I can dodge ’em like the best of them. Still, it was… Continue reading

Dating in LA Sucks, Part II

Minty’s going to be a Dating Machine in 2010. So far 3 weeks into January and there hasn’t been any dates much less a machine-like nature of dating. I probably shouldn’t have declared… Continue reading

Long Weekend: From the Westside to Artesia to DTLA/SGV

It’s a long weekend, baby! Per the usual Minty ways, I had planned something every day I had off. Starting Friday night, I checked out Orris with four others. I decided I wasn’t… Continue reading

Give Me a Knife Because I’m out of AMMO

There are some nights where I wonder what went wrong. The gay boyfriend and I took out a friend last night for her birthday. I had a great idea to try AMMO since… Continue reading

I Must at the Must

On Wednesday, I went out to happy hour at the Must. Though admittedly, every time I’ve gone for happy hour, I tend to order off the regular menu because their “bar snacks” are… Continue reading

Company Kitchen and Pub in Las Vegas

Indulge me for a second while I walk down Memory Lane and get a post up with watermarked photos to see how I like them. My two friends and I needed a snack… Continue reading