People’s Cocktail Contest at Drago Centro: The Judgement

After weeks of cocktailin’, Judgement Day is almost here! Please join me this Wednesday, June 30 at Drago Centro for a special event to try the new Summer cocktails. Normally priced at $12… Continue reading

Danish in DTLA: Hygge Bakery

The good thing about moving is you get to check out new stuff around you. I’m still in DTLA but now I have to find new DTLA lunch options. A few months back,… Continue reading

Introducing the Minty Craft Beer Crawl

“Minty, when are you going to make a (straight) guy-friendly crawl?” Geez, you mean my Gays & Dolls doesn’t appeal to you? “Minty, why can’t I come to the Hot Bartender Crawl?” Um,… Continue reading

Hot Bartender Crawl in SaMo

Last Friday, 15 women descended upon the bars around the Santa Monica promenade. You recognized us by our tiny tiaras and shiny beads. We loved all the comments we got: “Whose birthday is… Continue reading

Nina’s Foods Fundraiser at Angeli Caffe

A couple weeks back, Carina and I went to Angeli Caffe for lunch. She had the gnocchi which turned out to be an awesome choice. I had a rather boring sandwich and soup.… Continue reading

DTLA Art Walk

The Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk is the second Thursday of every month. I really enjoy this event though it’s gotten so wildly popular you can expect quite the crowd at the various… Continue reading

DTLA: Fried Chicken

“Chicken skin is so good!” “I don’t eat chicken skin. Or any skin for that matter.” “But you eat fried chicken!?” Yes, and let me tell you about my favorite fried chicken in… Continue reading

Shaab in Pasadena: Chowan Mushi!

My Memorial Day plans fell through and I ended up visiting a little Japanese restaurant in the heart of Old Town Pasadena. Although, I think this joint is a hidden secret because no… Continue reading

La Descarga: I’m in Cuba!

I’ve always been a bit fascinated by Miami. I went for the first time last year and mean to go back. But what I’m more fascinated by is the past. Specifically a time… Continue reading

On the Hunt for Perfect Mac & Cheese

A couple of months ago I talked about my lack of mac and cheese addiction yet I eat it all the time because I have friends who must have it. After Taste of… Continue reading