Tag Archive: sangria

West LA: Dinner and Sangria at Flores

I heard so many good things about Flores on Sawtelle that I made it a point to go as soon as possible. Located in the house-like space of the former Sawtelle Kitchen, Flores… Continue reading

Updated Christmas Sangria Recipe for National Sangria Day

A few years ago when I first started the Minty, I posted my Christmas (XXXmas) Sangria recipe. I’ve tweak it every year though it’s basically the same. This year, was probably the biggest… Continue reading

New Beer Garden Items at Chaya Downtown

Summer at Chaya Downtown means the Beer Garden is back! Running until August 31, Chaya’s popular beer garden includes some new izakaya ¬†items this year. Now in its third year, it’s been interesting… Continue reading

Santa Monica: The Misfit

Leave it to Vixen’s LA Happy Hours to throw a great Happy Hour!¬† She invited everyone to a free happy hour at the new Misfit last weekend. The mischevious Misfit opened recently in… Continue reading

Geeking Out to Gaga

Last weekend, the gay boyfriend threw a party to watch the Gaga HBO special. He requested my Christmas sangria, aka the XXX (for triple booze) sangria. I didn’t have time to soak some… Continue reading

BoHo Desserts

Sometimes I question my own sanity after a food crawl. After the sweet potato fries crawl, I found myself at BoHo in Hollywood. They call themselves Hollywood’s first gastropub. I wanted a drink… Continue reading