Best Bites from the L.A. Food and Wine Festival

Three nights and four days of sampling cuisine from LA’s local chefs and the food world’s biggest culinary stars, along with Master sommeliers pouring vino from a 100 wineries (most California vineyards) made the 5th Annual Los Angeles Food and Wine a Foodie Fest success! This city-wide jamboree celebrated food, wine, celebrity, music and our beloved Los Angeles. Thursday night I arrived for the final hour to … Continue reading Best Bites from the L.A. Food and Wine Festival

Ceremony by Wolvesmouth

I have a curse of always wanting to get to the toughest reservations in town. It’s all about supply and demand. Sometimes I do not want something until I have been told that I can’t get it. This phenomena is multiplied many times over when the tough reservation is also (gasp!) a secret experience not generally known to the regular public! So when I first heard about … Continue reading Ceremony by Wolvesmouth

Ori Menashe, the Mastermind Chef Behind the Downtown LA Restaurant Bestia

When you have the chance to dine at the famed chef Ori Menashe‘s new restaurant, you don’t say NO. He hails from my all time favorite restaurant Angelini Osteria where he worked for many years. His new downtown LA restaurant Bestia has now been open a year and I’m finally getting a chance to hear what all the buzz is about. There is a three … Continue reading Ori Menashe, the Mastermind Chef Behind the Downtown LA Restaurant Bestia