The ultimate 9 course Umami Burger tasting

Since 2009 Umami Burger has been at the forefront of the Los Angeles burger movement. Umami, known as the 5th taste, is a phrase coined by the Japanese. Loosely translating ...

Wine Spectator’s 2015 Restaurant Wine List Awards

Wine Spectator has announced its list of best restaurants from around the world with the best wine programs for 2015. The list features over 3,600 restaurants in 50 states and ...

Garagiste Wine Festival hits Los Angeles on July 11

Attention wine lovers. The Garagiste Festival is back in Los Angeles on July 11th with more wine than ever. And it returns in one of the coolest venues in the ...

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Wrap-up: The Los Angeles WineFest

The 10th Annual LA WineFest returned to the historic Raleigh Studios in ...

Something to taco’bout at Loteria Grill

In Mexico, family, friends and tacos are a popular reason that people ...

The Mediterranean Wines of the Temecula Valley

  My love for wine was just starting to develop in the ...

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Dig Lounge and Saarloos & Sons announce #CraftWineLA

Dig Lounge along with Saarloos & Sons is very pleased to announce the launch of our new crowd funding campaign #CraftWineLA. The project came about by a chance meeting between Matt and Keith several years ago at his Los Olivos tasting room. Through some creative collaboration they curated a few wine tasting events together in […]

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Rediscovering the nature of Los Angeles at NHM

  The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County holds a special place in my heart. Growing up in LA it was on the list of places you went to through your childhood, with classmates for a field trip or your parents because they needed to get you out of the house. The Dinosaur Hall […]

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It’s time for the 9th Annual LAWineFest

One of our favorite wine events returns to the historic Raleigh Studios for it’s 9th year in a row on Saturday, May 31, 2-6 pm (VIP entrance starts at noon) and Sunday, June 1, 12-5pm. At the LAWineFest expect California wines regions from Napa Valley to Temecula to be out in full force, as well […]

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Sip and Savor at the LA WineFest – May 30-31

  L.A.’s largest and longest-running consumer wine-tasting event, LA WineFest returns to Raleigh Studios in Hollywood on May 30-31. The LA WineFest aims to make the world of wine fun and accessible for Angelenos. Featuring hundreds of wine from all over the world, including Italy, Israel, Spain, and of course, California. Vote your your favorite […]

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Top ten spots for DineLA Happy Hour Week

  You already know DineLA for it’s weekly dining deals at local restaurants around Los Angeles. The bi-annual event has now launched something new to be excited about. The inaugural DineLA Happy Hour starts today and runs through May 1 (some through Sat and Sun). Here’s where you can find our favorite Happy Hour deals. […]

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This Week in Los Angeles Wine

  Come discover the best in wine LA has to offer this week as we showcase wine bars, tastings, dinners, and paring events in and around Los Angeles. If you want your event or wine bar considered for posting, contact us. Thursday, April 23 Wine LA Presents The Best Of Bordeaux at The Peninsula Beverly […]

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This Week in Los Angeles Wine

  Come discover the best wine events in LA this week as we showcase wine bars, tastings, dinners, and paring events in and around Los Angeles. If you want your event or wine bar considered for posting, contact us. Wally’s Napa/Sonoma All-Stars Our favorite wine tasting event returns to Century Plaza Hotel on Sunday, April […]

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Lunch lady inspired pop-up with Large Marge & Domaine LA

  Delicious lady chefs Courtney McBroom & Leslie Behrens of Large Marge are taking over Go Get Em Tiger, the Larchmont Village coffee bar on Friday, April 17. Think lunch lady inspired dishes like the “Sloppy Marge” and probably something with Queso. Of course, what would be a night without comfort food if you didn’t […]

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Prime & Wine at Morton’s

Wake up, traffic, overflowing email inbox, marathon staff meeting, then another meeting, TPS reports, buy this, sell that, deadlines, paperwork, traffic, rinse and repeat. The daily deluge of life can be overwhelming at times. Thank god for burgers and wine. Morton’s burger is often considered one of the best in town. It’s happy hour at […]

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The Breakfast Burrito at Larry’s Chili Dog

There is no other way to say it. This is “The” quintessential Los Angeles Breakfast Burrito and it can be found at a hot dog stand in Burbank. It an American style classic. No beans and rice or machaca here. A perfect balance of fresh scrambled eggs, buttery shredded hash browns, bacon AND sausage, melty […]

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Something for the weekend: Temecula WOW

 Grab a picnic basket and head for the hills. The hills of the Temecula Valley. The first official tasting event of the year, hosted by the Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association, offers passport holders a chance to sample dozens of flights and bites at 30+ wineries along an easy circuitous route via Rancho California and DePortola […]

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A plethora of Tacos invade El Pueblo de Los Angeles

  “Jefe, what is a plethora?” “Why, El Guapo?” “Well, you told me I have a plethora. And I just would like to know if you know what a plethora is. I would not like to think that a person would tell someone he has a plethora, and then find out that that person has […]

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Get your drink on. Happy hour week starts April 27.

 We can raise our glass to this. The people who brought you DineLA Restaurant Week are now promoting the best time of the day with a new Happy Hour Week. You know, that hour or two between leaving work early and getting home at a decent hour. That’s when we 9-5 juggernauts get our party […]

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