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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 to “pleasant savory taste”, the burger chain started by Adam Fleischman, has since grown his Umami Burger empire into multiple restaurants in California, Las Vegas, […]

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A delicious culinary collaboration from Jose Andres and Umami

 Umami announced today their latest addition to the “Artist Series.” Available starting on Tuesday, May 20th, the fifteen dollar Jose Andrés Burger is made with a ground pork and prosciutto patty topped with a piquillo pepper confit, caramelized onion, and Manchego cheese. Jose Andrés and burgers? Count us in, his pork sliders at Jaleo in […]

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Umami + Cakebread = Crazy Delicious

We’ve been taking a break for the past couple of weeks, relocating to Echo Park, but were back with a can’t miss event for all burger and vino lovers. There are certain things that go together naturally. Peanut Butter and Jelly, Red Vines and Mr Pibb obviously, and now add Cakebread and Umami to that […]

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Umami coming to Downtown?

For those of you who haven’t had Umami, it’s absolutely one of our favorite burgers at the moment. Their hatch burger is pure burger bliss. Well, owner Adam Fleischman is expanding his burger empire even more. With rumors that he’s opening a location downtown, it’ll bring a little competition to the otherwise sparse burger choices […]

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Cocktails of the 5th Taste

Adam Fleischman is slowly taking over the burger world. And now he’s got some cocktails to add to his army of Umami, also referred to as the 5th taste. Fleischman has opened up a third location of the ultra popular burger spot in Hollywood proper at Space 15 Twenty. And, unlike the other locations, this […]

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A Night For the Rest Of Us

Celebrate Festivus on Wednesday December 9th at Crocker Club in Downtown LA. Featuring Guest DJ’s Jason Z and Dan Wilcox plus Holiday Cocktails in the Ghost Bar by some of the finest bar smiths in town, Steve Livigni and Daniel Nelson of Top Notch. Starting at 7pm, enjoy fine cocktails and great music, in one […]

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