Tag Archives: wine pairing

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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Experience La Loggia at Al Bacio

 Al Bacio Ristorante quietly replaced Osteria Drago nearly a year ago. A quick changeover revealed not much of a difference in terms of the decor. But with it’s 4+ rating on Yelp, Urban Spoon, OpenTable and Trip advisor, it’s obvious they are doing something right in the back of the house. The kitchen is now […]

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Tablas Creek wine dinner at Waterloo & City

 The tax man cometh. And if you’re lucky enough to be inline for a nice little refund, we’ve got the perfect way to blow that cash you are getting back from Uncle Sam. Culver City’s favorite nose to tail eatery Waterloo & City is hosting the wine makers from Tablas Creek Vineyard for a very […]

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Wine Tasting Under the Stars at the Beverly Hilton

People come from all parts of the globe just to spend an afternoon or stay the night at the historic Beverly Hilton, making it one of the top spots to visit in Los Angeles. Here’s your chance to attend an exclusive wine pairing dinner at the newly redesigned Aqua Star Pool designed by Hollywood stylist […]

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Wine and Cheese at Olive & Thyme

Cheese is a natural choice for wine pairing. We could live off cheese, wine, and cured meats alone. Maybe the French have something going there. Olive & Thyme, Burbank’s favorite gourmet cafe and marketplace is offering wine and cheese lovers a unique opportunity to rub elbows with cheesemonger Tyler Schwarz. Owner Melina Davies has hand-slected […]

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Wine Dinner at Ba Restaurant

Join Southwest/Cahors Organic & Biodynamic wine producer Fabien Jouves and J-B Dhalluin from importer Return to Terroir, paired with the French gourmet cuisine of James Graham, chef and owner of Ba Restaurant in Highland Park. This local and sustainable restaurant will feature a delicious 3 course meal on Tuesday, September 4. For your first course, […]

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Enter the Summer Food Porn Sweeps

It’s nearly Summer, or at least feels like it is. So we’re running a food porn sweeps over at our Facebook page. It’s easy to enter. Just find your best food porn shot (or head out and take a new one). Make it something that might pair well with a glass of Semler Cabernet Sauvignon. […]

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Lincourt Wines and The Churchill

Lincourt Wines is partnering with The Churchill for a 5-course tasting menu and wine pairing dinner. Lincourt winemaker Leslie Mead Renaud will be on hand to explain the pairings and talk about the winery. Lincourt, located just outside of Los Olivos, is in the Sta Rita Hills region of Santa Barbra. A smaller venture for […]

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Small Plate Small Production Winemaker Dinner at BLD

BLD is featuring a new series of special winemaker dinners with a focus on small production wineries and small plates. The first dinner featured stellar dishes by Chef de Cuisine Diana Stavaridi, paired with wines from Angelica Cellars. When I think small production, I think just a couple hundred cases of wine. But Eduardo Porto […]

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Best steak in LA at Nick & Stefs Steakhouse

People often ask me where to find a good steak dinner in Los Angeles. It’s almost always for a special occasion. A dad’s birthday, friend in town, a special anniversary or occasion. LA isn’t short of choices for steak. There are old school options like Taylor’s or Pacific Dining Car. New school options like Wolfgangs, […]

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