The business of hot sauce is heating up! The Sriracha Wars are coming!

The business of hot sauce is heating up with Tabasco working on a challenge to the world wide king the original Sriracha Sauce created in SoCal.  Sriracha hot sauce made by Huy Fong Foods has about 60 million dollars in sales (estimated) and for that amount of money it’s no surprise that big food business is looking …

Los Angeles Magazine’s Big Holiday Party 2013

So come one & come all to celebrate a night of fun for good!  It’s time to kick off the holiday season with LA Mag’s Big Holiday Party in partnership with The Ratkovich Company on Wednesday, December 4th.  The 3rd annual LA Magazine’s Big Holiday Party will be benefiting Kids Courage.  The evening includes festive decorations, yummy food, …

Celebrate the Holidays with me at the 2013 Big Holiday Party Los Angeles Magazine on Wednesday

SO COME ONE & COME ALL TO CELEBRATE A NIGHT OF FUN FOR GOOD! It’s time to kick off the holiday season with LA Mag’s Big Holiday PartyKids Courage in partnership with The Ratkovich Company on Wednesday, December 4th.  The 3rd annual LA Magazine’s Big Holiday Party will be benefiting .  The evening includes festive decorations, yummy food, sweets, photos …

L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade Event in Culver City on September 28, 2013

How You’re Helping   Childhood Cancer Research »   Who You’re Helping: Our Childhood Cancer Heroes   See All »   Meet Our Founder Learn About Alex » When: Saturday, September 28, 2013 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Culver Studios, Culver City, CA 90232 Buy Tickets Decadent and delicious, L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade, now in …

Los Angeles Times THE TASTE (August 30 – Sept 1st)

From the Opening Night kick-off celebration on Friday, August 30th to the final sip taken at Cocktail Confidential on Sunday, September 1st, each TASTE event will feature unlimited tastings, specialty cocktails, wine seminars, live demos with our hosts (and more) and, of course, inspired conversations. Opening Night Presented by Tequila Don Julio. All of our hosts and many of the weekend’s participating chefs and bartenders will come …

Mexico came to me on Friday

I had a staycation on Friday with The Taste of Mexico in DTLA with great food from SoCal area restaurants. The four flagship restaurants FRIDA Mexican Cuisine, La Casita Mexicana, Guelaguetza Restaurant and La Monarca Bakery offered interpretations of regional tastes that exposed us to the wide selection of Mexican food that some of us …

Tour of the Pam MacD Gluten Free Market

I spent the afternoon speaking with Pamela MacDonald who discussed her founding the Gluten Free Grocery store and suggesting purchases from the store for your holiday meal.  It was such fun to listen to her passion and business model. Tour of the store   What to cook with Gluten Free Food Press Release PAM MACD’S …