COCHON555 is coming back to Viceroy Santa Monica

Foodies unite for the COCHON555 return to Los Angeles on March 11th at the Viceroy Santa Monica. The Culinary conception has Five Chefs, Five Pigs, Five Winemakers, Five Somms, Five Barkeeps … all for ONE charity – Piggy Bank! “The tour is about uplifting small, family farmers through epic culinary moments,” said founder Brady Lowe. …

COCHON555 returns to Santa Monica March 13, 2016

oink oink it’s time to save the date for the 2016 COCHON555 taking place at the Viceroy Santa Monica on March 13th.  The culinary competition returns to Los Angeles.     You can enter to win two VIP tickets by watching a video and joining the Good Food Movement! Cochon555 is the stand-up tasting reception …

LA Weekly 99 Essential Restaurants Foodie Event DTLA

All my foodies meet me DTLA for the LA Weekly’s The Essentials event on Saturday, February 20th at the California Market Center.     It will be a fun night of tasty bites and samples of beer, wine & cocktails from 60 of LA’s best restaurants featured in LA Weekly’s 99 Essential Restaurants issue that …

Now you have a good reason for a Food Tour of the OC

As a foodie I must admit I look towards LA as the foodie nirvana that titillates my taste buds with cuisines from all over the world as well as modern homestyle (I never say no the mac & cheese) so imagine my surprise when I learned of the Golden Foodies award that recognizes great food …

Meet me at the 2015 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

  I’m so excited to pass on to my foodie readers a discount code for the upcoming 2015 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival taking place this August 27 – 30th. If you’ve never attended the foodie event you are missing out on the opportunity to taste food from the top chefs all over the …

Mainopoly Taste of Main Street Memorial Day

Join Us This Memorial Day Weekend for A Monopoly-Inspired Food & Drink Tasting Event!     1st Annual MAINopoly: Taste of Main Street Benefiting Summer SOULstice & Heal the Bay Sunday, May 25 2-8 p.m.   Pass GO and collect $20 MAINopoly dollars for 20 tastings at all participating locations. Starting Location & Check-In: Enterprise Fish …

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 …