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  • Easy D.I.Y. Christmas gifts for your favorite foodie
    Easy D.I.Y. Christmas gifts for your favorite foodie
    There's bound to be someone on your Christmas list that's a food geek! Being a foodie is a growing trend as well as DIY gifts. When combining the two you can come up with some super creative and delicious gifts for the foodie and just...
  • Your Home Away from Home
    Columbia has a new soul food restaurant taking Lake Carolina by storm
    Look out Columbia, there is a new southern cuisine restaurant taking the midlands by storm. Although they are less than two weeks away from opening, the buzz this new restaurant has already generated is amazing. On November 15th Allean’s...
  • Fred's Mexican Food,  Taco Trio
    Fred's For Mexican Food on South Kihei Road...
    We just had some GREAT food at Fred's Mexican Restaurant on South Kihei Road across from Kamole Beach!I have been hearing about Taco Tuesday for as long as I can remember, so I was excited to try Fred's for an early dinner tonight.Hands...
  • New York Oyster Week
    The Third Annual New York Oyster Week
    2014 New York Oyster Week is a celebration the oyster's considerable and extraordinary role in the history, culture, cuisine, economy and ecology of New York. New York Oyster Week can be enjoyed at a curated collection of oyster centric events...
  • San Jose Skyline
    Forbes 2014 coolest cities list confirms San Jose scene is growing
    San Jose tied with Los Angeles for 16th place in Forbes list of Coolest Cities to Live in the U.S. Some Californians probably scratched their head in wonder when they saw the rankings. Los Angeles and San Jose are often viewed as polar opposites...
  • Foodies will flock to downtown Raleigh for restaurant week
    Downtown Raleigh restaurant week is a summer highlight for foodies
    Next week marks the week that foodie lovers look forward to all summer. The Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) will host Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week, Monday, Aug. 18-Sunday, Aug.24, 2014, with 35 downtown culinary hotspots to experience.Downtown...
  • Jeepney's
    The 2014 Battle of the Burger presented by Amstel Light, winner and losers
    This year’s Battle of the Burger was once again amazing. Over 10 restaurants participated in the burger war with one claiming victory while the others played for second place. This year’s winner was the ever so popular Jeepney’s...
  • Bonefish Grill
    Food review: Bonefish Grill‘s New Culinary Menu
    Bonefish Grill has launched its new guest-inspired menu with more than 20 new innovative items to complement classic favorites. The culinary forward menu adds Bowls, Steaks, Deluxe Sides and Dessert Flatbreads, using fresh ingredients, to the...
  • Roasted Stonefruit by Chef Bruce Kalman at Union Pasadena
    LA Chefs' Plates Roasted Stonefruit by Chef Bruce Kalman
    The "Roasted Stonefruit with House Made Ricotta, Orange Blossom Honey and Rosemary" has recently been on the menu at Union Pasadena. Chef Bruce Kalman has had this item on his menu over the past couple months since May while peaches and...
  •  Braised Lamb Shank w. polenta  by Chef Bruce Kalman at Union Pasadena
    LA Chefs' Plates Braised Lamb Shank w. polenta by Chef Bruce Kalman
    At UnionPasadena whenever Chef Bruce Kalman breaks down a lamb he has the "Braised Lamb Shank with polenta" dish on his menu at his new restaurant in Pasadena. Since Kalman and his crew butcher nose to tail, they will have four shanks...
  • la chefs dinners
    LA Chefs Dinners - Attention chefs!
    Over the past eighteen months or so, through a foodie group on meetup.com called L.A. Foodies, I've organized family style meals at some of the restaurants of some of the chefs I've profiled in this column. (L.A. Foodies has over five...
  • Lobster de mayo
    The First Annual "Lobster de Mayo" hosted by Food Network's Katie Lee
    The First Annual “Lobster de Mayo” presented by Homarus, hosted by Food Network’s Katie Lee. The night had chefs from 20 of the city’s finest restaurants for a night of lobster and top-shelf tequila to benefit City Harvest....
  • Dia De Los Tamales celebrates Cinco de Mayo and 1st Anniversary Bash!
    Dia De Los Tamales celebrates Cinco de Mayo and 1st Anniversary Bash!
    No trip to Pilsen would be complete without a stop; early or late, to Dia De Los Tamales.A Pilsen staple since 2013, this localeatery has put tamales on the map.Tamales are hand made daily with the freshest of ingredients. Even the tortilla chips...
  • Mountain Top Picnic, Taste of Vail 2014
    Taste of Vail 2014: Elevating the Palate
    Held in the mountain town of Vail, Colorado April 2-5th, 2014, the annual Taste of Vail is Vail’s premier food and wine event. This year’s focus: Colorado Lamb and Rosé. From the various tastings to the stunning Vail backdrop, the...
  • Choice Eats
    The Village Voice’s seventh annual ‘Choice Eats’ at Basketball City 2014
    This year’s Choice Eats was a food extravaganza. Over 80 restaurants, food demos and a beer garden plus cocktails for all, made this year’s Choice Eats the best ever. For only $60, you were able to sample some of the best beers, drinks...