Palm Springs July 4th Events

Fourth of July is special in Palm Springs to watch fireworks while lounging poolside or riding the down Palm Canyon Drive with a drink in hand. Sit and dine al fresco at one of the numerous restaurants offering outdoor dining patios. Here are 10 Fun Events during Fourth of July and throughout the summer months –…

Former Bestia Chefs Cruise LA

I recently attended a lively tasting at START LOS ANGELES on Venice Blvd. Parked in the open space was a colorful Pico House food truck. What makes this food truck special from others is that three former chefs of Bestia partnered together and created their own culinary menu . The owners of the food truck…

La Dolce Vita in Beverly Hills

Walking into the Italian supper club La Dolce Vita in Beverly Hills, my friends and I felt as if we stepped back in time. The restaurant was opened in 1966 by former Villa Capri waiters Jimmy Ullo and George Smith. Investors included Frank Sinatra and movie star George Raft who were looking to dine at…

14 Father’s Day Fun Spots in So Cal

Here are some fun events to bring Dad to and celebrate his special day – 1. Tender Greens Scavenger Hunt  Take your Dad with you to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of Tender Greens this weekend. Tender Greens is partnering with KCRW on an epic, community wide, two-day photo scavenger hunt on June 18 and…

The New Hollywood Bowl 2016 Food + Wine Menu

The Hollywood Bowl Opening Night with fireworks is June 18 with Steely Dan. This year respected chef Suzanne Goin and her business partner Caroline Styne of Lucques Group have created a new Hollywood Bowl culinary program. Goin and Styne are known for their seasonal artisanal menus, products and exceptional wine pairings. Their restaurants include a.o.c., Lucques,…