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2016 Golden State of Cocktails Return January 23-26

Golden State of Cocktails returns in a couple of weeks to Downtown Los Angeles. This time it comes to The Majestic where the space will be transformed for seminars and tastings. 586 more words

Foodie Alert

DTLA: Argentine Food at Barcito

Barcito opened in Downtown Los Angeles earlier this year. It took over the old Chocochicken in South Park. Touted as serving Argentine food, the first drink on the menu is Fernet (Branca) and Coke, what is arguably Argentina’s national mixed drink. 504 more words


Kansas City: Dinner at the Rieger Hotel Grill and Exchange

In all the years I’ve been following the food and drink scene in Kansas City, I knew one of my stops had to be The Rieger… 392 more words


Kansas City: Shrimp and Grits at Bluestem

When we were at the bar at Bluestem, we met a couple who came to Bluestem specifically for the shrimp and grits. Sometimes they eat it at the bar but mostly they took an order home. 359 more words


Manhattan Beach: Steak at The Arthur J.

I’ve been dying to go to The Arthur J. in Manhattan Beach since it opened earlier this year. I just don’t get down to the South Bay much. 789 more words


West Hollywood: Dinner and Drinks at EP & LP

E.P. & L.P. opened earlier this year in West Hollywood. The restaurant E.P. celebrates Southeast Asian food while the rooftop L.P. inspires with cocktails.

I knew we were going to a wine tasting after dinner so I stuck to one cocktail. 487 more words


New Orleans: Lunch at Cochon

After a quick bite and drink at Compere Lapin, we continued the street to Cochon. I was going to check out the more casual Cochon Butcher but it was packed and we didn’t really want to eat outside (it was extremely hot and humid that day). 340 more words