Monthly Archives for February 2016

Local Kitchen and Wine Bar

Local Kitchen and Wine Bar in Santa Monica opened late last year, and like its sister establishment Thyme Cafe and Market, is perpetually packed with locals, no pun intended.  Owner Maire Byrne has struck gold twice on Ocean Park Boulevard.  … Continue reading

26. February 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: American, Breakfast, Brunch | 1 comment

The Essentials 2016 by LA Weekly

On Saturday, February 20, 2016, The Essentials took place at the California Market Center in DTLA.  With over half the restaurants from LA Weekly‘s recently-released 99 Essential Restaurants list participating, it promised to be a great time.  The actual experience, … Continue reading

22. February 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: Events and Festivals | Leave a comment

Los Angeles Magazine Whiskey Festival

Last night, LA Magazine held its first Whiskey Festival at the La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.  With over a dozen distillers including Balvenie, Four Roses, Glenmorangie, Kikori, it was quite an opportunity to try some really incredible whiskey, scotch, … Continue reading

19. February 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: Cocktails, Events and Festivals, Whiskey | Leave a comment

LA Cookie Con and Sweets Show 2016

The second LA Cookie Con and Sweets Show took place on February 6-7, 2016.  Expanded to two days, and moved into the much larger Los Angeles Convention Center, the sophomore show mitigated many of the issues that plagued the first … Continue reading

11. February 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: Desserts, Events and Festivals | Leave a comment

The Essentials 2016 Ticket Giveaway

Since you’re here, I’ll call attention to another food event that’s happening just two days before The Essentials… It's not too early to post about a whiskey festival, is it? Check out the details at LAMag.com/whiskeyfestival. I'll be there, and … Continue reading

09. February 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: Contests and Giveaways, Events and Festivals | Leave a comment

← Older posts