Category Archives for Pork

COCHON555 2016

COCHON555 took place on Sunday, March 13, 2016, at the Viceroy in Santa Monica.  The five competing chefs this year were Bruce Kalman (Union/Knead), defending champ Walter Manzke (Republique/Petty Cash Taqueria), Jason Neroni (The Rose Cafe), Carlos Salgado (Taco Maria), and … Continue reading

17. March 2016 by The Offalo
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Big Bite Bacon Fest 2015 at The Queen Mary

Big Bite Bacon Fest returned to The Queen Mary in Long Beach for its second annual event this past weekend.  Expanded this year to three sessions across two days, the food festival offered bacon-y bites and craft beers from several … Continue reading

04. August 2015 by The Offalo
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COCHON 555 Los Angeles 2015

This past weekend, COCHON 555 descended on the Viceroy hotel in Santa Monica for its 2015 Los Angeles competition, pitting 5 chefs with 5 whole heritage pigs against each other.  The prize was the title of Prince of Porc and … Continue reading

02. April 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Charcuterie, Events and Festivals, Offal, Peruvian, Pork | Leave a comment