Category: Mariscos

  • Ceviche Project at Skybar

    Ceviche Project at Skybar

    Last month, I experienced one of those “only in L.A.” moments that I’ve encountered just a handful of times since moving to the left coast over a decade ago.  I found myself at Skybar in the Mondrian Hotel in the heart of West Hollywood, surrounded by beautiful people, enjoying gorgeous seafood paired with fancy cocktails.  […]

  • August Food Festivals, Pop-Ups, and Sundry Events

    To paraphrase the 1960s band The Zombies, it’s the time of the season for food festivals and other events, and August is replete with them: This past weekend saw the Big Bite Bacon Fest in Long Beach; my recap is forthcoming.  In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek.   This Saturday, August 8th, I’ll be […]

  • LA Street Food Fest 2015

    LA Street Food Fest 2015

    LA Street Food Fest 2015 took place this weekend at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.  Believe it or not, this is the first time I’ve attended the event, now in its 6th year.  I meant to attend last year, but it conflicted with Tacolandia.  This year, I made sure my schedule was clear for LASFF.  […]

  • Taco Madness 2015

    Taco Madness 2015

    L.A. Taco‘s “Taco Madness 2015” took place on Sunday.  Unlike the previous two years’ events, which took place at Grand Park and had free admission, this year’s was held at Villains Tavern in the Arts District in Downtown Los Angeles and you were required to buy a ticket to attend.  Tickets cost $10 and included […]

  • Mariscos El Cristalazo

    Mariscos El Cristalazo

    Since Tacolandia 2015 tickets just went on presale this week, I thought I’d put up a quick report on Mariscos El Christalazo in La Puente.  They’re a participant at Tacolandia this year, and they’ve only been opened a little over a month! At the end of January, I attended a preview event for El Cristalazo […]