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  • Los Angeles Times The Taste 2017 September 1-3, 2017

    Not going to reinvent the wheel here–below is from the press release for the Los Angeles Times‘ The Taste event happening this weekend.  Even though I just spent a weekend attending 5 separate events for the LA Food & Wine Festival (check out #offalolafw2017 on IG for coverage), I’m very excited to attend The Taste, […]

  • 7th Annual Los Angeles Food and Wine Festival (August 24-27, 2017)

    One of the biggest food events of the year for the greater Los Angeles area, the 7th annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival is taking place in a little under two weeks, from August 24th through August 27th.  Following the same format as last year, the festival consists of three evening events on Grand Avenue in […]

  • Early August 2017 Los Angeles Food Events and Festivals

    August has one of the biggest food events around at the end of the month, L.A. Food & Wine (August 24th through 27th), but there are some that look good for earlier in the month: Saturday, August 5th – Plate by Plate LA:  As I mentioned before, this was the event that got me into food […]

  • California Spirit 32

    California Spirit, the gala fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, now in its 32nd year(!), took place at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City on Sunday, July 16th.  Hosted by chef Richard Blais, the event is a relatively small, intimate affair featuring a dozen restaurants from around Los Angeles.  The event also featured a raucous […]

  • July 2017 Los Angeles Food Events and Festivals

    Here are some upcoming food events and festivals in Los Angeles in July: Saturday, July 15th – Sip & Savor Santa Monica:  This new event taking place at the Santa Monica Pier will feature local and area purveyos like Tar & Roses, Spinfish Poke, 2424 Main Street (formerly Fork in the Road), Ococoa Chocolates, and […]

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