Archives for the ‘Dining and Cuisine’ Category

New Wine Bar at AVIA Napa

By • Aug 18th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

On the heels of its first anniversary, AVIA Napa is living up to its reputation as a local host with the recent unveiling of its new wine bar last week. A barista bar by day and inviting wine bar as the hours inch toward the evening, the lounge has been informally dubbed the Riddling Rack […]



Obikà Mozzarella Bar Opens This September 2010 in Los Angeles

By • Aug 4th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

Obikà Mozzarella Bar announces the September 2010 opening of its first Los Angeles location in the Westfield Century City shopping center, adding to the 13 existing locations in five countries. The innovative restaurant concept marries high-quality, local ingredients and traditional Italian products with clean, modern design to create a sophisticated, yet informal, Italian dining experience. […]



Montage Laguna Beach Summer Recipe

By • Jul 30th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

We absolutely love Montage resorts, and there is nothing more luxurious than a summer stay at Montage Laguna Beach. If you’ve ever dined here, you’ll know that the flavors in the cuisine are out of this world. Here is a summer recipe from Chef Craig Strong. try it out at home and pretend you are […]



Buy a Bottle, Save a Tree with Sequoia Grove Winery

By • Jul 28th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

Sequoia Grove Winery and Firebirds are proud to announce the “Buy a Bottle, Save a Tree” program to raise awareness of the need to protect the future of giant sequoias, the world’s largest trees. From September 1 through October 31, 2010, 10 percent of bottle sales generated from Sequoia Grove’s 2007 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon […]



How To Eat, Pray, Love in San Antonio, Texas

By • Jul 23rd, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

If you’re heading to San Antonio, Texas, here is a fun itinerary of things to do: This summer, San Antonio invites visitors to experience their very own “Eat, Pray, Love” travel adventure – all within one city. Where to Eat, Pray, Love in San Antonio shows travelers how to dine their way to happiness, trek […]



1,000 Cooks for the Cure to Support Fight Against Breast Cancer

By • Jul 15th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

Maybe it’s too hot in mid-July to run for a cause, or even walk for one. But everyone has to eat, right? That’s the idea behind 1,000 Cooks for the Cure, part of an ongoing partnership between Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and KitchenAid that has raised nearly $7 million for the fight against […]



José Andrés Announces Two New Vegas Restaurants at The Cosmopolitan

By • Jun 28th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

The Las Vegas culinary scene is the place to be if you want to be a big name in food these days. So José Andrés, who is notable in California and Washington will make his Vegas debut later this year with two new restaurants at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas […]



WP24 by Wolfgang Puck at LA LIVE

By • Apr 21st, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

Twenty-seven years ago, Wolfgang Puck opened the ground-breaking Chinois on Main and dazzled diners with his interpretation of fusion cuisine blending Asian dishes with California products and French techniques. Puck is once again changing the culinary landscape of Los Angeles with WP24 by Wolfgang Puck, serving his modern Asian fare at his new restaurant on […]



Dining at Grand Velas in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico

By • Apr 6th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

I left off yesterday talking about the food at the Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort, and how impressive it is. I have never been to an all-inclusive that offers this quality and variety of food and drink. As I mentioned before, my favorite part is that guests are encouraged to order anything they […]



Celebrate Easter at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa

By • Mar 25th, 2010 • Category: Dining and Cuisine

Easter is around the corner and what better a place to celebrate this holiday than the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, Arizona’s most historic and magical resort. Bring the kids, bring the whole family and enjoy a weekend away or just a festive Easter meal at one of the Biltmore restaurants. Read here about what’s […]