The Celebrity Chef Tour benefitting the James Beard Foundation will be arriving in Hollywood on September 11, 2008. A reception and multi-course dinner will be held at Twist Restaurant in the exquisite Renaissance Hollywood Hotel & Spa that evening, beginning at 7p.m. The talents of award-winning Chef Nate Appleman of A16 Restaurant will be featured, and the event will be hosted by Chef Elie Chow. For more information visitwww.celebritycheftour.com.
Irvine Trade Food Hall will soon open Dos Chinos--a restaurant that celebrates two of Southern California's founding cuisines. "Southern California raised us on Asian and Latin food. Its what were made of - every sinew is built on years of carne asada and Vietnamese pho..." - Dos Chinos