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Dumpster Diving: Finding Ways to Measure the Increasing Food Waste Issue

Statistics show food waste is a growing problem in the United States:         The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates 38 billion tons of food went to waste in 2014    ...
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SommCon 2017 Registration Now Open

Join fellow Sommeliers and wine enthusiasts, November 15-17, as SommCon returns to San Diego bringing together professionals of all levels to discuss, develop, and lead the conversation on the business of wine. SommCon's education is...
Stax Rolled Ice Cream

Stax brings Thai-style rolled ice cream to OC

As one of the first artisan ice cream dessert concepts to take Orange County by storm two years ago, Stax Cookie Bar is one of the first in Southern California to offer thinly rolled...
Islands Burger And Drink

Islands – Los Angeles – June 2017- 35 Yrs – Anniversary

The original Islands location opened in Los Angeles in 1982. Islands Restaurant celebrates its 35 Year Anniversary this month. Cheers to you and your staff on a successful 35 years and many more to...
Big Catch Lobster

Big Catch Seafood House – Huntington Beach – July 2017 – Just Opened

Big Catch Seafood House just landed in Huntington Beach bringing a wave of fresh caught seafood to the shores of HB! Big Catch Seafood House 7311 Edinger Ave. Huntington Beach, CA 92647 714.892.1700 bigcatchseafoodhouse.com Find more delicious Orange County...
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Dine LBC launches pop-up style dining

Dine LBC founder and organizer Terri Henry announced an experimental approach for a pop-up chef experience for diners to enjoy. Expanding beyond the annual restaurant week, this is an opportunity for local chefs to...

Islands Anniversary Celebration Features Karl Strauss Islands Golden Ale and Waimea Burger

Islands Restaurants, known for its signature burgers, ice-cold drinks and laid-back tropical atmosphere, is celebrating summer – and the company’s 35th anniversary year – with the return of fan favorite menu items. Beginning July 12, guests can...
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It’s Time to Vote – Sandwich Competition

Updated information: TIME TO VOTE! Check out this Chef Line Up and Vote, Vote, Vote! Ben Diaz - Rosa Mexicano Los Angeles Felix Nappoly - Hyatt Regency Long Beach Kevin Roberts (aka Food Dude) - Paleo Brio Healthy Kitchen Restaurant  Richie (Richard Hirshen) - Mooney Family...
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OC Fair 2017 food is bigger and crazier

Last year, 50% of Fairgoers surveyed said their favorite part of the Fair is the food. Fried, sugary or savory – and sometimes all three at once – the delectable edibles are some of...
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French fry taste challenge – OC Fair 2017

Evoking the good old days, Coast Packing Company, the West’s leading supplier of animal fat beef tallow and lard, and Charles “Chicken Charlie” Boghosian – the deep-fry king of San Diego and points north...
The Cut Burgers

The Cut – Irvine – July 2017 – Opening Soon

Burger lovers soon won’t have to chase down their favorite food truck for their fix: The Cut has found a new home in Irvine’s Westpark Plaza, where its first brick-and-mortar location opens to the public...
California Hot Sauce Expo Booze & Infuse Cocktail Competition

Booze & Infuse Cocktail Competition

Booze & Infuse Cocktail Competition @ the 3rd Annual California Hot Sauce Expo Bartenders will have 90 seconds to make the greatest cocktail of their life. After a blind taste test from the judges the...
Selanne Steak Tavern Sommelier Vito Pasquale

Selanne Steak Tavern Recognized with Prestigious the Best Award of Excellence

Selanne Steak Tavern, the upscale steak house and tavern housed in a chicly transformed historic 1934 home on Pacific Coast Highway, has received its second Wine Spectator magazine designation – The Best of Award...
Studio At The Montage Wine Director Troy Smith

Studio Earns 2017 Wine Spectator Grand Award for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Located bluff side with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, Studio, the free-standing award-winning signature restaurant at Montage Laguna Beach, has once again garnered the elite Grand Award from Wine Spectator magazine. Along with...

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LSXO Rose All Day

Rosé All Day

Join LSXO, Drybar and Petals & Pop for an exquisite Rosé All Day pampering and boutique. The Drybar will host a pampering session from...
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Full Moon Dinner

Red Bar Sip And Smoke

Sip and Smoke

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Hotel Irvine Backyard Oktoberfest

The Backyard Oktoberfest

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SommCon 2017

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Summer Date Night Dinner