Archive for Food

Cooking Class 101

Oct 25, 2010 by Kristi Rimkus

Lesson Number 1
Never use your blender to blend hot liquids without thinking about the consequences first.
I want to remind all of Travelin’ Local’s readership that I’m an experienced cook – not a chef.
So, therefore, [...]

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Boyle Heights Farmers Market is every Friday

Oct 06, 2010 by Lisa Newton

Since its inception on Friday, July 9, 2010, The Boyle Heights Farmers Market has become a gathering place to buy some veggies or even some kettle corn; but most of all, the Boyle Heights Farmers [...]

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Surf’s up…let’s say Aloha at Duke’s

Oct 01, 2010 by Sandy Schroeder

Duke’s in Huntington Beach is a natural when you want to meet friends at the beach, while dining with a sweeping ocean view and a cool surfer vibe.
The vast wall of glass overlooking the [...]

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Which is Downtown Los Angeles’ Oldest Bar? You Decide

Sep 30, 2010 by Lindsay Pullin

Los Angeles is old–to-a-point–and there’s no debate about that. But there does seem to be a bit of controversy as to which is the oldest bar in Los Angeles.
Doling out that honor carries with [...]

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The Crab Cooker – Tastiest Legend in the OC

Sep 25, 2010

Since 1951 Orange County residents have been lining up at The Crab Cooker to enjoy fish dinners in the bright red building on Balboa Peninsula in Newport.
Serving the world’s finest fish and the best [...]

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Los Angeles Free Friday

Sep 24, 2010

Yesterday, while talking to a friend of mine she blurted out “Is it September 23rd already?” (suddenly realizing that another summer has come and gone so quickly).
Yes, and that’s how sometimes things move so fast–especially [...]

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Wrap it Up!

Sep 21, 2010

You say you aren’t a cook? Why not? Cooking dazzling food is a breeze. All you have to do is believe. If you believe in the cooking fairy, your culinary skills will magically appear.
Do you [...]

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Leisure Enjoyment on Main Street in Seal Beach

Sep 16, 2010

I always enjoy going to a good bar and having a beer, be it cheap or chic.  But I don’t know much about wine bars other than 1) I like to drink wine 2) I [...]

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Good Food, Wine, Spirits, Cooking Displays and Contests at the Taste of Beverly Hills

Sep 09, 2010

In case you missed it, over the Labor Day weekend, Beverly Hills celebrated their very first Food & Wine’s Taste of Beverly Hills.
Hosted by the Beverly Hills Hilton, thousands of people came to eat, [...]

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OC Foodie Fest 2010: A Delectable Success

Sep 07, 2010

On Saturday, August 28 th, the OC Foodie Fest 2010, cooked up an unbeatable culinary celebration at the Honda Center in Anaheim.
The event featured shopping, a kids’ area, live art, local businesses, beer and [...]

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Weekend Starter: On Fridays the Huntington Beach Farmer’s Market and Art-A-Faire

Sep 03, 2010

The Huntington Beach Farmer’s Market, has been voted by both the media and the public as one of the most scenic outdoor markets in Southern California.
It’s easy to see why. The ocean and the pier [...]

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We Go Rock, Eagle Rock’s Friday Fest

Sep 01, 2010

We all know that economically, times are tough for all. Many businesses are struggling to make ends meet; indeed, too many have had to closed. Others are on the precipice of doing the same.
To [...]

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The Taste of Beverly Hills Starts Thursday Evening

Aug 31, 2010

Already having garnered world-wide attention, the Taste of Beverly Hills takes place from September 2nd – 5th.
It’s also a great opportunity to take your current or new flame out for a few special nights on [...]

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Exquisite Taste and Hospitality: Touring Norbert Wabnig’s Cheese Store of Beverly Hills

Aug 30, 2010

The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills is located in the heart of the legendary, fast-paced city of, you guessed it, Beverly Hills. The store itself is intimate and calm. The walls, shelves, and counter-tops are [...]

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