Food of the Week

Beer Gifts

Beer Christmas Gifts, Terms & Conditions + LA Phil Casual Fridays

One week and one day from now, Black Friday descends and the shopping begins. Each year, I point out some beer gifts that are an improvement on just a plain old gift card and...

Craft Beer Los Angeles

First Draft LA, Comparing Casks + Welcome to the Wood Cellar

The downtown Los Angeles of 2018 is so different from the version of just last year. Modern Times and Mikkeller are becoming entrenched nearby and Karl Strauss is still plugging along as well. At...

Cauliflower Los Angeles

West 3rd Street Food Worth Seeking

West 3rd Street, one of the Jewels of Los Angeles, stretching from Beverly Hills to DTLA. The stretch in Mid-City offers a variety of attractions, from shopping malls to boutiques and cafes. While it’s...

Craft Beer Map Los Angeles

San Fernando Road Craft Beer Corridor, Field to Ferment + SoCal Cerveceros

Travel San Fernando Road to find a craft beer corridor. Then head to the hop fields for (3) fresh hop beers before trying some SoCal home brew.

Craft Beer Los Angeles

Calidad, Barrel-Aged + Cellador Tautology

One of the hottest non-IPA trends out there has been the rise of the Mexican lager. Corona especially, but also Modelo and Pacifico seem to grow and grow. A new player is entering this style category,...

L.A. Breweries in Planning Stages, Fat Tire + Glendale Steins

As the nationwide brewery total inches up to the 7K mark, even more beer is on the way for Los Angeles! Four in-progress breweries are moving closer to their opening day (with more that...