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Drink of the Week

Bloody Mary Los Angeles

Esters Wine Shop & Bar Bloody Mary (Drink of the Week)

It wouldn’t be a “Boozy Brunch” without booze. Esters Wine Shop & Bar, the destination Santa Monica establishment from Kathryn Weil-Coker, husband Tug, and the Rustic Canyon Family of Restaurants, recently rolled out weekend...
Tea Los Angeles

Little Fluffy Head Cafe Medium Oolong Cheese Tea (Drink of the Week)

Tea bars are proliferating at a rapid clip in Los Angeles, but a couple factors help to differentiate Little Fluffy Head Cafe from other local cafes. First, Jenny Zheng has crafted a fashionable space...
Soda Los Angeles

Greenhouse Ginger Beer (Drink of the Week)

For a juice bar, Greenhouse is fairly ambitious. The Original Farmers Market stall from vaunted bartender Jason Bran and business partner John Chae (and NoHo Arts District spinoff with Chris Wilson) sells a variety...
Tea Los Angeles

Gong Cha Brown Sugar Milk Foam Tea (Drink of the Week)

I understand skepticism surrounding mega-chains considering so many unfocused concepts with shoddy quality control, but Gong Cha seems to be exceptional based upon my Koreatown experience. The company launched in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, in 2006,...
Yogurt Drink Los Angeles

The Kitchen @ Westwood Ayran (Drink of the Week)

The Kitchen @ Westwood has slowly become a semi-regular part of my Westwood rotation. Turkey natives Huseyin Ilhan and wife Hava previously proved their skill with döner and dips, and I recently enjoyed their...
Coffee Los Angeles

SPL Coffee Dry Kapp (Drink of the Week)

“Spill the beans” sounds like something a G-Man would say to gangster under hot lights in the ’20s. In modern Koreatown, SPL Coffee is a cool new cafe in Ardmore Plaza featuring a neon...
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