On March 24, 2021, Vero hosted a virtual wine tasting event from its series Verotalks. The event was moderated by Sommelier Yannick Benjamin, co-founder of Wine on Wheels, and Wheeling Forward. Benjamin introduced winemaker Moisés Casas of Ecce Vinum, and Elena García
Tayson Pierce Wines; photo by Phillip Silverstein I recently attended a Tayson Pierce Wines media dinner at Wally's Wine. Wally's is a veritable wine wonderland located in Santa Monica and the event was held in a private room offering an incredible view
STK Los Angeles; photo by Kathy Leonardo; courtesy of ETG One of the things I love about living in LA is that on any given day, you can decide to enjoy a night out on the town. STK Los Angeles is
California is home to an incredible amount of great restaurants ...If you love mexican food, head to Lula Cocina Mexicana. This past July (2016) the restaurant celebrated twenty five years. Although Geraldine Gilliland, owner of Lula Cocina Mexicana, is originally from Belfast,
All photos by Richard Bilow, courtesy of LAArtParty.com The first thing I noticed as I walked through the door at Gus's World Famous Hot and Spicy Fried Chicken on Crenshaw Boulevard was a sign stating, "Please Seat Yourself." And I did.
Life can be challenging...and death even more. My ninety-year old dad recently passed away. He had a stroke a while back, and his health progressively deteriorated. When it finally happened, it was a blessing. My mom had left this world over
A group of talented artists and wine lovers gathered at an informal wine tasting at the headquarters of LA Art Party. Our tasters consisted of Michael Baroff, Barbara Kosoff, J.J.L'Heureux and Jennifer Verge. Of course, I (Kathy Leonardo) hosted, offering some
Farmhouse LA - All photos by Richard Bilow (courtesy of LAArtParty.com)Just as Jimmy Kimmel has family and friends from his old neighborhood working on his late night show, Farmhouse LA owner Nathan Peitso has brought his "farm" family to the city.
Los Angeles is home to a vast amount of amazing restaurants. But who has the time or the budget to visit them all? Yes happy hours can serve up a taste of what the restaurant has to offer. However happy hours
One thing great about big cities....LA, NY....is the ever-changing restaurant scene. New, incredible, inventive and trendy dining spots pop up every other day. It's a hard road for restaurants. Some truly wonderful ones fall to the wayside sometimes. So get out