Sweet, Tart & Tasty Treats  & Drinks for Labor Day! Hustle to Make Them!
Sep01

Sweet, Tart & Tasty Treats & Drinks for Labor Day! Hustle to Make Them!

Making certain kinds of cocktails, desserts and treats can be difficult if you can’t find the right ingredients. I used to have both a black coconut salt and a pink Hawaiian salt and both went “poof” -gone- and there went my unique and very tasty way of working with meat, fish, fresh veggies and lots more. So finding exactly the right ingredients is pretty crucial. Here in Southern California, you might have to drive...

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VMA Weekend: Here’s the Swag in the Gift Bag for Celebs to Take Home!!
Aug23

VMA Weekend: Here’s the Swag in the Gift Bag for Celebs to Take Home!!

Yesterday MTV unveiled the contents included in the official “2013 MTV Video Music Awards” Talent gift bag for attending musical talent, nominees, presenters and performers. Ensuring no star walks away empty-handed, each celebrity taking part in this year’s show will receive some of the industry’s most coveted items including some really “wish I could” items: – a stay at the JW Marriott Essex House New York,...

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Out to Lunch (or Dinner)!! Where Do You Go? Here’s a HAUTE Place to Hit in So. Bay/Long Beach. The Federal Bar “Smokes” as the New HAUTE Place to Go!
Jul16

Out to Lunch (or Dinner)!! Where Do You Go? Here’s a HAUTE Place to Hit in So. Bay/Long Beach. The Federal Bar “Smokes” as the New HAUTE Place to Go!

Drive up Pine Avenue from Ocean Blvd and look at all the vintaage buildings, particularly after you cross First Street. Pine is rife with great restaurants and it’s spreading across to the East Village. What you might not notice is this demure building set back from the street a bit– quite large actually. It was once a bank that close and then morphed into a high-end eatery called Madison. Madison soon died due to very...

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Celebrate Father’s Day with Fab  VitaFrute Cocktails by Veev and Akivita Vodka!
Jun16

Celebrate Father’s Day with Fab VitaFrute Cocktails by Veev and Akivita Vodka!

It’s a special weekend, and we all need to toast all our dads around (friends, family and others) with something special. VitaFrute™ is the first organic, all-natural, ready-made drink complete with alcohol with only the highest quality ingredients, perfect for summer celebrations with family and friends. With under 125 calories per serving, VitaFrute™ allows you and your guests to relax and enjoy a cocktail guilt-free, without...

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Hot Cocktails for Memorial Day: Altar Makes It Sizzle Naturally!
May27

Hot Cocktails for Memorial Day: Altar Makes It Sizzle Naturally!

Get smart, cocktail-savvy and organically tasty for Memorial Day with cocktails featuring ALTAR Mixes. These are unique taste blends that will really add some spice to your cocktails or mocktails! ALTAR™ is proud to unveil its collection of Herbal Martinis: APHRODISIAC, BLISS, CHI, CHILL, and RESTORE. ALTAR is an all-natural premium non-alcoholic beverage masterfully blending the world’s finest and most exotic heirloom vegetables and...

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Holiday Weekend Cocktails: White Pike Whiskey Makes a Dent in Your Drink!
May24

Holiday Weekend Cocktails: White Pike Whiskey Makes a Dent in Your Drink!

Hot for a new batch of brew to play with this holiday weekend? Have I got a surprise for you! White Pike Whiskey — typically only seen on the east coast — has made a pit stop here on the Left Coast for some fun. This brew and several others coming from the Seneca Wine Trail in Central New York State, the Finger Lakes Distilling Company makes WHITE PIKE Whiskey as well as many other spirits! Crafted by a man trained in the...

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