Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway!

Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway!

Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway! Please note: This giveaway is now closed. The winner is #5 Michele! Cascal sodas are fermented drinks made with natural juices. The result is a taste similar to wine coolers but without the alcohol. I was already a fan of the drinks when Cascal contacted me to see if […]

AMC Amazing Update

AMC Amazing Update

AMC Amazing Update I did a short post on the renovated AMC La Jolla back in August when it was still finishing up. I recently went back and got to see the finished product and wanted to do an updated post sharing all the new features. AMC Amazing is what they are calling the theaters […]

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series A few weeks ago, I was invited to a media dinner to try out Burger Lounge’sGame Changer Burger Series, a set of limited time seasonal game meat burgers. Organic Quinoa SaladOrganic Quinoa, Arugula, Spinach, Kale, Roasted Baby Squash, Corn, Tomato, Red Onion, Toasted Almonds, Feta, Smoked Tomato Vinaigrette Before […]

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway Please note, the giveaway portion of this post is now closed. Congrats to entry #22! The Roy’s restaurant I used to frequent underwent a makeover a few months ago, changing its name to Roy Yamaguchi’s Pacific Rim Cuisine, redesigning the interior and changing up the menu. We were recently invited to […]

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen Mr. K’s current favorite place for ramen is any of the Hakata ramen restaurants run by the Shin-Sen-Gumi group, with various locations in Los Angeles (they also have some restaurants that do Yakitori, Shabu, etc). What I particularly enjoy about it is the the fast service and the customized ordering. Our first […]

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu What happens when you get together a group of 20 food enthusiasts, take them to a popular restaurant with a James-Beard award winning chef, and give them carte blanche to order whatever they want? They order almost the entire menu…twice. A few weeks ago, Mr. K […]

Four Sea Restaurant

Four Sea Restaurant

Four Sea Restaurant When I think of Taiwan, one of the things I miss the most is Taiwanese breakfast. There are so many traditional Taiwanese foods that are available for breakfast including egg pancakes, soy milk, fried crullers, and rice rolls. And for some reason, it’s really hard to find good versions of those items […]

Eleven Madison Park

Eleven Madison Park

Eleven Madison Park Our best meal during our NYC trip, and maybe one of my best meals of all time, took place at Eleven Madison Park. We’ve been trying to cut back on our food expenses this year after all the indulgence of last year. But with so many great restaurants in NYC, we had […]