Sweet Surplus

A Sweet Surplus

A Sweet Surplus Couple uses excess wine grapes in new product Posted on January 16, 2018 It can be easy to take for granted the natural bounty we have available here in the Golden State. One...
New Year Advice

My New Year Advice

My New Year Advice Get your vitamins A, D, and B, and mind your Ps and Qs Posted on January 11, 2018 Anyone who knows me knows I love my carbs as much as, if not more than, the next guy. Do I love big,...

A Perfect Ten

A Perfect Ten Posted on January 01, 2018 San Diegans can be fickle about our food. We’re often attracted to the latest shiny trends, swayed by of-the-moment offerings like poke, zoodles, mocktails, and...

My Favorite Valentien

My Favorite Valentien Posted on December 1, 2017 For more than a decade, before terms like “slow food” and “farm-to-table” became delightfully commonplace, The Lodge at Torrey Pines’ gourmet...

O, What a Meal

O, What a Meal Posted on November 1, 2017 Superstar chef and TV personality Rick Bayless is well known for bringing both authentic and innovative tastes of Mexican cuisine to his home city of Chicago. But...
Tastiest Taste & Superior Sip

Tastiest Taste & Superior Sip

Tastiest Taste & Superior Sip Posted October 1, 2017 Del Mar Village’s Taste of Del Mar event once again welcomed a sold-out crowd, which enjoyed samples and drinks from an impressive list of area...

Transported to Tuscany

Transported to Tuscany: Firenze Trattoria Posted on August 31, 2017 It’s a long trip from San Diego to Italy, but thankfully it’s a much quicker trip to Firenze Trattoria in Encinitas, just outside of...
Gin Refresher

A Gin Refresher

A Gin Refresher Posted on July 27, 2017 A gin and tonic is not new news for any imbiber here in the states — especially not during summer, and particularly not after a round of golf. Originally concocted...
Farmer's Fix

Farmer’s Fix

Farmer’s Fix Posted on July 2017 Love salads, but don’t like all that slicing and dicing? Don’t love them, but want to eat healthier? That’s where Farmer’s Fix comes in — a salad subscription...
Del Mar Race Day Eats

Del Mar Race Day Eats

Del Mar Race Day Eats Posted on July , 2017 You won, you placed, and showed off at the track, and now it’s time for some post-race revelry.  There’s no need to travel far — within a stone’s throw...