Tag Archive: cocktail pairing

L.A. Cocktail Kings With Food & Wine’s Best New Chefs at Paiche

At Paiche: L.A. Cocktail Kings Aidan Demarest and Marcos Tello by Caroline on Crack

If you missed last night’s Food & Wine/Food GPS Best New Chefs dinner at hot, new Marina Del Rey restaurant Paiche, not to worry. There’s another one tonight. And where cocktail geeks went crazy over last night‘s crafty cocktails by mixmasters Steve Livigni and Pablo Moix (La Descarga, Pour Vous), tonight they’ll be thrilled by…

Playa Rivera Debuts New Mexi-China Cocktails by Julian Cox and Jeremy Lake

5 Spice Sangrita courtesy of Playa Rivera

Playa cocktail duo Julian Cox and Jeremy Lake teamed up to create “Mexi-China” cocktails to pair with Chef John Sedlar’s new menu which focuses on a fusion of Baja and Cantonese cooking. Said Jeremy Lake of his menu, “Whether it be the fresh, tart juices in the Chinese 5 Spice sangrita…or the bubbly effervescence and…

Umamicatessen’s Back Bar: Cocktail Slushees, Cocktail Umami Pairings, Secret Shoppers


Four restaurants, one coffee shop (Spring for Coffee*), one bar under one roof. That’s the new Umamicatessen spot which just soft opened in Downtown this past weekend. But what may be regarded as foodie heaven for some –what with its one-stop eating of Umami Burger, Pigg (pork-focused eatery by SF chef Chris Cosentino),  & a…