Tag Archive: wine tasting

This Weekend: Vendys, Forever Oz, Grilled Cheese & Beer

Yay! I’m so happy I’m in town this weekend. And it’s a good thing, too, because there are LOTS going on. Saturday, May 15 CitySip LA Home Brewing Class Times are tough. Maybe you don’t have the money to go out for a night of drinking. So why not learn how to make your own…

This Weekend: Ditch Day Fridays, Sparkling Wine Tasting, Dessert Architect

I’ll be up north racing a Starship Lemon this weekend but look at all the fun events I’ll be missing out on. Boo. And yay for you. Friday, May 7 The Dessert Architect’s Suite of Sweets at Porta Via in Beverly Hills Treat your mama to one of the trio desserts created by renowned pastry…

This Weekend: Pourtal's $4.29 BBQ, Derby Day Beachside, French Wine Tasting

Here I am trying to lose weight and everything and a majority of the events going on this weekend have to do with food and drinking. Ah well. Enjoy! Thursday, April 29 Pourtal’s One-Year Anniversary Wine & BBQ Can’t believe that it’s already been a year since Santa Monica?s Pourtal Wine Tasting Bar first opened….

This Weekend: Happy Hour Italiano, Rivera's $5 Cocktails, $20 Unlimited Sushi

Woo hoo! My last weekend of not drinking has finally arrived! And I plan to celebrate big come Monday at First & Hope’s Red Rover, Red Rover bar night. But til then check out all the fun things going on. Thursday, March 25 Oliverio’s Italian-Inspired Happy Hour Remember Blue on Blue? The Avalon Beverly Hills’…

This Weekend: Napa in DTLA, Japanese Beer Garden, Cart for a Cause

I’ll be up in Mammoth for a very bloggy snowboarding trip (Yay!) but check out all the cool, new things coming up! Saturday, March 20 NPN LA Marathon 5K I SO wanted to do this fun run which is the official warm-up race for the LA Marathon since 1) I couldn’t do the marathon after…

Anti-Gooey Valentine's Day: Beer Tastings, Hitchcock, Mortified LA

There’s more going on this Sunday the 14th than romantic candlelit dinners (although there does seem to be a ton of those this year) and long walks on the beach. You don’t have to be all in luuuuve and stuff to enjoy the following events. If anything, I say go on and enjoy them with…

3rd Annual White Trash Tasting: Bacon-Wrapped Lemonheads and a 10-Year-Old Madeira

Man, I LOVE these white trash wine tastings that Colorado Wine Company in Eagle Rock puts on every year. It’s a chance for everyone to dust off their overalls, comb out their mullets and enjoy wine, not from a box, paired with 7-Eleven fare. This year’s sold-out event was another one for the books. And…