Tag Archive: Eagle Rock

National Pig Day With Cast Iron Gourmet: Bacon Poutine, McPig Sandwich & Happy Hour

Pork, Frysmith fries and beer. Loosen your belt or wear your fat pants to this National Pig Day celebration with Cast Iron Gourmet and Frysmith at The Black Boar in Eagle Rock. Cast Iron Gourmet chef/owner Rashida Purifoy, whom I first met at Artisanal LA where I fell in love with her Couch Mix, gave…

Urban Hike: Colorado Boulevard From Eagle Rock to Arcadia

I thought H.C. of LA/OC Foodventures was crazy. He had planned an urban hike from Glendale to Arcadia in the heat of July this past Sunday. It would be 14 miles of Colorado Boulevard. And as with most urban hikes, the stretch of road that Angelenos usually motor through to get from Point A to…

This Weekend: Free PBR, Booze Tent Sale, $4.40 Comme Ca Cocktails

Yes, there’s actually more going on this weekend besides that awesome LA Street Food Fest and, oh yeah, Valentine’s Day. I give you the following. Friday, February 12 Wally’s Tent Sale It’s that time of year again. Time to stockpile some booze on the cheap thanks to Wally’s huge tented wine sale. For three days,…

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…