COUNTRY’S ONLY NON-PROFIT WINE COMPETITION MOVES TO NEW LOCATION FOR 21st ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION International Grand Cru and Culinary Tasting Benefits Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles Like us on Facebook
LONG BEACH, CA – July 8, 2015 — The Long Beach Grand Cru, the country’s only non-profit wine competition, benefiting Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles and its partnership with The Children’s Clinic in Long Beach will celebrate its 21st anniversary in a new location — the lush 87-acre South Coast Botanic Garden, with an evening of wine, food, one-of-a-kind silent auction and live music onSaturday, Aug. 8 from 6 pm – 9 pm at 26300 Crenshaw Blvd. in Palos Verdes Peninsula….
This is the 2nd year which OC Night Market returned back to the OC Fairgrounds, this was a fun weekend event which friends and families were able to enjoy an Asian themed food fair from May 8-10th. This year’s event was much better organized than last years, the food vendors were in the same area & wasn’t so spread out as it was before.
Last week I had the opportunity to attend OC Weekly’s annual event, Artopia which celebrates Orange County’s art scene that varies from visual to performing paired with booths of food & liberation from various restaurants & companies. …
Last month, I had an opportunity to attend an amazing food expo in LA, named Crave Expo.
This event gave a chance for local companies to showcase their food, art work & services to potential customers & marketers. This was a great concept to showcase how future catering services will be carried out.…
I came back to the Playground for a redemption dinner because from what I can gather, Jason Quinn is someone that you cannot help but admire because his passion for food shows in his dishes. He is willing to take a chance to try out new things & push the limit in experimenting on new dishes to see what works & what doesn’t work.
This was the menu of what we had for this dinner because the menu changes every night.