Take a self-guided tour of Temecula Valley wine country

Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association is hosting a two day wine event called “World of Wine,” on March 3 – 4 from 4:30 PM to 10 PM. For $89 ($99 after February 3) attendees can visit over 30 wineries tasting different wines from barrels, tanks, or bottles. The wines will be paired with food samples. Attendees will get a map plus a souvenir glass. Read More


Orange County Restaurant Week 2012 restaurants announced

dineLA is just around the corner, but don’t you feel left out, Orange County residents, your restaurant week kicks off on February 26 through March 3 featuring multiple course menus starting at $10 to $40. Pamela Waitt, president of the OC Restaurant Association describes Orange County Restaurant Week as the showcasing of “top chefs at the county’s best restaurants.” See the list. Read More

BlackboardEats subscribers get first access to Coldplay concert + dinner

BlackboardEats, a free e-newsletter that provides trusted reviews and delicious deals for dining destinations and artisanal food products, is launching a new “Dinner and a Show” series where their subscribers get first dibs at sold-out tickets. Los Angeles subscribers will receive the offer featuring Suzanne Goin’s A.O.C. and Coldplay at the Hollywood Bowl on Tuesday, January 17. See details. Read More

LAB Brewing Co. calling out all burger lovers with their ‘Top 10 Burger Challenge’

LAB Brewing Co. in Agoura Hills, CA is issuing a challenge to a bunch of L.A. food writers and the people of L.A. on their blog with a burger challenge. From today until Wednesday, January 18 if the LAB Burger is not your top 10 favorite burgers in L.A. then it’s free (usually $14). The LAB Burger is grounded Wagyu Kobe and sirloin beef, caramelized onions, blend of gruyere, blue cheese and bacon, and topped with arugula. 30105 Agoura Rd., Agoura Hills, CA 91301. 818-735-0091.