All-Star Chef Classic 2018

Los Angeles! It’s that time of the year again. The 5th Annual All-Star Chef Classic is returning this March 7-10, 2018 at LA Live.

This year, the event announces the introduction of the Vegetable Masters Dinner presented by Blue Shield of California, BBVA Compass Spanish Masters Dinner, All-Star Women Masters Dinner, and Middle East Feast, a new strolling event exalting the vast and diverse cuisine of the region. Returning to L.A. LIVE’s custom-built Event Deck, which includes Restaurant StadiumTM by Pacific Sales and the Chefs’ Tasting ArenaTM, will be the American Masters Dinner – this year spotlighting America’s exemplary immigrant talent – as well as Little Masters and Grill & Chill presented by Pacific Sales and Stella Artois. Restaurant Stadium’s 300-plus seats bring fans “kitchen-side,” allowing them an intimate and memorable culinary venture.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit: 

Here’s some of last year’s bites to wet your palette.




Join us for this iconic new vintage waterfront celebration bringing the best of the wine & culinary worlds together – Where everyone is a connoisseur!

The Balboa Pavilion Grand Wine Tasting takes place this fall bringing together locals & visitors alike to a vintage waterfront celebration at the historic Balboa Pavilion in Newport Beach. Taste world-class wine & enjoy spectacular views of Newport Harbor while indulging in samples of scrumptious cuisine provided by Harborside – the most iconic Newport Beach waterfront restaurant located inside the historic building built in 1906.

Attendees will receive a commemorative wine glass with a who’s-who list of over 20+ wineries & boutique vintners pouring amazing fine wines. Wine connoisseurs will join “snobs in training” to indulge their passion & palate. As guests sip & mingle they will be surrounded with dynamic picturesque views of beautiful Newport Harbor, wine country ambiance, upbeat entertainment & savor delicious fresh fare paired just for them featuring the innovative talent of the award-winning Harborside restaurant culinary team. Guests are encouraged to walk, bike, carpool, cab or UBER to event. Please don’t drink and drive. There is limited valet parking available & ample street, beachside parking available in the municipal parking lot one block away.

Get your ticket HERE

$10 OFF when you purchase your pre-sale tickets online prior to the event!

WHEN: Sunday, November 15, 2015 from 2pm-6pm

*Exclusive Launch Party Thursday, November 12th from 5pm-8pm!

Here’s a list of featured wines:
*Partial List Only
Ascension Cellars
Banfi Vitners
Carucci Wine
Cholame Vineyard
Constellation Brands
Daily Wine Dispatch
Hamilton Oaks Vineyard & Winery
Hug “O” Sparkling Wine
Navarro Vineyards
Orange Coast Winery
Regal Wine Company Brands
La Crema Winery
Miraval Rose
Stonestreet Estate Vineyards
Robert Hall Winery
Rolf’s Wine Shop
Angeline Vineyards
Martin Ray Vineyards & Winery
San Pellegrino Sparkling Water – Mixology Station
Southern Wine & Spirits Brands
Vina Sympatica Sparkling Wines
Vinemark Cellars
+More To Be Announced!

LA Weekly Brunch at the Races Giveaway


Happy Friday guys! I got some good news for my lovely readers! I’m doing a giveaway on my Instagram page!! Win 2 general admission tickets to the best brunch you’ll ever have, #BrunchAtTheRaces! With brunchy cocktails and 30 of the best breakfast and brunch restaurants in LA and beyond, this Sunday, October 18th event is not to be missed!

To enter, you must do the following:

1⃣ follow @losangelesfoodiegirl and @laweekly

2⃣ tag 3 of your friends

3⃣ comment ⬇️ what you’re excited to eat/drink


🍳☕️What: signature breakfast and brunch event

📍Where: Santa Anita Park 285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia CA 91007

🕚When: Sunday, October 18th 11am – 2pm

All Ages

The races will be happening during the event! A ticket includes access to Santa Anita Park for the day

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