In the past decade, Portland has become a nexus of Oregon’s burgeoning food culture, and dessert places – particularly, donuts! – are a big part of that development. VV contributor Lindy Tolbert details some of her favorite (& iconic) Portland sweet spots and where to find them. *Note: All of these recommendations originated in Portland, […]
The History of Blue Curaçao Liqueur
If you’ve ever been to the Caribbean, you’ve likely noticed electric blue drinks at one venue or another. What’s in these blue drinks, and what makes them so popular? VV contributor Lindy Tolbert looks at the history of the Blue Curaçao liqueur and how Caribbean agriculture shaped the development of this citrusy mixer. Written by […]
Freezing Eggs: Why I did it at 40
Considering freezing eggs as a single 40-year-old made me feel like I was a big fat failure, until I discovered this …
GRAMMY-Inspired Cocktails at LA Restaurants
From now until Feb 15, try these Grammy-inspired cocktails in LA — crafted by PRG’s new mixologist Evan Charest to honor the Record of the Year nominees.
12 Must-Have Holiday Cocktails in Los Angeles
It’s no secret the LA cocktail scene has got it going on. If you’re in town this month, don’t miss these festive holiday cocktails!
Awesome Daycation: The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Los Angeles Wellness Retreat
The perfect holiday treat: a spa daycation at Ritz-Carlton Los Angeles. We loved it and think you will too.
Our New Favorite Monday Night Sushi Spot: Kaiju Sherman Oaks
When the craving hits, we found our new favorite sushi spot: Kaiju in Sherman Oaks. Click here for appetite-enducing pics:
Rum Cocktails from Around the World + 10 Cool Rum Facts
August is here and you know what that means? National Rum Month is here! All hail those fabulous fruity rum cocktails like the Mai Tai, Mojito, Pina Colada, Hurricane and my personal favorite, the Dark and Stormy. You have our permission to celebrate the entire month of August but especially on August 16th, National Rum […]
10 Red, White or Blue Cocktail Recipes for Fourth of July
Toast the Fourth of July with these red, white or blue cocktail recipes!
A Visit to St. George Spirits Distillery
We visited St. George Spirits, an Alameda, Calif. craft distillery where they are experimenting with strange concoctions like Oyster Gin!
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