Reviews from August 2015

flaming turtle chocolate fondue at The Melting Pot of San Diego - La Jolla

The Melting Pot (La Jolla)

08/31/2015 - 3:45pm

Cheese fondue? Chocolate fondue? Sounds interesting but it's never struck me as something I 'must do'... Cue the entrance of The Melting Pot gift certificate. It was finally time to see what the...

burrata and prosciutto at BiCE Ristorante in downtown San Diego

BiCE Ristorante

08/28/2015 - 11:23am

BiCE Ristorante recently added lunch hours to their restaurant about 2 months ago. This establishment has been providing fine Italian dining in the gaslamp for the last eight years and invokes the...

Cafe Sevilla paella and patata bravas at Latin Food Fest San Diego

Latin Food Fest 2015 (San Diego) - Grande Tasting recap plus chefs

08/24/2015 - 6:54pm

We spent a lovely but hot afternoon enjoying Latin food, wine and spirits at the 3rd annual Latin Food Fest Grande Tasting in San Diego. This event was held on August 15 between 11-3pm and for one...

specialty produce farners' market box

Caffe Calabria and Specialty Produce dinner

08/19/2015 - 11:35pm

Earlier this summer, Dennis and I joined other San Diego food bloggers for a dinner sponsored by Specialty Produce and held at Caffe Calabria in North Park.

Specialty Produce...

Chimichanga Banderas style at Hecho En Vegas (MGM Grand Las Vegas)

Hecho En Vegas in MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas)

08/12/2015 - 10:31pm

After basking in the breathtaking beauty of the Grand Canyon, we headed out of that wilderness into a different kind of wild... the lively Las Vegas strip. After a few hours on the road, we...

huge menu at World Curry in Pacific Beach San Diego

World Curry - 20 Years Celebration

08/10/2015 - 10:52am

It's always Curry Time somewhere in the world!

With the coming and going of restaurants, it's always amazing to hear about how one restaurant is still thriving after many...

chesa kusina at lemon zest and garlic festival 2015

Lemon Zest and Garlic Fest 2015 - recap

08/04/2015 - 5:40pm

Last month I attended the Lemon Zest and Garlic Fest because Faye's Fork had an extra ticket (actually there were two tickets, but Dennis couldn't go). Food festival? Yea, I'm there! Little did I...