From rooftop parties to specialty brunches to a grape-stomping tradition, wrangle your family and friends for a fun-filled Labor Day weekend in California to bid adieu to the summer season.
Just prior to the onset of the pandemic, the AAA Four-Diamond Vintner’s Resort in Santa Rosa completed a sweeping $17-million renovation. The investment added additional accommodation options and gave the entire property a gorgeous facelift.
Victor Ghaben’s business, World Famous HOTBOYS, started in his own backyard in Oakland in 2017. Today, the restaurant has five locations, dishing up California’s top fried chicken sandwich.
Something special is brewing in Los Angeles’ Lincoln Heights neighborhood. In a city with competition that’s as infamous as its traffic, Benny Boy Brewing is already gaining an impressive fan base after less than a year on tap.
The fourth concept from Kevin Shin’s line of dining destinations, KNVS, has just opened its doors. The Oceanside restaurant is welcoming guests to its new, innovative dining experience that blends an immersive art gallery with haute cuisine.
Can’t decide between Napa and Sonoma? Why not enjoy both? The Carneros American Viticultural Area (AVA) not only straddles the Napa and Sonoma Valleys; it is a wine wonderland for those who live for exceptional Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and sparkling wine.
As the 2022/2023 school year gets underway, meet five wonderful California-based teachers and camp directors who deserve all the gold stars, A-pluses and top honors.
Sergio Jimenez is the new chef de cuisine of AVANT, the signature restaurant of Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego. “My position is a very fun and active role in the restaurant. I oversee all back-of-house operations and develop menu based on seasonality.”
The ever-evolving San Diego destination, North City, has announced sweet new additions to the “city within a city” with the opening of Maya’s Cookies and Wynston’s Ice Cream. Plus, North City welcomes a new summer cocktail menu and extended hours at your favorite spots.
The only thing better than sitting back and indulging in a really good drink is sitting back with a fun drink in an inimitably cool spot. Evidently, California is home to quite a few Instagram-worthy drink spots—complete with breezy West Coast views, casual charm and an expansive cocktail menu of the sunny state’s very best spirits.