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An Old Fashioned Recipe with Oak by ABSOLUT

Since it IS ThirstyThursday we thought we would get a little naughty with a new twist on an old favorite. Here’s a recipe for your Old Fashioned, swapping your whiskey with Oak by ABSOLUT. You won’t be sorry. OAK Old Fashioned Thank you Chris Decker for the tasty cocktail introduction! 1.5 oz Oak by ABSOLUT...

Deckman’s En El Mogor Hosts Chef’s Plate 4
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Deckman’s En El Mogor Hosts Chef’s Plate 4

Saturday was predicted to be low to mid 80’s in the Valle and it was stupendous! Chef’s Roll hosted Chef’s Plate 4 at Deckman’s En El Mogor, Chef Drew Deckman’s idyllic rancho on the hill with long views through Valle de Guadalupe. Surrounded by El Mogor vineyards and perched on a hill, the pepper tree dotted...

BLUSH Ice Bar opens in Gaslamp Quarter
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Chef Daniel Barron Welcomes VIP’s to Blush Ice Bar

San Diego dining explorers just got another amazing chef to tout in the Gaslamp Quarter! The VIP opening of Blush Ice Bar with executive chef Daniel Barron was well-attended with plenty of curious food explorers ready to check out the fully remodeled corner location in the Gaslamp Quarter. Bloggers, media, foodies and food industry people...

Uber Alleviates the Parking Pains at Del Mar Highlands
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Uber Alleviates the Parking Pains at Del Mar Highlands

If you have ever headed to Del Mar Highlands of Del Mar Heights Road, you have probably experienced the nuisance of trying to find parking in the center. With all the upgrades of restaurants and shops of the center in recent years, shoppers have seen a huge influx of traffic in the area. Trying to find...

Doors Are Open at Bracero Cocina
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Doors Are Open at Bracero Cocina

Bracero Cocina de Raiz // 619.756.7864 // 1490 kettner blvd. SD 92101 website As of today, Little Italy welcomes a new addition to the food-centric neighborhood. Fans of Chef Javier Plascencia have been waiting with bated breath for the long anticipated opening of Bracero Cocina de Raiz. The two story, modern-rustic restaurant designed by Bells & Whistles is...