SANTA MONICA— Main Squeeze is under construction on Main Street to join the growing westside assembly of juice joints (Moon Juice, Pressed Juicery, juice bar at Kreation Kafe) and offer fresh fruit and smoothies. [Grub Street]
HOLLYWOOD— Today Fukuburger adds a new veggie-friendly burger to the menu.The Falafel Burger comes with a falafel patty, lettuce, tomato, pickled red onion, pickled cucumbers, avocado cream, and habanero kabayaki. [EaterWire]
SANTA MONICA— On March 18 Joe Bastianich is in town to run the LA Marathon and host a dinner at Coast inside Shutters hotel. The three course meals commences at 4PM with a prosecco reception followed by a three course dinner and Bastianich wine pairing priced at $55 for regular seating or $65 for "premiere" seating.
Homemade Tagliatelle with Walnut and Ricotta Pesto – paired with a Bastianich Ribolla, 2009
Italian Style Fresh Ham, Soft Polenta with Grilled Portobellos and Radicchio – paired with Bastianich Vespa Bianco, 2008 & La Mozza “I Perazzi”, 2009
Grapefruit and Honey Cake– paired with Bastianich Malvasia, 2009