Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Brix & Brews & NY Deli (Sunset Beach)



Daily Specials - I saw a couple of burgers on their way out of the kitchen and they looked really good.  "Rib Night" also looks enticing.

The main draw for coming here in the first place, was the Craft Beer.  I got a Beer Flight.

They have around 22 taps of revolving delicious beer (on top of the bottled beer that they also carry).

Top 'O The Heap - Pastrami on Rye with a Pickle Spear & Mustard on the side.  I got my Sandwich with Garlic Fries.

Green Flash Brewing Company's Le Freak.

The Associate (Pastrami, Cheese, Dill Pickle, Red Onion & Brix Special Sauce with Homemade Potato Chips & Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce.

Luckily, we played nice [this day].

Monday, January 30, 2012

The Standing Room (Redondo Beach)



Burger & Sides.

The Chance minus the Thai Bird Chile. Weaksauce, Jessie!

Shishito Peppers & Sausage.

Dressed Burger.

Sandwiches, Quesadillas & Daily Specials are available as well.  To keep abreast of what's going on, check em out on Facebook.

Their little corner in the back of the liquor store.  I will get that shirt.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Rocio's Mole De Los Dioses (Bell)


The open Kitchen.

Tortilla Chips, Mole & Salsa.

Horchata with Pepitas & Prickly Pear (left).  Chia Lemonade.

Some art work.

Mayan Headdress & more art work.

Guacamole Diosa Sangre Ardiente - with Habanero & Passion Fruit.

Tres Soles Empanadas - Nopal Tortillas stuffed with Potosina, Huitlacoche & Zucchini Blossoms.  

Enmoladas Poblanas - Chicken Stuffed Tortillas Smothered in Mole.  Rice & Beans on the Side.

Pork Fillet with Mezcal & Gusano de Maguey Sauce.  Served with Rice and Sauteed Vegetables.

Handmade Nopal Tortillas.

Plantains in Tequila Sauce.

Homemade Cherry Ice Cream with Cinnamon, Blended Grains & Dulce de Leche.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Bar l Kitchen @ O Hotel (Los Angeles - Downtown)


The Bar.

Black Magic Woman - My favorite cocktail [so far] this year.

Cocktail Menu.

Front Seat Toddy.

Parmesan Truffle Tots.

I forgot to ask about these drinks.  I think they might be weekly drink specials.

The cozy fireplace inside.