Temecula… There’s More Than Just Wine In The Valley!

It was a lovely sunny morning as a group of So Cal writers recently visited Temecula. The Mount Palomar Winery was established in 1969. This winery has deep roots in this valley, and responding to their kind invitation, the International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA) set up camp right there. Perched high atop  … Read More

Freshness Is At The Core of this Fabulous Gastropub- PUBlic 74

Located in an upstairs loft, just east of the 5 Freeway, is a welcome new addition to the scene along Ortega Highway (AKA Route 74). This Gastropub has a casual vibe, with a wrap-around bar and an expansive dining room with elbow room to spare. The reclaimed wood is from an old saw mill, and  … Read More

TAPS Fish House & Brewery NOW OPEN in Irvine Marketplace!

Get ready to enjoy a great new locals spot, if you have not had the pleasure of dining here just yet. The restaurant features a beautiful and spacious 10,000 sq. ft. dining room—welcoming us with 18 foot ceilings. All remnants of the previous Buca di Beppo restaurant have faded.  Think lots of brick, natural woods,  … Read More

Taps Fish House & Brewery Opens in Tustin Marketplace!

Taps Fish House & Brewery opens Monday, June 8, 2015. Get ready to enjoy a great new local spot. Beautiful and spacious dining room, bar with community tables, booths and a horseshoe bar area. Think brick, natural woods, historical photos, and a dog friendly patio. The service is impeccable.     The preview was very  … Read More