The World Is At Your Fingertips at Melissa’s Produce

Melissa’s World Variety Produce company does it all in the world of fresh produce. They sources the items from 40 different countries, purchase the items, distribute them, and sell them wholesale and retail.  This includes a staggering number of fruits and vegetables from all over the world.  They are the largest distributor of specialty produce  … Read More

Wine Exchange Offers Premium Wines & Mega-Selection

Sometimes we have a media event which unexpectedly coincides with a major announcement. On this fine March Saturday, it was just such a day. We were meeting with Best Wines partners Kyle Meyer and Tristen Beamon, to hear all about their vino business. Our group included members of the International Food Wine & Travel Writers  … Read More


On a recent media event in Temecula, CA we had the pleasure of learning all about how this company is bringing fresh grown produce and culinary delights directly to consumers.  Sadly, since I live in Orange County,  I do not get to take advantage of these incredible programs, but if you are reading this article,  … Read More

Diamond Jamboree—A Collection of Authentic Asian Dining Venues….And So Much More!

This center really is a GEM. And I do not use that term lightly. With just over 30 various businesses—this corner of Alton Parkway and Jamboree Road in Irvine is bustling with activity from early morning to late in the evening.  This is a haven for the Asian community—a place where they can enjoy cuisine  … Read More