Erika Bolden

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  • 3 hours ago | Alcohol & Spirits

    Well-made cider has all kinds of benefits that make it perfect for Los Angeles drinkers. It’s chock full of nutrients, like what you would get from a juice bar, but with a host of natural probiotics (and a splendid buzz). Plus, it's naturally glut...

  • 25 days ago | Beer

    Tickets go on sale Sunday, Feb. 8 2015, at 9:00 a.m. PST, for the fourth annual Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Festival (FWIBF). As they have in previous years, these will likely sell out within minutes, so grab your coffee early and get set b...

  • 26 days ago | Alcohol & Spirits

    Los Angeles is a culinary wonderland. One of its greatest features is the full range of affordability. Now that you have mastered the taco-and-ramen end of the spectrum, it's time to explore fine dining. Still waiting for your script to get picked...

  • 28 days ago | Bars

    Tacos are one of the most ubiquitous and beloved foods in Los Angeles. Everyone has an opinion on where the best ones can be found, based on varying degrees of freshness, authenticity or innovation. Most modest taquerias have no license to sell al...

  • 2 months ago | Beer

    No one likes a skunky beer — an undesirable flaw that occurs quickly if a bottle is improperly stored. And there are plenty of other things that can go wrong once a case of bottles leaves the brewery, from degraded hop aromas (noticeably lessened ...

  • 3 months ago | Beer

    No moment in L.A. feels more wintry than the flash flood warnings issued for a Pineapple Express weather system dumping much-needed precipitation on our parched metropolis. It’s a time to hunker down and hang with people you really like. Decorate ...