Joshua Lurie of Food GPS is bringing back the Beer Float Challenge for a fourth year as part of the upcoming L.A Beer Week, which stretches from Sept. 20-30.
The beer float throwdown will take place on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 2-5 p.m. at Golden Road Brewery and will pair up five ice cream-making ch ... More >>
Steven ArmstrongChef CJ Jacobson has fun with liquid nitrogen at the third annual LABFS
Saturday marked the third annual L.A. Beer Float Showdown. And unlike last year's showdown, which featured four local beer bars, this year's competition teamed five L.A. chefs (including three Top Chef alu ... More >>
Food GPSA scene from last year's showdown at Verdugo Bar
No LA Beer Week would be complete without an LA Beer Float Showdown, just as no ice cream would be complete without... beer? A sugary sacrilege to some, and a boozy benediction to others, beer floats symbolize the unique strain of genre ... More >>
courtesy: Andre GuerreroAndre Guerrero and Jan PurdyAndre Guerrero (Oinkster), who left BoHo not terribly long ago, has been busy scouting out new projects. Not only is he working on a second Oinkster downtown, but now comes news that the chef will soon be opening an Italian restaurant. Maxim ... More >>
The reopening of Butter Tart in Glassell Park has been pushed back to mid-January, as chef-owner Andre Guerrero (The Oinkster, Marché , BoHo) fine-tunes his new bakery/restaurant.
For Guerrero, fine-tuning in not simply figuring out which coffee to buy (Intelligentsia) or tweaking his granola rec ... More >>
When we stopped by to visit Butter Tart bakery--which is set to reopen next month--the other day, pastry chef Jan Purdy was in the kitchen, baking holiday cookies. Purdy has been working with Butter Tart chef-owner Andre Guerrero since their days together at Linq (which is now the home of Christophe ... More >>