2017 Los Angeles Food 🍽 & Wine 🍷 Festival!

Imagine….πŸ’­– strolling down this red carpet… tasting exquisite cuisine… with the fabulous skyline of downtown Los Angeles as your backdrop…

**** Now…. slow your stroll… ****

when you see just a FEW of  these ~delectable~ offerings prepared by some of the world’s 🌎 TOP CHEF’S... your mouth is going to start watering!!!

Are you ready???? Stiff upper lip πŸ‘„ Let’s do this!!!!

Note πŸ“—> There’s always a cool D.J cranking out hype music 🎼…at the LA Food & Wine Festival!

I’m talking music… you can get your “groove” and your “munch” on to… without missing a beat.

πŸ‘‰πŸ½-on THAT note🎡 Singing: “To the left… to the left 🎢🎡da-da!!! Lob-ster roll! Lobster-roll!!! 

These Lobster rolls were STUFFED big time…. with huge chunks… in the softest buttery roll..

🎀 Singing: 🎢🎡”Now slide…slide.. right on over to the most delightful presentation of one of the most FAVORITE savory treats of ALL TIME… 

A BLT!!!” Oooo-Weee!!!  It looks so dainty and CUTE… with BIG flavor! Every sample was served to guest in a “mini cake plate”… with a pedestal…& dome cover…

πŸ‘‰πŸ½ You wanna talk more about Flavor!!! These burgers… with mini slices of “banana 🍌” on top were yummy!!!

and Chef Andres... from “Cut” presented this element of  surprise… The mini burgers were so well seasoned… I know the larger sizes are gonna be REAL GOOD!!!!

Speaking of fruit flavor… Have you ever had a MANGO BEER??? 🍺 

You gotta try one from GOLDEN ROAD…

Fruity and delicious…. just like this watermelon πŸ‰ cocktail 🍹 

And this refreshing icy strawberry concoction…in a plastic bag! Ahhh!☝🏽So clever!

There are so MANY wonderful cocktails🍹 all around!!!

I gave you just a small sampling of food… but there is a full weekend at this festival…of  GRAND TASTINGS… and LUNCHEONS… for 4 days!!!

It’s Time to showcase “Wine!!!” and believe me…. there’s a LOT of it available!!! ~sWiRL~ and smell πŸ‘ƒπŸΌthe BOUQUET!!!

Wineries and master sommeliers… are represented here from all across the country!

Here’s a SWEET TREAT to eat…. from “The Patina Group.”

For a smooth & soothing… treat to clear the palate… How about SHERBET!  

I absolutely Lβ™₯️VE seeing how the chefs put so much attention to DETAIL into their presentations! They take a lot of PRIDE in preparing the absolute FINEST cuisine for You!

πŸ‘†πŸ½This TOP chef… who knows how to grab our attention…. and keep it… The entire time he’s preparing cuisine… 

He’s a #world 🌎#famous #chef 🍴with an #amazing #personality! He’s cooked for OPRAH…. when she and some very special guests traveled to Australia.  

Chef Curtis has also been on a LOT of  television πŸ“Ί shows…

(my #favorite #show was #TakeHomeChef!πŸ‘¨πŸΌβ€πŸ³) 

#curtisstone has written a #book I Lβ™₯️VE… It’s simply titled: “Good Food. Good Life.

I keep this book display in my home… very close to my kitchen. πŸ˜‰

Chef Curtis Stone is back on the scene at #LAFW #LA @foodandwine #festival! 

πŸ‘‰πŸ½As celebrity –HOST… he’s helping to welcome thousands of FOODIES 🍴 to #dtla #downtown #losangeles #beverlyhills & #santamonica πŸ‘‰πŸ½ for the 2017 LA Food & Wine Festival.

Grand #Tastings continue 8/26 & 8/27 πŸ‘‰πŸ½Get #tickets at http://www.LAFW.com 

And now for some MORE GOOD EATS!

O-M-G !!! πŸ‘‡πŸ½These Hot DogsπŸ‘‡πŸ½were super delicious… heaped with truffles… and other savory goodies!

How about a fancy pork offering… with rice.. πŸ› “Hearty & Satisfying!”

Beef Tartare!!!! Simply DIVINE!!! Exquisite cuisine…to leave a lasting impression.

On to the SATURDAY Grand Tasting!!!

This grand tasting was hosted by another Chef I admire… Tyler Florence!!! He has done a number of TV Shows… special events…. and written several books.  I love cooking myself… and like his style… I also have one of his books!

The musical guest for saturday night….was “Wyclef Jean!!!” Rapper, humanitarian and hit recording artist from πŸ‡­πŸ‡Ή Haiti…

Ready to see more great food offerings??? …..Here….. ya go!!!

This food & wine festival is such a lovely experience! Now… 🎡🎢 singing: “Ev-erythings com-ing up ROSE-S 🌹🌹🌹for Meeeee!!!! 🎢 and for Youuuuu!!!!🎢🎡

 ********** Photo opp!!!! *********
Shout out to one of my ALL TIME FAVORITE HOTELS in LAS VEGAS!!! “The Venetian!!! 

A proud SPONSOR of this event along with LEXUS, CHEF wORKS, NEIMAN MARCUS, LEVEL, FRESH ORIGINS, KAI GOURMET, KTLA these other devoted partners…

David A. Bernahl ll, CEO/CO-Founder, Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival 

Grand #Tastings continue in the LA area 8/26 & 8/27 πŸ‘‰πŸ½Get #tickets and more information at http://www.LAFW.com 
Up Next….

More Festival Highlights πŸ‘‡πŸ½πŸ‘‡πŸ½πŸ‘‡πŸ½

Highlights from Sunday, August 27th —> Grand Tastings…. in Santa Monica

Blog by: Evette Dabney

Evette Dabney, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Sparkle-“E” Entertainment & Promotions
http://www.sparkle-e.com πŸ’Ž

Evette is a native of Atlanta, GA… and graduate of #CAU Clark Atlanta University… in the #AUC ( Atlanta University Center)

“Miss Dabney” is an EMMY nominated TV news talent, available for free-lance writing, script writing, show hosting, producing gigs, theatrical roles, commercials, industrials and voice-over work…. animation included! 

Let “Sparkle-E” πŸ’Ž promote YOU! Your BUSINESS, ORGANIZATION or SPECIAL EVENT…. in aggressive marketing efforts, and SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS!

A well known MARKETING INFLUENCER… Evette will make sure the consumer market takes NOTICE…. of what you have to offer!


Evette is listed in the talent directory at http://www.actorsaccess.com & the playersdirectory (online).

Contacts also via phone message center included on website at http://www.sparkle-e.com πŸ’Ž and by e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

πŸ‘‰πŸ½FOLLOW πŸ‘ˆπŸ½ Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

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