Can you DIG ITโ€ผ๏ธ๐Ÿฝโ€ผ๏ธ SHAQ just opened a cool new restaurant… right next to the STAPLES CENTER!

And here it is!

Shaquilleโ€™s is an upscale casual restaurant specializing in Southern cuisine.

Of course… I had to stop by and check it out… I liked the VIBE here… There was a nice crowd inside… and the host staff and servers.. were very pleasant.

My first thoughts were… what a FANTASTIC spot for SHAQ to open a restaurant! Tons of tourists are always in the area… not to mention great sporting events with the Lakers, Clippers, Sparks and Kings having sold out games all the time… –plus-, all the great concerts, movie ๐ŸŽฅ premieres, Awards Shows… and other high profile events.

SHAQ has SCORED another GREAT BUSINESS DEAL!!!!

Oh, I forgot to mention… a pretty cool thing to know…the stage for sports commentators… is usually set up on the side street.. between the restaurant, and Staples Center…

Sooooo…. If SHAQ is doing some sports commentating with one of the networks… you might catch him in action… close to his restaurant. #HighFive!!!! ๐Ÿคš๐Ÿพ

The second thing that came to my mind was… SHAQ obviously picked his favorite comfort foods… which I also thought was pretty great.

Good Stuff! A lot of my favorite foods included! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

Mmmm!!! There’s Fried Chicken on the menu..

Mac and cheese

Deviled Eggs

Sliders

There are only two burgers on the menu, a Shaq cheeseburger and an actual Kobe burger

Also…fried green tomatoes, shrimp and grits, corn pudding, and Banana Pudding.

Most of the entrees are pretty standard fare with pan-roasted salmon, roast Jidori chicken, flat-iron steak, and shrimp ceviche..

Shaquilleโ€™s curated beverage program includes a wine vault, local draft beers

(only Southern California beers are on tap. Modern and classic cocktails are available, 

with an emphasis on bourbons and whiskeys.

The NEW place to be… is in the heart โค๏ธ of downtown LA.. in the hot ๐Ÿ”ฅEntertainment spot LA Live.

LA Live… of course.. is right next door to the STAPLES CENTER… which means it is always a lively location.

The restaurant includes a private enclosed patio.. near the main entrance with modern designs inside to easily transform the guest experience from day โ˜€๏ธ to night ๐ŸŒ™.

The restaurant is open daily for lunch and dinner with extended lounge hours.

Hours are Sunday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. until 10 p.m., and stays open until 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.

Shaquille’s

800 W. Olympic Boulevard, Suite A150, Los Angeles, CA

Keep Checking in with my FOOD BLOG here on http://www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž for more great restaurants, recipes, and the very latest food trends. I love going to great spots to EAT! ๐Ÿด I also love exploring Food and Wine Festivals, as well as experiencing exquisite chefs round tables.

Please believe… this sista knows how to cook good.. home style food… and bake too! I KNOW GREAT FOOD!!! I’ll make sure you’re in the know too! ๐Ÿ˜‰

-Evette Dabney


Sparkle “E” is a trendy entertainment/ lifestyle website… created to highlight dazzling human interest events…and uplifting subject matter… that will 

โœจโœจSHINE BRIGHTโœจโœจ
… in a dark world… that needs an escape from negative things that are happening, and distasteful news. 

Sparkle-“E” wants to make entertainment news a treasure… with gems of solid information … and images that light up the spirits of our audience… when they read… and/ or see the wonderful things we share!

Sparkle-“E” is a relatively ~new~ #entertainment #lifestyle website building a STRONG following… from connections cultivated by Emmy nominated TV journalist Evette Dabney… a noted marketing and social influencer,
Award Winning professional from TV News Reporting, Hosting, Voice-Over & Anchor jobs/print/ social media jobs/ connections. 
Evette has worked on Television stations across Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina, Wichita Kansas and San Diego, California

Evette Dabney ( SAG-AFTRA), is Available for Contracted jobs, Auditions and Meetings. She is listed on the Players Directory, Actors Access and many other professional listings.

Every consideration is appreciated to help independently established…small African-American female entertainment business owner be recognized and SUPPORTED!!!

Many Thanks,

Evette Dabney (SAG-AFTRA) ๐ŸŽญ
CEO, Founder, Creative Director 

Contact via e-mail at http://www.sparkle-e.com

Follow me on Twitter, Instagram & LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Vimeo @evettedabney


Heyyyy!!!! ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ This Media maven is on the move! ๐Ÿ’จ 

Iโ€™m hustling out there… to cover major events…. and discover interesting people, places and things
to share with YOU!

Please know… I need all the breaks… 
and support I can get!
๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝโ™ฅ๏ธ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘ 
#KeepUp! ๐Ÿ˜‰



 



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<kristen.caron@stevetv.com> wrote:

Good Afternoon, 

Thank you so much for attending a recent taping of โ€œSTEVEโ€ in Los Angeles, CA. We hope you had a great time! I’m emailing you today because we’re looking for women who are interested in being a part of a fun upcoming show.  If this oppurtunity doesn’t apply to you, feel free to pass around to friends and family memebers.  

Weโ€™re looking for LOCAL LOS ANGELES WOMEN to be part of a very special upcoming taping where you would get to be ON STAGE with Steve Harvey! 
You must be available to tape Tuesday 3/19 between 7AM-12PM at the Universal Studios Lot in Universal City, CA. 

Here’s what we’re looking for:  

Do you watch Uncle Steve everyday because you love his advice? Do you wish you had a front row seat for Steve’s advice and tips? Are you single?  Do you need dating advice from Steve Harvey? If yes, please e-mail a recent selfie (no headshots), and your contact information to us by Monday 3/11 at the latest. Please also let us know if youโ€™ve been in a โ€œHey Steve,โ€ segment or another guest on the show. 

In addition, if any of the below statements apply to you, please let us know in your submission: 
– You grew up without a father/ donโ€™t have a male figure in your life
– You have a hard time dating 
– Your standards are too high
– Have your friends told you-you’re too picky, and should maybe lower your standards to find a man? 
– Do you think chivalry is dead so you no longer require a man to open a car door or pay for a date? 
– Are you in a relationship currently that you’re not sure if you should continue? 

Please note: This is NOT to request general tickets to the show. If you wish to do so, please click HERE 

We can’t wait to hear from you! 

Thanks,  

Kristen Caron
Steve | Production Assistant
100 Universal City Plaza, Building 2220
Universal City, CA 91608

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๐ŸŒนEatโ—๏ธ๐ŸดEatโ—๏ธ๐Ÿฝ my โ™ฅ๏ธ Sweetโ€ผ๏ธ๐ŸŒน


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 Make the entire DAY๐ŸดDELICIOUSโ—๏ธ 

Taste… and see that Valentineโ€™s Day can be really good… From serving you loved one BREAKFAST in bed… to
arranging a nice lunch…and dinner.

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If youโ€™re looking for a light lunch to kick off Valentineโ€™s ๐Ÿ’– Day… My suggestion is to grab one of the scrumptious salads ๐Ÿฅ—from PANERA โ€ผ๏ธ They taste just as wonderful as they look! 

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Soups ๐Ÿฅฃ from Panera will also satisfy your desire for something warm and tasty.


Soup in a bread bowl… is 2 treats in one! โœจ๐Ÿ˜ƒโœจ

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  • I absolutely LOVE โ™ฅ๏ธ the Cobb Salad…

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  • and the Grilled Chicken Salad!
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  • The BRAND NEW Superfoods salad is also a BIG HIT with me! All the green things… your body deserves!

It has kale… and is well complemented by broccolini, and sweet dried 
cherries ๐Ÿ’ for a sweet tangy flavor. The dressing is a sweet and tangy maple vinaigrette. Itโ€™s not overpowering… and compliments this combination very well!

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The superfoods salad also comes with a variety of sweetened nuts… to top it off just right! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

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NO Valentineโ€™s day treat list…is complete… without a #1 pizza ๐Ÿ• option.  

I must share with you again… my Lโค๏ธVE  ๐Ÿ˜ for FAMOUS DEEP DISH STUFFED PIZZA...
(((Chicago style)))


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That looks Sooooo Good Right โ‰๏ธ

I know… I know… you can order it straight to your door ๐Ÿšช overnight… if you like. With standard shipping… you can taste that zesty rich flavor in just a few days…

For Valentineโ€™s Day… you can get a nicely designed HEART โ™ฅ๏ธ SHAPED PIZZA! oOh- la- la โ€ผ๏ธโ€ผ๏ธ

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But wait… thereโ€™s more to sweeten these pizza deals… Chicagoโ€™s famous FANNIE MAES CANDY… is included in some order combinations! 


๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ โ€œOhhhh my heartโ€™s โ™ฅ๏ธ desire! 
โœจโœจโœจPizZa โž•ChocoLateโœจโœจโœจ

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FYI you can order these in 2 packs or more… with your choice toppings!

Check out deals at: 

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If youโ€™re hearty meal selections… with
beautiful presentations, and magnificent taste…

P.F. Changโ€™s offers a casual dining atmosphere to experience authentic Chinese food & Asian cuisine.

Stop by a local restaurant, or place an order for pickup… in advance. Go to  http://www.pfchangs.com 


Chang’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Vegetable Spring Rolls


Mandarin Crunch Salad

(add protein for an additional charge)

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Vegetable Lo Mein Entrรฉe

Chang’s Spicy Chicken Entrรฉe


Sesame Chicken Entrรฉe

Mongolian Beef Entrรฉe

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How about letting DOUGHNUTS ๐Ÿฉ do the talking for you on Valentines Day!!!!
Hooray!!!!
Stop by your nearest Krispy Kreme…

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and choose 12 different sweet sayings… with 4 delicious flavors! 

Quite naturally… you canโ€™t go wrong with the original picks!
 My personal favorite is the chocolate frosted… with fluffy cream filling! ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฝYum-myโ€ผ๏ธ
The strawberry ๐Ÿ“ is great too… nice Valentine Coloring! #PrettyInPink! ๐Ÿ’•
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For more details, and to find a Krispy Kreme Location near you…. Go to:
When GREAT food… and a romantic ambiance is at the top of your list…
You can get everything youโ€™re looking for… at  RUTH CHRIS…

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This fine dining establishment specializes in custom-aged USDA Prime midwestern beef. 


Isnโ€™t this divine….
A petite filet…. that is succulent and great to pair up with shrimp and lobster. There is also a fantastic 
lobster๐Ÿฆžbisque soup… that you can order along with a house salad for starters…

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For my serious meat lovers… your heart โค๏ธ is truly at ๐Ÿฅฉ โ€œsteakโ€….. with a 
Juicy RIBEYEโ€ผ๏ธ

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And since Valentineโ€™s Day… is a special occasion… why not go all out with a fancy cut… like this 

TOMAHAWK RIBEYE….

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Now thatโ€™s a MAGNIFICENT cut of meat! ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝโค๏ธ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ

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For those of you who prefer a nice cozy setting at home ๐Ÿ  for Valentineโ€™s Day this year… here are some romantic menu choices for you to consider cooking:

Romantic Dinner Recipes…for (2) โœŒ๐Ÿฝ

Option: #1

Tuscany Stuffed Chicken Breasts


  • 2skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (about 4 ounces each)
  • 2ounces fontina cheese, crumbled or sliced
  • 2roasted red sweet pepper halves or 1/2 cup roasted red sweet pepper halves from a jar, drained
  • 6fresh sage leaves or 1/2 teaspoon dried sage, crushed
  • 2tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2cup dry white wine or chicken broth
  Directions
  1. Place each chicken piece between 2 pieces of clear plastic wrap. Working from the center to the edges, pound lightly with the flat side of a meat mallet to 1/4-inch thickness. Remove plastic wrap. Sprinkle chicken with black pepper. Layer cheese, roasted red sweet pepper halves, and sage in the center of each breast. Fold in edges; roll up into a spiral, pressing the edges to seal. Roll in flour.
  2. In an 8-inch skillet heat the oil over medium heat. Cook chicken in hot oil about 5 minutes, turning to brown all sides. Remove from skillet. 
  3. In the same skillet bring wine or broth to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, about 2 minutes or until 1/4 cup liquid remains. Return chicken to skillet. Cover and simmer for 7 to 8 minutes or until chicken is tender and no longer pink. To serve, spoon juices over chicken. Makes 2 servings. 

  4. Option #2 
  5. Marinated Shrimp ๐Ÿค Scampi 


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  7. Ingredients

    • 2tablespoons olive oil
    • 2tablespoons dry white wine
    • 1/8teaspoon salt
    • 1/8teaspoon crushed red pepper
    • 1pound fresh or frozen extra-jumbo shrimp in shells (32 to 40)
    • Lemon wedges

Directions

  1. For marinade, in a small bowl combine olive oil, wine, garlic, lemon peel, salt, and crushed red pepper. 
  2. Thaw shrimp, if frozen. Peel and devein shrimp, leaving tails intact. Rinse shrimp; pat dry with paper towels. Place shrimp in a large resealable plastic bag set in a shallow bowl. Pour marinade over shrimp. Seal bag; turn to coat shrimp. Marinate in the refrigerator for 1 hour.
  3. Preheat broiler. Remove shrimp from marinade, reserving marinade. Arrange shrimp on the unheated rack of a broiler pan. Broil 4 to 5 inches from heat for 2 minutes. Turn shrimp over and brush with reserved marinade; discard any remaining marinade. Broil for 2 to 4 minutes more or until shrimp are opaque.
  4. Place shrimp on a serving platter; sprinkle with parsley. Serve with lemon wedges.
  5. Option #3
  6. Citrus Salmon Fillets with Raspberry Salsa



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  8. Ingredients

    • Nonstick cooking spray
    • 1/4cup water
    • 41/2 inch thick orange slices
    • 26 ounces salmon fillets with skin on 
    • 1teaspoon canola oil
    • 1/4teaspoon salt
    • 1/4teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
    • 1recipe Raspberry Salsa 
    • 1small lemon, quartered
  9. Directions

    1. Lightly coat an unheated 1 1/2-quart slow cooker with variable heat settings with cooking spray. Pour the water into the slow cooker. Place orange slices in bottom of cooker, overlapping slightly if necessary. Rinse salmon fillets and pat dry. Place salmon, skin side down, on top of orange slices; drizzle oil evenly over the fillets. Sprinkle evenly with tarragon, salt, and black pepper.
    1. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 2 1/2 to 3 hours or on high-heat setting for 1 1/2 hours or until salmon is opaque in center.
    1. Using a flat spatula, carefully remove salmon and place on dinner plates. Discard oranges and cooking liquid in cooker. Serve salmon with Raspberry Salsa and lemon wedges

Now that you have wonderful ideas about what to eat… how about something nice to drink… 

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My recommendation for a special occasion

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Stella Rosaยฎ is a selection of wines imported from Northern Italy by San Antonio Winery, founded, owned, and operated by the Riboli Family for four generations since its 1917 establishment. This award-winning collection of semi-sweet, semi-sparkling wines will surely make a romantic meal… or night cap perfect!

Order a bottle… or 2 or 3 to keep in your personal collection here: 


The Flavors are smooth… and rich. These are absolutely some of my FAVORITE citrus & fruit wines ๐Ÿท on the market! Any choice you make… is GREAT!

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To finish the evening… with assorted chocolates will be simply amazingโ—๏ธ


Sees chocolates are the Perfect gift for anyone who loves โค๏ธchocolate… 

๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ I doโ—๏ธ I do โ—๏ธ -LOLโ—๏ธ๐Ÿ˜†๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฅฐ

If you pick out individual candies in the shop… theyโ€™ll gift wrap it.. in a box.

๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ Yes, Iโ€™ll have chocolate butter, a Chelsea, strawberry ๐Ÿ“ cream, 
Coconut ๐Ÿฅฅ, fudge, mint chocolate,
Almond Chocolate…some 
chocolate turtles…. ok you get the picture….

Go here to find a Location near you… or place an order… on line:๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
http://www.sees.com

So hereโ€™s to great food, wonderful company, champagne ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฅ‚ 
wishes โœจ -and- sweet chocolate 
dreams ๐Ÿ’ญ
โ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธ  CHEERS โ€ผ๏ธโ€ผ๏ธ โ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธโ™ฅ๏ธ

Evette Dabney
Evette Dabney, Founder and Creative Director of Evette Dabney, Per Diem Assignments, Show Host | Los Angeles, CA ๐Ÿ’Ž

Evette Dabney, Per Diem Assignments, Show Host | Los Angeles, CA

Sparkle E Entertainment of Los Angeles, CA. Reporter/Anchor, show host Evette Dabney available for per diem assignment and ready to help!




Martha Stewart Food and Wine ๐Ÿท Experience…is a BIG HIT with LA Foodies

SAVOR. INDULGE. ENJOYโ€ผ๏ธ

The 2018 Martha Stewart Wine & Food Experience… was presented by USA TODAY.. at Los Angeles Center Studio…Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 1:00 pm โ€“ 4:00 pm (VIP Entry.. was at 12 noon)!

What a way… to start the holiday season! An exquisite table setting…instantly put me in a festive mood. Let the Christmas soirรฉes….and dinner parties BEGIN!!!

It was a glorious day… in downtown LA! I savored every delicious bite…in the GRAND TASTING EVENT… with hundreds of other foodies…

The highlight of the afternoon… was catching MARTHA STEWART in action on center stage! She prepared food… and answered questions from the audience.

The culinary QUEEN ๐Ÿ‘‘ talked about the importance of preparing fresh and delicious food from scratch.

Martha says she NEVER uses anything from a can!

I heard that loud… and clear!

Soooo…. I made my way right on over to the fruit & vegetable cart.

During a candid conversation with her audience… Martha even talked about making food for her 4 dogs… She says she uses all natural ingredients…( including fresh fish)

After the food is mixed by hand… or prepped in a blender … She stores it in small containers in her freezer… until needed.

When asked about what gives her the greatest JOY…

Martha says she enjoys baking most…

She gets great pleasure out of making homemade cookies, and pies with fruit.

–Especially apples.. ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŽ picked from the trees.. around her home.

Fine Cuisine, Comfort Foods, Appetizers, Desserts, Wine, Beer and Cocktails… were prepared by local and national chefs and mixologists.

Mixologists were making spirits โœจBRIGHTโœจ with lots of cocktails! ๐Ÿน

These are Smooth & rich pina coladas! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ

… And of course…Everyone made time…for wine!๐Ÿท

This chef… was whipping up shrimp ๐Ÿค & grits with a special sauce!

These culinary Kings… were serving up gumbo!!!

My eyes ๐Ÿ‘€ LIT UP…..

when I saw this HUGE POT!๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ

It was hot… and delicious with PLENTY of mussels & shrimp!

The spice was nice… and gave it a nice kick!

Adding another level of flavor to food is serious!

People loved tasting these olive oils & fine Balsamic from LunaOlivo

Here are photos of several other savory selections featured at this CULINARY AFFAIR ….

Foodies noshed on everything from pasta, steak, tacos, fish, sushi to…pizza and bbq selections… and more!

Cooking demonstrations are always a great way to learn new recipes… and updated methods to make food prep easier… and More tasty!

Guests also explored the ultimate Martha Stewart Experience…featuring the very latest from the lifestyle leader…

Martha & Snoop Dogg have cooked up a hit show!

Martha also has a wide variety of products on the market. Quite a few available on AMAZON.

Her EMPIRE Now including a clothing line……

and

shoes ๐Ÿ‘  available at PAYLESS!!!!

We also had a chance to enjoy arts and crafts on the scene!

I’m hand painting a cooking apron! ๐Ÿ˜„

There were Grateful House interactive demonstrations… donut decorating ๐Ÿฉ guacamole making… coffee/ cappuccino tastings…and live entertainment!

I had a wonderful day! โ˜€๏ธ This event is scheduled during the most wonderful time of the year! ๐ŸŽ„

Having this wine and food experience in December… gives us lots of ideas… for holiday entertaining, and making delectable bites for friends and family!

Here a wishโœจfor a hearty and flavorful year ahead!

-Evette Dabney

~Seasons Eatings โ€ผ๏ธ

Evette Dabney, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Sparkle-“E” Entertainment & Promotions

www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž

Evette is a native of Atlanta,๐Ÿ‘GA…and graduate of #CAU Clark Atlanta University… in the #AUC ( Atlanta University Center), and a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.,๐Ÿ”บ๐Ÿ˜ Links Inc., ๐Ÿ’šand Women in Film…๐ŸŽฌ๐ŸŽฅ

( just to name a few of her beloved connections! ๐Ÿ˜‰

“Miss Dabney” has worked as a reporter/anchor/ show host ๐ŸŽค in a number of television ๐Ÿ“บ markets all across the country… TN, Albany, Augusta GA, SC, Wichita Kansas, San Diego, CA… (to name a few.)

Sheโ€™s an EMMY nominated TV news talent, available to serve as a media technical advisor, and work free-lance assignments.

Her contracted services include: copywriting, script writing, show hosting, announcer, ๐ŸŽ™(live events: fashion shows, hair shows, concerts, banquets, weddings,luncheons, talent shows.)

She’s a “spirited” LIVE announcer indeed… with a ~velvety voice! ~

Evette is READY to take on producing gigs, theatrical roles, ๐ŸŽญ commercials, ๐ŸŽฌ industrials, radio talk show roles… and any other kind of voice-over work…. animation included… ๐Ÿ˜‰

Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube @evettedabney

Let Sparkle-“E” ๐Ÿ’Ž promote YOU… Your BUSINESS, ORGANIZATION or SPECIAL EVENT…. in aggressive marketing efforts, and SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS!

Hey! ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿฝ A well known MARKETING INFLUENCER… is right at your fingertips!

Evette Dabney will make SURE the consumer market takes NOTICE…. of what you have to offer! Sheโ€™s an influencer that people follow! The masses know… if she likes it… It must be GOOD! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

To arrange TALENT BOOKINGS, AUDITIONS, & MEETINGS with Evette Dabney/ SAG-AFTRA

–>See www.actorsaccess.com & www. playersdirectory.com (online), or reach out to our phone message center included at www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž

e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

Sparkle “E” is in the midst of a fundraising campaign… to keep this website thriving… and making IMPROVEMENTS!

If you’d like to make a donation… Send to business address:

Sparkle “E” Entertainment & Promotions P.O Box 811926 Los Angeles, CA 90081

Any amount… large or small is APPRECIATED!!!

Crowdfunding campaigns are currently listed on GO FUNDME.

My campaign links…

gofundme.com/fundraiser-for-wework-office-space

https://www.gofundme.com/qtqtzz-transportation

Your generous support will most definitely be a BLESSING !!!

Evette wants to create opportunities… and pave the way for more WORK!!!

Sheโ€™s determined to FIND A WAY…. or MAKE ONE!!!!

Donโ€™t forget to follow Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, LinkedIn and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

The #Spirited ๐ŸŽ‰ #Socialite and #mediamaven ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป @evettedabney is on the move!!!

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘ 

—>Keep Up! ๐Ÿ˜‰<—

A FOODIE ๐Ÿด๐ŸถFAVORITE! 2018 Los Angeles Food ๐Ÿฝ and Wine ๐Ÿท Festival

The 2018 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival is a five-day epicurean event.. (Aug. 22-26th), showcasing the FINEST in food ๐Ÿด๐Ÿณ๐Ÿœ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿ› and drink ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿป๐Ÿท๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฅ‚culture throughout Los Angeles.

There is Food–> Fun–> in a great set up… with cool places for you to hang out… and enjoy good company!

DJ Quest Love… bringing the beats to a hyped up crowd… dancing… or should I say “Cutting a RUG on the red carpet!

๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ

Top Chefs…from throughout the country are featured in this popular event…

They carefully select cuisine… and take pride is making the food… and serving it to folks eager to consume the delicious offerings..

wineries… and beverage companies… provide a wide assortment of coolers…cocktails, champagne..๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฅ‚ beer..๐Ÿบ and other spirits!

Celebrity Chefs whip up tasty entrees.. serving ๐Ÿด hundreds of guest with sMiLes ๐Ÿ˜ƒ too!

The food and wine festival is held in Downtown LA…One of the nations TOP cultural destinations!

๐Ÿ‘‡๐ŸฝThis #strawberry ๐Ÿ“shrimp ๐Ÿค #ceviche was a big hit! Every serving included tiny tubes of citrus infusion…. that added a wonderful burst of flavor! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ

Food is plentiful all over! It’s always a pleasure to meet the chefs! ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿณ

Foodies stroll along Grand Avenue near the Walt Disney Concert Hall…

This downtown area is known as BUNKER HILL…

It’s really on top of a hill… in the heart โ™ฅ๏ธ of the city.. with an excellent view of the skyline.

This food festival has maintained a very high quality… over the years…

Loyal patrons come every year… and word of mouth advertising gets better every time!

I like the vibe here… The presentation along the red carpet is impressive…

People are stylishly dressed to impress…

There is a pleasant atmosphere with people chewing… and grooving! Trendy ๐ŸŽถ music sets the tone for a sensational night!

This delectable affair offers guests the chance to sample cuisines… and products from some of the most prominent epicurean influencers…

๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘†๐ŸฝThis NY Strip Steak from STK was juicy! ๐Ÿฅฉ This small sample was BIG on FLAVOR…It definitely made me want to make reservations at STK in LA to get MORE!

This is a fun affair! The city skyline is magnificent at night!

The mood of the festival is always upbeat! EVERYONE is always in great spirits! Celebrity D.J’s are pumping out beats… Festival goers eat well… and I’m always THRILLED ๐Ÿ˜ to see people having such a good time!

and enjoy the sights and sounds of the entertainment industry’s brightest talents.

Mixed Drinks anyone???

This shaker is churning out beverages… like a truck mixes cement…

So… how do you want your drink… shaken??? Stirred??? Are mixed really good??? This master mixer was steadily cranking out drinks ALL.NIGHT.LONG!

How about a REALLY pretty dessert??? Mango… passion fruit praline, coconut … chocolate and a vanilla marshmallow topping….

It’s soooo GOOD!!! A sweet treat in the form of a “dessert pop!”

This gourmet truffle ๐ŸŒญ hot dog… from NoMad was AMAZING! The restaurant… and hotel is relatively NEW downtown… but it has quickly become “THE PLACE TO BE!!!” Record crowds flock to the restaurants, bars and rooftop 7 DAYS A WEEK! It always feels like the weekend… at NoMad..

The LA Food and wine festival is now in it’s 8th year…

the star-studded culinary lineup has offered guests access to some of the nation’s most celebrated chefs including the likes of as Thomas Keller, Grant Achatz, Guy Fieri, Giada De Laurentiis, Daniel Boulud, Tyler Florence, Scott Conant, and local LA favorites like David Lefevre, Michael Voltaggio, Nobu Matsuhisa, Joachim Splichal, Ray Garcia, Ricardo Zarate, and many more!

People LOVED โ™ฅ๏ธ coming here for ICE CREAM! ๐Ÿฆ

—->Insert Happy Food Dance ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿพ

The flavors… and toppings were on point! There was a very interesting type of ice cream sandwich ๐Ÿฅช …. It was made with a sticky Carmel bun…that tasted like a really soft donut ๐Ÿฉ

This was a very spicy BEET SALAD… ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ I liked it! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

The Festival is presented with generous support from Founding Partners FOOD & WINE and Lexus.

There are some of the cutest settings… up and down the red carpet for FUN Photo Opps…

Santa Monica also hosts key events for the festival… on Saturday & Sunday for the event…

Awww…. shucks now! Celebrity Chef…๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณ Curtis Stone… is serving up Pacific Gold Oysters…

This stop was well attended by sea food Lovers!

Meanwhile… In the center of Barker Hangar…

Tiffani Thiesssen’s cookbook was very also very well received by festival guests..

The book… entitled “Pull up a chair” features tasty recipes from Tiffani’s family… The actress puts

Family Dinner time in the spotlight!

The photos and ingredients look #tasty! Mmmm!

Scrumptious comfort-food #hearty #options #foodie #favorites! ๐Ÿฝ

More Highlights from the Lexus Grand Tasting!

Get your tickets for next year…at LAFW.org! Get updates… and more highlights from this 5 star event! ๐Ÿดโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธ๐Ÿด

– Evette Dabney

http://www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž

Evette Dabney, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Sparkle-“E” Entertainment & Promotions

www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž

Evette is a native of Atlanta,๐Ÿ‘GA…and graduate of #CAU Clark Atlantauyy University… in the #AUC ( Atlanta University Center), and a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.,๐Ÿ”บ๐Ÿ˜ Links Inc., ๐Ÿ’šand Women in Film…๐ŸŽฌ๐ŸŽฅ

( just to name a few of her beloved connections! ๐Ÿ˜‰

“Miss Dabney” has worked as a reporter/anchor ๐ŸŽคin a number of television ๐Ÿ“บ markets all across the country…

Evette is an EMMY nominated TV news talent, available to serve as a media technical advisor, and work free-lance.

Her contracted services include: copywriting, script writing, show hosting, announcer, ๐ŸŽ™(live events: fashion shows, hair shows, concerts, banquets, weddings,luncheons, talent shows.)

She’s a “spirited” LIVE announcer indeed… with a ~velvety voice! ~

Evette is READY to take on producing gigs, theatrical roles, ๐ŸŽญ commercials, ๐ŸŽฌ industrials, radio talk show roles… and any other kind of voice-over work…. animation included… ๐Ÿ˜‰

Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube @evettedabney

Let Sparkle-“E” ๐Ÿ’Ž promote YOU… Your BUSINESS, ORGANIZATION or SPECIAL EVENT…. in aggressive marketing efforts, and SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS!

Hey! ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿฝ A well known MARKETING INFLUENCER… is right at your fingertips!

Evette will make SURE the consumer market takes NOTICE…. of what you have to offer!

To arrange TALENT BOOKINGS, AUDITIONS, & MEETINGS with

Evette Dabney/ SAG-AFTRA —>See www.actorsaccess.com & www. playersdirectory.com (online), or reach out to our phone message center included at www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž

e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

Sparkle “E” is in the midst of a fundraising campaign… to keep this website thriving… and making IMPROVEMENTS!

If you’d like to make a donation… Send to business address:

Sparkle “E” Entertainment & Promotions P.O Box 811926 Los Angeles, CA 90081

Any amount… large or small is APPRECIATED!!!

Crowdfunding campaigns are currently listed on GO FUNDME.

My campaign links…

gofundme.com/fundraiser-for-wework-office-space

https://www.gofundme.com/qtqtzz-transportation

Your generous support will most definitely be a BLESSING !!!

Evette is determined to create opportunities… and pave the way for more WORK!!!

Sheโ€™s determined to FIND A WAY…. or MAKE ONE!!!!

Donโ€™t forget to follow Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, LinkedIn and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

The #Spirited ๐ŸŽ‰ #Socialite and #mediamaven ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป @evettedabney is on the move!!!

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘ 

—>Keep Up! ๐Ÿ˜‰<—

Food Good for the โ€œSOULโ€ ๐Ÿฝ in the heart โ™ฅ๏ธ of LA! ๐ŸŒด

SOUL restaurant is in the BEST location…. right in the middle of โญ๏ธHollywood!โญ๏ธ

It’s across the street from the DOLBY THEATER…. where the Oscars are held every year…. and right beside the HOLLYWOOD โญ๏ธ WALK OF FAME!

The atmosphere is warm… and welcoming… Your first stop: “The Bar!” ๐Ÿท๐Ÿบ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฅ‚๐Ÿธ

I

Surrounded by plenty of room to dine… and

people watch ๐Ÿ‘€on Hollywood โญ๏ธ Blvd.

Guests are able to choose from several delicious Southern Entrees….

All the southern comfort food…to satisfy your cravings for Good… hot… home style food… in a pleasant… upscale environment.

Popular items include:

Seasoned Fried Catfish…

Red Velvet Waffles….

Beignets….

And of course….some of the BEST…crispy fried chicken..

Wait! ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿฝ

There’s more……

Braised collard greens… Shrimp ๐Ÿคand grits… crawfish…chicken pot pie… Baby Back Ribs… Red Beans & Rice… Steak… Salmon…

……and don’t forget about BRUNCH!๐Ÿด

Soul Restaurant & Bar

7046 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6008

323-962-7685

http://www.soulhollywood.com

– This is a great place for tourists…. and the ideal spot to meet…greet and EAT ๐Ÿฅฃ๐Ÿต๐Ÿฒwith friends and family for special occasions….

Hey…. This is where you come…just because you want something TASTY!

Great space for meetings, and social gatherings…

I found the staff to be very friendly… and accommodating….

All you need to bring… is your wallet… or purse..๐Ÿ‘›and a hearty appetite! ๐Ÿด๐Ÿ˜‰-Evette Dabney

Rating: โญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธ

Evette Dabney, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Sparkle-“E” Entertainment & Promotions

www.sparkle-e.com๐Ÿ’Ž

Evette is a native of Atlanta,๐Ÿ‘GA…and graduate of #CAU Clark Atlanta University… in the #AUC ( Atlanta University Center), and a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.,๐Ÿ”บ๐Ÿ˜ Links Inc., ๐Ÿ’šand Women in Film…๐ŸŽฌ๐ŸŽฅ

( just to name a few of her beloved connections! ๐Ÿ˜‰

“Miss Dabney” has worked as a reporter/anchor ๐ŸŽคin a number of television ๐Ÿ“บ markets all across the country…

She is an EMMY nominated TV news talent, available to serve as a media technical advisor, and work free-lance.

Her contracted services include: copywriting, script writing, show hosting, announcer, ๐ŸŽ™(live events: fashion shows, hair shows, concerts, banquets, weddings,luncheons, talent shows.)

She’s a “spirited” LIVE announcer indeed… with a ~velvety voice! ~

Evette is READY to take on producing gigs, theatrical roles, ๐ŸŽญ commercials, ๐ŸŽฌ industrials, radio talk show roles… and any other kind of voice-over work…. animation included… ๐Ÿ˜‰Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube @evettedabney

Let Sparkle-“E” ๐Ÿ’Ž promote YOU… Your BUSINESS, ORGANIZATION or SPECIAL EVENT…. in aggressive marketing efforts, and SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS!

Hey! ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿฝ A well known MARKETING INFLUENCER… is right at your fingertips!

Evette will make SURE the consumer market takes NOTICE…. of what you have to offer!

To arrange TALENT BOOKINGS, AUDITIONS, & MEETINGS with

Evette Dabney/ SAG-AFTRA —>See www.actorsaccess.com & www. playersdirectory.com (online), or reach out to our phone message center included at www.sparkle-e.com๐Ÿ’Ž

e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

Sparkle “E” is in the midst of a fundraising campaign… to keep this website thriving… and making IMPROVEMENTS!

If you’d like to make a donation… Send to business address:

Sparkle “E” Entertainment & Promotions P.O Box 811926 Los Angeles, CA 90081

Any amount… large or small is APPRECIATED!!!

Crowdfunding campaigns are currently listed on GO FUNDME.

My campaign links…

gofundme.com/fundraiser-for-wework-office-space

https://www.gofundme.com/qtqtzz-transportation

Your generous support will most definitely be a BLESSING !!!

Evette is determined to create opportunities… and pave the way for more WORK!!!

Sheโ€™s determined to FIND A WAY…. or MAKE ONE!!!!

Donโ€™t forget to follow Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, LinkedIn and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

The #Spirited ๐ŸŽ‰ #Socialite and #mediamaven ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป @evettedabney is on the move!!!

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘ 

—>Keep Up! ๐Ÿ˜‰<—

If you’re traveling through OHIO…Get a good hearty meal… at “The Farm!!!”

It’s high up in the hills… of OHIO! and… you probably guessed right… over ๐Ÿ’ฏ years ago… this restaurant used to be a FARM!

Feelings of warmth, and fellowship make this an ideal setting… to sit down.. and really DIG IN!!! ๐Ÿด

A delicious, hot buffet is available with all your home style favorites! 

Everything is prepared with the freshest of ingredients…. and seasoned with “Love” according to the family who owns… and runs the establishment.

Tasty Bar-be-cue ribs, golden fried chicken… meatloaf… & homemade mashed potatoes with gravy….are top favorites on the menu!


There’s a full salad ๐Ÿฅ— bar…with a nice selection of salad dressings..

…..and plenty of other wonderful side items.. like spaghetti, fried rice, mixed veggies, and macaroni and ๐Ÿง€ cheese! 

You can’t miss the dessert bar…with a wide variety of “sweets” to choose from… after dinner. Bread pudding, tapioca, cheesecake, spice cake, (and other cake choices… plus mixed fruit.

There’s a full banquet/ dance hall, with a bar… that used to be the hay loft… at the farm..more than one hundred years ago. 

It’s available for special dinners, banquets, wedding receptions… and other special events today!

Contact: theplacetoparty.com 


The Farm’s full-service banquet and party hall …is located 6 miles west of downtown Cincinnati in Delhi Township…

The two large halls… can accommodate groups of 50-300 guests each, or up to 600 people.

There’s also a 350-car parking lot for guests…outside.

Scenic Mutal located in century old…” Hay loft” attached to farm.  The large space… has been renovated into a beautiful Banquet Hall…. with dark wood… and lots of historic charm!

The Farm” is located at 239 Anderson Ferry Road.. in Cincinnati, Ohio 45238 (313) 922-7020

Make an appointment to see The Farm and receive two complimentary passes to their popular Tuesday, Thursday and most Satudays Dinner Buffet. 

Find out what generations of Cincinnatians already know: thr prices are competitive! โœ”๏ธ

The food is always good and plentiful! โœ”๏ธ

The establishment is always clean… and inviting… and the family running the business… is proud to offer TOP quality service! โœ”๏ธ

I can personally agree with this! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

We were warmly greeted by the owners… who later shared WONDERFUL stories on the history of the establishment.

Inspiring family stories, and informative details about the other famous people who grew up in Cincinnati…near the farm… including  Doris Day, Andy Williams, Pete Rose, and several former presidents of the United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ of America!

If your travels take you to the great state of Ohio… a dinner stop at the farm…is  ~definitely~ be worth your time!

If you are unable to visit..you can ask for a free color brochure and price list…when you call.
To contact “THE FARM” & make reservations call (313) 922-7020

~Evette Dabney

Evette Dabney, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Sparkle-“E” Entertainment & Promotions

http://www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’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! ๐Ÿ˜‰

Let “Sparkle-E” ๐Ÿ’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!

To arrange TALENT BOOKINGS, AUDITIONS, and MEETINGS with Evette Dabney/SAG-AFTRA 

See http://www.actorsaccess&#8230;(online), or reach out to our phone message center included at http://www.sparkle-e.com ๐Ÿ’Ž and by e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

You can follow Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

The #Spirited ๐ŸŽ‰ #Socialite and #mediamaven ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป @evettedabney is on the move!!!

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘ 




2017 Los Angeles Food ๐Ÿฝ & Wine ๐Ÿท Festival!

Imagine….๐Ÿ’ญ– 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 ๐ŸŒŽ TOP CHEF’S... your mouth is going to start watering!!!

Are you ready???? Stiff upper lip ๐Ÿ‘„ Let’s do this!!!!

Note ๐Ÿ“—> There’s always a cool D.J cranking out hype music ๐ŸŽผ…at the LA Food & Wine Festival!

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

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ-on THAT note๐ŸŽต Singing: “To the left… to the left ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽตda-da!!! Lob-ster roll! Lobster-roll!!! 

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


๐ŸŽค Singing: ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽต”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…


๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ You wanna talk more about Flavor!!! These burgers… with mini slices of “banana ๐ŸŒ” 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??? ๐Ÿบ 

You gotta try one from GOLDEN ROAD…


Fruity and delicious…. just like this watermelon ๐Ÿ‰ cocktail ๐Ÿน 

And this refreshing icy strawberry concoction…in a plastic bag! Ahhh!โ˜๐ŸฝSo clever!


There are so MANY wonderful cocktails๐Ÿน 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 ๐Ÿ‘ƒ๐Ÿผthe 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 Lโ™ฅ๏ธ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!


๐Ÿ‘†๐ŸฝThis TOP chef… who knows how to grab our attention…. and keep it… The entire time he’s preparing cuisine… 

He’s a #world ๐ŸŒŽ#famous #chef ๐Ÿดwith 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 ๐Ÿ“บ shows…

(my #favorite #show was #TakeHomeChef!๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿณ) 

#curtisstone has written a #book I Lโ™ฅ๏ธVE… It’s simply titled: “Good Food. Good Life.

I keep this book display in my home… very close to my kitchen. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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

๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฝAs celebrity –HOST… he’s helping to welcome thousands of FOODIES ๐Ÿด to #dtla #downtown #losangeles #beverlyhills & #santamonica ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ for the 2017 LA Food & Wine Festival.



Grand #Tastings continue 8/26 & 8/27 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฝGet #tickets at http://www.LAFW.com&nbsp;

And now for some MORE GOOD EATS!

O-M-G !!! ๐Ÿ‘‡๐ŸฝThese Hot Dogs๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝwere super delicious… heaped with truffles… and other savory goodies!



How about a fancy pork offering… with rice.. ๐Ÿ› “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 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti…


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


This food & wine festival is such a lovely experience! Now… ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ singing: “Ev-erythings com-ing up ROSE-S ๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒนfor Meeeee!!!! ๐ŸŽถ and for Youuuuu!!!!๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽต


 ********** 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 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฝGet #tickets and more information at http://www.LAFW.com&nbsp;
Up Next….


More Festival Highlights ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ




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 ๐Ÿ’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” ๐Ÿ’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!

To arrange TALENT BOOKINGS, AUDITIONS, and MEETINGS with Evette Dabney/SAG-AFTRA 

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 ๐Ÿ’Ž and by e-mail: ceo.sparkle.e@gmail.com

๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸฝFOLLOW ๐Ÿ‘ˆ๐Ÿฝ Evette on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, and YOUTUBE @evettedabney

The #Spirited ๐ŸŽ‰ #Socialite and #mediamaven ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป @evettedabney is on the move!!!

#Wow! #ThereSheGoesAgain! ๐Ÿ‘