Playing with Our Food at Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot – Irvine, CA

There is a shopping center in Irvine, at Culver and Irvine Center Drive that we frequent when picking up our Asian cooking supplies. The last time we were there we noticed that the Teppan place had closed and something called Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot had taken its place. We kept telling ourselves that weContinue reading “Playing with Our Food at Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot – Irvine, CA”

Creative and New Happy Hour in Irvine Everyday of the Week – Lucca Café – Plus Chance to Win!

Last month, we were invited to preview Lucca Cafe’s new happy hour menu that they were getting ready to roll out. This was also our first time at Lucca so it gave us a great opportunity to check them out. Lucca is a Mediterranean restaurant and also a wine and cheese shop in Orange County.Continue reading “Creative and New Happy Hour in Irvine Everyday of the Week – Lucca Café – Plus Chance to Win!”

Traditional Chinese Food in a Modern Setting – Capital Seafood – Irvine, CA

Marian the Foodie, a fellow blogger and James Tea, managing partner of Capital Seafood, invited a group of media to come in and sample an incredible 11-course dinner. The restaurant, the second Irvine location for this family-owned business, is modernly designed with mixed finishes of wood, metals and an impressive, all-glass wine room. It hasContinue reading “Traditional Chinese Food in a Modern Setting – Capital Seafood – Irvine, CA”