Not Just Another Cupcakery – Cupcakes A GoGo

Our love affair with Cupcakes a GoGo started about three months ago when we attended our First Friday in Venice event. For those of you that don’t know what that is, on the first Friday of every month, all the stores located on Abbot Kinney stay open late and a bunch of food trucks parkContinue reading “Not Just Another Cupcakery – Cupcakes A GoGo”

Yes, I Really Do Like SPAM! – Kogi BBQ

Just got back from our vacation to Scotland and we really missed being able to eat at a gourmet food truck.  Today at lunch I ran over to @kogibbq Naranja in Irvine for a quick fix. I picked us up a few of our normal items like there kimchi quesadilla, chicken taco, tres leches, andContinue reading “Yes, I Really Do Like SPAM! – Kogi BBQ”

Last Stop on First Friday – Lee's Philly – Venice, CA

This May we had the pleasure of checking out First Friday in Venice. First Friday happens every month on Abbott Kinney in Venice. Starting at the Brig parking lot and all the way down the street you will find people and gourmet food trucks. On this occasion we saw about 24 of them. The streetContinue reading “Last Stop on First Friday – Lee's Philly – Venice, CA”

More Tastes from LA in the OC – Patty Wagon – Los Angeles

You would think with all of the food trucks we have been visiting that we would start getting sick of them a bit. However that is not the case. After a long day in the sun on Saturday we had to run down to Bootlegger’s Brewery in Fullerton to check out the latest gourmet foodContinue reading “More Tastes from LA in the OC – Patty Wagon – Los Angeles”

Well Worth the Wait – Dumpling Station – Los Angeles

Dumpling Station is another one of the trucks we visited last weekend. They serve, can you guess? Dumplings! Little pockets of love. They have a good number of items on their menu, we chose three to get good coverage. Everything we got was very good. They cook everything to order so if they are busyContinue reading “Well Worth the Wait – Dumpling Station – Los Angeles”

I Need to Get More CRACK! – The Sweets Truck

We were able to visit The Sweets Truck last Saturday night while in South Pasadena. Actually you caught me, we drove out to South Pasadena to visit a couple of trucks. This was our second visit to the Sweets Truck. From the Grilled Cheese Invitational (Our first visit) They are a little different than your normal gourmetContinue reading “I Need to Get More CRACK! – The Sweets Truck”

So Much Cheese, So Little Time! – Grilled Cheese Invitational 2010

Now that I am finally over my cheese coma it is time to share. Recently we visited the 1st 8th annual Grilled Cheese Invitational in downtown LA. We had been looking forward to this for sometime. We were also able to be judges, which added to the excitement. As you would expect the event wasContinue reading “So Much Cheese, So Little Time! – Grilled Cheese Invitational 2010”

When is a Burger more than just a Burger? – Umami Burger

Let me start by saying that we have wanted to try these guys out for sometime ever since we saw them on the Best Thing I ever Ate on the Food Network. Umami Burger are high-end burger joints in the greater Los Angeles area. We made our way to the one on Hollywood Blvd. ThisContinue reading “When is a Burger more than just a Burger? – Umami Burger”