Do you organize your day, your vacations, your dates, your family gatherings around where you can find the best eats? We understand, we do it too. We’ve got the best Los Angeles foodie events to help you plan where you’ll be feasting this upcoming week.
Five-Course Beer Pairing at Muddy Leek
Wine pairing dinners we’ve all heard of but beer pairing? Yep, indeed. Muddy Leek is hosting a five-course tasting with five Eagle Rock Brewery beers to match. Muddy Leek is a new brick-n-mortar, made-from-scratch eatery from celebrated catering couple, Chef Whitney Flood and Julie Retzlaff of Bon Mélange Catering
Reservations are required and can be made by calling (310) 838-2281 or purchase of tickets online.
WHAT: Five-Course Beer Pairing
WHEN: Wednesday, April 10, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Muddy Leek, 8631 Washington Blvd., Culver City; (310) 838-2281.
COST: $65 per person (not including tax and gratuity)
Austrian Wine Pairing at Mignon
Mignon will host an evening to showcase the wine of female winemaker Ilse Geyerhof of Geyerhof Winery. Uy and Ilse’s son Josef will be pouring four glasses of natural wines from Austria, paired with a four course market-inspired dinner by Chef Tim Carey of Papilles.
Reservations required (213) 489-0131.
WHAT: Four-course Wine Dinner
WHEN: Thursday, April 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Mignon, 128 E. 6thSt., Los Angeles, CA 90014
COST: $45 per person
Beignets, Irish Coffee & Comedy
Meanwhile, Back at Cafe du Monde, the original and immensely popular food monologue series is returning to Tom Bergin’s, LA’s beloved bar and watering hole for an encore performance.
Reservations call: 323-936-7151
WHAT: Food monologues by Celeb Chefs
WHERE: Tom Bergin’s Tavern, 840 S. Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
WHEN: Monday, April 15th, 6:00 p.m., show at 7:15 p.m.
COST: $25 includes show, beignets, Irish Coffee, tax & gratuity.
An Evening with Anthony Bourdain
Chef, author and television host Anthony Bourdain will perform his Guts and Glory Tour at Pantages Theatre. Bourdain will be joined on stage by local celebrity chef, author and entrepreneur Roy Choi, as they share insights about their life’s work and travels, including an open question and answer session with the audience.
WHAT: Anthony Bourdain in the flesh.
WHERE: Pantages Theatre, 6233 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
WHEN: April 16, 7:30 p.m.
COST: Ticket start at $35, available online at BroadwayLA.org, by phone at 800-982-2787, or at the Pantages Box Office.
Lanee Lee is a Los Angeles based writer inflicted with irreversible wanderlust and an unquenchable thirst for craft cocktails, cuisine, culture and high-octane thrills. She also co-founder of the award-winning VoyageVixens.com travel blog. You can follow her next adventure on Twitter @laneelee1 and Instagram @laneelee.