Tag Archives: Monterey

Coming Soon: Bastille Day at Bistro Moulin

This weekend is the annual French fête of Bastille Day, celebrating the beginning of the French Revolution and the birth of modern France. Bistro Moulin is getting in on the festivities, with chef Didier Dutertre preparing a special four-course menu. … Continue reading

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Savoring the summer harvest

Here on California’s central coast, we’re fortunate to have a great bounty of fruits and vegetables year-round, but it’s during the summer that the best come to harvest. Ripe red tomatoes and sweet summer corn, succulent strawberries and juicy stone … Continue reading

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Summertime showcase

Last weekend, Lilify—the adorable floral shop/home goods boutique on Lighthouse—hosted its second pop-up dinner. Amber Kirpes—kitchen manager at Sierra Mar at Big Sur’s Post Ranch Inn—prepared a menu that showcased the best of the summertime harvest here on the Central … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Locals for the Locals wine dinner at Restaurant 1833

This week, Restaurant 1833 announced a new series of wine events to lure in locals. I’m always amazed how many locals haven’t tried Restaurant 1833—most think it’s only a spot for spendy special dinners and they’re intimidated by the accolades … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Lilify to host first pop-up dinner

After last month’s successful Valentine’s Day dessert reception, Lilify is taking the plunge into pop-up dinners. This Sunday, March 10, the shop will be converted into a dining room for an intimate dinner experience. Chef Amber Kirpes from Sierra Mar … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Beer pairing dinner with Lagunitas Brewing Company at CRBC

Cannery Row Brewing Company is hosting another beer-pairing dinner next week. On Tuesday, February 26, CRBC is teaming up with Petaluma’s Lagunitas Brewing Company for a reception, followed by dinner. The menu will be prepared by new chef Daniel Furey. … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: An evening of wine and desserts at Lilify

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Lilify—the charming new shop for floral, vintage and artisan goods—is hosting an evening of wine tasting and desserts this Sunday, February 10, from 5:00 to 8:00. The wines come courtesy of Pierce Ranch Vineyards, paired … Continue reading

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