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Coming Soon: “Can I Live” dinner at Casanova

On August 5, Carmel’s Casanova restaurant will be hosting a special dinner with chef David Baron and aspiring chef Klaus Georis. The duo is preparing a five-course dinner for the evening, with wines from Carmel Valley’s Talbott Vineyards. Take a … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Aubergine hosts a Day with Helmut Dönnhoff

Next Thursday, July 18, Aubergine—the fine-dining restaurant inside L’Auberge Carmel hotel helmed by Food and Wine magazine’s “Best New Chef” Justin Cogley—is hosting legendary Rieseling producer Helmut Dönnhoff. The occasion brings together powerhouses in food and wine—Aubergine’s chef Cogley and … 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: 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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Coming Soon: Wine-pairing dinner with Pisoni at Restaurant 1833

Restaurant 1833 is hosting another wine dinner, a great opportunity to sample some great wine and great food for a very reasonable price. This month, Restaurant 1833 is teaming up with Pisoni. The Pisoni family—Gary and his sons Jeff and … Continue reading

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