Plums thanks ASF for the pleasure of hosting the Kickoff Cocktail Reception for the Aids Walk Orange County Sign Up. Hosted on location on 17th street in Costa Mesa featuring live music, our hand selected Juajillo Brasied Chicken & Bacon Wrapped Pacific Shrimp Skewers, alongside a signature cocktail, the Basil Haven. Menu: Bruchetta Crisp with […]

In case you’re wondering what we’re talking about here, Galentine’s Day originated from Leslie Knope in Parks and Recreation, where she created this fabulous day (February 13th) to celebrate the love of your girlfriends over brunch.  As Leslie explains on the show, “Oh, it’s only the best day of the year. Every February 13th, my lady […]

If you have not yet tried Morello cherries, they are slightly tart and sweet and packed with juicyness. They are obviously delicious with anything and everything but we love ours with a stack of pancakes.  So with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we are paying a tribute to these ruby-red delicacies with our Morello […]

If there is one thing that I can eat every day, any day it would be avocados.  I love them just plain sprinkled with some sea salt, on a toast, with eggs… you name it, I’ll take it.  So when I found out that the Centennial Farm at the OC Fair Event Center will be […]

Is one of your 2017 resolutions eating healthy?  It’s always easier said than done but I’ve been learning that it’s not that difficult to put it into action.  I don’t deprive myself when it comes to food but I eat in moderation.  If I have a rueben (it is one of my faves on the […]

You can’t celebrate special occasions and holidays without Champagne.  It’s like celebrating Thanksgiving without turkey or Valentine’s Day without chocolate.  So our Artisan Bar Manager, Sean gave us his top picks on Champagne and Prosecco according to your budget. Cheers!  

There’s something about football and chili that just go hand in hand.  For me, you’ve got to have a bowl of chili when it’s game time. We use turkey instead of beef and serve it with jalapeno corn muffins and char roasted corn salad.  Dipping those sweet and spicy muffins into the hearty chili is […]