Spicy Sichuan Street Food at Fast Hot Pot

Fast Hot Pot in Tustin specializes in tongue-tingling, customizable Sichuan hot pot that you can get by the pound.

Japanese-Inspired Whiskey 5 Cocktail

Just when we got all excited about the Whiskey 4, here comes Whiskey 5, testament to the hyper-seasonality of the cocktails at new Solstice—officially Solstice Seasonal Kitchen & Bar in Irvine.

A Better Bacchus in Irvine

Bacchus Wine Bar has acquired a spirits license, undergone significant renovations, lifted its vision in the kitchen, and emerged as the more elevated Bacchus Bar + Bistro in Irvine.

Cocktail Omakase, Detention DTSA Style

Detention’s cocktail omakase includes three drinks per person over the course of about 70 to 90 minutes, a couple small-bite plates, and good conversation.

Cocktails in Interesting Vessels at The Mayor’s Table Pacific Pub & Kitchen

According to chef-partner and mixologist Riley Huddleston, the vessels inspire the recipes.
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Try This National Award-Winning Cocktail in Orange County

The Blind Pig's bartender Josh Davey just won $10,000 and a barrel of bourbon for his whiskey sour creation in the 2021 Garrison Brothers Bourbon Brawl competition.

Rediscovering Blinking Owl Distillery in Santa Ana

It’s 2021, and the Owl is insanely different.

Bosscat Turns Back the Clock with New Orange Location

Bosscat Kitchen & Libations at The Circle in Orange is set to open mid to late March at 118 W. Chapman Avenue.

Nagel: Four Beery Takeaways From GABF 2020

Find out which O.C. breweries nabbed awards from this year's Great American Beer Festival.

Whitestone in Dana Point Takes Cocktails to All Corners of the Flavor Spectrum

Building gorgeous cocktails is sort of like crafting a liquid sculpture.