Herbal Decor

With spring in full swing we couldn’t resist getting in the spirit and thinking about all of the beautiful lush florals that we’ll be seeing in the coming months.

Using herbs in just about every type of wedding floral, from the boutonniere, to the bouquet, to the tabletop decor has become a ‘growing’ trend and from the images below, you can see why:

All photos complimentary of MarthaStewartWeddings.com

ICDC National Doughnut Day Preview

We are so excited to announce a very special preview of the much anticipated ICDC, “Ice Cream, Coffee & Doughnuts”, a project headed by our very own Managing Partner, Amy Knoll Fraser, and our Pastry Chef, Mariah Swan tonight at BLD.

From 11AM-11PM a selection of new doughnut creations will beal preview of the much anticipated ICDC, “Ice Cream, Coffee & Doughnuts”, a project headed by our very own Managing Partner, Amy Knoll Fraser, and our Pastry Chef, Mariah Swan tonight at BLD.

offered for your tasting pleasure, including flavors like Cereal Milk Glazed, Beer Caramel with Pretzel Crunch, Fluffernutter, Apple Cheddar Fritter, and Doughnut Hole Profiteroles.

At 6:30pm seating will be available at the counter where the entire menu will be offered in a tasting format with the option of hand-selected beer parings for each of the donuts offered.  There are 12 seats available, so act quickly to reserve your spot!


For more information, call BLD Restaurant at 323 930 9744 or visit their site.

Celebrate LA

Join our Chef, Neal Fraser, this evening at Celebrate LA in Grand Park. We’ll be bidding farewell to Mayor Villaraigosa and celebrating the finale of Heritage Month.

The event will feature cooking demos by our very own chef as well as Jimmy Shaw (Loteria), Roy Choi (Kogi and A-Frame) and Roxana Jullapat (Cook’s County) hosted by Event Kleiman (Good Food on KCRW).  Festivities will include a performance by a surprise Grammy award winning artist as well as farmer’s market stands, food trucks and more!

Mayor Villaraigosa will be in attendance along with President Bill Clinton, Mayor-Elect Garcetti, Placido Domingo, Ryan Seacrest, Pepe Aguilar, and many others.

The event is free and option to the public from 5pm until 10pm.

Please see the flier below or visit www.celebratela2013.com for more information – we hope to see you there!