See Man v. Food Nation’s Adam Richman and Off Limits’ Don Wildman at the Los Angeles Times Travel Show

Not to be confused with L.A. Travel & Adventure Show held at the Long Beach Convention Center, the Los Angeles Times Travel Show returns to the L.A. Convention Center on Jaunary 28 – 29, 2012, both days from 10 AM – 5 PM. The two day travel show features exhibits, speaker panels, and cultural performances. Tickets are $10 per person. Read More

Omni Hotels’ 72 hour sale

Discounted rooms across North America

Rooms across the Omni brand will be discounted with their “Holiday Treat Package” starting December 21, 2011 for your stay during December 21, 2011 through January 29, 2012. Find stays from $79, $89, $99 and $119 per night around North America. Check out for availabilities or call 1-800-The-Omni.


Christmas Eve + Christmas Day eating out round up in L.A.


Christmas usually leaves few dining-out options for those that just want to have some good eats. So we rounded up a few local dining options for you on Christmas and Christmas Eve. Read More

Whole Preserved Lemons from food writer Dinah Corley

Here is a Whole Preserved Lemons recipe from Dinah Corley‘s Gourmet Gifts — 100 Delicious Recipes for Every Occasion to Make Yourself and Wrap with Style. Read More


Get a cupcake subscription with Magnolia Bakery

Now offering 'Cupcake Club'

New York based Magnolia Bakery is now selling cupcakes, cookies and brownies online. For those who enjoy a steady supply of cupcakes can subscribe to “Cupcake Club,” a monthly delivery of one dozen “Cupcake of the Month.” $220 for three month, $445 for six month, $670 for nine month and $895 for a year (shipping fees included). Preorder items will ship on January 2, 2012. Now shipping nationwide. To order visit or call 1-855-MBAKERY.

Photography provided by Magnolia Bakery

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‘SF Beer Week Opening Celebration 2012’ early bird tickets on sale now

SFBW is February 10 - 19, 2012

Over 50 Northern California breweries will gather at the Concourse Exhibition Center in San Francisco on February 10 from 6 PM – 10 PM for the opening celebration of San Francisco Beer Week 2012. Early bird tickets go on sale today for $55 + $4.02 fee. Attendees will get a commemorative glass and unlimited beer samples. A complete list of participating breweries will be announced in mid January. 635 8th St., San Francisco, CA 94103.

Follow Taste Terminal’s full coverage of San Francisco Beer Week 2012.

Photo: San Francisco’s 21st Amendment Brewery and Restaurant