Drink Eat Travel re-launches with HUGE giveaways!

Drink Eat Travel, a lifestyle website that explores three of your favorite verbs, is re-launching with both a Los Angeles and National edition. If you want to follow what’s going on in Los Angeles, visit la.www.tasteterminal.com. If you want to see it all, visit www.tasteterminal.com.

To kick off our re-launch, we want to give you some great, carefully hand-picked prizes including brunch for two at Koreatown’s Beer Belly, dinner for two at Culver City’s City Tavern, and more! See how you can win!

Three ways to enter

Winners will be chosen randomly by entry count. If you’re already signed up for our newsletter, “follow” us on Twitter or “like” us on Facebook, you’re automatically entered. You can get up to three entry counts by doing all three.

Lastly, comment on this post and let us know since we’ll randomly choose the winners from here.

Contest ends on Tuesday, November 8. Prizes to be chosen randomly.

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Now to the good stuff

(4) The Beer Belly brunch for two in L.A.’s Koreatown ($50)
Four prizes available. Prize is good until 12/18/2011 and must be used on a Sunday for brunch only (food and drinks included).

The Beer Belly brunch epitomizes the promise of “Craft Beer. Crafty Food” with fun and creative menu items such as Lucky Charms Pancakes. With beertenders who know their craft beer, and an eclectic mix of funk ‘n soul music every Sunday, the Beer Belly brunch is a unique experience in the heart of Los Angeles.

So whether it be food, beer, or food AND beer… go see what the BB Family is all about.


(1) Betty Crocker Cookbook ($29.99)
One prize available.

In honor of the 90th birthday of the brand that made cooking cool and baking big, Betty Crocker is releasing a new edition of the famous “Big Red” cookbook just in time for the holidays. With more than 65 million copies sold since the first edition was published in 1950, the new version of the Betty Crocker Cookbook includes 1,500 new recipes and, for the first time, digital formats.


(1) Four cases of CASCAL soda plus CASCAL goodies ($125)
Four cases of CASCAL soda (Crisp White, Ripe Rouge, Fresh Tropical, Bright Citrus & Berry Cassis) CASCAL t-shirt, CASCAL insulated lunch box, CASCAL recycle shopping bag. One prize available.

Cascal is a delicious, fermented soda crafted with natural juices. It is complex yet has a refreshingly light and bubbly taste. The flavors range from more delicate to more robust and are the perfect complement to a meal or can be enjoyed as stand-alone refreshment. You can find them at Whole Foods!


(2) Dinner for two to City Tavern in Culver City, CA ($50)
Two prizes available

City Tavern is a “new American tavern” with comfort bar food, 22 craft beers on draft, hand crafted cocktails, wine and a computerized draft beer system at three of their booths allowing patrons to pour their own beers.


(2) Basket of Don Francisco’s Coffee goodies ($115)
Basket includes two stainless travel mugs, one coffee grinder, four Don Francisco Family Reserve whole bean bags, four Don Francisco Family Reserve ground bags, eight Don Francisco Family Reserve Mini Bricks. Two prizes available.

Over the years, Don Francisco’s Coffee label has become the leading retail brand in Southern California. It’s also the top ten coffee brand in the United States.


(1) Bivalve feast for two at The Jolly Oyster at San Buenaventura State Beach in Ventura ($55)
One dozen Kumamotos, one dozen Pacific oysters and two pounds of Manila Clams, plus a shucking knife. One prize available.

At the Jolly Oyster stand, visitors can purchase oysters and clams by the piece or the pound, and can eat them on the spot or take them to go. Convenient picnic tables and BBQ’s make an impromptu picnic as easy as, well, shucking an oyster. The Jolly Oyster sells oyster knives, towels, limes and beverages, but those in the know come prepared with crusty French bread, sauces and a bottle of wine (yes, it is legal at the State Park).

The Jolly Oyster offers two types of oysters – sweet tasting Kumamotos and their larger cousins, the Pacific, as well as buttery Manila clams – which they grow at their farms in the pristine waters of Baja California. The Jolly Oyster is open seven days a week, rain or shine, from 11 AM to dusk at San Buenaventura State Beach in Ventura, California. The entrance is on San Pedro Street, near the intersection of Harbor Blvd. and off Highway 101.


(1) Karl Strauss swag bag ($75)
Men’s Logo Sweatshirt. Men’s Tower 10 IPA t-shirt. Men’s logo hat. Pint glass. Bottle opener. One prize available.

Karl Strauss brews over 30 different type of beers per year with distribution to over 2,500 bars, restaurants, liquor stores, and grocery stores throughout Southern California. There are currently six Karl Strauss Brewery Restaurants located in: downtown San Diego, La Jolla, Sorrento Mesa, Carlsbad, Costa Mesa and Universal Citywalk.


(1) Dinner for two at Kobe Japanese Steakhouse in Seal Beach ($50) & (8) $25 gift certificate
One prize available for dinner for two. Eight prizes available for $25 gift certificate.

Serving your Japanese favorites, sushi, and teppen yaki along with a constantly updated list of live performers, Kobe Steakhouse brings the Japanese scene to Seal Beach. From custom event specific menus to casual lunch items, Kobe Steakhouse has an option for any occasion.


(2) Tickets to the 7th Annual Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show ($24)
Two prizes available.

An invaluable source for travel enthusiasts, the expo features seminars by world class travel experts, hundreds of knowledgeable representatives from domestic and international destinations, and exciting hands-on activities for extra vacation inspiration. The 2012 show will take place January 14 – 15, and featured speakers include Samantha Brown, Andrew Zimmern, Peter Greenberg, Pauline Frommer, Mark DeCarlo, and Patricia Schultz. In addition, guests can enjoy a variety of hands-on, on-site activities including a zip-line, scuba pool, rock climbing wall and “Fiery Foods ChallengeTM.”


You must be over 21 to enter our giveaways. Prizes available for Los Angeles, Ventura County and Orange County residents only. Some prizes may require physical pick up. No purchase necessary. Please consult the Term of Use or Privacy Policy for more information.