(A )ll’Acqua + (B )arbrix + (C )laudio = WINE

      Every Monday Claudio Blotta looks for new labels and varietals to flesh out the wine lists in each of his three restaurants.  Although Barbrix and All’Acqua are in Silver Lake, the tastings are held at his most recent venture in West Hollywood, Market Provisions.  Basically, it’s a two hour cattle call, and the audition is Wine.  Reps roll in with … Continue reading (A )ll’Acqua + (B )arbrix + (C )laudio = WINE

Best L.A. Architect: I Want What’s Best[or]

The only way I would leave the house I love, is to have a house created and built by the architect, Barbara Bestor.  Architects turn a space into a feeling, and Bestor’s work always feels good.   Her form fits the function, whether it’s a home, restaurant, office space, or a variation on these things like … Continue reading Best L.A. Architect: I Want What’s Best[or]