Edwardian Elegance: Hotel Drisco in San Francisco

Pacific Heights hideaway Hotel Drisco recently reopened following a comprehensive six-month renovation. By Benjamin Epstein, adapted from Performances magazine The 1903 Edwardian building retains original detailing such as the lobby’s Honduran mahogany paneling and columns. But the guestrooms and suites, many with sweeping views, were significantly refreshed with stylish custom furniture, window treatments and light […]

Win a 5-course black truffle dinner from Patina

Contest: 5 Courses Featuring Black Truffles at Patina They’re baaack! Black truffles, the luxurious epicurean crown jewel of any  culinary rumination, have hit farmers market findings of L.A.’s top chefs. To celebrate, Patina is giving away a five course dinner for two to four lucky winners to experience these elusive gems of the culinary world […]

2010 Bartender of the Year Featured at The Edison’s Radio Room

The Radio Room May 25, 8 p.m. The Edison lines up three top mixologists for this incarnation of their infamous Radio Room cocktail celebration. Most notably on the bartending bill is H. Joseph Ehrmann of Elixir, San Francisco. Ehrmann earned Nightclub & Bar magazine’s 2010 Best Bartender of the Year award along with Nightclub of […]