BEST of LA: OMBRA in Studio City and Colcanyon Estate’s Double GOLD

inland vineyards off Mulholland: future Malibu AVA

We have two LA surprises: a relatively new dining spot that transports us of our favorite dining city up north, and a genuine award winning wine from Malibu. Los Angeles has great beaches, very good surf, and the best weather outside San Diego. When it comes to exciting dining and wine excellence, however, we are reminded more of the Real World and Reality TV than anything real. Really. Nevertheless, LA has plenty of cool stuff and here are two of the newest and coolest. (more…)