Monthly Archives: June 2016

Kathy’s Pick in Fine Wines

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Our Latest Recommendations in Fine Wines! If you know our taste in fine wines (and brews), and agree that most of our selections are very special drinks, you’ll want to find these wines we’ve been drinking lately! In no particular…

Flour House Impresses!

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Flour House is an Excellent New Addition to SLO ! I first visited the excellent new Flour House on Higuera Street in SLO the first week they opened. Okay, admittedly, I felt guilty about going there so soon but I…

Welcome Back Bon Temps!

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Bon Temps is Back! I don’t know when, exactly, Bon Temps closed on Olive Street (near Hwy. 101) but it has finally re-opened on Osos Street with plenty of parking. I was happy to re-discover this , while visiting with…

In Celebration of San Francisco

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San Francisco Eats! Yesterday I showed you why you should visit Waterbar and Hog Island Oyster Company in The City, here’s part two of our latest grand adventure. I don’t mind saying, we never tire of returning despite the four-hour…

I Left my Heart in San Francisco

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San Francisco–The Hardesty Home Away from Home San Francisco had a major impact on my career choices, and on my life over the ten years I lived and worked in the City. And it was the place where I found…

Gitane in The City

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What a great experience to discover a longtime friend at Gitane! If you’re looking for an outstanding European, specifically Spanish/French dining spot in San Francisco, this fine restaurant is well worth discovering. We found it in a nearly hidden alley…

Mersea’s Earn’s a Complaint

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This new seafood house, Mersea’s in Avila Beach Earns Mixed Reviews I just heard from one of my readers tonight, Richard, that his first visit with his wife at Mersea’s on the Harford Pier in Avila Beach disappointed them. That…

Get Hapy–Read All About It!

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Party on at the new Hapy in Pismo Beach! I know it seems I haven’t been in touch, lately. I’ve just been out celebrating my birthday for a very long weekend. You know it, too, it’s usually a time when…

When I Drink, It’s Always Fine Wine!

Central Coast Wines Deliver When it Comes to Quality and Good Value! I haven’t been on top of recommending my favorite wines lately. I discovered that restaurant reviews really drive my number of viewers, so I’ve catching up on news…

The Flour House

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The Flour House Pizza Bar & Pastaria–Off to a Grand Start! It was only last week, when a chef friend provided the news about this new Italian restaurant that was about to open its doors for the first time. I…