FOOD & DRINK
Flavors Complementing Flavors

Did you ever have a drink that mixed so well with the food you were eating you began to wonder if the chef had the drink in mind when constructing the recipe? Sometimes you just find a flavor that compliments other flavors so well that…

Edwin Mills: Creating its Own Bustle

Just off the crowded sidewalks and urgent tempo of Old Pasadena’s Colorado Boulevard, there’s this little alley. You might know the one.…

Morning Munchies Are More Exciting When You Can Go To A Toast Bar

We’re in the thick of the fall season which means pumpkin spice lattes and themed brunches are what many are craving on a brisk morning,…

Stark Spirits Raises a New Glass

[Updated] Pasadena’s only local whiskey micro-distillery, discreetly located just off a quiet residential neighborhood, continues to quietly expand its reach. Stark Spirits…

Holidays at Pasadena Sweet Cakery

The Pasadena location of the Dallas-based company is ready with holiday flavor offerings intended to expand your palate in a most pleasurable way. We’re talking…

Fish. Any Way You Like It

In the mood for some great delicious fish? Whether you want to buy some seafood and take it home or sit down…

Drinking Tiramisu Is A Favorite Pick-me-up At This Japanese Styled Cafe

Who says desserts are forbidden in the morning? At Pillow Talk, the new Japanese styled cafe on South Lake, gourmet desserts and loaded egg sandwiches…

Rain or Shine Visit the Farmer’s Market

Pasadena Certified Farmers Market, located at Victory Park in the 2900 block of North Sierra Madre Blvd., continues its Saturday farmer’s market…

Tacocita Brings Premium Fast Casual Mexican Dishes to East Pasadena

Tacocita is your fast-casual stop for tacos and chicken made with incredible flavors from regions all over Mexico and California and is now open for business…

The Cocktail Connoisseur’s Guide to Pasadena

Creative cocktails are on the menu at so many of Pasadena’s watering holes and eateries. With more than 650 restaurants, the city has some serious culinary range and bar offerings have become just as important as the food. Mixology is an art, after all. Wondering where to go for a perfectly mixed drink and what to order when you belly up to that bar? We can get your cocktail party started with this line-up of 10 top shelf drinks—perfectly shaken, stirred and served in quintessential Pasadena settings. The Raymond Bar 1886 (1250 S. Fair Oaks Ave.) is nirvana for serious cocktail…

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