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THREE LATEST ARTICLES:
The Cuisine is the Focus at Blue Streak | Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, CA
Brunch with a View at One Pico | Shutters on the Beach, Santa Monica, CA
The Perfect Bistro Dinner at Chefs Manzkes | Bicyclette Bistro, West Los Angeles, CA

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RESTAURANT REVIEWS
Angelina’s Pizzeria Napoletana | Irvine, CA
Angelini Osteria | Los Angeles, CA
Ardor | The West Hollywood EDITION, West Hollywood, CA
Baja Cantina | Marina del Rey, CA
The Bazaar by José Andrés | SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA
The Bazaar by José Andrés with Joshua Whigham | SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, LA, CA (January 2012)
Beachside Restaurant & Bar | Jamaica Bay Inn, Marina del Rey, LA, CA
Bianca | Culver City, CA
Blue Streak | Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, CA
Bicyclette Bistro | Los Angeles, CA
Cafe del Rey | Marina del Rey, CA
Campton Place Restaurant | Taj Campton Place, San Francisco, CA
Chicas Tacos | Venice, CA
Datz Restaurant | Tampa, FL
Della Terra | Hollywood, CA
Do-Rite Donuts & Coffee | Chicago, IL (February 2012)
Drago Restaurant | Santa Monica, CA (January 2012)
Drago Centro | Los Angeles, CA
Eden-Roc Grill | Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc, Cap d’Antibes, France
Ember & Rye | Aviara Golf Club, Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Carlsbad, CA
Le Fabuleux Destin | Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
Faith & Flower | Los Angeles, CA
Fellow | Westwood, Los Angeles, CA
Frida Mexican Cuisine | Beverly Hills, CA
Gucci Osteria da Massimo Bottura | Beverly Hills, CA
Guy Savoy Restaurant | Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
Guy Savoy Restaurant “Mignardises” | Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
Haute Mess | Los Angeles, CA
Heroic Deli & Wine Bar | Santa Monica, CA
Heroic Italian “Best Burger” | Santa Monica, CA
Heroic Italian “Lobster Extravaganza” | Santa Monica, CA
Heroic Italian “Always In The Quest For The Best” | Santa Monica, CA
Hinoki & the Bird | Los Angeles, CA
Hotel Bel-Air: “Nancy Reagan Chopped Salad” is back | Bel Air, CA
Industriel | Los Angeles, CA
Javier | Los Angeles, CA
Joël Robuchon Restaurant | MGM Grand, Las Vegas, NV
Katsuya Brentwood | Los Angeles, CA
Knife Pleat | Costa Mesa, CA
Lawry’s The Prime Rib | Beverly Hills, CA
Jean-Georges at the Waldorf Astoria | Beverly Hills, CA
JOEY | Manhattan Beach, CA
La Piazza | The Grove, Los Angeles, CA
Lakeside | Wynn Las Vegas, NV (February 2012)
L’Orangerie Closed After Twenty-Three Years | Los Angeles, CA (December 2006)
Mama Lion | Los Angeles, CA
margot | Culver City, CA
Maestro | Pasadena, CA
Marino Ristorante | Los Angeles, CA
Meet Restaurant | Culver City, CA
Mercato di Vetro | West Hollywood, CA
Michael’s | Santa Monica, CA (May 2009)
Michel Richard’s Central | Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV (January 2012)
Milo & Olive | Santa Monica, CA (January 2012)
Nobu Matsuhisa | Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
O’ by Claude Le Tohic | San Francisco, CA
Ocean Prime | Beverly Hills, CA
Olivetta | West Hollywood, CA
ONE65 Bistro & Grill | San Francisco, CA
One Pico Brunch | Shutters on the Beach, Santa Monica, CA
One Pico Outdoor Patio | Shutters on the Beach, Santa Monica, CA
Ospero | Pendry Hotel, West Hollywood, CA
The Outdoors Coffee | West Hollywood, CA
Picca Restaurant | Los Angeles, CA
Petrossian Opening Party | West Hollywood, CA (May 2009)
Porta Via | Calabasas, CA
The Raymond 1886 (review) | Pasadena, CA
The Raymond 1886 (photo gallery) | Pasadena, CA
The Rooftop by JG (review) | Waldorf Astoria, Beverly Hills, CA
The Rooftop by JG (photo gallery) | Waldorf Astoria, Beverly Hills, CA
Rosaliné | West Hollywood, CA
Shizen | JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort, Spa & Golf, Las Vegas, NV (February 2012)
Short Order | Los Angeles, CA
Shutters on the Beach, “PT Experience” | Santa Monica, CA
Sirocco | Luxe Hotel Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
Summer with Ludo & Gilles | Montage Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA
Terra, Saturday Brunch | Century City Los Angeles, CA
Terra e Mare Ristorante | Studio City, CA
Terrazza | Hotel Casa del Mar, Santa Monica, CA
Tesse (review) | West Hollywood, CA
Tesse “Weekend brunch” | West Hollywood, CA
Tiato “Molecular Extravaganza by Chef Ryan Carson” | Santa Monica, CA
Towne Food & Drink | Los Angeles, CA
Umami Burger x Cindy Crawford Collaboration
Whist | Viceroy, Santa Monica, CA (January 2012)
Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-Air | Los Angeles, CA
RESTAURANT FEATURES
Australian Chef Luke Mangan | Los Angeles, CA
GAYOT’s 2020 Restaurant Awards
GAYOT’s 2019 Restaurant Awards: Best Restaurateur Suzanne Goin
GAYOT’s 2012 Restaurant Awards: Rising Chef Chris Crary
GAYOT’s 2012 Restaurant Awards: Chef Eric Ripert, one of GAYOT’s Top 40 Restaurants in the US
GAYOT’s 2012 Restaurants Awards: Chef William Bradley, one of GAYOT’s Top 40 Restaurants in the US
GAYOT’s 2012 Annual Restaurant Issue
Chef Joël Robuchon Dies at 73
Coronavirus, Fighting Together (March 2020)
Chef Bruno Serato, CNN Hero (December 2011)
Gordon Ramsay on the Arc de Triomphe | Las Vegas, NV
Hell’s Kitchen with Chef Nona Sivley | Los Angeles, CA
House of Blues Sunset Trip | West Hollywood, CA
Looting | Santa Monica, CA (June 2020)
Outdoor Dining Shutdown in Parts of California
Outdoor Dining in Pasadena, California, Allowed Despite LA County Restaurant Closure Orders
What table did Julia Roberts and George Clooney sit at Picasso restaurant? | Ocean’s 11
San Francisco, Napa / Sonoma & Carmel Valley Restaurant Closings of the Decade
Cooking with Chef Scott Conant (October 2013)
Suzanne Goin & Caroline Styne Cook for President Obama (April 2011)
In the Kitchen with Chef Wolfgang Puck (March 2012)
DRINKS
Interviews (Wine & Spirits)
Le Kool & the Gang Champagne
Mijenta Tequila Blanco | A Cocktail For A Kiss
Moraga Bel Air Winery, Rupert Murdoch | Los Angeles, CA
Ocean Prime Summer Craft Cocktails | Beverly Hills, CA
Richard Geoffroy, the Chef de Cave at Dom Pérignon
Rosé Wine Cocktails
> Sabering Champagne (#SignatureMove)
How to Saber a Bottle of Champagne
Sabraging Champagne with Santa Claus
Sabering Champage by Yury Scheffler’s “Serene” Yatch (February 2012)
Sabraging a Bottle of Champagne (January 2012)
Champagne Charles Heidsieck Charlie Brut 1985
A bottle Perrier-Jouët Grand Brut
With Prince Frederic von Anhalt (December 2012)
FOOD & COOKING
> Featured Articles
Caviar Guide
Chocolatier Goossens | Antwerp, Belgium
Cookbooks by Chefs, with exclusive video interviews
Iberico de Bellota Ham (March 2012)
Order Your Salumi & Truffles and More…
Starlette Cake™ by Michèle La Porta
> Recipes
Chickpea Beet Sandwich (with the help of O’dang Foods)
A Chocolate Cake You Can Never Miss
Chocolate Mousse
Foie Gras Terrine
Galette des Rois, King’s Cake
Guacamole & Beans Football Dip (with the help of Pasta Snacks)
Mediterranean Hummus Nachos (with the help of O’dang Foods)
Spaghetti Bolognese (with the help of The Jersey Tomato Co.)
Zucchini Chickpea Veggie Burger (with the help of O’dang Foods)
> Foie Gras
California Restaurants Can NOT Put Foie Gras on Menus (July 2020)
Sale of Foie Gras is Legal Again in California (July 2019)
Foie Gras is Partially Back in California (July 2014)
It is Now Official: No More Foie Gras in California (July 2012)
Foie Gras Ban in California, Really? (June 2012)
Say “No” to the Foie Gras Ban in California (June 6th, 2012)
Foie Gras Terrine Recipe
TRAVEL / HOTELS
The Airbus A380’s Big Future (March 2007)
Celebrity Cruises: A Revolution at Sea (September 2018)
Hôtel Costes | Paris, France
Hôtel Plaza Athénée | Paris, France
Parasailing | Catalina Island, CA
The Retreat, A Diana Stobo Property | Costa Rica
INTERVIEW
Exclusive Interviews
On Frank Mottek’s radio show “Mottek on Money” KNX 1070
The Los Angeles Winners from the GAYOT 2012 Restaurant Awards (April 2012)
SHOWBIZ / EVENTS
Barbara Lazaroff | Designer & Restaurateur
The Bachelor” Ben Flajnik’s Envolve Winery (February 2012)
Buzz Aldrin | Astronaut
Charlotte Ross at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Butterfly Gala (January 2012)
Councilmember Tom LaBonge | Los Angeles, CA (March 2012)
Emmanuel Chaunu | Showman Dessinateur
François Delattre, Ambassador of France to the United States in Los Angeles
Gail Simmons about her book “Talking With My Mouth Full (March 2012)
Halle Berry, Women in Film & Champagne (February 2011)
Jim Belushi, 2012 Windy City West “Man of the Year
Kim McCarty 2021 Watercolors
Kim McCarty’s 2009 Watercolors
Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
Lee Baca | County of Los Angeles Sheriff
Louis Giscard d’Estaing | Élections Législatives Partielles ‎2013
Randy Jackson at Hotel Bel Air | Los Angeles, CA
Space Shuttle Endeavour Last Voyage
Spago Beverly Hills, An Exceptional Evening (October 2009)
Thomas John | Psychic / Medium
Thomas John: The 2013 Oscars Winner Predictions
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt 26th Wedding Anniversary Party
COLCOA French Film Festival
2019 Les Misérables | Opening Night
2019 Lineup
2018 Lineup
2017 Opening Night
2017 Lineup
2016 Lineup
2015 Lineup
2014 Lineup
2013 Lineup
2012: Actor Jérémie Rénier
2012 Lineup
2011 Kick Off Party
2011 Lineup
2010 Opening Night
2010 Lineup
2009 Lineup
2008 Lineup
Vanderpump Rules (Bravo TV Show)
Drinking with Tom Sandoval (January 2014)
Peter Madrigal (January 2014)
Scheana Marie (January 2014)
Stassi Schroeder & Guillermo Zapata (December 2013)
Lisa Vanderpump Rules: Trying To Get Some Secret Stories (December 2013)
Jax Taylor (November 2013)
Tom Sandoval Again (November 2013)
Kristen Doute (February 2013)
Lots Happening at SUR Restaurant & Lounge | West Hollywood, CA (February 2013)
Stassi Schroeder & Jax Taylor (January 2013)
Eating Cake with Tom Sandoval (January 2013)
The Real SUR Restaurant of Lisa Vanderpump Todd (January 2013)
Music
Adam Vadel | Artist Musician
Les Enfoirés 2013, Le Concert | Palais Omnisports Paris Bercy
Hélène Ségara, Concert “Parmi La Foule” | Cambrai, France
Johnny Hallyday in Concert in Los Angeles (April 2012)
“Play Me, I’m Yours” (April 2012)
Une Soirée Toujours Parfaite avec Hélène Ségara
Le Groupe Indochine Célèbre 40 Ans de Succès
Garou | The Voice France
Steven Vanhauwaert | Pianist
In Support of the Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra
FASHION
Paule Vasseur | Paris, France
Jewelry by Colette Kahn
The Shave of Beverly Hills (April 2012)
GAYOT DINNER SERIES
#16 | Heroic Deli & Wine Bar, Santa Monica, CA (July 2019)
#15 | Ten-course foie gras dinner at SAAM, SLS Hotel | Beverly Hills, CA (April 2015)
#14 | At the 6th Annual Indulge Los Angeles, Chocolate Festival & Pastry Show (December 2014)
#13 | At the Las Vegas Wine & Food Festival (September 2014)
#12 | To the benefit of California Spirit | Los Angeles, CA (August 2013)
#11 | At THEBlvd, at the Beverly Wilshire | Beverly Hills, CA (May 2012)
#10 | Flavors Culinary Gala of the LA Division of the American Liver Foundation, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel (May 2012)
#9 | Central Michel Richard at Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, NV (May 2012)
#8 | Anaheim White House | Anaheim, CA (April 2012)
#7 | Flavors Culinary Gala of the LA Division of the American Liver Foundation, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel (May 2011)
#6 | March of Dimes Greater Los Angeles Division SLS Hotel | Los Angeles, CA, (September 2010)
#4 | Hampton’s, Four Seasons | Westlake Village, CA (March 2010)
#3 | Gordon Ramsay, The London | West Hollywood, CA (December 2009)
#2 | SAAM, SLS Hotel | Beverly Hills, CA (October 2009)
#1 | SIMON L.A. at the Sofitel | Los Angeles, CA (August 2009)