Liz Bowen

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  • Meatless Monday: Warm lentil salad from Herb & Wood

    Meatless Monday: Warm lentil salad from Herb & Wood

    What is it? Warm lentil salad Where's it from? Herb & Wood What's in it? Warm lentils with goat yogurt, tahini, pomegranate and speckled lettuce pieces. How much will it cost me? $9.62 Why we love it? Warm, winter veggies are just the ticket for the surprisingly cold and rainy winter we are experiencing...

  • Party with Pure Project for its one-year anniversary

    Party with Pure Project for its one-year anniversary

    Cheers to a full year of great beer! Get ready to party with Pure Project Brewing as it celebrates its one-year anniversary on Saturday, Jan. 28. The brewery, which was part of the Brewery Igniter program alongside neighbor brewery Amplified Ale Works, is throwing a bash as big as its success has...

  • Grab a brew with ... The Creepy Creeps

    Grab a brew with ... The Creepy Creeps

    Fearless, talented performers who truly don't give a f*** about what they "should" be doing is probably the best way to describe The Creepy Creeps, a San Diego staple in the band scene. The rockers, who have a cult following around town, have been shaking and rumbling around venues in SD for close...

  • Undistributed beer of the week: C.C. O'Neill's Irish Red

    Undistributed beer of the week: C.C. O'Neill's Irish Red

    There can only be one undistributed beer of the week. The competition is fierce in San Diego's beer community, but someone has to take the title. This week's best undistributed beer is ... NICKEL BEER COMPANY: C.C. O'NEILL'S IRISH RED Style: Red Ale - Irish  ABV: 4.5 percent Pair with: Roasted...

  • What to do when it rains in San Diego

    What to do when it rains in San Diego

    Remarkably, there are still ways to have fun in America's Finest City without our pal, Mr. Sun.

  • Meatless Monday: Roasted mushroom French toast from Searsucker San Diego

    Meatless Monday: Roasted mushroom French toast from Searsucker San Diego

    A weekly feature highlighting tasty vegetarian-friendly dishes from restaurants across San Diego County. TODAY'S RECOMMENDATION What is it? Roasted mushroom French toast Where is it from? Searsucker San Diego  What's in it? Roasted mushrooms, a slice of French toast and soft burrata cheese. How...

  • Attn. yogis: A festival of yoga is coming to Ocean Beach

    Attn. yogis: A festival of yoga is coming to Ocean Beach

      Calling all yogis and aspiring yogis! The beachfront, hippie town of Ocean Beach is hosting an epic festival of yoga you won't want to miss, spanning from  Friday, Jan. 27 to Monday, Jan. 30. Get ready to plank, pose, sweat and revive your soul with good vibes at your choice of over 100 different...

  • The top 9 burritos in San Diego

    The top 9 burritos in San Diego

    OK, San Diego. First of all, thank you. We are incredibly lucky to be blessed with beautiful beaches, terrific weather, awesome people and, perhaps most important, stellar Mexican food. If you're like us, you also require a giant burrito from your favorite taco shop pretty much weekly. It's no...

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