In this blog: History of tri tip Tri tip recipe     For this post, I was inspired by the holidays, when I’m always pulling out my cookbooks and looking up new recipes for special holiday meal ideas. I’m sure we’ve all eaten our fair share of turkey in the last week, so I want […]

In this blog: A look at Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market     For the duration of this quarter, Central Coast Food Adventures has taken me to to wonderful food and wine festivals, fish markets, vineyards, restaurants, delis and butcher shops alike. It’s been a great journey and I wanted to bring it back to […]

In this blog: A look into two local restaurant/bars’ happy hour specials Working in the restaurant business for over eight years, I’ve had a mixed relationship with happy hours. As an employee of a restaurant/bar that has happy hour specials, you grow to resent them. They mean more product for less the price, which in […]

Being a college student with a jam-packed schedule, I eat out alot. There are many times when I get bored with the San Luis Obispo restaurant offerings and need to venture out to the neighboring communities. This is why I wanted to uncover some of the best restaurants on the central coast outside of San […]

In this blog: San Luis Obispo’s newest sandwich shops   This week I paid homage to one of my all-time favorite foods, the almighty sandwich! San Luis Obispo, Calif is known for having several legendary local delis that have become a part of this town’s heritage. High St. Deli, located on the corner of High […]

In this blog: Fresh, local seafood markets Recreational sea fishing Pistachio-crusted halibut recipe My trip down to Pismo Beach for my Steamers of Pismo slideshow inspired me to try my hand at a seafood dish. Here in San Luis Obispo, we are just 10 miles from the coastline. So I took advantage of my geography […]

In this blog: Savor the Central Coast event overview Locals talk about Savor the Central Coast Meeting Celebrity Chefs This past weekend my boyfriend Jared and I, along with thousands of food and wine lovers attended Sunset Magazine’s Savor the Central Coast event at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch, just 10 miles north of San […]