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Live & Dine L.A. 2014

| July 25, 2014 | Parties

More than 600 foodies and Angelinos converged upon Santa Monica’s AAA Four Diamond Award-winning property for a culinary celebration to benefit Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry. In celebration of The Restaurant issue, ANGELENO honored the city’ most distinguished chefs and restaurateurs of 2014 who continue to shape and evolve L.A.’s dining scene.

Citibank hosted an elevated lounge in The Study of The Bungalow for guests who purchased tickets using their Citibank card. Guests were treated to fresh produce-driven cocktails by master mixologist Matthew Biancaniello of Cliff's Edge and bites by Hotel Erwin's Chef Adam Steudle. Floral Crush’s stunning floral arrangements were displayed throughout the venue; DJ Crash provided the beats; Center for Sculpting Aesthetics introduced guests to its non-invasive technology; Italian menswear line Gemelli presented its attention-to-detail fashion line and Tesla showcased a Model S premium electric performance vehicle.

2014 restaurant and bar partners included:

Acabar/Brilliantshine mixologists Josh Goldman and Julian Cox, Adoteca, Al Mare, Barlo, Bestia, CafĂ© Rockenwagner, CaffĂ© Roma Ristorante & Lounge, CAST at Viceroy Santa Monica, The Church Key, Cliff’s Edge mixologist Matthew Biancaniello, Craig’s, Culina, Modern Italian, Faith & Flower, Fifty Seven, FIG Restaurant, FIJI Water, Fishing with Dynamite, fundamental LA, Gracias Madre, Hamasaku, Justice, Keurig Coffee, Malibu Pier Restaurant & Bar, Peroni and Crispin, Nest at WP24, Nobu Malibu, The Polo Lounge, Rao’s Hollywood, SAAM at The Bazaar, Scarpetta, Stella Artois, The Wallace, West Restaurant & Lounge and Wine Media Connect

Photography by Carolina Korman and Vincent Vallejo


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