Turkey Travel Tips from Chef Ori’s Dad

April 1, 2016

From a young age, Chef Ori’s dad clearly inspired his son through food.  Today is no different. “Dad knows best” and recently shared his favorite spots in Turkey with the family pre-trip. 1. Kasap Osman 2. Karadeniz Pide ve Doner Salonu 3. Sehazad Erzurum  4. Ciya 5. Hamdi 

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Behind…the Apron

March 20, 2016

Genevieve: a woman of too many words and many passions. At the ripe old age of five she spent 25 cents for her first apron at a garage sale! Can you believe it? 25 cents! THEN, she had to walk 5 miles back to her Southern California home in the snow after she purchased it. Her mother […]

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Chatting with Chachi from Blue Cut Aprons

March 12, 2016

We sat down with one of our favorite neighbors and designers, Chachi from BlueCut Aprons, and got a look behind his fashion line, how he got started, and what his favorite thing to eat at Bestia is. So, why aprons? Give us a little scoop on how you got started and why? We’ve been in the […]

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Genevieve’s Traditional Christmas Mexican Wedding Cookies Recipe

December 22, 2015

Genevieve’s Traditional Christmas Mexican Wedding Cookies Recipe Genevieve makes these cookies every holiday for as long as she can remember. Her recipe is slightly different than most; she uses more salt and a lot more nuts. Ingredients: 8 oz butter, soft 2.2 oz powdered sugar 2 tsp vanilla extract 6 oz ground pecans 1 tsp […]

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