VIP Cocktail Lounge
These VIP Participants had such a great time at our event, they have already announced they are returning for the next Vintage Bouquet in 2015! We are excited to welcome back:
For more than 20 years, the owners of thebalticcupboard have created highly coveted Latvian ethnic based cheeses, pastries and baked goods for a small clientele. The cuisine is unique and the delicacies are created from what we consider the best of our mothers’ and grandmothers’ recipes.
Koreatown is home to a hidden gem, Lock & Key a speakeasy and craft cocktail lounge. It seems though, that more and more people are finding out the secret as Ktown was recently named “America’s Hippest Neighborhood” by LA Weekly. “Lock & Key,” with an attached food window called “Stall 239″ that operates separately. Lock & Key, serves craft cocktails and combine the feeling of a upscale mixology lounge with your favorite neighborhood bar for an experience we like to call “neighborhood Mixology”. Finding your way into the bar will also be a bit of a challenge as the entrance is hidden much like a speakeasy from the 1920’s.
Many Thanks to the VIP Participants who came out to our event last year!
Angel’s Envy is an artisan, port-finished bourbon inspired by Lincoln Henderson’s lifetime spent perfecting the craft of creating fine spirits. Given the Highest Recommendation by Spirit Journal, celebrated by Malt Advocate, The Bourbon Review and awarded Wine Enthusiast’s highest bourbon rating ever, Angel’s Envy is a career summed up by two fingers of the finest bourbon you’ve ever tasted.
Handcrafted, French-style caramels cooked to smooth, creamy perfection in small, artisan batches. Le Bon Garcon Salted Buttermilk Caramels are slowly stirred in copper pots in order to coax every artisan batch into reaching its optimal flavor. Le Bon Garcon caramels have been featured in O Magazine and the LA Times.
Contemporary and inviting, Le Ka is the reimagined Cathay Bank space offering a uniquely cosmopolitan dining experience featuring the French Californian cuisine of acclaimed French Chef, David Féau. Le Ka complements the menu with an expansive wine list and an extensive beverage program featuring craft cocktails, premium beers and top shelf spirits. The restaurant is open for lunch, dinner, late night dining and Sunday brunch.
Broken Shed Vodka is a premium vodka made in New Zealand. It is naturally smooth with no sugar or chemical additives.
Chakra’s menu features classic Indian cuisine reinvented for today’s more sophisticated, descriminating palate. By incorporating traditional ingredients with those less common in Indian cuisine, Chakra honors tradition while creating unique, inspiring dishes. Chakra’s menu is both intriguing and inviting to the newcomer, while remaining authentic to the more experienced palate. to take the diner not only on a culinary journey, but also on a cultural one involving all the senses to connect the mind, body and spirit.
I was inspired by the bountiful agriculture and natural beauty of California when creating Chareau. The Aloe Vera plant was my muse, and I wanted to find delicate compliments to the naturally soft and slightly bitter profile. The cucumber adds a sophisticated vegetal quality, while the muskmelon brings a natural sweetness. The lemon peel adds balance and the spearmint mellows the bite of the unaged eau de vie distillate. It all culminates in a refreshing spirit that can be enjoyed both straight and mixed in a well-crafted cocktail.
Thinking outside the juice box, Steve and Alexis decided to create a simple blueprint for an all-natural, raw, vegan juice bar where fresh fruits and vegetables could get a daily workout while keeping prices accessible to all and uniting taste buds everywhere to embrace the green juice. Nekter Juice Bar has expanded to new locations within Orange County and Los Angeles. Nationwide shipping of the Nekter Cleanse is reaching new fans across the map daily. As Nekter Juice Bar continues to grow, Steve and Alexis are still committed to changing the world – by delivering quality juice products and giving the Nekter communities the priceless gift of improved health and well-being.
Nespresso is the preferred coffee of choice in more than 400 of the world’s finest dining establishments. The Nestle company offers eight, cost-friendly Gran Crus that represent the top one and two percent of coffee grown in the entire world. By choosing Nespresso in your workplace, you show your employees and your clients that you care about quality at every level of your business.
OMG Chicken and Waffle
119 E. Regent Street, Inglewood, California 90301
Hemingway’s love for the Caribbean is well known. He spent months of his life traveling between Key West and Cuba on his beloved Pilar, collecting a wide array of friends and experiences. Papa’s PilarTMcaptures this same spirit, bringing together rums from throughout the Caribbean, Florida and Central America and blending them into a single pour.
Plan Check Kitchen + Bar is a neighborhood restaurant located in West LA‘s Little Osaka, serving modern American comfort food in a small plate format along with unique cocktails, premium whiskeys and craft beers. The Plan Check name and brand stem from its location, adjacent to the Building and Safety Department, where hundreds of Architects, Developers, Designers and Engineers flock daily to get plans reviewed for permitting. It embodies the architectural/creative lifestyle and the culture that surrounds it, effortlessly blending vintage architectural office elements with industrial pieces, rich materials and a warm atmosphere.
1800 Sawtelle Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
Tequila Partida is the product of an outstanding marriage between traditional Tequila making and cutting edge technology. And it’s this extraordinary combination that gives each and every sip of Tequila Partida something special, the pure natural essence of blue agave.
The Container Store is providing CoolSack Wine Totes for all of our VIP guests. Keep vino perfectly chilled with our Cool Sack Wine Tote. Its perfect for taking along to parties, picnics and tailgates, or even for giving as a gift (filled with your favorite vintage). Its unique design is not only attractive, but also surrounds your bottle to keep it chilled. Just fold it flat and keep it in the freezer until you need it, then slip the bottle inside.