Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee in Orange County

Sidecar Doughnuts and Coffee has become a staple for the Orange County doughnut scene and one of my personal favorite spots for the culinary adventure that is eating a good donut. Located only a 10 minute drive from the beach, Sidecar is a place you are pretty much guaranteed to wait in line at when you […]

Pie Not: Aussie Style Bakery with Meat Pies

I literally stumbled on the place completely by accident. I was heading to Sidecar Donuts but forgot that it closed at 4PM so I just went into the spot next door and to my surprise it was an Australian meat pie shop that was completely fantastic. I was not sure what a meat pie was […]

Native Foods: Vegan Food Review from a Non Vegan

Now before you read this post, I am by no means a vegan or a vegetarian, my wife and some friends are but I am not. I still love the taste of some good meat but since I am surrounded by others that have sworn that type of food off I often find myself at […]

Portola Coffee Lab: Coffee Done Scientifically

I love coffee. Because of that, I am always looking for a new bean to try or a new local shop to support that does not end with “bucks.” When I heard about a coffee shop in Orange County that has “scientists” roast the coffee to perfection for you I figure it was a gimmick, […]