10 Reasons Why Bottega Americano is San Diego’s Best New Restaurant

♦ Bottega Americano was recently named by Zagat as one of the 11 Hottest New Italian Restaurants in America – PREGO! ♦ Bottega Americano was picked by readers of San Diego Magazine as the 2015 Best New Restaurant in San Diego – BUONO! ♦ The Bricked Half Chicken with sweet corn, roasted cipollini onions, sugar snap peas, farro and piquillo pepper…

Blais’ n Culinary Trails at San Diego’s Juniper & Ivy

There are any number of solid reasons why culinary master Richard Blais won Bravo’s Top Chef All-Stars challenge. Having recently dined at Juniper & Ivy, Blais’s new San Diego restaurant venture, it just so happens that my tastebuds have solid proof of his credentials. If you’ve not yet dined here, you really should be VERY envious right about now. However, in the…