dineLA (LA, inc) hosted a kickoff celebration for restaurant week, featuring exec chefs of participating restaurants. flowing champagne, wine, beer, and scotch. printed bags illustrated by phil lumbang. at the W hotel in Westwood, CA, Jan 11th, 2012
on new year's day, i got to help with the float for the Rose Parade, which was on Jan 2nd this year. Donate Life is an amazing organization that raises awareness so we stick that pink dot onto our driver's license to help save lives.
NetKal Gala full of incredible people from the entertainment industry. This was the beautiful view of the rose gardens as we arrived at the Gala. Styled by my favorite eco fashion designer Linda Loudermilk. Event held at USC Annenberg Center.
6th annual NetKal Gala at USC was last night, and was attended by over 500 Koreans and Korean Americans in the entertainment industry including Lisa Ling, Ken Mok, Jane Cha, James Kyson-Lee, and Roy Choi.
On tour for "Ani's Raw Food Asia" in Los Angeles, CA at Erewhon Natural Food Store. It was a packed house. I demoed my Mushroom Bul Go Gi recipe in a Lettuce Wrap topped with a Gochugang Sauce. My raw food and vegan version of the traditional Korean dish.
I was invited to speak on a panel with superstars Rachelle Carson Begley (married to Ed Begley), Sophie Uliano (author), Izabella Miko (actress), Carly Harrill (writer), Karen Stewart Brown (fashion), Kris Willey, and Alexandra Spunt (author) in Culver City, CA at the Women of the Green Generation event.
Preview event for "Ani's Raw Food Asia" at Artisanal LA in Santa Monica, CA, Ani's Raw Food Diet and Lifestyle.
Vitamix invited me to sign books for 2-hours at their booth on Day 2 of Expo West where I signed 200+ books....
I presented my molecular gastronomy inspired Raw Food 3.0 at the Test Kitchen last week for a 2-night dinner of 6 courses.