Category: OC News

New at The Ecology Center: The Food Shed & The Taco Hunt

The Ecology Center
On September 26, The Ecology Center proudly unveiled The Food Shed, an interactive exhibit funded by a $65,000 grant from the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation. The Food Shed presents a hands-on experience wherein visitors can learn about local and seasonal ingredients, food miles, energy consumption in food production, and more. The Taco Hunt, a secondary exhibition component, is a school-based activity that highlights Chipotle’s Food With Integrity philosophy. The Chipotle Cultivate Foundation is committed to creating [Read more]

Lark Creek Toasts Fall with Pinot Noir and Wild Mushroom Festival

Lark Creek Newport Beach
Lark Creek Newport Beach raises a glass to autumn by highlighting the earthiness of the season with special wild mushroom dishes from Chef/Partner John Ledbetter, paired alongside Pinot Noirs, during its Pinot Noir and Mushroom Festival. Available starting tomorrow, Tuesday, October 1, the festival begins a delicious tradition at Lark Creek Newport Beach, utilizing chanterelle, matsutake, porcini, and other wild varieties in a wide range of dishes that will be offered on the lunch, brunch, and dinner menus. The restaurant [Read more]