More than 450 guests converged on the Moore Building in the Miami Design District to sample signature menu items from 20 of South Florida’s top restaurants at MIAMI magazine’s 5th annual To Live & Dine soiree benefiting the Chapman Partnership. In addition to the bites, guests enjoyed complimentary Herradura Blanco Tequila cocktails, Onli Sparkling Beverages, Stella Artois, Chambord Vodka and Mionetto Prosecco served by the staff at MG Events. Guests relaxed on Antonini Modern Living’s furniture, got their photo taken in the iPic photobooth in the Perry Ellis International lounge and listened to the beats of DJ Mad Linx. In the Joseph Aviv Fine Jewelry lounge, models showcased the newest lines and the beautiful floral design was provided by Alorè Event Firm. Mercedes Benz of Coral Gables and Cutler Bay brought in two of their latest models, giving attendees the chance to see the latest in luxury auto.
MODERN LUXURY and Lexus teamed up for a Culinary Series to feature some of the most celebrated and well-known chefs working in our city's today. Matthew Briggs, Executive Chef of Mastro's Ocean Club, was the second master chef selected to participate in the program. Learn more about how his culinary style relates to the all-new Lexus LS in this custom designed video and be sure to find him in Riviera Orange County’s October issue. Briggs will host an exclusive dinner at Mastro's, where MODERN LUXURY and Lexus will invite 10 of their top VIPs to experience a culinary event like none other.
Angeleno’s 15th annual signature culinary event celebrated the best restaurants in the city on the beautiful grounds of the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows. Foodies enjoyed live music by The Spare Keys, beats by RedShoe LA and inventive dishes from the city’s finest chefs. Restaurants such as 71Above, AR cucina, The Bazaar by José Andrés, Baltaire, Baran's 2239, The Belvedere, The Butcher's Daughter, CBC at the Malibu Beach Inn, Commerson, Crateful, Del Frisco's Grille, Eataly, FIG Restaurant, Georgie, Gotta Have S'more, Grand Food & Beverage, Gwen, Jimmy's Famous American Tavern, Kali, Little Fatty, Mama Lion, Manuela, Miro, Nick & Stef's Steakhouse, The NoMad, Obicà Mozzarella Bar Pizza e Cucina, Ocean Prime, The Polo Lounge, Rudy & Hudson, Salazar, Salt's Cure, Sawyer, Spice Affair, Sushi Roku, Tabula Rasa Bar, Woodley Proper and Zen Craft served up their signature bites to over 1,600 guests.
Guests were greeted with a look at a luxury Bentley from O’Gara Coach and relaxed in a chic lounge space courtesy of Sotheby’s International Realty - Lindsay Galbraith and Gregory Bega. Angelenos enjoyed refreshing drinks and cocktails courtesy of Accomplice Bar, AR cucina, Alexander Murray Scotch, Birds & Bees, Caffe Luxxe, Calyx Gin, Cosa Salvaje Tequila, Fabbri, Jardesca California Apertiva, KeVita, Lillet, Llanllyr Source, Miraval, Our/Los Angeles Vodka, Red Bull, San Antonio Winery, Total Wine & More and Viva XXXII Tequila.
Indoors, guests were treated to a Cosa Salvaje Tequila tasting in the Rapport Furniture lounge before they entered KeVita’s Wellness Lounge, focused on all things health, beauty and wellness. Guests enjoyed tastings, samplings and gifts from Caligenix, EverSmile, Exhale Spa, Fit and Phab, FoodTrients, Metro MD, Mystic Journey, Neon Beige and Vida Emanuel European Day Spa & Beverly Hills Beauty Lounge. CBS 2 and KCAL 9 were the proud broadcast media sponsors for the event, which helped to benefit the Los Angeles Mission and their work to assist men, women and children in need of shelter, food, clothing and other resources.
MODERN LUXURY and Lexus teamed up for a Culinary Series to feature some of the most celebrated and well-known chefs working in our city's today. Shigefumi Tachibe, Corporate Executive Chef of CHAYA restaurants, was the final master chef selected to participate in the program. Learn more about how CHAYA's history relates to the Lexus brand in this custom designed video and be sure to find him in ANGELENO’s November issue. Tachibe will host an exclusive dinner at his restaurant, where MODERN LUXURY and Lexus will invite 10 of their top VIPs to experience a culinary event like none other. Guests will receive a Lexus GS prior to the dinner, which they will then have on loan for one week following the event.