Highly recommended by trusted friends, we made our way with anticipation to ICI in Berkely. Immediately our attention was grabbed by a chalkboard notice of “Peppermint Ice Milk”. Well, it turns out Ice Milk is perfect – lighter then Ice Cream, more luscious then sorbet. What a simple, taste-altering concept. So many times, the simple things are the most striking. The purest. Ice creams,… Read More
A casual, rotisserie and sandwich shop fronted by beautiful antipasti and headed by a rustic menu. Kudos to Chefs Lauren Kiino and Daniel Patterson- who have created the perfect “mall” restaurant. Quick and homey, and very reasonably priced- would all food court restaurantsachieve such an admirable combination.
At the J. Paul Getty Museum there is a fine collection of European paintings, drawings, sculpture, illuminated manuscripts, decorative arts, European and American photographs aside rotating special exhibits. However, they all take a bit of a backseat to the wonderfulPlatinum LEED certified, modernist complex that highlights both nature and culture. Designed by Natural light architect Richard Meier the “Getty” is a as much a park as it is museum. A haven in the sprawling smog that is Los Angeles.