A friend and I had just settled in to the bar at Simone on Sunset, a new wine and cocktail bar in Rice Village, when she commenced her preaching on the subject of gin.
"I consider myself a gin missionary," she said.
"A ginvangelist?" I punned back.
"Yes," she declared. "A ginvangelist!" Sh ... More >>
Yesterday, we caught of up with Kristen Powell, the chef/owner of Simone on Sunset. We discussed her new place and the difficulties of starting a business. Today, we'll focus on the food and wine.
EOW: This is a wine place -- are you good at pairing wines with foods?
KP: I'd like to think ... More >>
Drive too fast down Sunset Boulevard, and you'll miss the new, slightly hidden gem that is Simone on Sunset. We recently caught up with Chef/Owner Kristen Powell to chat about one of Rice Village's latest wine bars. As we find out, going just for the drinks might be a mistake.
EOW: How long ... More >>