Category Archives: Because

INTERVIEW: Evan Marks – Director of The Ecology Center

As we gear up for a big Earth Day celebration at The Ecology Center this Saturday (April 14th, 10am), we decided to talk to the center’s founder and director Evan Marks.  Evan has lived a fascinating life (teaching permaculture in West Africa, … Continue reading

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Award Winning Lunch

Last Friday, guests had the chance to pair our Mauli Ola Foundation Award Winning Braised Shortrib Chili Verde Tacos with Black Market Brewing’s Rye IPA (2010 Great American Beer Fest Rye IPA gold medal winner). How was it? Well… We … Continue reading

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Beer Primer 101

You may have noticed that at LSG South we’re focusing a lot of energy on finding top-notch craft beers for the tap.  Which brings up the question: what the heck is a craft beer? According to CraftBeer.com, a craft beer … Continue reading

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The Green Iceberg

As Ernest Hemingway once said, “The dignity of movement of an iceberg is due to only one-eighth of it being above water.” Papa was talking about writing– but we believe the line speaks to running a green restaurant too. If you really want … Continue reading

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Sightings!

Yesterday, at LSG Downtown Laguna, we saw Chef Ryan Adams of 370 Common waiting on a to-go order.  It’s not the first time, of course, but it’s always cool to know that a chef like Ryan, whose new restaurant has received raves from from … Continue reading

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“It’s All Happening!”

That’s a quote from the movie Almost Famous—but it also goes a long way toward describing what we felt when we dropped by LSG South last Friday night.  Here’s what we saw: A group of friends at the bar, trying … Continue reading

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