SHUTTERED: Modern Mexican Cuisine by Chef Diego Hernandez at Verlaine

SHUTTERED:  Modern Mexican Cuisine by Chef Diego Hernandez at Verlaine Dinner with friends back on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.  Modern Mexican cuisine is finally making a footprint in the LA dining scene.  Chef Diego Hernandez has a critically acclaimed restaurant south of the border in Ensenada, Baja California, before opening up a restaurant in San…

SHUTTERED: Bites at Superbite in Portland (PDX)

SHUTTERED: Bites at Superbite in Portland (PDX) This was where I had my first meal in Portland, when I arrived on May 4, 2017, for a week long getaway visiting the Pacific Northwest.  I chose Superbite after reading some good press on them, not realizing that chefs and owners, Greg Denton and Gabrielle Quiñónez Denton,…