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Culinary Battle at OC Fair – Chef Pascal Olhats (Brasserie Pascal) vrs Chef Paul Cao (Burnt Truck)

I’m a fan of OC’s celebrity chef Pascal Olhats (Brasserie Pascal, Pascal’s Epicerie, etc), and I love food truck cuisine, so when I learned that Chef Pascal was scheduled to … Continue reading

August 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Perfect Macarons from Pascal’s Epicerie in Newport Beach

I wanted to take my intern, Samantha Smith – a young singer/songwriter who usually spends the summer in France with her parents while the family rents out their Newport Beach … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · Leave a comment