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Interview: B Sweet's Barb Batiste Talks LA's Latest Dessert Craze & Opening Up Her First Brick & Mortar Location

Interview: B Sweet's Barb Batiste Talks LA's Latest Dessert Craze & Opening Up Her First Brick & Mortar Location
Interviews

Chef Barb Batiste and her dessert company, B Sweet, are practically a Hollywood dream come true. Starting from her kitchen at home Chef Barb has always had a love for cooking and baking, and she is all about keeping that homemade, feel-good vibe in her desserts. Today, B Sweet acts as a full-service catering company, has mobile food trucks that can be found all around the Los Angeles area, sells frozen bread pudding in Super Target stores nationwide, and is opening the first B Sweet Dessert Bar in the next few weeks. We had a chance to get a sneak peek inside the dessert bar, and also to sit down and talk with Chef Barb. Check out the interview to find out a little bit more about B Sweet, what we can expect from Chef Barb’s first brick and mortar location, and what is going to set B Sweet apart from other dessert companies.

Go Avocado Crazy At L.A.'s Best Guacamole Spots

Go Avocado Crazy At L.A.'s Best Guacamole Spots
Food

What's the only thing that beats chips and dip? Chips and guac! And why go anywhere else but Los Angeles, the Mexican food capital of the US, to get some? Whether you like your guac thin and mild or chunky and hot, there's a restaurant that will satisfy your cravings any time of the day! Indulge in the best guacamole this summer, and click through for L.A.'s best guac spots.

4th Of July 2014: Our Official L.A. Party Guide

4th Of July 2014: Our Official L.A. Party Guide
Holidays

It is a well-known fact that if you analyze the Declaration of Independence closely, you’ll discover our forefathers proclaiming that Americans will from this day on, “Turn down for what?” OK, that may or may not be true; however, it is presumed that our founding forefathers toasted to some boos and celebrated their independence after the original sponsors signed. Since the main men of America knew how to party, we owe it to them to make the Fourth of July an exceptional day. As Americans, this day bestowed upon us innumerable rights—to day drink, BBQ, and party 'til sunrise. That being said, we've rounded up the best bashes to celebrate our independence in Los Angeles this weekend, so click through for your plans.

Last Night's Parties: Kerry Washington, John Legend & Pharrell Williams Attend The 2014 BET Awards & More!

Last Night's Parties: Kerry Washington, John Legend & Pharrell Williams Attend The 2014 BET Awards & More!
Party Crasher

Over the weekend in LA, some of entertainment's biggest stars made it out to the 2014 BET Awards, where performers including John Legend, Pharrell, and Iggy Azalea took to the stage, the Mad Men cast and crew held a private wrap party where stars Jon Hamm, January Jones, and Elisabeth Moss partied with Johnnie Walker and Brooks Brothers at the Roosevelt Hotel Pool, and more!

Inside LA's Bonobos Guideshop Opening Party

Inside LA's Bonobos Guideshop Opening Party
Events

- On Thursday evening, Bonobos Guideshop hosted a party in honor of the arrival of their store in LA at 101 S. La Brea Ave. The flocks of invite-only guests nibbled on Sugarfish sushi and sipped refreshments from Heineken, Ciroc, Zacapa Rum, AQUAhydrate and Cloverjuice while relishing their private preview of the newest store, which officially opens Friday, June 27th. The exclusive crowd listened to DJ Michelle Pesce's beats and further celebrated by taking snaps of themselves in front of the trendiest new equipment: a SELFY mirror, a full length mirror to serve as the perfect selfie spot.