America’s Best Steakhouse: Gwen Butcher Shop and Restaurant, Los Angeles

America’s Best Steakhouse: Gwen Butcher Shop and Restaurant, Los Angeles

#steakhouse #beef #LosAngeles America’s fascination with the Steakhouse dates back to Y 1868, the year the Old Homestead opened in New York’s Meatpacking District with dark wood interiors, red leather banquettes, and generously sized porterhouses. Still serving, it’s the oldest continuously operating steakhouse in the USA. Of the new breed I believe this is the […]

Travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico

Travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico The Big Q: Is it safe to visit San Juan? The Big A: 1.5 yrs after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, Puerto Rico is rebuilding. So, tune out all of the political rhetoric. Visitors are now flocking to the island’s capital and discovering it is a Treasure Chest. The culture is […]

Lucara Diamond Finds a 127-carat Stone at Karowe

Lucara Diamond Finds a 127-carat Stone at Karowe

Canada’s Lucara Diamond’s (TSX:LUC) New Year brought forth yet another massive find at its flagship Karowe diamond mine in Botswana. The 127 carat, Top white gem diamond, is 1 of the of 129 precious stones of over 100 carats the company has recovered at the mine since it began operations in Y 2012. That tally includes 12 diamonds […]

Huge Yellow Diamond Unearthed in Canadian Arctic

Huge Yellow Diamond Unearthed in Canadian Arctic

$RIO Canada’s Dominion Diamond Mines (private) and Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) shocked the market Friday by unveiling what is believed to be the largest diamond ever found in North America, measuring in about the size of a chicken-egg. The 552-carat Yellow gem quality stone, unearthed in October, measures around 3cm by 5.5cm, almost 3X the size […]

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier Stone tools recovered from an ‘dig’ in China suggest that our evolutionary forerunners trekked out of Africa earlier than the experts thought. Until now, the oldest evidence of human-like creatures outside Africa came from 1.8-M-year-old artifacts and skulls found in the Georgian town of Dmanisi. But the new […]

Lucapa Unearthed Another Large Diamond at Lesotho

Lucapa Unearthed Another Large Diamond at Lesotho

Lucapa Unearthed Another Large Diamond at Lesotho $LCPDF Australia’s Lucapa Diamond (ASX:LOM, OTCMKT:LCPDF)) has found an 89-carat yellow diamond at its 70%-owned Mothae mine in Lesotho during the current bulk sampling program. The company’s managing director, Stephen Wetherall, said the recovery of such a large diamond so early in the bulk sampling program provided further proof that, just […]

Large Top Quality White Diamond Unearthed by Canada’s Mountain Province Diamonds

Large Top Quality White Diamond Unearthed by Canada’s Mountain Province Diamonds

Large Top Quality White Diamond Unearthed by Canada’s Mountain Province Diamonds $MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds (NASDAQ:MPVD) said last week it had found a 95-carat gem Diamond at its Gahcho Kué mine located in Canada’s Northwest Territories. It’s the largest gem quality diamond and the 4th biggest recovered from Gahcho Kué since production began just under 2 years ago. The […]

People Are Eating Fine Meats, the Best in Los Angeles are from Gwen

People Are Eating Fine Meats, the Best in Los Angeles are from Gwen

People Are Eating Fine Meats, the Best in Los Angeles are from Gwen If you are following the latest food trends you know that Americans will consume a record amount of meat in Y 2018 amounting to an average of 222.2  of red lbsmeat and poultry per person. Meat based high-protein diets are popular. Further, we are […]

The ‘World’s Most Beautiful Diamond’ Coming to Auction

The ‘World’s Most Beautiful Diamond’ Coming to Auction

The World’s Most Beautiful Diamonds Coming to Auction The 163-carat flawless emerald cut gem stone is largest of its kind ever to be put up for auction. An impressive flawless 163-carat diamond that has been hailed the “World’s Most Beautiful” will go under Christie’s hammer in Geneva, CH in November. Discovered in February 2016 in eastern […]

Alrosa Finds Giant Gem Quality Pink Diamond

Alrosa Finds Giant Gem Quality Pink Diamond

Alrosa Finds Giant Gem Quality Pink Diamond MCX:ALRS, $BID Russia’s Alrosa (MCX:ALRS), the world’s #1 diamond producer by output in carats, has unearthed 27.85-carat Pink precious stone the company believes could be the most expensive it has ever found. Alrosa is trying to decide on whether to sell this Pink stone as a rough diamond, or cut […]

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine $GMDMF Africa-focused Gem Diamonds (OTCMKT:GMDMF) unveiled a 115-carat stone Tuesday at its flagship Letšeng mine in Lesotho, the latest in a string of major discoveries at the operation this year. The finding of the high-quality, D-color Type IIa diamond follows the recovery of 5 other diamonds of over 100 […]

Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread

Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread

Inside the Grain Revolution and the Future of Bread While it may sound old-fashioned, home milling could have the potential to redefine one of the world’s oldest processed foods: bread. The grain revolution is sparking the revival and innovation of traditional and new local wheat varieties, home milling tools, and unique recipes that are creating […]

Large Heart-shaped Diamond Breaks Record at Christie’s Geneva Sale

Large Heart-shaped Diamond Breaks Record at Christie’s Geneva Sale

Large Heart-shaped Diamond Breaks Record at Christie’s Geneva Sale The largest D flawless heart-shaped Diamond was sold last Wednesday in Geneva for $14.9-M. The gem, which is called La Légende and was created by Boehmer et Bassenge, broke a world record in its category. According to auction house Christie’s, the 92-carat Diamond forms the centerpiece […]