In the last few lingering days of summer what could be more tantalizing then finally taking a break from your Summer beach body diets and indulging. The Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival gives Los Angeles locals and foodie fanatics from all over the ultimate chance to do just that! The festival takes place over four days in L.A. hosting around twenty-four events. This year it took place the last weekend of August and included spotlights dinners and lunches with famed local Chefs including Josh Graves of Faith and Flower, Nancy Silverton of Osteria Mozza, Freddy Vargas of Scarpetta, and fan favorite Zach Pollack of Alimento. In addition the festival spotlighted many national celebrities such as Curtis Stone, Tyler Florence, and Michael Chiarello.