New wine tasting room employs steampunk aesthetic

A new wine tasting room is opening in the Carmel Valley area, taking the total wine tasting rooms to 23 in the local area. Based at the Coastview Vineyard (Carmel Valley, CA), the room has been designed with a gentle push towards steampunk without being too immersive – if the photos on the Monterey County Weekly website are anything to go by. The wines feature a label in brown and gold with a hot air balloon flanked by old maps of the globe. There’s a grand opening on January 31st, but the tasting room is already open and in full … Continue reading New wine tasting room employs steampunk aesthetic

Rx Boiler Room in Las Vegas: a steampunk themed restaurant

Star chef Rick Moonen kept his promise and in just two months completely changed over the upper levels of his RM Seafood at Mandalay Bay. He opened Rx Boiler Room on Friday, and the transformation and unique menu is the buzz of foodies. It’s not even called a menu; ask for the nourishment chart. “Top Chef All-Stars” cheftestant Rick has taken an entirely new look at food and how to prepare and serve it, and also made it more comfortable for customers to eat. Call it a food revolution. His restaurant is steampunk-inspired; the lounge has an industrialized 19th century … Continue reading Rx Boiler Room in Las Vegas: a steampunk themed restaurant