2 months ago | Food & the Law
California is one of 13 states where it is legal to sell raw milk to the public, meaning you can find it in several L.A. grocery stores. As sales of raw milk grow, so does debate over its health claims and hazards. If you're planning on celebratin...
3 months ago | Tacos
Los Angeles is known for a thriving taco scene as well as a large health-conscious vegetarian scene, but the two worlds are rarely mentioned in the same conversation — unless it’s with a derisive comment for the other side. The words “vegetar...
8 months ago | British Cuisine
The British often catch more flak than flattery in matters of cuisine, and foods like mincemeat pies can put off many Americans. A sweet pie that contains spiced fruit, brandy and… chopped meat? Hard pass. But mince pies have evolved since the Mid...
8 months ago | Bakeries
Pie is a mandatory element of a proper Thanksgiving spread, and a great pie is the perfect way to punctuate a successful holiday feast — or obliterate the memory of a bad one. But if you're bored by the same old pecan and pumpkin, welcome to the c...
11 months ago | Beverages
The act of drinking water seems to have become unnecessarily confusing. What is the average person to make of advertisements for “alkaline water” and discussions of “total dissolved solids?" How different can water taste? And what environmental im...
11 months ago | Bars
Tenants of the Trees is an ambitious new Silver Lake bar arriving on the scene with freshly planted trees and tea cocktails. Occupying the place where neighborhood gay bar MJ’s used to be, Tenants is a complete renovation of the space in an e...