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6 Great L.A. Peanut Butter Cookies
11 months ago by Rachael Narins
Chocolate chip may be the top choice for American cookie lovers, but peanut butter is still a strong contender in that popularity contest. Introduced widely by George Washington Carver as part of a plan to promote peanuts, the cooki...
Jambon Beurre: Where to Find Ham and Baguette Sandwiches in L.A.
1 year ago by Amy Scattergood
Jambon beurre sandwiches are one of the many great inventions of the French: a simple sandwich (jambon beurre means "ham butter") composed of just an excellent baguette and some slices of ham, the two ingredients sealed togethe...
Cortez: New Restaurant From the Owners of Cookbook, Opening Tonight In Echo Park
3 years ago by Besha Rodell
Cortez, a new restaurant at the corner of Sunset and Allison Avenue in Echo Park, is opening tonight at 5 p.m. Tonight's dinner is a soft opening, but eventually the restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Cortez is...
Top 5 Uncommon Places to Buy Cookbooks, Etc. For Your Food Lover Friends
5 years ago by Dommy Gonzalez
Food lovers are often maligned as being picky. And yes, there are those who would rather drive the extra 35 miles to The Donut Man than go to the Winchell's down the street. But now that it's the season of giving, we would like to p...