Rockin' Truck Grub Fest at Malibu Bluffs Park The City of Malibu will host the Rockin' Truck Grub event at Malibu Bluffs Park on Saturday, July 14. Food trucks in attendance include Baby's Burgers, Café Lobos, Lobsta Truck, Sky's Gourmet Tacos, Breezy Freeze, California Grill Truck, and Calbi Fusio ... More >>
You can't replace the feeling of lounging on the couch with a scrunched-up newspaper. But with the web, at least you don't need to worry about getting ink on your hands and bagel. Here's a roundup of some food-related stories from our country's newspapers this week. Lucky for us, it's mostly free. F ... More >>
Dear Mr. Gold: I'm in a book club with some pretty amazing women. All of us are mothers -- read: limited budget but willing to splurge on something special. We read mostly fiction, and a couple of books on our calendar are set in foreign countries, one in France, the second in Ethiopia. We've deci ... More >>
The IACP, which would be the International Association of Culinary Professionals and not the International Association of Chiefs of Police -- which comes up first on a Google search, proving maybe that cops can SEO better than writers -- yesterday announced the finalists for both the 2011 Coo ... More >>
It might seem odd to someone who does not live in Los Angeles, but we often don't see the permanently blue skies and the palm trees. We forget to go to the beach. We completely forget about Lindsay Lohan. We take Wolfgang Puck for granted, despite the beautiful garden of Spago, the Oscars, the remin ... More >>
Was it worth all the waiting?
In questionable economic times, people tend to hit the bars, go to movies--and go back to school. In the Food Network Era, when food is not only a daily necessity but a commodity, popular entertainment, the subject of reality television, and even a venue for celebrity, we thought we'd check in and s ... More >>
In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad. "A truly great dive bar is like a successful horror movie: it's a little gross, maybe a bit scary, but always a fun adventure, and filled with an eclectic cast of characters."
A Golden moment with Arthur When I heard today's news that Bea Arthur had died, the first thing I thought of was roast leg of lamb. This isn't as odd as it might seem at first. Arthur's one-woman show, Bea Arthur On Broadway: Just Between Friends began with a recipe for leg of lamb. According to h ... More >>
Water Grills split personality