In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad.
"Or, as Funke described it, 'Pork on pork on pork.'" Evan Funke Launches a Porchetta Truck: A Mobile Ode to Pork.
"And, for you -- well, it doesn't get much easier than stopping in your local coffee shop to pick up the gift, ... More >>
Hidden within Los Angeles' seemingly infinite number of mini-malls and mega-malls is a staggering amount of good eats. The food court in the basement of Koreatown Plaza is a neon wonderland of potent kimchi and oversized bibimbap bowls; the food court at Mercado La Paloma, just south of USC, inspire ... More >>
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Welcome to my life, tattoo
I'm a man now, thanks to you
I expect I'll regret you
But the skin graft man won't get you
You'll be there when I die
by The Who
People with tattoos are sentimental. Most of them, anyway. No one gets a ... More >>
Forty years ago yesterday, on June 18, 1972, an article titled "Biting The Dog" appeared in the Los Angeles Times' West Magazine. The piece was about hot dogs, and it was written by David Shaw. If you're not familiar with Shaw and his work, you should be. He wrote about food and wine, about film a ... More >>
Daily Dish: Chef Ken Frank of Le Toque in Napa Valley argues that the upcoming foie gras ban will "will create the biggest black market since Prohibition." He recommends replacing it with "the world's highest standards for humane foie gras."
Reuters: In the wake of North Korea's failed missile lau ... More >>
D. GonzalezSorrel Lemonade at Sky's Gourmet TacosWith the start of summer less than two weeks away, let's have a chat about lemonade. We know all too well about the allure of Hot Dog on a Stick's unnaturally red cherry lemonade. And we realize there are those who check the daily flavor offerings ... More >>
Anyone who's done serious eating in and around Orange County's South Coast Plaza knows that the well-heeled mall's food offerings go way beyond your basic Hot Dog on a Stick. (PS: Anyone who thinks that only the ladies can wear the iconic rainbow-brite outfits, check out Frank Furter ... More >>