It's easy to start nodding off when people drag out the old "New York vs. Los Angeles" debate; it's a tired one, and largely a comparison of Big Apples to orange groves, anyway. But after Bon Appetit listed its 20 most important restaurants in America and New York outshone L.A. by a factor of six, i ... More >>
Tired of holiday shindigs filled with bad wine, neon-orange cheese logs and fugly sweaters? Then you might want to look into Eagle Rock Brewery's upcoming White Christmas Party, hosted by the fromage-loving Hot Knives duo, vegan chefs and cookbook authors Alex Brown and Evan George.
The event will ... More >>
bert 23Revok, up.Hours after spray-can artist Revok received a 180-day sentence for violating terms of his probation for vandalism, the L.A. street art community rallied and pledged to hold a fundraiser in his honor.
Revok, a.k.a 34-year-old Jason Williams, was arrested last week as he attem ... More >>
Gregory BojorquezRevok.Updated after the jump: Revok gets 180 days for violating his probation.
A "free Revok" campaign erupted on Twitter over the weekend after the Fairfax district street artist was nabbed at LAX.
Sheriff's officials said the man born Jason Williams was arrested at LAX la ... More >>
The beauty of having a sarcastic ass in the family -- two, if you're lucky -- is how they manage to turn everyday boredom into spit-out-your-wine moments. Good luck capturing that in a cookbook. Bite Me: A Stomach Satisfying, Visually Gratifying, Fresh-Mouthed Cookbook by sisters Julie Albert ... More >>
Photo courtesy of Schulzies."Wicked White Chocolate" bread puddingAround New Year's, all inquiring food-centric minds wanted to know: what will be the top food trends in 2011? Or in other words, what's the next cupcake?
Well, are we allowed to vote? Because if so, we'd really like to see bre ... More >>
C. BishopCoffee Bean & Starbucks Gingerbread Lattes
Tis the season for holiday-themed coffee drinks. It's admittedly one of our favorite times on the coffee calendar, when we can temporarily trade in our "wake us up" skinny double-shot lattes for some classic and even more contemporary "fatt ... More >>
As evidenced by these Flickr photos, surprisingly many people have been making brain-shaped desserts. This is what happens when the zombie-horror-comic book-convention generation learns how to bake. (What is wrong with you people?) These are particularly inspired:
1. Floating Brains Cupcakes. They ... More >>
N. GalutenThe White Rabbit Truck
Yes, another food truck has arrived, and yes, they are serving fusion tacos. But the new White Rabbit Truck is not another Korean-Mexican Kogi impersonator. Instead they are, as far as we can tell, just the second Filipino food truck in Los Angeles, after the ... More >>