Chef Jeremy Fox once presided over the most celebrated vegetarian menu in the country at Ubuntu in Napa. So now that he's taken the helm at Rustic Canyon in Santa Monica, it is no surprise that it's quite easy to eat incredibly well without meat at his current endeavor.
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Rustic Canyon in Santa Monica provides the fodder for this week's restaurant review. We highly recommend reading the full review, but if you're strapped for time check out the condensed version below, which also includes a few extra tidbits.
The Annual Consumer Electronics Show is taking place this week in Las Vegas, and as usual there's a lot of buzz around the size-du-jour of the screen-type-device we'll all be utterly dependent upon soon (apparently 2013 will be the year of the phablet. No, really).
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This past weekend marked 2012's last run of Old Soul, a pop-up by Jeremy Fox held at Square One Dining in Hollywood. If you missed it, it's probably forgivable -- Old Soul has only served eight nights of dinner so far, with plans to continue well into next year.
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In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad.
"I was never trying to make a statement about vegetarianism at Ubuntu, I was just trying to showcase the best ingredients I had available." Q & A With Jeremy Fox: Paper or Plastik, Prefabs, His New L.A. Restaurant Life Post- ... More >>
From late April to September, a few of L.A.'s most acclaimed restaurants will offer a six-course tasting menu at $150 per person, not including wine pairings. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Special Olympics. If you're so inclined, stop reading and sigh. What else could be so bo-ring and ... More >>
Nanette GonzalesKatharine Jarmul, PyLadyIt's not
that the PyLadies are intimidated by the men who dominate computer
programmer events and workshops. It's just that they got tired of
feeling like outsiders.Katharine Jarmul, 29, remembers the day
they first identified the problem. She and t ... More >>
-- Oprah rebuilds her television set out of chocolate. No word on how much of it she ate. [Grub Street]
-- The White Stuff: an author's exploration (in Gastronomica) of his mother's all-white eating habits. [Psycho-Gourmet]
-- Biking the L.A. River, but with food. [Eating L.A.]
-- Ubuntu's former ... More >>
James BeardThis morning the James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists for its 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards. Judges will vote to determine the final 5 nominees in each category, which will be announced on March 22nd. The winners will be announced at the Foundation's award party, ... More >>
Yeah, I'm not sure what a 24-Core Linux Cluster is exactly (something to do with computers, I believe), but I do like the idea of cramming massive amounts of computational power into a piece of cheap IKEA furniture.
If YOU know what a 24-Core Linux Cluster is and have an urgent need to fit one into ... More >>