Cinco de Mayo is Sunday. So, of course, that means Angelenos have three nights to party based on this beer holiday that celebrates a minor Mexican victory against the surrender monkeys of France. This being quite the Mexican town, what with all the Mexicans and all, the LAPD will be hunting for dru ... More >>
Over the past few months, you've watched us catalog our 100 Favorite Dishes. Catalog being a lovely term meaning eating our way across this town, well, even more than usual. And because we thought you might want a better way to access these, we've collected all one hundred into one piece, a menu if ... More >>
Let's count the reasons we love mole. It's rich and intense. Warm and comforting. Spicy, yet sweet and often savory. A seamless blend of 20 to 40 (or more) ingredients that have been toasted, roasted, ground, blended and cooked. Radiant and colorful. A mix of Old World spices with New World chiles a ... More >>
Barbara HansenBricia Lopez Bricia Lopez just turned 26, and her restaurant, Pal Cabron, just moved to its new digs on West 8th Street. Two such epochal events happening simultaneously called for a celebration to shake the galaxy. And that was last Friday's grand opening party at Pal Cabro ... More >>
Bringing Mexican to L.A., With Mixed Results
Thirty-five new entires to the list
A Mexican officer defects, seeks asylum in U.S.