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Food 52: The finalists for the best recipes using avocado: avocado crab rolls and fried avocado tacos with sesame and lime.
Bon Appetit: A guide to marinades with five or fewer ingredients.
Good Food: A recipe for pork ribs with olives and rosemary.
Finer Things L.A.: What the Los Angeles Brewing Company has to offer in terms of bottomless mimosas.
L.A. Foodie: Ben and Drew talk with Neil Saavedra on The Fork Report.
Food GPS: Thanking Los Angeles fire fighters -- with beer.
Grub Street: Scoops Ice Cream will branch out to Highland Park with flavors such as chocolate-Guinness and ricotta creme brulee.
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