Saveur: The 2012 cookie advent calendar.
Ruth Reichl: Gift Guide, Day 18. Or, the Corkcicle.
Eater LA: La Brea Bakery moving up the street in January.
Serious Eats: Christmas-themed hot dogs.
LA Observed: One Adam 12: Code 7 at Henry's Tacos.
Food52: A Gluten-Free Holiday Menu.
Bon Appetit: Inside the World of Black Market Beer.
Daily Dish: Umami Eggnog from Matthew Biancaniello.
Brain Pickings: 5 1/2 favorite food books of 2012.
Gastronomy: Checking in with Cemitas Poblanas Don Adrian in Van Nuys.
LAist: How to make the perfect gingerbread house.
The Globe and Mail: More of the year's best cookbooks.
Zagat: The world's largest pizza: a gluten-free ice skating rink.
Zester Daily: Holiday Tamales: A Mail-Order Review.
Grub Street NY: Game of Thrones is getting its own craft beer.