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What's better than good movies and delicious food for a date night?   Read More...
 
There are those us who spend noons and nights wandering the streets and back alleys of the San Gabriel Valley, in search of the latest region of China to appear in a storefront eatery. But sometimes, after an hour or more seeking out the quirky cooking of Shanxi, Qinghai or Fujian   Read More...
 
Organizers of Long Beach's first bacon festival said they will reassess next year's event after receiving dozens of negative reviews related to crowds, long lines and a shortage of food.   Read More...
 
Calling all local chefs, do you think you have what it takes to work alongside Chef Gordon Ramsay (no stranger to the Inland Empire) and compete on Fox's "Hell's Kitchen"?   Read More...
 
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East of the Atlantic station of the Metro Gold Line are a plethora of eateries. But one is aiming to stand out by offering rock 'n' roll cuisine.   Read More...
 
Photo courtesy of Jen Lowery and Foot Petals.
There's been a lot going on this week in L.A., starting with exemplary cooking classes at the Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Pasadena. All week, famed Thai chef Nooror Somany Steppe of Blue Elephant Restaurant fame brings her incredible talents a series of hands-on Thai cooking workshop there. We tried it on Monday, June 16, and ended up making (and tasting!) some of the most elegant and flavorful Thai cuisine we've ever tasted.   Read More...
 
Dining alfresco takes on a whole new meaning at the region's summer food festivals. Sample the best of the season at more than 30 events.   Read More...
 
Sura Korean BBQ & Tofu is Korean food simplified, and that's fine with me. The barbecue houses of Los Angeles' Koreatown offer as many as two dozen cuts of meat for you to cook at your table, the subtle differences of which leave most of us fairly befuddled. (How do you choose among marinated short ribs, marinated thinly sliced short ribs, unseasoned short ribs, unseasoned boneless short ribs, premium-cut beef and so forth?) Sometimes all you want is a nice meal, well flavored, well seasoned. And that's exactly what is served at Sura.   Read More...
 
One of the first rules of weight management is to limit nutritionally empty calories. So at seven calories per gram, it is a no-brainer that alcoholic beverages should be avoided when trying to shed extra pounds. However, when it comes to your health and your weight, there are other factors to consider when deciding if alcoholic drinks can fit into your lifestyle.   Read More...
 
Sunset Strip Craft Beer Market coming to West Hollywood (8755 Sunset Blvd.) every Thursday starting May 22.   Read More...
 
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The coffee company says it is looking to expand alcohol sales to "thousands of select stores" over the next several years, although it didn't provide details on an exact timeline.   Read More...
 
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A standard American testimonial must have a happy ending. Once lost, the subject has to be found. The messy details have to be shoehorned into a tidy narrative arc that dips before soaring greatly. Failure sometimes spectacular failure is a necessary part of the story; otherwise what is there to climb back from?   Read More...
 
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California agriculture officials reported good news for wine lovers and vineyard operators alike: a record harvest of wine grapes.   Read More...
 
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This riff on the potpie theme from Fort Bragg's Mendo Bistro celebrates Dungeness crab season.   Read More...
 
 
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