A Clean Look at South Central: Dirt Dog

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We cannot seek achievement for ourselves, and forget about progress and prosperity for our community. Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own. – Cesar Chavez I … Continue reading



Bacon-atics Invited to Indulge in Imaginative Culinary Creations and Craft Barrel Beverages, Live Mixology and Chef Demos from the Region’s Best Chef, including Chef Pink of Food Network’s “Cutthroat Kitchen” WHAT: Bacon & Barrels at Saarloos and Sons tickets went … Continue reading

Blue C Sushi: All Aboard!

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All aboard, train Blue C on track 1! My relationship with Asian food started some time ago.  I have enjoyed, and come to fall in love with Korean BBQ, Pho, Filipino food, and most recent Japanese cuisine like Shabu-Shabu.  My … Continue reading

A Special Time at Oliver’s Prime

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 I’ve Got A Date! When we start a new relationship, there is usually a kaleidoscopic period when we are trying to figure each other out; our likes and dislikes, favorite foods and allergies, style and departure, pleasures and annoyances, and … Continue reading

Umami Burger Unveils José Andrés Burger and Menu

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May 6, 2014, Los Angeles, California – Umami Burger announced the latest culinary collaboration in its Artist Series today, a new partnership with Chef José Andrés to feature a José Andrés Burger and menu of tapas and pintxos (skewered bites), … Continue reading

The “Best” Conundrum

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It’s all bulls**t folks, and it’s bad for ya. It almost seems that I cannot read a food publication without seeing the word “best” in the title.  What does it mean?  Who decided that every writer of a mainstream media … Continue reading

1st Annual Bite at the Beach

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The South Bay’s Premier Food and Craft Beer Pairing Event MANHATTAN BEACH, CA  – The Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce is introducing the First Annual Bite at the Beach food and beer pairing event brought to you by Stella Artois. The event will premiere on May 17, 2014 from 2-7pm at the MBS Media … Continue reading

Leftover Test at Roadhouse LA

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Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart. – Thomas Fuller Eating is a passion.  Many people do it solely for nourishment and sustainability while others, … Continue reading