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Food Blog: Pizza, Pizza, Pizza—Gourmet

Food Blog: Pizza, Pizza, Pizza—Gourmet

By Cuisine Editors

April 29, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

While pizza is a classic American adopted dish that defines a large proponent of our culture, gourmet pizza is a whole different category of experimental cuisine. Read More »...

Food Blog: The New Cupcake—Cake Pops.

Food Blog: The New Cupcake—Cake Pops.

By Isabel Adler

April 22, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Cake pops are a delicious treat. They look like lollipops, but they taste like cake.  This is because cake pops are made from cake batter but eaten on a lollipop stick. Read More »...

The World of Food Blogs

The World of Food Blogs

By Isabel Adler

March 22, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Everything is switching to online these days, including the food world. People buy cookbooks less and less to get a recipe and resort to the Internet much more. Read More »...

Potatoes: A Quest for the Best Winter Recipe

Potatoes: A Quest for the Best Winter Recipe

By Isabel Adler

March 11, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Potatoes are a simple and comforting food. In every season, there is another new potato dish that is comforting and hearty. Fall and winter bring to mind warmer and heartier dishes, whereas in spring and summer, lighter and chilled dishes are better suited. Read More »...

Restaurant Review: The Lazy Ox Canteen

Restaurant Review: The Lazy Ox Canteen

By India Halsted

March 5, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

The Lazy Ox Canteen, an unusual gourmet restaurant, has become one of the most popular food hotspots in Los Angeles. Located in Downtown, The Lazy Ox is a real and original reflection of the up and coming cuisine world. Read More »...

Restaurant Review: Church and State

Restaurant Review: Church and State

By India Halsted

March 5, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Rated as one of the best restaurants in Los Angeles, Church and State is truly incredible. Located in Downtown, the fine dining the restaurant offers a unique experience. A dark brick wall, large glass windows and wooden tables, set up an amazing environment. Read More »...

Restaurant Review: Duff’s Cakemix

Restaurant Review: Duff’s Cakemix

By Capucine Berney

February 18, 2013


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Located on the corner of Melrose and Sweetzer, Duff’s Cakemix (commonly referred to as “Cakemix”) provides an experience similar to the name of its cross street; the ambiance at Cakemix on Sweetzer is sweet. Read More »...

Interview: The Mastermind Behind Dylan’s Candy Bar

Interview: The Mastermind Behind Dylan’s Candy Bar

By Isabel Adler

December 17, 2012


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Originally a New York-based shop, Dylan’s Candy Bar is a sugar extravaganza for any sweet tooth. Read More »...

Food Blog: Chai Tea

Food Blog: Chai Tea

By Isabel Adler

December 2, 2012


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Also used as a medicine, chai tea was created in India hundreds of years ago. This spiced tea is a simple yet utterly heartwarming beverage. Read More »...

Starbucks: Not Just in the USA

Starbucks: Not Just in the USA

By India Halsted

December 2, 2012


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

  Starbucks has expanded off of land and onto the sea. In December, 2010, Starbucks opened a shop on the Royal Caribbean ship Allure of the Seas. Read More »...

Recipe: A Fabulous Frittata

Recipe: A Fabulous Frittata

By India Halsted

November 16, 2012


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Frittata Recipe Serves 6 people In our family there is a tradition of making Frittata, which is a type of baked eggs, for Sunday breakfast. Our family loves to make this fabulous dish of gourmet eggs. Oh, did we mention it’s our dad’s recipe? We hope you enjoy it and make it at home! Ingredients: 6...

Food Blog: Juice, Juice, Juice!

Food Blog: Juice, Juice, Juice!

By Cuisine Editors

November 16, 2012


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD

Recently, juice has become a “hot topic” in Los Angeles. Juices are not just used to refresh and cool us down from hot weather, but they also offer a year-round supply of a nutritional and delicious fruits and vegetables.   Read More »...

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