| Mar 23, 2011
Jessica Harper is an actress, writer, singer, songwriter and now the author of a new cookbook for people who don't always experience the joy of cooking.
With more than 100 simple recipes as well as comical recollections of the frustrations of cooking...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 12:05 PM
I make no secret of my affinity for small, neighborhood restaurants, the ones that draw character from their surroundings while doing wonders for real estate values. Don't feel like cooking? Walk a few blocks. Priceless.
Such places tend to have two...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 9:01 AM
Lisa Farmer's Spicy White Bean Dip
This makes a great dip for veggies or pita chips. It can also be used as a spread on sadwiches etc...
- 2 cloves garlic, (I used smoked)
- 1 (15 1/2 ounce) can cannelloni beans (white kidney beans)...
| Mar 31, 2011
Among food-obsessed Angelenos, shawarma isn't as much a point of contention as, say, ramen or carne asada. At too many of the city's Levantine restaurants, flaccid, flavorless strands of meat pass as properly shaved shawarma almost without protest.
| Apr 28, 2011
Lunch is the meal of the proletariat. While the leisure class brunches, the worker bees among us grab that much-anticipated moment of down time that comes with the consumption of a hearty sandwich, plate of meat or lightly dressed salad that is known to...
| Dec 2, 2010
Alex Sarkissian is a natural. I've rarely encountered a restaurateur so relaxed and engaging, whether he's chatting with neighborhood regulars or checking on a table of newcomers. He moves around Momed, his 6-month-old eastern Mediterranean cafe, like...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 6:54 PM
As the holidays arrive this week, many are scrambling to put together the ultimate menu for their Christmas feast. As we all know, preparing such a meal can be costly... unless you buy all your ingredients at your local 99 cents store.
We sent our own...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 3:50 AM
Tasty discovery: Brisket Pita Sandwich
Where: Bubba-N-Frank's Smokehouse, 15149 Carrollton Blvd., Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Some like their pita bread...
| Jul 14, 2010
We featured four picnics-to-go baskets.
1.BACK BAY BISTRO
Newport Beach (at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort)
Theme: BEACH BLANKET BINGO
Surf's Up Sandwich Selection or Cowabunga Chicken Wraps with Fabulous...
| Jul 22, 2010
Jaffar Helie, owner of the popular but low-frills Roma's and Waterloo pizza restaurants in Howard County, has now opened Cazbar Kebap House, a small restaurant selling Turkish food. Its menu is modeled on a similarly themed restaurant in Baltimore, also...
| Jul 29, 2010
This weekend Plano's Lakeside Market is hosting a free festival where you can have a little taste of everything Lakeside has to offer.
On Saturday, from 11am to 5pm at lakeside Market (off Preston Rd in Plano) there will be an arts festival, plenty of...