| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:33 PM
If you've got hummus on your mind (I often do) you might want to check out Momed restaurant and marketplace in Beverly Hills, which professes to specialize in "Modern Eastern Mediterranean" cuisine. Indeed, the menu has options that don't much......
| Oct 7, 2010
I am fond of skateboarders. One of my sons used to be one. When our young skater used to slip away from home, my wife and I knew chances were good that he was either at "the statue" in front of the Lyric Opera House or at "the bowl" in Lansdowne,...
| May 6, 2010
Nestled in a tiny storefront on Balboa Island is a charming, romantic little bistro called Pas.tu, which means "treasure box" in Persian. A treasure box it is, with its candle-lit atmosphere, the sound of trickling water from the fountain on the terrace...
| May 9, 2010
| 1:51 PM
al-FANAR, LEBANON -- Hummus is now the newest source of tension between Israel and its neighbor to the north, Lebanon.
That is hummus and not Hamas... one being a Palestinian socio-political group with a para-military wing, the other a regional...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 8:43 AM
1150 Willow Road
100 W. Higgins Road
Grilled Chicken Paillard
2-6 ounce boneless and skinless chicken breasts, slightly pounded between two...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 11:03 AM
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| 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
The chickpea, a hardy perennial, grows in a sturdy pod called a tin. The standard cultivar matures at 15 to 151/2 ounces.
The dwarf variety tops out at 10 ounces. Crack open either can to reveal the same interior: a cluster of creamy, pale, round nubs....
| Dec 1, 2010
Total time: 20 minutes
Servings: 12 to 16
Note: Adapted from Mediterraneo in Hermosa Beach
1 (15 ounce) can garbanzo beans, drained
2 (15 ounce) cans black beans, drained
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, more to taste
1/4 cup chopped garlic, more to...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 2:45 AM
Easy Entertaining Options for people with little time!
When you are short on time take a quick trip to your favorite grocer (one who is super-knowledgeable, like the staff at Wegman's in Mechanicsburg) and let them do the work for you. A few extra...
| Jul 16, 2010
Jumbo Louisiana shrimp with caper dill hummus, fried avocados, feta cheese tossed mizuna and a vanilla red wine reduction.
Yields 1 serving
o (5) U-10 head-on shrimp
o 3 oz Hummus (mixed with fresh dill and capers)
o 2 oz feta...