After pre-Michael Pollan Iowa cornfields and God and poetry and culinary school, Amy wound up in the vellum-and-indigo newspaper business. And thus to the blogosphere, because people still read. Don't they.
If you check the masthead at LA Weekly, you'll find that I'm the food blog editor. (I want an Irony Cloud widget.) Got a story? Let me know.
Last year, L.A. had a Sriracha festival downtown, and people dug it. This year, that festival has spawned a twin: San Diego is getting its very own Sriracha festival. The 1st Annual San Diego Sriracha Festival will take place on Saturday, September 20 at Liberty Station.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story […]
Lines of people, some seated in plastic chairs, waiting in front of a small Sichuan restaurant along West Valley Boulevard. This has become a common sight.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] […]
When we visit a website, we're used to entering “.com,” “.org” or “.net.” But what about “.horse” or “.beer”? Soon, it may not be so weird to visit websites like napa.wine or local.cafe, as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) rolls out its latest reserves of available domains, many of which include food- and drink-sp […]
P’Toi A’prasert is a petite Thai woman, hardly 40 kilograms even when soaking wet in coconut milk. She took an early retirement from the Royal Thai Navy years ago and, in 2008, came to the United States, with her pensioner husband, looking for a fresh start.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] […]
Peanut and other nut butters sold at Trader Joe's, Whole Foods and other stores nationwide are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination, according to the Food and Drug Administration. Please change the channel. We've already seen this episode. … [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story […]