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Cheesus

I really don't think this requires any explanation. (Thank YOU Serious Eats!)

Josef Centeno Leaves Lot 1

These things happen, but it never gets any easier. Exactly three weeks after our review of Lot 1 hit the newsstand (one of the few unequivocally positive write-ups we’ve...

Happening: Cocktail Deathmatch

One more reason you won't be getting into Crown Bar tonight: 42Below vodka is hosting an invite-only regional cocktail competition there from 6-9. Sure, neither you nor I will...

And the Winner Is….

For those of you following the ongoing cupcake saga (hey, Lost isn’t on this week), the results are in. After several days of tallying hundreds of ballots from the...

Checking In: 8 oz.

Stopped by 8 oz.—Govind Armstrong’s new burger bar—the other night around 10:30 for a late dinner. (Why is it that a party’s passed appetizers always seem to pass me...

Snack Attack: Beer Chips

The latest addition to the About Dang Time club is here: Beer Chips. These are—if you can’t guess—potato chips made with beer. See, now this is a snack that...

Gordon Ramsay at the London

Photograph by Jessica BooneHell’s KitchenThe London West HollywoodMapPhotograph by Jessica Boone

The Morning After: Glass Tiger

Absinthe is having a moment. Honestly, I couldn’t be happier—see our new August, 2008 listing for Best Absinthe Bar. Still, I’m just not sure how you’re supposed to take...

Happenings: Beer Me

Two big beer events happening in the next few weeks. Get ‘em while they’re cold. 1. On July 30, Whole Foods Pasadena (Arroyo) is bringing in...

Citizen Bob

You can’t call Robert Scheer shy about announcing which side his guns are buttered on. His latest book, The Pornography of Power: How Defense Hawks Hijacked 9/11 and Weakened...