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Chow Fun: Produce

Photograph by James Wojcik Identifying what’s what at an Asian market, where labels on produce are not routinely used, can be tricky. The Malay or Korean names in your recipe...

Buy Me: Cooking Video Games

With the advent of Nintendo Wii (if you don’t have one, it should be first on your gift list) there’s been an explosion in the number of foodie video...

Resto Roundup: Turkey Day Menus

For some people, celebrating Thanksgiving at a restaurant is as much a tradition as Pops struggling to carve the turkey. Or maybe after your third pre-Thanksgiving pot luck, you’re...

A Day at the Office with Amy Ryan

Photograph Courtesy of NBC  The Dunder Mifflin transport truck is backed into a warehouse on a Universal film lot in Van Nuys. From 50 feet away one can just make...

Fear Factor

Los Angeles magazine, November 2008Her friends meant no harm. They decided to throw a birthday party for her at a Hollywood club and posted details and photographs on a...

Sashi

Photograph courtesy of SashiMetlox Plaza, 451  Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach (310-545-0400 or sashisake.com). L-D daily. Full bar. JapanesePhotograph courtesy of Sashi

The Brando Myth

Photograph courtesy Flickr/croshayLos Angeles magazine, November 2008“If a studio offered to pay me as much to sweep the floor as it did to act, I’d sweep...

The Stork

Photograph by Edmund BarragnolottiPhotograph by Edmund Barr

Kitchen 24

Photograph by Edmund BarrTailor-made for the Cahuenga Corridor clubbers, Kitchen 24 serves refined American diner food on a classic diner schedule. At midnight, duck into one of...

The Weekender: Jackson Hole

The valley may be Yellowstone’s summer hub, but the town of Jackson in winter is a tranquil retreat