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Eating Vegan with Connie Britton

Photographs by Paul Schefz   Connie Britton, the star of Friday Night Lights, invites us over to her Hollywood Hills home for some very un-Texan vegan tacos. While some actresses are un-recognizable...

Manila Express

Photograph by Edmund Barr Banana ketchup, purple taro ice cream shakes, and Spam pizza—Filipino food can be a cross-cultural adventure, the dishes a hodgepodge of comfort cuisines. The national specialty,...

Oh, Behave!

Los Angeles magazine, October 2008 Photograph by Ramona RosalesManners in a Minute: DiningWhy are manners important? People judge a book by its cover. When they...

Eddie Lin on Bizarre Foods Tonight

Our Asian Food Issue hits newsstands this week, just in time for writer/blogger/extreme eater Eddie Lin—who helped us explore Asia’s more petrifying proteins for this month’s “Scary Meats” article—to...

Invasion of the Food Network Femmes

If Ferran Adrià and the Food Network’s Sandra Lee are in the same place at the same time, will the planet explode? We’re saved! The elBulli...

World's Smallest Knife

OK, there’s such an easy joke here I was tempted to skip it. But I wont! Ahem…(microphone tap)…testing… ME: Boy,...

Breaking: More Echo Park Restaurant News

We just heard Restaurant 15 is closing, and now the Digest has learned that Lot 1 is re-jiggering things as well—thank god… Owner Eileen Leslie has...

Andrew's Cheese Shop Does Sandwiches

The new Andrew’s Cheese Shop may be losing its mozzarella maestro to New Jersey sometime soon, but it has gained something almost as exciting: sandwiches! Fromager Andrew Steiner...

Craftsman Cask at the York

I stopped by the York last night in Highland Park and noticed they've added cask-conditioned beer, or real ales into the mix. (Cask conditioned are fermented traditionally, which means they're unpasteurized...

Celebrity Sex Tape

1. The Watched God was the first voyeur. What was He up to anyway, rustling around in the bushes there in the Garden, when Adam was getting together with Eve?...