Vegetarian collard greens made with peanut butter.
Louisiana red beans & rice- the perfect comfort food on a fall day when you're far away from home.
Buttermilk Sweet Potato Pie
bring on the banh mi
Banana Appams, Sweet Rice Cakes with Banana, Jaggery and Cardamom, a delicacy from Southern India.
What's your test for perfect fried chicken?
Extra crispy cornmeal fried chicken!
in times like these, we just need some southern comfort -- Braised Collard Greens With Cranberry Beans and Andouille Sausage
Oven Buttered Corn Fingers, perfect as a snack or great with a hearty fall soup.
Biscuits and Gravy in Hotlanta!
Thyme Toasted Pecans - pan roasted pecans tossed with a savory mixture of fresh thyme and olive oil.
The burger that foodies have exalted as a masterpiece.
Pistachio gelato that will make your knees quiver.
Get your oven ready for these pecan sour cream biscuits.
Arteries beware! It's a Krispy Kreme burger.
Scottish Salmon Nigiri with Sea Kelp and Sesame Seeds. One of many courses during omakase at Sushi Wasabi in Tustin, CA.
Fruits from the little known Fullerton Arboretum.
Jeff Ward, owner of E. Waldo Ward, an artisanal jam and gourmet food maker stands at the end of this long conveyor belt, where bottled foods go down to labeled.
Pecan Cheddar Biscuits the backbone of a Southern Party.
Niu Rou Xian Bing (Beef Rolls) from Chef Chen in Irvine. Flaky Chinese flatbread, similar to croissants in richness of consistency, is rolled around slices of five-spice beef, shredded scallions, cilantro...
Blackened Catfish with Spicy Fried Corn
Southern sausage with kale and maple bacon polenta: spicy, bitter, salty sweet. But it ain't health food.
Plantains act as the star of the show in this Fosters recipe. Serve with butter pecan ice cream and watch them weep.
Fried Chicken Cook-off: Thomas Keller vs. My Mom. Whose recipe wins the taste test?
Fresh Apple Pound Cake studded with Coconut and Toasted Pecans.
Delicious & authentic vegan Vietnamese food. These are officially called Curry Noodles on the menu, but I call them noodles of the Gods.
forget the pho and banh mi. little saigon is all about louisiana crawfish at The Boiling Crab
End of summer offerings at the Irvine Farmers Market gives an otherwise gloomy day a colorful splash.
Get ready to brighten your day with this easy and exquisite Orange Marmalade Coffee Cake.
A crab boil feast. This is an old-fashioned eat-with-your-hands kind of dinner.
Orange County's most expensive martini is $3,300
flore's vegan tofu benediction. a great vegan breakfast.
Sweet & savory cornbread with a ribbon of molasses running through. An updated (and less sticky!) take on an old-timey favorite...
fried chicken from Piece of Chicken in New York. (Yes, it's really called Piece of Chicken!) :)