Homemade bagels, with a dark brown, glossy crust and chewy, malty innards. The real deal!
Bread with nigella seeds made for Annunciation day
Smoked salmon on toasted onion bagels with cream cheese and tons of capers.... a fantastic at-home solution to budget brunching.
Blackberry and Cornmeal Crisp at Gjelina in Venice Beach, CA
Red Quinoa Salad from the new Tender Greens outpost in West Hollywood.
Pastel de carne... puff pastry filled with delicious seasoned meat!
this particular recipe has you MAKE strawberry sorbato (sorbet+gelato), but we're sure that you can pour good Prosecco over a storebought sorbet
A light pastry filled with chocolate, walnuts, jam all rolled into a crescents and baked. Yum!
Los Angeles/Orange County's Boiling Crab packs some of the most garlicky shrimp, crab & crawfish. The sauce is so good... that I had to take it back home and do it again.
Rice fritters with nigella seeds
Creamy and thick coconut-mango jello dessert
Old-Fashioned Angel Food Cake
A wedding in Sicily - not just a cake, but a BUFFET of desserts!
mint ice cream + milk + creme de menthe + creme de cacao + mini chocolate chips + Grape Nuts + whipped cream + chocolate sauce = Shaky Shamrock
Berries & Cream Pavlova. So good you lick the plate.
Mini foie gras sliders with quince jam at The Bazaar (SLS Hotel Los Angeles). Truly a bite of heaven.
Nigella's Aubergine Moussaka is unlike any moussaka I've seen. Don't get me wrong though, this combo of vegetables, chickpeas, and gentle spices is amazing, easy, and inexpensive to boot...
New York Style Bagels - They are simple to make - really!
Caramelized onion and mushroom 'pie'
St. Patty's Day Pasta - Angel Hair with Spinach Basil Pesto. Dinner done in 15 minutes.
Italian for a week -- Baked Manicotti, Vela Parmesan -- if you've got a good base like Angelo's Marinara Sauce
I delicious Angel Food Cake. With or without glaze, it's a little slice of Heaven!
who knew eastern european food could be so sexy and sophisticated? smoked duck breast and grilled foie gras on lemon-marinated red cabbage, cucumber and radicchio
a cheese and bread presentation perfectly suited to TasteSpotting ~ at Salute Wine Bar in Santa Monica
Crispy oysters from Mako, another great recipe from Just One Plate.
Steak Slice with Lemon and Thyme. When time is short, marinate after the steak is cooked!
Wontons for breakfast? Only in Los Angeles' Chinatown.
Crudo (Italian Raw Fish): Cured belly of ocean trout with house made mustard at Riva Restaurant
Angel food cake--flavoured with a hint of orange.
White-Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups
Cinnamon and Raisin Breakfast Bagels: Really tasty with easy step by step pictures!
delicious homemade bagel with salmon and onions
giving you a reason to go to The OC: calabrese pizza at pizzeria ortica
20 year search for goulash like grandma's ends with a recipe from Blu Jam Cafe