you can't live in the present if you cling to the past, and you can't enjoy pho if you always associate it with a cheating boyfriend ~ basil and lime for pho at le saigon
light rum + coconut milk + lime juice + chili simple syrup + grenadine = white zombie at hollywood's hungry cat, for tiki time and halloween
I am cooking through all of the Top Chef winning dishes. This week, Michael's Pressed Chicken with Calamari Noodles.
Susan Feniger (of Too Hot Tamales) has a solo venture restaurant in LA, Street. but not everything is street food...Country Hash recipe
Checkout Canada's 10 Best New Restaurant 2009 from enRoute. Full food issue out in November!
Cole's in LA is famous for its history...and it's Bacon Potato Salad made with bacon and smoked salt - the recipe
response to recipe SOS for Grilled Cantal Cheese Sandwich with Caramelized Shallots at Lucques
Black Angus Beef Tenderloin with Parsley Root Puree and Lobster Mushroom
Chef Stefan Richter talks about his restaurant, LA Farm, herbs, fast food, his "taco bell" tree, his food philosophy and his small bites menu.
A recipe for the best-ever veggie burgers.
Market Street Clam Chowder
My perfect lunch at Chez Panisse started with this elegant arugula salad.
Kalamar/Calamari : In "Cafe Istanbul" - a Review with lot of sampled food!
The Chicago Dog - one of many hot dog and artisan sausage offerings at Frank, a restaurant/bar/market in Austin, TX.
Monterey Albacore with dashi butter froth and seaweed bouillon at Saison in SF.
braised beef claypot
Fragrant and tropical coconut and jasmine ice cream bombe. Geronimo Restaurant, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Peach Ice Cream Sandwich with Graham Cracker Cookies, Bourbon and Pecans at A.O.C.
Using a fork to pitch the shell, we slurped down each mussel which was cooked in chilli, with delight.
"I was a baby bulimic" is how the book starts...former NYT Food Critic Frank Bruni chats with Sarah about his new book, Born Round, a memoir devoted to his very complicated relationship food [video]
Authentic chicken gyro, eaten on our trip to Athens.
Make your own Sugar-Spice Rub to recreate Pacifica Del Mar's signature dish: Barbecued Sugar-Spice Salmon with Mustard Sauce
Beautifully done bamboo clams, loaded with sweet buttery garlic!
Delicious Scallops with bean salad and bacon
Ramen noodle soup with a breaded pork cutlet, from Ramen-Ya in Montreal.
You like fish & chips? You will like the one here!
Want to "cook gourmet" without breaking your budget or going to culinary school? Here's one of my easy inspiration tips.
Dim Sum at Pearl Restaurant in Toronto, Canada.
Brioche Beignets with maple syrup at Presidio Social Club in SF.
Planning on travelling to Sydney? The wagyu burger is just one thing you must try in my list of Top 10 Sydney Eats for Tourists.
The perfect summer squash quiche recipe from the Blue Scorcher Bakery in Astoria Oregon.
The best crab cakes I've ever had - Sarah's Cafe in Wiscasset, Maine