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Where Jonathan Gold Thinks You Should Eat (and Drink) This Weekend in LA: Scopa Italian Roots

Posted December 12, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Jonathan Gold is the Pulitzer Prize-winning food writer for the Los Angeles Times. This week on Good Food he reviews Scopa Italian Roots, a fairly new addition to Venice that he describes as “part Italian restaurant and part cocktail lounge.”

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Recipe: Alice Medrich’s Buckwheat Linzer Cookies

Posted December 17, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
Excerpted from Flavor Flours by Alice Medrich (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2014. Photographs by Leigh Beisch.

In this recipe from Alice Medrich’s new book Flavor Flours, she pairs buckwheat with the rich sweetness of butter to create a sandy sablé cookie. Like all of the recipes in Alice’s new book, this cookie is gluten-free.

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Recipe: Bar Tartine’s Sweet Potato Salad with Avocado, Feta and Pickled Green Walnuts

Posted December 12, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]
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This week we hear from Nicolaus Balla and Cortney Burns of Bar Tartine in San Francisco. Their new book Bar Tartine: Recipes and Techniques was one of the most anticipated cookbooks of the year.

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The Secret to Eggnog? Make it Now and Save it for Next Year

Posted December 12, 2014 by | 3 Comments | ]
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Put down the carton, real eggnog is made from scratch. For the best results, some say to age your eggnog for at least three weeks or up to a year before drinking.

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Where Jonathan Gold Thinks You Should Eat (and Drink) This Weekend in LA: Scopa Italian Roots

Posted December 12, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Jonathan Gold is the Pulitzer Prize-winning food writer for the Los Angeles Times. This week on Good Food he reviews Scopa Italian Roots, a fairly new addition to Venice that he describes as “part Italian restaurant and part cocktail lounge.”

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The Best Cookbooks of 2014

Posted December 5, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]
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This year’s cookbooks illustrate how the world of cooking, at home and in pro kitchens has expanded. We have a new culinary vocabulary from which to build dishes and many gifted authors are keen to share.

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Where Jonathan Gold Thinks You Should Eat This Weekend in LA: Kazu Nori

Posted December 5, 2014 by | 2 Comments | ]
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Jonathan Gold reviews Kazu Nori, the latest outpost in the Nozawa empire.

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Recipe: Evan’s Handy Homemade Pancake Mix

Posted December 4, 2014 by | 3 Comments | ]
Homemade Pancake Mix

This is a staple in Evan’s house over the holidays. It also makes a great gift and leaves plenty of room for experimentation if you want to incorporate other flours like buckwheat or cornmeal.

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Recipe: The Slanted Door’s Sticky Rice with Sweet Potato

Posted December 4, 2014 by | 4 Comments | ]
Photo credit: Ed Anderson

When we saw this simple recipe from Charles Phan’s new cookbook The Slanted Door we knew we had to share it.

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Evan’s Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Posted November 25, 2014 by | 2 Comments | ]
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Try this mashed potato recipe this Thanksgiving.

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Domestic Wines to Drink this Thanksgiving

Posted November 21, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
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Say the words “Thanksgiving wines” and in response you’ll hear Beaujolais Nouveau. It’s not a bad choice, but why not go full-Patriot and drink domestic this holiday season?

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