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wine
wine

How to Order the Best Wine, According to Night+Market's Kris and Sarah Yenbamroong

Pro tips from the Los Angeles-based duo, plus the 16 wines you should be drinking right now.
Kris Yenbamroong
Hilary Pollack
6.1.18
Culture
Culture

How Drag Queen Bingo Turned a Hamburger Joint Into a Legend

The burgers are huge, the leg-long cocktails are boozy, and the queens are plentiful.
Esther Tseng
5.24.18
avocado toast
avocado toast

Oh Great! The 'Deconstructed Avocado Toast Bowl' Is Now a Thing

All for the low price of £8.60, and also your soul.
Mayukh Sen
4.25.18
Vegan
Vegan

LA's Best Vegan Cheesemaker Used to Hate Vegans

Yousseff Fakhouri isn't making his dairy-free herbed feta and truffled brie for the vegans, per se. But that doesn't mean the vegans don't love—and in some cases, literally cry over—his stuff.
Shawna Kenney
2.5.18
Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Inside the Vegan Cafe Run by Felisha from 'Friday'—Yes, That Felisha

Angela Means Kaaya was the face of one of the most iconic movie scenes of the 90s. Now, she's bringing vegan soul food to the hood.
Hayley Fox
1.8.18
dim sum
dim sum

How to Order Dim Sum Like a Pro

If the dumplings on the cart look too dry, you can kindly ask for any dumpling to be made fresh just for you. You can ask to have your turnip cakes be extra crispy, too.
Samantha Wan
1.3.18
MUNCHIES: The Podcast
MUNCHIES: The Podcast

MUNCHIES: The Podcast: A Love Letter to LA from Best Coast and Lili Hayes

No one is prouder to eat and live in LA than Bobb Bruno and Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast​.
Munchies Staff
11.23.17
Cookbooks
Cookbooks

This Book Is a Chef's Love Letter to LA Street Tacos

"I knew there was something special to this, and I wanted to capture it as it was happening because I wasn’t writing things down."
Richard Parks
10.17.17
Vietnamese Food
Vietnamese Food

Why Great Pho Broth Starts At 4 AM

Cooks at LA's Nong Lá start prepping the beefy broth well before dawn breaks. But in an industry already struggling to keep line cooks, finding someone to come in before sunrise is particularly tough.
Natalie B. Compton
10.9.17
Restaurant Confessionals
Restaurant Confessionals

Every Trick Your Waiter Uses to Rip You Off on Wine

A sprawling wine list can be overwhelming, and if you don't know much about wine, there's a good chance you're going to get swindled.
Anonymous
10.2.17
illegal
illegal

How to Run an Illegal Restaurant

In 2008, when the economy went to shit, my wife and I decided to quit our jobs in the advertising and film industries to run an illegal Asian restaurant out of our small Los Angeles apartment.
Nguyen Tran
9.28.17
sandwiches
sandwiches

Meet the Mexican Sandwich That Has Brought Fully Grown Men to Tears

Primera Taza’s lonche de lomo on birote salado is only available for one week out of the month. It is its own precious, beautiful, messy thing.
Javier Cabral
9.18.17