California

Weed
Weed

California's Cannabis Edibles Just Got Surprisingly Boring

Life just got a lot less interesting for anyone who enjoys pot-infused beef jerky (or ice cream, granola, or nuts).
Elise McDonough
1.8.18
Mexican Food
Mexican Food

The Key to Cal-Mex Home Cooking Is a 100-Year-Old Hot Sauce

The West Coast love for El Pato is impossible to miss, so why doesn’t the sauce have a bigger audience?
Tyler Watamanuk
1.5.18
WTF
WTF

'Raw Water' Is an Expensive Trend You Should Only Try if You Like Diarrhea

The founder of Live Water says that his water will stay fresh for “one lunar cycle” before it turns green. Sounds totally safe!
Jelisa Castrodale
1.4.18
restaurant industry
restaurant industry

Six Lessons on Becoming a Cooking Legend from Cecilia Chiang

The 97-year-old woman who introduced Westerners to high-end Chinese cuisine still parties as hard as she works—which is to say, a lot.
Siena Chiang
1.2.18
crime
crime

Woman Caught Trying to Sell $22,000 of Stolen Broccoli Seeds on Facebook

Not the smartest get-rich-quick scheme.
Dave Minsky
11.27.17
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
11.22.17
In the Belly of America
In the Belly of America

This Bar Is a 60s Americana Oasis on the Mexican Border

Inside Polite Provisions, an only-in-America kind of place.
Ivy Knight
11.19.17
Tacos
Tacos

How-To: Make Carne Asada with Taqueria La Cumbre

Eddie Duran of San Francisco's Taqueria La Cumbre explains the secrets behind perfectly grilled carne asada, which he sears and then serenades with a guitar.
Eddie Duran
11.12.17
Bong Appetit
Bong Appetit

How to Forage for a Cannabis Feast

Tonight's episode of 'Bong Appetit' is extra herbaceous.
Munchies Staff
11.2.17
coffee
coffee

MUNCHIES Presents: LA Coffee

Whether you like it hot or cold, bitter or sweet, light or dark, dripped or poured, Los Angeles’ robust world-class coffee scene has it all.
Munchies Staff
10.21.17
California
California

Guy Fieri Spent Yesterday Making Nonstop BBQ for California Fire Victims and First Responders

Fieri had to evacuate his own home earlier this week, but found a way to bring Flavortown to his local community.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.13.17
California
California

A 'Boiling River of Wine' Flows Out of the Napa Wildfire Devastation

The owner of one winery destroyed by the fires shared a video of the strange phenomenon with MUNCHIES.
Nick Rose
10.13.17