| Apr 29, 2009
Dear SOS: I recently dined at Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen in Santa Monica. I had the root vegetable shepherd's pie with butternut squash purée main course. It was wonderful.
Jacqueline Shubitowski Sherman Oaks
Dear Jacqueline: This is just...
| Feb 18, 2009
Total time: 1 hour and 10 minutes
VIDEO: Click here to watch a video of Times Food editor Russ Parsons making this recipe.
1 (2 1/2 -pound) butternut squash
2 tablespoons butter
1 onion, chopped (about 1 cup)
3 cloves garlic,...
| Jan 9, 2008
WHEN it comes to neighborhood restaurants in L.A., it's all about the micro-climates -- the prevailing winds can be so different in different parts of town, you can't just plant a bistro any old where and have it flourish. The Del, an 8-month-old spot...
| Feb 6, 2008
CHOPPED salad is the quintessential Los Angeles salad. After all, it's akin to the Cobb salad, which rose to stardom during the heyday of Hollywood's Brown Derby. And who hasn't been tempted to order one in any of a dozen Italian restaurants that have...
| Feb 6, 2008
Total time: 1 hour, plus 2 1/2 to 3 hours roasting time for the oven-dried tomatoes
Servings: 8 as an appetizer or 4 as a main dish
Note: Adapted from a recipe by Eric Greenspan, chef-owner of the Foundry on Melrose. Idiazabal cheese is a Spanish sheep'...
| Nov 19, 2009
There are at least a couple of ways to deal with the fact that you have yet to plan Thanksgiving dinner: reservations at any of the dozens of restaurants that will be celebrating the holiday, or takeout.
In addition to the listings below, check your...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:55 PM
It seems every year, the New Year is the time when so many of us make healthy eating resolutions. Of course, January is when memberships for weight-loss programs boom. But, inevitably, the resolve to diet withers, and we go back to scarfing and feeling...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:55 PM
We got a tip from a reader that Kathy May's Restaurant has moved and opened up as Kathy May's Lakeview Café at 6622 Lakeview Drive in Huntington Beach.
The home-style restaurant, previously on Goldenwest Street, offers breakfast, lunch and dinner at...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Why cook a buffet on Christmas Day when there are others all too happy to carve up helpings of roast beast?
If you live in Broward County, take the hungry family to the Riverside Hotel (620 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale), which is serving...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Now that we have gorged ourselves on holiday meals, it's time to get back to healthy eating.
The latest healthy recipe comes from Jay Wilson, senior program director at the Dancel Family Center Y in Ellicott City. It is butternut squash chicken salad....