| Jan 27, 2008
Centuries ago, native people known as the Hohokam built an agricultural civilization on a stretch of desert known today as Arizona's Valley of the Sun. Some archaeologists believe the brutally arid climate forced the people to scatter in search of...
| Jan 30, 2008
Total time: 3 hours
Note: Adapted from Muldoon's Newport Beach. The restaurant recommends Maytag for the blue cheese. This recipe makes slightly more barbecue sauce and dressing than is called for in the final recipe.
| Mar 4, 2010
A lot of folks will probably compare the newly minted Slaw Dogs with the year-old Fab Dogs, the anointed champion of the Southern California hot dog scene. After all, they're both trying to kick an old American street-food classic up to the next level....
| Mar 11, 2010
| 1:27 PM
Just because St. Patrick's Day falls midweek doesn't mean you can't cook up something to celebrate, even if you have a busy schedule.
Instead of slow-cooking corned beef, pick up sliced corned beef and Swiss cheese from the deli and make these quick...
| Sep 28, 2009
A 1929 Los Feliz home once owned actor Cary Grant and, later, drummer Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers has come on the market at $3,485,000.
The Spanish Colonial Revival-style villa has four bedrooms, four bathrooms and a media room in 6,727...
| Oct 4, 2009
The happiest sounds wafting across the plaza Saturday afternoon at the Hollywood Bowl had a Latin cadence. Spanish, spoken by the crowd of families, picnickers with their wine bottles and high school kids in their East L.A. punk clothes; Spanish sung by...
| Dec 17, 2009
| 6:16 PM
1/2 cup dry kidney beans
1/4 cup bulgur
1/2 cup olive oil
1 small red onion, cubed
1 small sweet white onion, cubed
1 1/2 tablespoons minced garlic
1/2 cup cubed celery
1/2 cup cubed carrots
2 tablespoons chili powder
2 tablespoons cumin
| Dec 17, 2009
| 6:51 PM
2 cups rice wine vinegar
2 cups light brown sugar, packed
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup chili sauce
1 1/2 tablespoons hot pepper sauce
1 1/2 tablespoons liquid smoke
2 dozen chicken wings, or more
Combine rice vinegar, brown sugar and...
| Aug 5, 2009
Tub's Fine Chili & Fancy Fixin's
4263 Overland Ave., Culver City, (310) 559-8827. Price: Chilis in three sizes: small, $4.99; medium, $6.99; large, $8.99. Cowboy pizza, $5.99. Extra garnishes (cheese, sour cream, onions), 49 cents each, or all...
| Aug 26, 2009
Dear SOS: I'm not a fan of cauliflower, but on a recent trip to Napa I dined at Ad Hoc and had the most amazing side dish of rice with roasted cauliflower. I would love the recipe.
Sainam Khan Culver City
Dear Sainam: This deceptively simple dish...
| Dec 21, 2009
| 10:02 AM
1 pound shrimp (41 to 50)
Marinade for Shrimp
1 cup cornstarch
2 cups cottonseed or peanut oil
2 cups shredded lettuce
Shell and devein shrimp. Rinse in cold water and pat dry. Place shrimp in Marinade for Shrimp 30 minutes.