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  • Wine of the Week: 2010 Niepoort Dócil Vinho Verde Loureiro

    Wine of the Week: 2010 Niepoort Dócil Vinho Verde Loureiro
      Here's an exceptional white wine made by genius Port producer Dirk Niepoort — and it's priced well under $20. Instead of a blend, Niepoort makes this entirely with the native Loureiro grape fermented and aged in stainless steel. And he gives it...
  • Wine of the Week: 2010 Régis Minet Pouilly Fumé 'Vieilles Vignes'

    Wine of the Week: 2010 Régis Minet Pouilly Fumé 'Vieilles Vignes'
    The minute I tasted this terrific Pouilly Fumé from Régis Minet, I wanted oysters. Not just a half dozen but at least a couple dozen, chilled, naked and preferably Kumomotos. Minet's old-vine Sauvignon Blanc picks up a stony minerality and bracing acidity...
  • Market Watch: Mushroom vender's crop fits in a trailer

    Market Watch: Mushroom vender's crop fits in a trailer
    Although most of the larger farmers markets in Southern California have at least one vendor of cultivated mushrooms, the great majority of these buy from large commercial producers and so must sell in the non-certified section or under a second...
  • John Mosca dies at 86; ran popular restaurant near New Orleans

    John Mosca dies at 86; ran popular restaurant near New Orleans
    John Mosca, proprietor of a two-room roadhouse near New Orleans famed for its Italian-style garlicky shrimp, oysters, chicken and marinated crab dishes, has died. He was 86. Mosca died Wednesday at his home in suburban Harahan, said his daughter, Lisa...
  • White wines at the ready for summer

    White wines at the ready for summer
    Despite summer's reluctance thus far to make a lasting appearance, there soon will be plenty of gatherings by the pool, picnics at the Bowl and alfresco meals under a panoply of patio umbrellas. The superstars of summer produce — peaches, cherries,...
  • L&E Oyster Bar Information

    L&E Oyster Bar A crack team of shuckers gets out the oysters at this smart new Silver Lake oyster bar from the team behind Covell Wine Bar. They've got them fried and grilled, too, plus the wines to go with them. Location: 1637 Silver Lake Blvd., Los...
  • Best meals of 2011

    Best meals of 2011
    The best meals of the year aren't necessarily about foie gras and truffles, or indulgent tasting menus, or even the technically best cooking of 2011. They're those dinners that surprised and delighted, that wove food and wine and friendship together in...
  • The Find: Jun Won's farm-fresh Korean cuisine

    The Find: Jun Won's farm-fresh Korean cuisine
    "It's not that easy to find," warned the friend who agreed to meet at her favorite Korean place, Jun Won. There's a faded sign, but unless you can read Hangul, Korean lettering, it won't help. Most customers park behind the restaurant and go in through...
  • Wine of the Week: 2009 Domaine Bersan Saint-Bris Sauvignon Blanc

    Wine of the Week: 2009 Domaine Bersan Saint-Bris Sauvignon Blanc
    Say what? A Sauvignon Blanc from Burgundy? Under $15? I was skeptical. But when I tasted the 2009 Saint-Bris from Domaine Bersan, I understood why Saint-Bris is the only appellation in Burgundy where the required grape is Sauvignon Blanc. Crisp and...
  • The Review: Hungry Cat Santa Monica Canyon

    The Review: Hungry Cat Santa Monica Canyon
    Beneath an old diving helmet straight out of Jules Verne, a couple seated at a corner of the raw bar feed each other oysters, clams, bites of lobster. They eat slowly, luxuriously, between sips of wine. He whispers in her ear. She laughs and pops a shrimp...
  • Fig & Olive to open at Fashion Island

     
    Fashion Island, the popular Newport Beach outdoor shopping center with the ocean views is welcoming a new addition to its culinary lineup. The olive oil-centric restaurant Fig & Olive is slated to open a location at the center summer 2013....