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  • Your recipe for the day: Curried lamb pasties with spicy sweet potato and tamarind

     
    We're taking a look back at the L.A. Times Test Kitchen's recipes from 2010 as we bicker over which should make our top-10 list, which we'll publish next week. This was a popular one: Curried lamb pasties with spicy sweet......
  • Thanksgiving dinner the healthy Obama way

     
    Thanksgiving at the Obamas house. Good thing it was healthy....
  • Recipes: Two souped-up fall classics

     
    Thanksgiving traditions run deep in most families, but ther's always a little wiggle room to experiment with some new recipes. Here are two beautiful additions to the table, which are as decorative as they are delicious. Find recipes for pumpkin soup...
  • Dick Van Patten's dog food recalled over salmonella concerns

     
    Natural Balance Pet Foods Inc., an animal food manufacturer in Pacoima, Calif., is recalling one of its varieties of dry dog food over concerns about salmonella contamination. The company -- which was co-founded by "Eight is Enough" actor Dick Van......
  • Two Guys Lose Weight: Soul food that's not sinful

    Two Guys Lose Weight: Soul food that's not sinful
    NOTE:  This is a blog about two guys attempting to lose weight over a six-week period.  They kicked off their weight loss "strategies" last Monday. They said I'd never go to my gym across town, but they were wrong. They're always wrong. Another thing...
  • Thanksgiving takeout and dining options

    Thanksgiving takeout and dining options
    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...
  • Of pumpkins and sweet potatoes

    Of pumpkins and sweet potatoes
    I'VE always associated the color orange with Thanksgiving. Before I moved to California, I lived in a house with a huge tree out front that turned a flaming shade of the color every autumn. And by Thanksgiving, I was so sick of raking up those dead orange...
  • Thanksgivings star: a gorgeous, crisp-skinned turkey

    Thanksgiving’s star: a gorgeous, crisp-skinned turkey
    MORE redolent, more heady, more burnished, a Thanksgiving table laden with lustrous golden turkey, velvety dark-green kale, burnt-sienna sweet potatoes is probably the richest feast of the year. In the gilded candlelight, it's hard to resist comparing...
  • Thanksgiving, an American meal

    Thanksgiving, an American meal
    When Thanksgiving spread around the country in the mid-19th century, it was in the hope that holiday good feelings would heal the rift between North and South. So, the Thanksgiving menu had a certain amount of can't-we-all-get-together culinary...
  • Cookbook politics: Democrats, Republicans in the kitchen

    "NOT ONLY do I eat, I also am a Democrat," wrote Frank Sinatra in an intro to 1960's "Many Happy Returns: The Democrats' Cook Book, or How to Cook a G.O.P. Goose" (the sales of which helped buy TV air time for candidates). "Not only should every...
  • Chat with California Cook columnist Russ Parsons

    2007-07-26 13:02:38.0 Administrator2: Hello and welcome to the Food Chat with Russ Parsons! We'll begin in a moment; in the meantime, please feel free to submit your questions. You'll see them appear in the chat window once we get started. 2007-07-26 13:...