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The Secret of the #NorthSecretCocktail

You’re out for a special night with friends or family… shouldn’t your drinks be special too? At North Italia, you can order from the already creative cocktail menu, or you can ask your server about something even more creative: the “North Secret Cocktail.” The North Secret Cocktail is a super-extra-special creation that’s kind of like […]

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LA Dodgers poke bowl

New Dodger Stadium Food for 2017

Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks… and poke?!? Yes, this is what baseball stadium food looks like in 2017, and the next time you head out to a Dodger game, you’re going to find poke bowls, funnel cakes, tater tots and more . We recently had a chance to preview the 2017 Dodger menu, […]

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torched avocado from True Food Kitchen

True Food Kitchen Unveils New Spring Menu

True Food Kitchen – a restaurant based on simple, fresh, and healthy foods – is the quintessential spring restaurant. Every time you go to True Food Kitchen, you’ll enjoy a wide range of fresh fruits and veggies in bright, cheery, spring-like colors. We recently had a chance to preview the new spring menu (officially rolling […]

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California Basque Boardinghouse Dinner

A Traditional California Basque Boardinghouse Dinner

The Basque boardinghouse dinner is a hearty, delicious, and boisterous tradition – and it’s a unique piece of California culinary history. Although this family-style public dinner has practically vanished from the Los Angeles area since its heyday in the late 19th century, there’s new interest among culinary historians and Basque food enthusiasts in preserving this […]

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sea salt

Sea Salt, Straight From The Ocean

Sea salt is an amazing mineral, pure and natural, with the ability to elevate the taste of just about any food. In fact, once you’ve tried sea salt, you’re unlikely to go back to regular processed table salt. But it also makes us curious. Can you just…make it? How do you do that? And why […]

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Vegan squash pie with coconut cream

True Food Kitchen’s Seasonal Fall Menu

If you don’t know True Food Kitchen, you probably will soon. This plant-centric restaurant is winning raves for its good-for-you and tastes-great menu, and will soon be expanding from 16 to 20 locations around the country. We had a chance to sample the new fall menu (the menu items change seasonally) and we came back […]

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