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The Bellwether’s Exec Chef Ted Hopson Shares Sandwich Inspirations

 The Bellwether is a go-to for foodies on both sides of the hill. The Studio City debut resto from Exec Chef/Owner Ted Hopson and Beverage Director/Owner Ann-Marie Verdi features a …

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DTLA: Westbound Celebrates Labor Day

Boo hoo. Labor Day is the official end to summer — though in L.A., we still have sweltering days ahead of us — and nobody’s kicking us out of the …

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The Anti-Avocado Toast

When we look back at the annals of food stories, c. 2017, avocado toast will no doubt be at the top.  What other dish has become such a millennial meme? …

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Houston’s Stephanie Beatriz Hosts Thursday Fundraiser @ Kettle Black

We’ve all been following the pummeling Hurricane Harvey has brought upon Houston — and here’s a chance to help — while kicking back a cocktail or two. Tomorrow night from …

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Last Minute Wellness Package @ Glen Ivy Hot Springs

Hard to believe Summer 2017 is winding down. We still have sweltering triple digits and Santa Ana’s but Labor Day is the traditional end of the kickback season. Why not …

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L.A. Chefs & Mixologists Focus on “From Scratch”: In-House Ingredients

“Early on in my career I realized the importance of making everything in-house so that I knew exactly what the flavor profile would be for each dish. I also thought …

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Marcel Vigneron’s Wolf Launches Adult “Happy” Meal

Ho hum. Summer’s winding down — but we still have September scorchers ahead. The kiddos are getting ready to go back to school or are already there, lunch boxes in …

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Over the Hill: SOCA, Revere Must in Sherman Oaks

Ventura Boulevard is the epicenter of the Valley — from Studio City to the wilds of Woodland Hills. Time was when food choices were rather dismal — fast food restaurants, …

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David Lentz & The Hungry Cat Host New Orleans’ Cure; Kicks Off Alex’s Lemonade Culinary Cookout

The 8th Annual L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade Culinary Cookout, to be held on UCLA’s campus on September 9 gathers SoCal’s top chef’s restaurateurs, and mixologists for one of the best food …

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Valley Superstars Bring Scratch/Restaurant Concepts Up the Coast

In case you need another excuse to head north for a Santa Barbara getaway, L.A. culinary whizzes Phillip Frankland Lee and Margarita Kallas-Lee are bringing their game to The Montecito Inn …