My Staff Meal

Aug 19

21 Things You Only Know If You've Worked in Restaurants -

Very amusing list. 

Aug 18

Tacopedia: A Complete Taco Encyclopedia of L.A. -

Nothing to add - fantastic list, fascinating fact.  One exception - nobody beats Yuca’s cochinita pibil.  Nobody!

Jul 08

Ten Great Old School Steakhouses in Los Angeles -

My kinda places….  A couple I haven’t tried yet.

Jul 01

Kush, A Japanese Skewer and Sake Joint in Echo Park -

Sounds like a terrific addition to the Echo Park dining scene.  Something different which is a very good thing.

Jun 18

The Classics: Tommaso's, serving wood-fired pizza since 1935 -

Mmmm….Spinach pizza.  And a foh guy who remembers you when haven’t been there in years. 

Jun 17

Grilled Vegetables -

Some terrific sounding recipes from one of my fave sites….

Barton G. -

I have no words for how truly terrible this place sounds

Jun 02

Wife’s gift to blind husband: life in S.F. -

Yet another reminder of the possibilities the restaurant business gives us to connect with and enrich the lives of others….#lovemyjob

May 25

The Recipes Chefs Cook At Home To Unwind -

Some terrific looking recipes from some very fine chefs.  Particularly like the looks of Daniel Boulud’s salad.

Apr 26

A vintage treasure my sweetie found for me.  1970’s recipes from Dinah Shore anyone???

A vintage treasure my sweetie found for me.  1970’s recipes from Dinah Shore anyone???