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LA Magazine's Critic Awards Melrose's Kali Three Lovely Stars

City Guide Los Angeles June 14, 2016 0 Comments

A shining example of contemporary California cuisine This month, LA Magazine’s in-house critic Patric Kuh shares his thoughts on Kali, Kevin Meehan and wine director Drew Langely’s “tempered” take on fine-dining that’s inspired by California cuisine. This style of cooking, which the critic describes as having “the twin engines of extraordinary product and delicate abundance” at its core, manifests itself in…

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This Barbecue Brisket Mac & Cheese Burrito Will Demolish Your Hunger

City Guide Los Angeles June 13, 2016 0 Comments

Why this Huntington Park barbecue spot earns a place in LA’s smoked meat scene There’s something very interesting going down in Huntington Park, the small municipality a few miles southeast of Downtown mostly known to outsiders for its semi-industrial stretches. While the population hovers around 60,000, the number of barbecue restaurants rests at exactly one: Ray’s BBQ, a strip mall…

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Wafflejack Is the Perfect Instagram Fodder for Hollywood Tourists

City Guide Los Angeles June 9, 2016 0 Comments

Grow a mustache with your waffle Hollywood and Highland has been ablaze with cutesy treats designed for hungry tourists. Recently Korea’s Street Churros set up shop on the second floor of the multi-use complex, and now Wafflejack is bringing Belgian liege waffles to the shopping center’s third floor. Served in adorable, mustache-adorned dishes that provide for a highly Instagrammable photo…

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