Keith Rivera

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80 Dishes to Bring to an Outdoor Party

Not all food is ready to withstand hungry hordes and sit outside in the hot, hot heat.<p><b>When we're heading to picnics</b>, cooking out in the backyard, and gearing up for days at the beach, we want our food to be as ready for the summer sun as we are. But not all food can withstand crowds and sitting …

Cooking

Save Your Braising Liquid, OR ELSE

By Carey Polis<p>An angel loses her wings every time you throw out that leftover braising liquid.<p>I have spent many winter and chilly spring days huddled over my kitchen sink, eating the cold leftovers of braises I made days earlier. I almost never bother to reheat, say, the remains of my Passover …

Cooking

In the eugenics era, Mexican American women were prime targets of sterilization in California

Eight decades on, a Southern California family is still haunted by what happened at a Pomona institution in the 1930s.

The 17 Most Anticipated Spring Restaurant Openings in LA

This spring is shaping up to be one of the biggest restaurant opening bonanzas in recent Los Angeles memory. Not only are longtime local chefs like Ori Menashe and Mei Lin offering new experiences, but cities like San Francisco (with Daniel Patterson’s Alta) and New York City have begun sending …

10 Chefs' Tips for Upgrading Slow Cooker Recipes

Your slow cooker food doesn't need to be bland and boring. These tips will transform the way you think about Crock Pots.<p>Slow cooker recipes can be mushy bombs sometimes, but they don't have to. We've all had a watery, bland soup or an overcooked chicken "casserole"—and those dishes were victims of …

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The 38 Essential Los Angeles Restaurants, Spring 2018

Los Angeles is the most amazing place to eat in America, thanks to an incredible variety of international cuisines and some of the most talented chefs in the world. LA’s perfect seasonal produce and access to ingredients makes it an ideal place for restaurants to thrive — but how do you know which …

17 Soups in Los Angeles to Warm the Soul

Cold, sick, or hungover, there are few better remedies for the body and soul than with a steaming bowl of soup. Beyond straightforward chicken noodle, of which Los Angeles has plenty of great versions to its name, there are myriad soup varieties from the wide range of diverse communities throughout …

Things to do in Los Angeles: 30 kid-friendly attractions - Curbed LA

There are so many kid-friendly places to see in Los Angeles, where do you begin? As the second-largest urban region in the United States, LA offers families more activities and adventures than many small countries, but that doesn't mean they are all worth the time.<p>Sure, you could spend a week at …

California

10 Fantastic French Dip Sandwiches to Try in Los Angeles

The French dip sandwich originated in Downtown L.A. either with Philippe Mathieu at <b>Philippe's</b> (most likely) or with Henry Cole at <b>Cole's</b> Pacific Electric Buffet in 1908. Regardless, L.A.’s signature sandwich takes repeated dips in au jus until it’s sopping with flavorful meat juices. Philippe’s and …

This New Limited-Time Only Dodger Stadium Menu Looks Outrageous

To go along with their on-field success, the <b>Los Angeles Dodgers</b> are apparently unveiling a run of new limited-time stadium eats that will only be on offer during the upcoming homestand, which starts tonight.<p>Over on <i>Dodger Insider</i>, the official blog of the team, there’s a big new post on all the eats …

An Eater’s Guide to Los Angeles

Hollywood, the beaches, the hills, the valleys, and the wide boulevards chock full of traffic-mired cars — it's all part of the LA’s concrete jungle. This urban expanse of light, street art, towering skyscrapers, palm trees, and celebrity-riddled mansions plays host to a vibrant restaurant scene — …

Los Angeles

From Mochi to Bingsoo: A Tour of L.A.'s Best International Frozen Treats

Strawberry <i>bingsoo</i> at Sul & Beans<p>Trisha V./yelp<p><b>6. Sul & Beans</b><br>"<i>Bingsoo</i> is what you go for here. I love too much here to recommend just one: fresh …

The 6 Best Dim Sum Restaurants in L.A. County

<b>6. ixlb DimSum Eats</b><p>This stand-at-the-counter, quick-service restaurant in Hollywood certainly isn't as decadent as the dim sum palaces further east. …

The 5 Best Cocktail Ingredients To Grow At Home—According To America's Best Bartenders

The best ingredients are the ones fresh from your garden—and cocktail ingredients are no exception.<p>Hidden away on a rooftop in San Francisco’s …

10 Southern California Restaurants That Are Worth the Drive

While Los Angeles has a wealth of great places to dine, sometimes hitting the road is just the right answer to life’s problems. Not that taking a trip is going to solve any real problems except for wanderlust. Eater has compiled a handy list of restaurants and eateries to hit up within a relatively …

Shrimp + Grits + Cocktail

This isn’t my first rodeo. I’ve been down this shrimp and grits road before… and I’ve taken you with me. My last encounter with a warm dish of creamy …

Pan-Seared Ribeye Steak with Blue Cheese Butter Recipe

• Soften the butter in a microwave safe bowl until malleable, 10-15 seconds. Using a fork, mash in and combine blue cheese and garlic until fully …

The Art of Pairing Cocktails & Barbecue

Learn how to match your BBQ favorites with delicious drinks.<p>“Leaded or unleaded?” asked the bartender at a grill shack in the Bahamas. Did I want my …

Airstream's Mini Trailer Is Big on Features

Adventure time.<p>Handcrafted in Ohio, Airstream’s latest offering, the Basecamp Trailer is designed to inspire the adventurer in everyone, accommodating both new and seasoned outdoors enthusiasts alike. Despite its small size, the unit is huge on features with a convertible rear space which adapts …

How to Build Posterior Chain Power

Here's what you need to know...<p>A strong posterior chain is essential for athleticism. It'll also prevent droopy-glutes syndrome.<br>• You need to work …

The 7 Best Workouts for Fat Loss

The Most Effective Ways to Improve Body Composition<p>Lose Fat and Build Muscle at the Same Time<p>Fat loss is simple, but improving body composition – …

Muscle

The City Guide to Los Angeles

Coffee, food, galleries, bars and so much more.<p>As the proclaimed entertainment capital of the world, the city of Los Angeles is constantly being depicted through global media outlets. That extensive coverage can also bring a lot of satire and criticism with it. Yes, a lot of the things people say …

5 Best Bars for Brazilian Cocktails, Just in Time for the Olympics

<b>The Bazaar</b><br>Perhaps the polar opposite of Bossa Nova, the Bazaar by José Andrés may be more Vegas than Rio, but it serves a truly innovative take on a …

Eight Things We Learned at the Super Bowl of Booze

×<p>Shop<p>Where To Go<p>What To Buy<p>How To Live<p>Cities<p>Nation<br>• New York<br>• Los Angeles<br>• San Francisco<br>• Chicago<p>The Cocktail Quarterly Vol. XIII<p>Tales of the Cocktail, New …

6 Cocktails You Need To Make This Weekend

Time to make every hour a happy hour. Courtesy of our favorite W Hotels in Austin, Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, and Miami, we’re giving you the …

Recipes

Skirt Steak and Coconut Lime Rice

Serve up an impressive-looking yet super-simple meal that doesn't take as long as you might think—the steak and rice cook at the same time, and …

What’s Your Hometown?

I grew up in the Michigan suburbs, where my siblings and I rode bikes down dirt roads, my first job was at the local pizza place and we’d ring in the …

Compass Box Peat Monster

Single malts get the love from whisky snobs, but there are some great blends (meaning whiskies from more than one distillery blended together) as …

The Cuban Cocktail with Magical Healing Powers

Photo by Alessandro Pisani/Flickr<p>The history—and the recipe<p>Legend has it that the <i>canchánchara</i> cocktail was first mixed by Mambíses, Cuban guerrillas …

The Perfect Paloma

I just realized it has been forever, it feels like years, since I have done a tipsy Tuesday post.<p>Shame on me....bad blogger!<p>I haven't meant to ignore …