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eat, drink, be merry

You have to eat, you don’t HAVE to drink or have parties-but why shouldn’t you? Need a recipe to impress? A cocktail to pour this weekend? A theme for your latest soiree? This is the place to come for all of your merriment needs.

Holiday Gift Guide for Foodies

Oh, the foodies! What fun it is to buy a gift for that foodie friend. Sort of. Tastes are definitely not universal, even for those with refined palates. Foodies, however, seem to be bound by the common thread of willingness to be adventurous—to be experimenters of all things wondrous, unique and edible. I, for one, …

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Sushi as Art: Q Sushi in Downtown LA

The chef’s hands seem to float through his workspace as he deftly prepares my next selection. He scoops rice into his palm and with the perfect amount of pressure and ritual-like movement forms the base for which comes next. Wild King Salmon from Alaska is laid on the wooden slab, its fluorescent orange hue shining …

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Trust Me: You Need a Rice Cooker

I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking: “I cook my rice on the stove just fine, thank you very much.” And you’re probably right. You can cook your rice on a stovetop just fine. But wouldn’t it be nice to not set a timer. Wouldn’t it be nice to not have to worry about burning …

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