Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

12/10/12 A spicy lunch coupled with a long day’s work had me tired and looking for a light and soothing dinner. I decided to stop by Sawtelle Boulevard on my way home and grab some noodles. I scoped out the menu outside of Tsutija and felt like giving it a try. The name “Artisan Noodle” […]

Les carbonnades – Flemish style beef short ribs braised in ale and grain mustard.

Healthy factor: medium-low Difficulty: medium Price: $$ Time: about 30mn prep, 4hr cook time so plan accordingly. Servings: 6   Ingredients   3lb 10oz or so short ribs. (~ 1.8Kg) Note: you can use other cuts, but short ribs are fun 2-4 large slices of whole grain country bread, the type with a thick crust […]

Food Porn 1.0

France is where you can have spectacular meals at little cost. The only catch is you have to be in the right place, at the right time. Namely when certain things are harvested from their habitat. Also, with a bit of know how, you can make something wonderful at home. The photos in this gallery […]

Saigon Noodle House, Pasadena

      A good bowl of Pho is the Cadillac of noodle soups. Its origins from a hot and humid climate means that it must be light enough for digestion while nutritious. The ingredients are simple and the preparation straightforward, yet a well executed Pho is a rarity. Not only is it highly dependent […]