Golden Dragon yum yums
Hardcore nerds might recognize Saturday’s date as the unofficial Star Wars Day (“May the Fourth be with you”). Hardcore beer drinkers in Los Angeles know this coming Saturday for another reason: it’s the biggest single drinking day the city has seen in a long time. With four different big name beer events going down from the Sunset Strip to Eagle Rock, it’s a veritable taster’s choice of possibilities. Here’s what’s on tap for this coming Saturday, May 4th.
Read all about it here!
haters come at me
Carne asada fries don’t travel well, practically and ideologically speaking. They’re increasingly hard to locate as you drive north from San Diego county, and surprisingly rare in Los Angeles, a city teeming with Mexican food, college students and medical marijuana cards. Piles of freshly fried spuds, laced with spoonfuls of guacamole and sour cream, don’t tend to fare well on the short drive home, either. Wait too long to dig into a mound of the late night favorite and you’ll have some seriously bloated french fries on your hands … and on your shirt … and on your pants.
For arteries everywhere
LA does it’s own thing. It’s own fancier, slightly more expensive thing. There shouldn’t be a point to make any sort of comparison. They are right about the hot dogs, though. Nathan’s is probably the only holdout in the old NY hot dog scene.
Note: the Jewish deli section totally overlooks the Pico/Robertson - Miracle Mile stretch of wonderful Jewish delis that provide a much better deli experience than Jerry’s.
FIDLAR - Dammit (Blink 182 cover)
WELL I GUESS THIS IS GROWING UP
To watch later!!
We’ll never stop loving this most perfect of pasta carbonaras. Click through for the recipe.
Osteria La Buca on Melrose
This is indeed handy. Look at all the 24-hour spots in K-town!
Editor’s Note: If you haven’t been convinced to try Cinco de Mayo yet, good. Stay out. Get in line at Tito’s. We’re holding on to that gem.