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'LA Loves Alex's Lemonade Stan' Benefit a Huge Success!

Jay Weston | Posted 11.25.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

I ate my way through the large gathering at UCLA's Royce Quad, where some 2,000 people bought tickets and gorged on the delicious tastes to benefit the cancer group.

PHOTOS: The Best Handmade Pasta In LA

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.24.2013 | Los Angeles

We're about one month into the new year, which means that a lot of Angelenos are still going strong with their wacky juice/paleo/keto/tree bark diets....

8 Differences Between Italian Food In Italy vs. America

Menuism | Posted 08.08.2012 | Home

When you think about Italian food, the first foods that spring to mind might be pizza, pasta, Parmesan, or gelato, coffee and maybe even bread and olive oil.

PHOTOS: LA Hotel Food That Doesn't Suck

| Lien Ta | Posted 10.20.2011 | Los Angeles

It used to be that if you were staying at a hotel, you knew to never, ever step foot into the hotel restaurant –- especially if it was just called "...

Meatless Monday: Pasta Pomodoro From A Pro -- Scarpetta's Scott Conant

Ellen Kanner | Posted 10.15.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Whether you're a chef like Scott Conant with five restaurants, one wine bar, two cookbooks, countless food show appearances and "a ridiculous amount of ambition," or a novice in the kitchen just looking to make a decent home-cooked meal, Conant's advice is the same -- "Ninety percent is about the product."

LA Date Night: Let There Be Nightlife on Canon Drive in Beverly Hills

| Lien Ta | Posted 08.02.2011 | Los Angeles

Beverly Hills hasn't always been revered for its nightlife. But rather suddenly, Canon Drive is getting a bit of cross-street traffic well after 9pm. ...

Worth the Splurge?: LA's Most Expensive Dishes

| Lien Ta | Posted 07.09.2011 | Los Angeles

To folks that eat simply to sate hunger -- and do not take pleasure from gastro-intake -- you will not understand the high-priced dishes to follow. Bu...

Jonathan Gold Reviews Scarpetta's $24 Spaghetti

LA Weekly | a a a Comments (0) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

In an era when chefs become famous for their foie gras cotton candy, oxtail poutine or frog legs in begonia sauce, Scott Conant, the New York chef who...

Superstar Chefs At The Cosmopolitan In Las Vegas: Jaleo, Scarpetta, STK And More

Eater LA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Though many of the restaurants within the nearly two-week-old Cosmopolitan hotel are still tweaking their menus, Eater was, nonetheless, able to score...

First Look at Scarpetta Beverly Hills

Grub Street Los Angeles | By: | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Chef Scott Conant's Scarpetta nabbed three stars from New York Times and was named one of 50 "best new restaurants" from Travel & Leisure following it...

Scarpetta Opens at Montage Beverly Hills

Jay Weston | Posted 11.09.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The spaghetti is just al dente enough, the tomato sauce made with Roma tomatoes is fresh and light, and the torn basil is bright with flavor. Love it!

An Open Letter to Toronto

Scott Conant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Scott Conant

It's stressful enough opening up a restaurant around the corner from my apartment, and here I am in another country. Your people love food -- and that's really all I need.

Out and About in NY at GMHC's Savor Gala

Michael Henry Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Henry Adams

The Gay Men's' Health Crisis annual gastronomic fundraiser, Savor, was held Monday night.

Recession Recipe: Tomato Basil Rigatoni

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Happy Tuesday, E. Biters! Today's dish is on the fancier/more complicated side for E. Bites. I made this recipe as easy to follow as possible, but there are a lot of movable pieces.

The Four-Star Italian We've Been Waiting For

Ed Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Levine

Del Posto is now as good an Italian restaurant as exists in this country. The food at Del Posto is grounded, focused, and crazy good. And that $29 lunch deal? It's a steal. Here's why.

Patricia Cornwell On "The Scarpetta Factor" (VIDEO) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Patricia Cornwell was on Good Morning America this morning to talk about her new book, "The Scarpetta Factor." She spoke about the "CSI effect" in cou...

Angelina Jolie To Play Patricia Cornwell Heroine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Angelina Jolie may have landed a new franchise. The Oscar winner, 33, reportedly signed to play Dr. Kay Scarpetta, the crime-solving medical examiner ...

Patricia Cornwell Speaks Of Her Wife: "Finally, I Feel Rooted Somewhere"

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Crime novelist Patricia Cornwell sat with the UK's Telegraph for a lengthy interview. Generally private, the best-selling author opened up about her 2...