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Beverly Hills Centennial Cookbook Is Delicious!

Jay Weston | Posted 07.08.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Book cover depicts the Mac 'n Cheese dish from Wolfgang Puck's CUT at the Beverly Wilshire. All photos are courtesy of the publisher. I have not wr...

I'm With Stupid: Wolfgang Rocks the Three-Pig Culinary Masterpiece

Todd Hartley | Posted 11.16.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Every so often, in penning this column, I get to write words that I never thought I would see together in a sentence -- words so incongruous that there exists virtually no possibility of their being associated.

PHOTOS: 10 Best Donuts, Hands Down

DiscoverLA | Posted 06.08.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of Discover Los Angeles. To honor National Doughnut Day, which is celebrated every year on the first Friday of June, we r...

PHOTOS: Chefs Reveal Foods That Are Better Than Sex

2011-02-22-marpoplogoweb1.jpg | Posted 01.28.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of Marpop. By Mar Yvette Foodgasm, oral gratification, gastrophoria. Call it what you want. The bottom line is that ev...

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....

A First Look At The "New" Spago

Jay Weston | Posted 11.24.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

I have been writing about Wolfgang Puck and his restaurants since I first met the chef at Ma Maison in the late '70s, and I started commenting on Spago the night it opened, January 12, 1982, at its original location on Sunset.

Wolfgang Puck's Hectic Summer-Revamping SPAGO and Hosting the 2nd Annual Food & Wine Festival!

Jay Weston | Posted 08.05.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Chef/entrepreneur Wolfgang Puck is one of those rare people who are never happy unless they have a score of projects simmering around them. But he seems to be outdoing himself this summer, with several major events on his schedule.

Zagat Takes On LA's Restaurants: The Top Picks

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.22.2011 | Los Angeles

This week, the handy-dandy Zagat guide released the 2012 Los Angeles/So. California Restaurants Survey results. The recent Google-acquisition is in it...

PHOTOS: Zsa Zsa & The Prince Celebrate 25th Anniversary

Posted 10.15.2011 | Los Angeles

Zsa Zsa Gabor and Prince Frederic Von Anhalt finally celebrated their highly anticipated twenty-fifth wedding anniversary! In the comfort of their ...

Beverly Hills Shopkeepers To Wage Class War Over Metro Stop

Curbed LA | Posted 09.10.2011 | Los Angeles

If you thought folks in greater LA were beyond the xenophobic fear that public transit will ruin the tonier areas of the metropolis by providing acces...

Stella Rossa Pizza -- The Best in L.A., Perhaps the World

Jay Weston | Posted 09.05.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The argument about who serves 'the best pizza in L.A.' is waged fiercely on the Internet's food blogs, with no resolution in sight. But now a new contender has entered the ring. Has it ever!

PHOTOS: Passover Goodies In LA

| Katherine Spiers | Posted 06.16.2011 | Los Angeles

Story courtesy of City's Best. By Katherine Spiers Passover, the week-long Jewish holiday that remembers the exodus of the ancient Israelites fr...

Is Spago Moving To Hotel Bel-Air

GAYOT's Blog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Perhaps you've heard the same rumor I have: that that Spago Beverly Hills was going to relocate to the Hotel Bel-Air, which is currently closed for re...

Larry King's Post Finale Party (PICTURES and VIDEO)

Jason Pollock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jason Pollock

I was lucky enough to be at Larry King's Finale Show Party. It was a very special evening and one I will always remember.

Colorado's 2010 AAA Diamond-Rated Restaurants

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The AAA's annual restaurant awards rated 22 Colorado restaurants with four diamond ratings. Only one restaurant, The Penrose Room at The Broadmoor Hot...

Puck/Lazaroff Meals on Wheels Benefit Is a Huge Success!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Twenty-eight years ago a young Austrian Chef named Wolfgang Puck and his then wife, Barbara Lazaroff, conceived of a small food event on their parking lot.

Taste of Beverly Hills -- A Summation & Surprise!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

All in all it was a magnificent tribute to my city, Beverly Hills, the bright shining dream of what all America communities aspire to be and rarely achieve. I can't wait 'til next year's event.

Wolfgang Puck's Iced Coffee: A Heavenly Glass of Iced Joe!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

As my readers know, I am obsessed with all things coffee! I drink gallons of it during the day and end my dinner with a cup or two of decaf, which is something of a joke.

Jidori Chicken -- A Soulful Bird! Robata-Ya Is Where to Find it

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

When I grabbed a plate of Matt's chicken, I was not expecting to taste the ultimate chicken of my life. I pulled Matt aside and asked: Where did these chickens come from? "They're jidori chickens," he told me.

What Is LA's Best Restaurant Of 2009?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

This week, Chowhound published the results of its annual survey for best LA restaurant. The rules are described thusly: The concept is simple: everyon...