Archive for January, 2008

Aaaand we’re back. Did you notice the long extended delay in post-age recently? Did you miss us? Did you find yourself reloading Tacouture every hour on the hour? New York apologizes.


To keep you up to par with the growing number of restaurants in Los Angeles, restaurants participating in DineLA Restaurant Week offer pre-fixed 3 course menus at an affordable price. This isn’t your regular ol laundry list of OK restaurants. Some of Los Angeles’ greatest chefs are coming out to support us poor folk! I […]


  Shabu Shabu is a Japanese variant of a hot pot. The dish is prepared by simmering thinly sliced meats and vegetables in a pot of stock. The cooked meats and vegetables are then dipped in an assortment of sauces, such as goma (sesame seed) sauce.


What do you get with a $5 dollar bill at an Ethnic Market? A LOT. If you haven’t discovered the awesomeness that is Ethnic grocery stores, then you’ve been wasting your pretty little pennies. You’ll find that a lot of things that are really expensive at your local supermarket are often cheaper at ethnic markets. […]