Random thoughts


Aah, got it. Thank you!!


Corn has a certain property that magnifies umami. Anything that does that is a slam dunk in Japanese cuisine.


So, um, are you treating us to an Armenian feast to celebrate Arsenal’s first Armenian player???


oh wow… we should probably do this meetup… though i’m treating nobody. our places are famously casual too

we got


New signage up for The Phovorite Vietnamese Kitchen in the plaza on the SE corner of Venice and Clarington, home to Emily Grill, Juquila, Mama’s Indian Kitchen, and others.

Internet sleuthing traces this to back to one of the people involved in The Room Sushi Bar (locations on Pico and Westwood).


I woke up craving king cake. The real one, yeasty and light, decorated with purple and green sugar all over the top. And chicory coffee.


Random thought #2 this morning: Not enough food emojis.