Category Archives: California

Blue Star Donuts (Silver Lake,) Los Angeles CA

Blue Star Donuts Cointreau Crème Brulee Filled Donut Meyer Lemon and Key Lime Curd Filled Donut Mimosa Cake Donut with Brut Champagne Glaze and Candied Orange Zest Lemon Poppy Buttermilk Old Fashion Donut Chocolate Almond Ganache Raised Donut Chocolate Buttermilk … Continue reading

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Maury’s Bagels & Appetizing, Los Angeles CA

Maury’s Bagels & Appetizing Toasted Sesame Seed Bagel, Butter Toasted Sesame Seed Bagel, Cream Cheese Za’atar Spice Bagel, Butter Chocolate Almond Rugelach, Strawberry Rugelach Sea Salt Poppy Chocolate Chip Cookie Black & White Sesame Cookie Challah Toast, Strawberry Jam When … Continue reading

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Birdie G’s, Santa Monica CA

Birdie G’s Kasha Cakes, Schmaltz, Gribenes, Crackling, Lemon Zest, Chives Cast Iron Cornbread, Fermented Green Chili Butter Sloppy Jeremy Texas Toast, Beef-Strawberry Bolognese, Horsey Goat Sauce, Arugula Hangtown Brei, Schmaltz, Matzo, Wood-grilled Pork Belly, Fried Pacific Oysters, Hot Sauce Hollandaise … Continue reading

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Heroic Deli & Wine Bar, Santa Monica CA

Heroic Deli & Wine Bar Cacio y Pepe Arancini Nonna’s Gnudi – Ricotta, Spinach, Sage Brown Butter, Parmigiano Reggiano Polpo Croccante – Crispy Octopus, Parsley Potato Salad Triofe al Pesto – Basil, Parmigiano Reggiano, Pecorino Romano, Pine Nuts OMG Sandwich … Continue reading

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Wanderlust Creamery (Venice,) Los Angeles CA

Wanderlust Creamery Samples – Smoky Road, Abuelita Malted Crunch, Hai Van Pass The White (Milk Cream, White Rabbit Candies) / Ube Malted Crunch (Malted Milk, Purple Yams) / Aussie Caramel (Dark Caramel Cream, Vegemite) / Pandan Cone Inspired by travel, … Continue reading

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Tallula’s, Santa Monica CA

Tallula’s Restaurant Housemade Tortilla Chips, Salsa Roja Nachos “Sencillo”, Salsa Roja, Spicy Giardiniera, Crema, Lots of Cheese Chilaquiles, Salsa Roja, Black Beans, Cilantro, Watermelon Radish, Red Onion, Cheese, Pico de Gallo, Sunnyside Up Egg Chicharrones, Housemade Tajin Spice Grass-fed Carne … Continue reading

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Two Guns Kitchen, El Segundo CA

Two Guns Kitchen Almond Croissant Plum and Golden Raisin Muffin Cinnamon Roll Housemade Granola, Coconut Panna Cotta, Pears, Coconut Milk Brioche French Toast, Banana, Candied Pecans, Powdered Sugar, Orange Zest, 100% Pure Maple Syrup Serving El Segundo since 2017, and … Continue reading

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Somni, Los Angeles CA

Somni 2018 Ancestral de la Cristina Raspberry Leaf, Yogurt, Tamarind Almond ‘Shell’, Almond Milk Oak ‘Tree’ Hojita of Hoja Santa, Mezcal, Citrus Blueberry Eucalyptus Tart / Panellets of Pinenut Cream, Puffed Rice / Chicken Skin and Liver Mousse / Trufflecini … Continue reading

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Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee [2,] Santa Monica CA

Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee Blueberries & Champagne Doughnut – Raised Bullseye Doughnut, Blueberry Glaze, Blueberry & Champagne Compote, Cheesecake Mousse, Sugar Cookie Crumble Old Fashion – Buttermilk-Nutmeg-Cinnamon Cake, Vanilla Bean Glaze Peach Crisp Doughnut – Brown Butter-Brown Sugar Cake, Peaches, … Continue reading

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L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele, Los Angeles CA

L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele Bianca Pizza – Double Mozzarella, Pecorino, Basil Montanara Fried and Baked Pizza – Tomato, Smoked Mozzarella, Basil Spaghetti al Pomodoro – Homemade Spaghetti, Tomato, Basil Recently opened in Hollywood, L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele promises Angelinos an … Continue reading

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DeLuscious Cookies & Milk, Los Angeles CA

DeLuscious Cookies & Milk Cinnamon Brulee Cookie Chocolate Chip Cookie Peanut Butter Cookie Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Butterscotch Blondie Owned by Lydia Shane since the early 2000’s it seems as though many still have not heard of DeLuscious Cookies & Milk, … Continue reading

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Fiona, Los Angeles CA

Fiona Strawberry Bostock Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Luxurious Sesame Butter Toast – Sesame Brioche, Sea Salt, Honey, Black Sesame Seed Paste, Golden Sesame Seed Paste Buttermilk Biscuit Multigrain Porridge Pancake – Kasha, Oats, Wheat, Poppy Seed, Flax Seed, Maple Syrup, Beurre … Continue reading

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Rad Doughnuts, Glendora CA

Rad Doughnuts Raised Chocolate Ganache Doughnut Baked Zucchini Olive Oil Doughnut Sour Cream Old Fashioned Lemon Glazed Doughnut Raised Strawberry Glazed Doughnut Sour Cream Old Fashioned Birthday Cake Doughnut Sour Cream Old Fashioned Churro Doughnut Baked Lemon Blueberry Doughnut Sour … Continue reading

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The Apple Pan, Los Angeles CA

The Apple Pan French Fries – Tillamook Cheddar Cheese Hickoryburger – House Sauce, Mayonnaise, Pickles, Lettuce, Tillamook Cheddar Cheese Pecan Pie Apple Pie Opened at 10801 West Pico Boulevard in the early 20th century, and under the “same ownership and … Continue reading

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La Taqueria, San Francisco CA

La Taqueria Agua de Pina Horchata Flour Quesadilla – Four Cheese Blend Regular Pollo Taco Dorado-Style / Regular Lengua Taco Dorado-Style / Regular Carne Asada Taco Dorado-Style – Pinto Beans, Pico de Gallo Regular Carnitas Burrito Dorado-Style – Pinto Beans, … Continue reading

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b. patisserie [3,] San Francisco CA

b. patisserie Black Sesame Madeline Carrot Bran Muffin Kugelhopf Blueberry Cornmeal Scone Pain Suisse Pineapple Coconut Kouign Amann Apple Almond Croissant Chocolate Chip Cookie Chocolate Caramel Toffee Mousse Rare to revisit Restaurants when traveling, even those that are particularly impressive, … Continue reading

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Johnny Doughnuts, San Francisco CA

Johnny Doughnuts Glazed Cinnamon Twist Caramel Apple Fritter Vanilla Old Fashioned Doughnut Vanilla Glazed Cinnamon Roll Chocolate Frosted Crodough with Chocolate Custard Although many rightfully consider San Francisco a World-class dining destination the lack of Donuts compared to Southern California … Continue reading

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Mr. Holmes Bakehouse, San Francisco CA

Mr. Holmes Bakehouse Tiramisu Cruffin Lemon Meringue Croissant Birthday Cake Croissant Cornflake Cookie Cheesecake Crème Brulee Danish Blueberry Thyme Donut Now with two So.Cal locations plus the original owner’s Supermoon in Manhattan it seemed prudent to visit Mr. Holmes’ flagship … Continue reading

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Arsicault Bakery, San Francisco CA

Arsicault Bakery Morning Bun Kouign Amann Almond Croissant Cranberry Coconut Scone Chocolate Chip Cookie Highly touted by Bon Appetite Magazine ever since opening, an early arrival at Arsicault Bakery remains recommended, the fact that such a place continues to thrive … Continue reading

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U :Dessert Story, San Francisco CA

U : Dessert Story Mango Sticky Rice Bingsoo – Organic Coconut Crumble, Pumpkin Seeds, Sunflower Seeds, Chia, Sticky Rice, Mango Puree, Condensed Milk Young Coconut Pandan Crepe Cake – Homemade Young Coconut Sauce Honey Brick Toast – Vanilla Bean Ice … Continue reading

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