best southern bbq in los angeles

Local Eats: JR’s Barbeque Los Angeles

Everyone living in LA has a strong opinion on which restaurant has the best southern BBQ in Los Angeles. JR’s BBQ in Culver City is one of the places I go to on a repeat basis for Memphis-style barbecue. Disclaimer: I’ve never been to Tennessee, so I can’t compare JR’s to the real thing. What […]

Easy Grilling Recipes

8 Easy Grilling Recipes to Try this Summer

For many Americans, BBQ is life. Especially in certain regions throughout the Southern and Midwestern United States, the art of grilling is almost a religion. Similarly, in California, barbecuing is always a great idea. Now that summer is almost here, it’s time to fire up those grills. Whether you’re feeding a crowd or simply cooking […]

Spicy Guacamole Recipe

Easy Homemade Spicy Guacamole Recipe

Guacamole goes with everything. Mexican food, burgers, eggs, even salads. When I go out to eat and there’s an option to add avocado or guacamole I always accept the extra charge. Avocado is a surprisingly delicious, creamy replacement for dairy in most savory dishes. I try to use it wherever I used to eat cheese in […]

diy margarita recipe

DIY Margarita Recipe (Single Serving)

In Los Angeles, Cinco de Mayo is definitely a thing. Mexico is a major influence on the city’s culture. In the words of the late great rhythmic American poet Tupac Shakur, “It wouldn’t be LA without Mexicans. Black love, Brown pride, and the sets again…” Besides celebrating the success of resistance, Cinco de Mayo is […]