Grilled Octopus with Braised Black-Eyed Peas
Tender, steak-like octopus gets topped with a spicy Guajillo chile sauce and homemade pesto, and rests on a bed of nicely stewed black-eyed peas.
The 8 Most Essential Places to Eat in Venice Beach
Venice has treasures old and new when it comes to its restaurants and bars, from crazy-hyped Gjelina to the classic appeal of The Great Western Steak & Hoagie.
Roast These Spicy Shrimp to Live a Better Life
This spicy, charred prawn recipe is the greatest thing that's happened since last summer.
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Our Favorite Cookbooks of 2015
We here at MUNCHIES have tirelessly racked our greasy brains to compile the best food-related gifts on planet Earth, and quite possibly the universe. Behold, The MUNCHIES Holiday Gift Guide.
A Great Restaurant Is Only as Good as Its Staff
People used to text me and ask, “Are you going to be there tonight?” And I would respond, “It doesn’t matter. My staff will be there.”
Why There's a Controversy Surrounding This Artisanal Bakery in Venice
California's Venice beach is changing fast, with Google, Snapchat, and more high-end restaurants taking up more of its real estate every day. Meet the young, baker entrepreneur who has been the poster child for the area's transformation.
How to Eat Climate Change
Considering all of the recent talk about global warming, it’s time to start considering what will happen when the freeways collapse and the Pacific Ocean starts to boil and the La Brea tarpits open up again. What will we eat in LA?