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Bill Esparza

  1. TV Land
    Street Gourmet L.A. Hits Travel Channel This SaturdayThe mex-pert is sick of playing “Robin” to other TV hosts.
  2. Booze News
    Bar Amá Introduces Downtown to BacanoraJosef Centeno’s Tex-Mex cantina is earning credit for bringing attention to lesser-known agave-based spirits.
  3. Taco Town
    Street Gourmet L.A. Confronts Blog’s Confounding ‘Best Mex’ ListNot only is it in bad taste, it’s “inaccurate.”
  4. The Other Critics
    Jonathan Gold Go Bragh at Tom Bergin’s; Bill Esparza Explores Little“What you’re competing against consists mostly of faded memories of bad steam-table food,” the critic says of Brandon Boudet’s Irish eats.
  5. Slideshow
    A Look Back at La Guerrerense’s Dinner at PlayaEnsenada’s celebrated seafood street vendor kicked off the restaurant’s Baja chef series on Sunday.
  6. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook and Michael Voltaggio Making a Run For The BorderThe chefs will cook this Wednesday at Diego Hernandez’s Valle de Guadalupe restaurant.
  7. TV Land
    Street Gourmet L.A. Appearing on All You Can MeatBill Esparza leads a taco bender through East L.A. for Travel Channel’s new show.
  8. TV Land
    Street Gourmet L.A. Meets Bizarre Foods This MondayThe blogger takes host ANdrew zimmern for tortas ahogadas and backyard barbacoa.
  9. Quote of the Day
    Hey Rachael Ray, Tijuana is Calling“Reverse coyote” Bill Esparza won’t be satisfied until Tijuana gets a close-up on 30 Minute Meals.
  10. Mediavore
    Mitt Romney Loves Meatloaf Cakes; Red Meat Is Still Killing YouEating red or processed meat daily could increase your mortality rate by thirteen percent.
  11. Slideshow
    Scenes from The Taste: ‘Taco Tequila Tryst’While tacos were in abundance, the tequila ran dry.
  12. Oeno-File
    Spanish Wines Pair with Mariscos Jalisco at Domaine L.A.Bil Esparza predicts, “It will feel like I’m at a taqueria in Condesa, where wine is served and valet parking is available.”
  13. Quote of the Day
    Marcel Vigneron Stung for Latest StuntL.A.’s respected Mexican food expert skewers the hair gel out of the Top Chef villain.
  14. Truckin'
    Really Happening: A Food Truck Inside of LAXThe L.A. Gourmet Street Truck will rotate menus from some of L.A.’s new-wave street food vendors.
  15. Awards
    L.A. Weekly Awards Starry Kitchen, Chego, MattBites, and Street GourmetLocal restaurants and bloggers take home honors for their coverage.
  16. Mediavore
    Schools Debate on Flavored Milk; Kiwis Object to KFC’s Double DownJamie Oliver will probably take most of the credit for this one.
  17. Foodies With Benefits
    Prior To Picca, One More Big Party at Mo-ChicaRicardo Zarate busts out a greatest hits tasting menu to aid Japan.
  18. Taco Town
    Bill Esparza’s Tacos 101 Now In SessionHe rates L.A.’s own tacos as “poor to mediocre.”
  19. Parking Lot Prospector
    Drive-Thru Lomo Saltado From a Former KFC in LBC; The True Best Fish Taco inEl Pollo Imperial’s chicken replaces The Colonel’s in Long Beach, and Bill Esparza discloses his secret spot for tacos in Baja.
  20. Taco Town
    Los Angeles Mag’s November Issue Is Truly Mexi-llentA guide sure to please pros and those who can’t tell a taco from a tamale hits the newsstand.
  21. The Gold Watch
    It’s Heeeere! J. Gold Drops His Review On Red OThe critic isn’t slamming Bayless, but thinks his L.A. consulting gig has fairly mixed results.
  22. Video Feed
    Meet L.A.’s Vendy FinalistsTrendy trucks and traditional vendors will square-off with their grills on May 15th.