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Caffeine Combat

  1. Mediavore
    Gallagher Survives Heart Attack to Smash Another Melon; Horny Flies Drawn toThe comedian collapsed at a Texas bar shortly before his show.
  2. Mediavore
    Fans Pay Last Respects to Sushi Nozawa; Wal-Mart Opening Chinatown Grocery StoreDiners flock to Studio City to part ways with a legendary sushi stand-out.
  3. Caffeine Combat
    The Latest in Sang Yoon Syndrome? Handsome Coffee Roasters Witholds YourThey also won’t allow non-fat or low-fat milk to touch their precious mud.
  4. Mediavore
    Ramsay’s Missing Veggie Peeler Sparks Prison Panic; FDA Questions InhalableGordo’s team misplaces a utensil and Brixton Prison goes on lock-down.
  5. Openings
    Jimmy Chang Opens The Refinery in Santa Monica for Ritual Roasters MudThe owner introduces this stretch of SaMo to pour-over drip coffee in a minimal, modern space.
  6. Caffeine Combat
    Handsome Coffee Roasters Soft-Opens With Deal on BeansExpect communal tables, a Probat roasters, and lots of meticulously groomed facial hair.
  7. Mediavore
    Junk Food at Home Makes Kids Fat; Kraft Cuts JobsYoung folks are more likely to binge at home than at school.
  8. Empire Building
    Susina’s Owner Buys Echo Park’s Chango CoffeeJenna Turner promises, “It’s definitely not going to be Susina II.”
  9. Mediavore
    Cappuccino: It’s What’s for Breakfast; Millionaires Weaned From Food StampsEspresso should be sipped after a meal and not its creamy counterpart.
  10. Caffeine Combat
    Handsome Coffee Roasters Going Retail in DowntownThe bolting Intelligentsia brewers will skip the tricks and snobbery.
  11. Caffeine Combat
    Hand-Dripped Coffee and Ice Cream Sandwiches Chugging to Chino HillsDripp Cream and Steam has both a savory and sweet side.
  12. Mediavore
    Coffee Eases Depression in Women; Chicken Skin Has Its MomentOf course, if you eat at The Gorbals and ink.sack, you’d already know the pleasures of this newly trendy ingredient.
  13. Mediavore
    SoCal Grocery Strike Averted; The Most Caffeinated City in the U.S.A last minute deal is reached to save both sides from a losing battle.
  14. Caffeine Combat
    Tank’s Coffee Shop and Eatery Coming to Mid-CityFirst comes a hip coffee shop, then the neighborhood boom.
  15. Mediavore
    Gen Y Picks Chipotle Over Subway; Ramsay Restaurant Evacuated on Opening NightGordo can’t seem to catch a break, as sprinklers ruin the debut of Laurier Gordon Ramsay.
  16. Caffeine Combat
    Science, Sweets, and Coffee Beans To Unite at Downtown’s DemitasseA laboratory feel and chocolate truffles paired to every bean are just the start of this cafe’s plan to differentiate itself from the competition.
  17. Caffeine Combat
    Demitasse Cafe Bringing Direct-Trade Coffee to Little TokyoDemitasse plans to worship farm-sourced coffee and chocolate once open in Downtown.
  18. Caffeine Combat
    The Refinery Plans More Fine Mud in Santa MonicaSince the surrounding area is mostly just Jinky’s and Starbucks, a luxury coffee spot should be in demand.
  19. Openings
    Coffee Tomo Brings Hand-Dripped Mud and Homemade Pretzels to SawtelleAlready the coffee creations here look to be on a different level of artistry from Intelligentsia.
  20. Caffeine Combat
    Gelato Bar Takes Second Place in U.S. Barista ChampionshipBoth locations are currently offering the winning beans while supplies last.
  21. Coming Soon
    Eton Tsuno’s IOTA Cafe and Bakery Coming to KTownTsuno was the original coffee expert at LA Mill and a familiar finalist at The U.S. Barista Championships.
  22. Empire Building
    LA Mill Taking on Intelligentsia in Caffeinated Plot for National DominationWith its obsessive standards and Cimarusti-stamped menu, LA Mill is one local we’re definitely not ashamed to see repping us outside of our own borders.
  23. Caffeine Combat
    Library Bar Owners and Sheraton Delfina Enter The Coffee ArenaThe Santa Monica hotel is serving Starbucks, making the Downtown project sound vastly superior already.
  24. Empire Building
    Vanille De Patisserie Coming to Santa MonicaOwner Howard Chai’s specialty is brewing tea using an espresso machine.
  25. Openings
    Tully’s Opens on Wilshire Next MonthThis will be L.A.’s third location of the Starbucks-targeting franchise.
  26. Openings
    Intelligentsia Opens in Pasadena Today With Focus on FoodHeirloom L.A. chef Matthew Poley is in charge of an ambitious new dining program.
  27. Openings
    Caffe Luxxe Opens At Brentwood Country MartThe options at Brentwood Country Mart are certainly improving on Reddi-Chik.
  28. Mediavore
    White House Pushes Healthy Eating; Organic Wines Take L.A.’s SpotlightA presidential decree and a presidential pastry chef keep their focus on nutrition, while natural wines are the focus of local restaurants this week.
  29. Freebies
    New Blendeds Made With Chocolate-Covered Espresso BeansFree samples will be given out at Coffee Bean next Tuesday.
  30. Caffeine Combat
    Coffee Bean Bottles Its BeveragesSoCal’s Starbuck’s competitor starts a to-go line.
  31. Mediavore
    Jose Andres Awarded; New Record Set in Meatball EatingThe Bazaar chef is awarded for his creativity, while a man eats 29 meatballs in one minute.
  32. Caffeine Combat
    Watch Baristas Battle at Siren StudiosA West Coast coffee competition is going down this weekend.
  33. Caffeine Combat
    Intelligentsia Plans Attack on PasadenaThe gourmet coffee chain will launch a third location.
  34. Caffeine Combat
    Equator Books and Cafe ClosesBad news for Blue Bottle Coffee fans.
  35. Caffeine Combat
    Espresso Cielo Enters Westside Coffee War49th Parallel Coffee comes to Main Street.