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Son Of A Gun

  1. collaborations
    Go to Shake Shack Now If You Want a Son of a Gun Chick’n ShackThe sandwich is only available today.
  2. Quote of the Day
    Jon Shook Shakes Up L.A. Eating MythsThe Animal chef-owner knows that L.A. is more into junk food than the rest of the world may suspect.
  3. Baby Blues
    Jon Shook and Shiri Appleby Welcome Their First ChildThe actress and chef welcomed a baby girl into the world on Saturday.
  4. Guest Stars
    Graham Elliot Cooking at Son of a Gun, April 8 and 9The chef will prepare a five-course dinner with Cali wines.
  5. Let’s Do Lunch
    Son of a Gun, Akasha, and BLD Help Change Hollywood’s Power-Lunch LandscapeAlong the way, we learn that CAA’s agents abandoned Craft when Tom Colicchio signed to a different office.
  6. Total Hate
    Vinny Dotolo Not Tickled By Pink’sThe Animal chef would rather be at Dino’s, even if he doesn’t want to know where the chicken is sourced.
  7. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook and Shiri Appleby Expecting First ChildThe couple’s keeping the gender a surprise.
  8. Foodievents
    Ink. Hosting James Beard Celebrity Tour Dinner With Mozza, Animal, Fox, andIt’s like the Lollapalooza of L.A. Chefs.
  9. The Other Critics
    Gold Shines Another Spotlight on Kang Ho-dong Baekjong; Rodell Rebel Yells atThe L.A. Weekly critic calls Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo L.A.’s most successful Southern-influenced chefs.
  10. WTF
    WTF: Travel+Leisure Choses Only Son of A Gun and Water Grill in BestIs sushi not seafood? Leisure+Travel doesn’t think so.
  11. L.A. Diet
    Chef Michael Voltaggio Raids His Brother’s Kitchen, Orders Takeout“I stopped at Chick-fil-A. Yeah, controversial, I know. When I’m traveling, I crave things I don’t normally eat.”
  12. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook Still Eating at Chick-Fil-AMakes clear he still doesn’t “support the anti-gay marriage thing.”
  13. Mazel Tov
    Animal Chef Jon Shook Engaged to Actress Shiri ApplebyThe chef proposed while on vacation in July with his girlfriend of two years.
  14. The Other Critics
    Sherry Snacks on Sandwiches; Gold Does Dim Sum for DinnerLunasia offers the Chinese breakfast marvels until 8:30 P.M.
  15. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Vagrancy Project Popping Up in Allston Yacht ClubMiles Thompson brings his pop-up out of the apartment in anticipation of his own restaurant.
  16. Close-Ups
    From ‘Seafood Geek’ to GQ SmoothDavid LeFevre tells the magazine about his favorite places to eat, drink, and shop in L.A.
  17. Let Them Eat Foie
    Ludo Speaks on His Foie Gras Swan Song With Jon and Vinny at Son of a Gun“I am French. Foie gras is a God given right, so I will fight for my right to foie,” Lefebvre says of what could be his final night working with the delicacy in L.A.
  18. L.A. Diet
    Food & Wine Best New Chef Bryant Ng Eats SPAM Musubi and Trades Food with“I’m not a hater, I eat SPAM.”
  19. Totally Worth the Drive
    Totally Worth the Drive: Skate Wing in Brown Butter at Cliff’s EdgeThe James Beard nominee updates the classic bistro dish raie au beurre noir.
  20. Mixocalypse
    Post & Beam Debuts New Cocktail Menu by Son of a Gun GM Dan WarrilowThe fresh and fruity drinks include a daquiri made with Indonesian arrack.
  21. Oh Sherry!
    Can We Live Without Sherry’s Star System?After multiple criticisms from chefs, the paper will revel in the nuances of the writer rather than reduce them to simple rankings.
  22. L.A. Diet
    Singer Michelle Branch Roasts Bacon, Goes Out For Thai Instead of Watching The“I love roasting things. Any time I’m making dinner and not going out, I’m roasting things.”
  23. Mediavore
    Deep-Fried Desserts Doom Your New Year Resolutions; Son of a Gun Starts LunchThe treats are currently tempting customers at Beer Belly and Black Market, among others.
  24. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook Goes Fishin’ for Religion with HEEBThe chef discusses Jewish influences on Animal, his favorite foods, and his mom’s bad cooking.
  25. The Other Critics
    Kuh Cheers on Son of a Gun; Shatkin Cruises The Kosher CorridorAnd S. Irene Virbila loves having dinner at Farmshop, even if the tables are looking a little bare.
  26. L.A. Diet
    Chef Jon Shook Grazes at Animal and Celebrates Vinny Dotolo’s Impending“I eat the food that I’m making. I totally eat it. There’s no better way of knowing if the food tastes good.”
  27. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo Prove They Are Two Very Different DudesDotolo is kind of like “the quiet one” to Jon’s “cute one.”
  28. The Other Critics
    Virbila Declares Sotto a Game-Changer; Gold Champions Son of a GunThe L.A. Times thinks Sotto is the first serious contender to the dominance of Northern Italian restaurants in L.A.
  29. Awards
    Angeleno Awards Sotto, Son of a Gun, Jordan Kahn, and A-FrameThe magazine’s respected “Restaurant Issue” is about to land on stands, but here’s an early peek.
  30. The Other Critics
    Virbila Shoots Blanks at Son of a Gun; Gold Gorges on Soondae, FeelsThe L.A. Weekly discourses on Korean blood sausage and digestifs, while Patrick Kuh sums up his experience at Tim Goodell’s new restaurant.
  31. The Other Critics
    Jonathan Gold Inhales The Glories of Spice Table; Brad A. Deems Son of a Gun TheBryant Ng scores big with L.A. Weekly, while the former Angeleno critic thinks the Animal team has another hit on their hands.
  32. Animal Instincts
    Jon Shook Shoots FishShook is the star of a new 20-minute film that follows him as he fishes and tries to create a dish out of it.
  33. The Other Critics
    Virbila Sups in London; Jonathan Gold Takes ManhattanBoth of L.A.’s primary restaurant critics hit the road this week and like what they find.
  34. The Gold Watch
    J. Gold Glows Over Gator Schnitzel and Geoduck at Son of a Gun“What is the seafood equivalent of pigs’ ear?”
  35. Openings
    Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo’s Son of a Gun Fires Its First ShotThe Animal chefs’ menu will change daily, while the Bakesale Betty homage stays put.
  36. Animal Instincts
    What We Might Be Eating at Animal’s Son of a GunThe chefs are considering a version of the fired chicken at bakesale Betty that Vinny Dotolo gushed about to us on The Food Chain.
  37. Animal Instincts
    Animal Chefs Plan Son of a Gun on Third Street For SeafoodJon Shook and Vinny Dotolo are going nautical in their follow-up venture.