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  1. Superlatives
    The New York Times Goes Cuckoo for Kosher CorridorThe New York Times really loves LA.
  2. Superlatives
    L.A. Named One of The Five Best U.S. Beer CitiesA few key players appear to be missing, but we’ll still take this as good news.
  3. Superlatives
    Peking Tavern Promises Downtown Some SGV-Caliber ChineseOwner Andrew Chiu says it may even be “better” than L.A.’s Chinese capital, and SinoSoul chimes in.
  4. Superlatives
    The New York Times Cheers on The SFVIt may not exactly be “cooler” at any point of the year, but the sushi is pristine.
  5. Superlatives
    Josef Centeno Actually Angeleno’s ‘Best New Chef’ For The Second TimeHere’s hoping the Baco Mercat chef three-peats in 2017.
  6. Superlatives
    Why Driving 45 Minutes Just for Ramen Makes L.A. ‘The Best’Eating in L.A. is almost as much about the journey as it is about the destination.
  7. Quote of the Day
    Besha Rodell on L.A. ObsessionsThe new critic says L.A. is obsessed with authenticity and pinpointing the “best.”
  8. Superlatives
    Casey Lane’s Unopened Itri Apparently Serves L.A.’s Best BBQFood & Wine thinks so, at least.
  9. Leftovers
    Lou Leaving Lou For Lou Two; Coen Brothers Cocktails at Show at BarreOwner Lou Amdur will hand over the keys to his Hollywood wine bar next Wednesday.
  10. Superlatives
    West L.A.’s Primo’s Picked as One of Food & Wine’s Best U.S. DoughnutsThe 60-year-old donut shop is like a preserved slice of vintage L.A.
  11. Superlatives
    Tiffani Faison’s Got the World’s Best BiscuitsSweet Cheeks have the best biscuits anywhere.
  12. Superlatives
    Has Haute Living Really Ever Eaten Mexican Food in L.A.?Putting Red O at the top of its “Best Mexican” list and giving Loteria two spaces makes the publication strike out on L.A.’s favorite food.
  13. Superlatives
    Sunset Honors Reel Inn’s Fish TacosThe Malibu restaurant even gets credit for innovating fish tacos!
  14. Mediavore
    Yoplait Yanks Yogurt Ad; Where To Get Deep-Fried Kool-Aid BallsConcerned that its latest commercial encourages eating disorders, activists force the yogurt giant’s hand.
  15. Superlatives
    Saveur Recognizes Our BloggersKevinEats, the Delicious Life, and Joy the Baker all earn nominations for their esteemed food-bloggery.
  16. Superlatives
    Catching Up With L.A.’s Best New ChefsThe city has over sixteen restaurants run by past winners of Food & Wine’s “Best new Chef” award.
  17. Mediavore
    Another Reason to Drink Red Wine; Who’s L.A.’s Hottest Chef?Researchers discover a possible health benefit for treating type two diabetes in your bottle of Cabernet.
  18. Superlatives
    BizBash Misses The Boat While Predicting 2011’s Most Anticipated OpeningsWe put Voltaggio’s Ink, Animal’s next project, Nancy Silverton burgers, and the rebirth of Grace way higher than a new Rosa Mexicano.
  19. Mediavore
    Dannon Settles Exaggerated Claims Dispute for $21 Million; Former Google ChefsThe yogurt giant makes claims it can’t back up, while the software giant apparently had some great free lunches.
  20. Superlatives
    Amid The Disarray of L.A.’s Burger World, GQ Crowns Umami’s AdamSounds like someone needs to take Adam Richman to Comme Ca or Golden State stat.
  21. Superlatives
    Best Pie or Pie in the Face?A list of L.A.’s best pies loses focus while omitting some great bakeries.
  22. Mediavore
    Jamie Oliver Hangs Out at Homeboy Industries; What to Eat on The InternationalThe Naked Chef finds inspiration in East L.A., while food is split among U.S. and Russian lines in space.
  23. Superlatives
    Where Trader Joe’s Turns Into ‘The Pits of Hell’The “loop method” is to blame for the grocer’s hard-to-handle parking situations.
  24. Superlatives
    Huff Post Picks L.A.’s Best Raw FishMatsuhisa and Kiyokawa are among the missing.
  25. Mediavore
    Michael Voltaggio Denied Fish Tacos in San Diego; Martha Stewart Eats MalaysiaThe Top Chef winner doesn’t have sufficient ID, while the business maven eats a lot on a recent trip.
  26. Superlatives
    Brad A. Johnson Tweets His Restaurant Award WinnersHis top ten list of best new restaurants contains at least one big surprise.
  27. Empire Building
    The Counter Brings Its 300,000 Burger Combos to TorranceHaving just received best burger nods up North and announcing a New York location, the build-your-own-burger shop looks to the South Bay.
  28. Awards
    City and Regional Magazine Kuh-Dos Go Out to Los AngelesPatrick Kuh wins best restaurant and dining critic at the National City and Regional Magazine Awards.
  29. Superlatives
    Is Umami Unseating L.A.’s Burger Kings?Father’s Office holds a far-off third place behind both classic and new burgers.
  30. Mediavore
    Jessica Seinfeld Wins Cookbook Case; Koo Koo Roo Closing Ten StoresA recipe plagiarism suit is dismissed and a bankrupt chicken chain will only leave three SoCal stores.
  31. Pizza Pizza
    Slice Surveys the State of L.A. PizzaMozza, Bottega Louie, and Antica get shout-outs, while Pitfire and Foliero’s do not.
  32. Superlatives
    Los Angeles Details ‘10 Delicious Debuts’ That You Already Know AboutIt’s time for Los Angeles to expand its coverage of eating in L.A.
  33. Superlatives
    What Does Jonathan Gold Want You to Try Before You Die?The L.A. Weekly will publish a new food issue this week.
  34. The Gold Watch
    J. Gold Dubs L.A. ‘The Best Place to Eat in the World’Immigrant communities and dedicated diners top the critic’s list.
  35. Superlatives
    Chicago Tribune Nails the Excitement of Eating in L.A.Tired stereotypes and well-trodden paths are thrown aside for real discoveries.
  36. Superlatives
    Huffington Post’s One for the Table Recounts Best Bites of ‘09Restaurants in Chicago, Massachusetts, Paso Robles, and L.A. come out on top.
  37. Superlatives
    Langer’s Named L.A.’s Ultimate, But Would You Pop the Question There?Chowhound readers name Langer’s “L.A.’s Ultimate Restaurant.”
  38. Superlatives
    What Is L.A.’s Best Mexican Restaurant?Zapien’s gets nods for Best Mexican Restaurant, but tipped the scales itself.
  39. Superlatives
    GQ Names Jose Andres ‘Chef of the Year’A Spanish master chef gets another “Best of 2009” nod.