Kate Leahy and Ara Zada explore the nuances of Armenian lavash. Thalassa Skinner is a master of cheese boards. Plus: the wine industry looks inward as a top sommelier is accused of sexual misconduct.
Lavash, cheese boards, and wine culture
From this Episode:
Lavash holds the Armenian table together
In Armenia, saying “let’s eat,” translates to “let’s eat bread.” That’s because bread is the foundation of every meal.
Bill Addison gets his khachapuri and khinkali fix in Glendale
LA Times restaurant critic Bill Addison recently took a trip to a Glendale strip mall, where behind darkened glass, there’s a restaurant serving up a hybrid menu of...
Pro tips on creating the perfect holiday cheese board
The fall and winter holidays are approaching, so you might find yourself wondering what to bring to parties. Writer Thalassa Skinner suggests reviving the art of the cheese...
A top somm is accused of sexual assault. Is the wine industry overdue for a reckoning?
The New York Times recently published a bombshell report by Julia Moskin that hit close to home for some Angelenos.