Good Food

Good Food

Evan Kleiman's taste of life, culture and the human species.

A dispatch from the Iowa State Fair, where presidential candidates stuffed their faces with assorted foods on a stick.

Sonoratown looks to defend its crown in this year’s tournament. Sohui Kim is your guide to building a Korean pantry at home, and Jet and Ali Tila are improving on the classics.

KCRW and Gustavo’s Great Tortilla Tournament makes its triumphant return. An LA writer is working to preserve Salvadoran recipes and history.

Director Lulu Wang uses food as a storytelling device in “The Farewell.” A Southern California couple embarks on a journey to become sustainable farmers.

There’s a Jonathan Gold-sized hole in the heart of Los Angeles.

Amy Scattergood of the LA Times remembers her partnership with Jonathan Gold, one year after his passing. Eater releases its Best New Restaurants list.

Serious Eats founder Ed Levine looks back on the Wild West days of the food media business. Grace Young can be your wok therapist.

David Gelb tells the human stories of Asia’s street food vendors in his latest show for Netflix. The legendary Madhur Jaffrey says the Instant Pot is your friend.