Best cookbooks to get you inspired at home

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Now Serving bookstore in Far East Plaza. Photo courtesy of Now Serving

Nestled into a tiny corner of Far East Plaza in Los Angeles’ Chinatown, the city’s only cookbook store is a mecca for the culinary industry. Former chef Ken Concepcion owns Now Serving with his wife. Concepion offers his recommendations of the best cookbooks to use during lockdown.


Evan Kleiman

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