Photo: Sumo mandarin hybrid (David Karp)
The Mandarin Boom, Monocropping vs. Cacao, Chefs with Issues
From this Episode:
The curious case of California's mandarin boom
Florida may have an orange on its license plate but California has taken over the mandarin orange market. Popular pomologist David Karp — yes, you may know him as the...
14 min, 24 sec
There will be blood… oranges
Love it or hate it, Valentine's Day is Sunday. This year might we recommend a seasonal cocktail to sip with your valentine? At the Santa Monica Farmers' Marke t, The...
6 min, 55 sec
Monocrops vs. chocolate and beer
Now that we've got you covered for the weekend's cocktails, let's move onto another important Valentine's Day tradition: the chocolate exchange. It may surprise you to learn...
7 min, 58 sec
Try abalone dumplings and fried-chicken knees at Grand Harbor
Lunar New Year celebrations are in full swing in LA. If you're in the mood for a serious Hong Kong-style feast — we're talking steamed baby abalone dumplings and deep-fried...
7 min, 51 sec
Grill paiche like the Godfather of Peruvian Cuisine
The man behind the restaurants Mo-Chica, Picca and Paiche has added a cookbook to his resume. Ricardo Zarate 's The Fire of Peru: Recipes and Stories from My Peruvian...
7 min, 53 sec