requirements: cute, casual and affordable for 15-18 attendees. we'd like to limit the location to Loz Feliz on the west and Pasadena on the east. nothing crazy-ecclectic, just simple and reliable good food. any suggestions are greatly appreciated!
Here's the ultimate, savory weeknight meal for your family. Extra-lean ground beef (which sometimes cooks up dry) works well here because it's combined with marinara to keep it moist.
Smoky-Sweet BBQ Beef Short Ribs
Beef ribs can stand up to strong flavors. Here, a spicy-sweet rub with chili powder, cumin, cayenne, garlic, and brown sugar coats the meat, which is roasted to tenderness. Finishing on the grill with a smoky chipotle barbecue sauce ensures the meat gets a nice char and the sauce lacquers. Read more.