Lucques' annual Cassoulet night is coming up, so I was wondering where else in LA one can gout un bon cassoulet. Alas, Le Saint Amour seems to be no more, so what other French-ish bistro or brasserie might carry it?
Sometimes a weeknight calls for a warm, hearty chicken recipe – and this Cajun Chicken Cassoulet is up for the challenge. A beautiful blend of Cajun flavors, juicy chicken thighs, and colorful vegetables, this cassoulet is a reader favorite.
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.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy
A roasted boneless leg of lamb makes an impressive centerpiece for your table, but this recipe is easy enough to pull off any time. A classic gremolata perfumes the lamb; the mixture of garlic, lemon, and parsley holds its own against the strong flavor of the meat. Read more.