When I lived in Japan I used to go to a chain called MK that had all-you-can-eat shabu shabu for a very cheap price. It was time limited to 1 hour but you could order anything on the menu. Has anyone heard of anything like that in the LA/OC area?
Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab.
Now you can have your brunch cocktail and eat it, too, with Justin Warner's Mojito Pancakes.
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.