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Gum Arabic, where to buy?

by Sgee 3 years ago

Does anyone know where I can procure small quantities of gum Arabic locally to make some syrup de gomme? Thanks

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JackSmith55 commented 2 hours ago

Pancakes/Waffles/French Toast/Crepes

by aliris 2 months ago

Hi yall, Is it time to update this excellent investigation of pancakes, etc, in LA? https://www.chowhound.com/post/p...

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almcmordie commented 6 hours ago

Where can I find just plain chicken stock?

by chowchow12345678 5 years ago

No one seems to sell chicken stock or broth without several other ingredients. I'd rather not have to make it.

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ferret commented 7 hours ago

Velvet Shrimp

by IcemanLA 24 days ago

A while ago I asked if anyone knew of a Chinese restaurant that served this Velvet Shrimp dish. It is made with egg w...

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MGParker commented 9 hours ago

Foreign Candy Near Santa Monica

by GoldfishHero 4 days ago

I'm looking for a specific South African candy called Peppermint Crisp for a gift. Anyone know of a specialty shop or...

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maccrogenoff commented 23 hours ago

Lunch near SNA/John Wayne Airport/OC? Vietnamese?

by catchick 12 days ago

I'm looking for a restaurant near-ish to SNA to take out-of-towners. Good food, hole-in-the-wall strip mall is fine....

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jblee commented 1 day ago

How much Carne Asada Meat should I get for 1000 tacos?

by aleshag 14 days ago

I am helping a friend out for a party tomorrow night, we are only making a thousand tacos for 4-500 people. How much ...

madcoweater commented 1 day ago

Looking for chilaquiles

by orythedog 20 days ago

I really used to enjoy the chiliquiles at the diner that lost their lease in that bowling alley on Venice blvd. Searc...

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jzalvidea commented 2 days ago

Chorizo

by George 10 years ago

I want to buy a great chorizo sausage. Where is the best? I'm prefering dried, for slicing. But cooking with cho...

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Dukesmotoelectric commented 3 days ago

Frozen custard in LA?

by PlatypusJ 10 years ago

I'm from St. Louis, MO, and summertime always triggers my craving for Ted Drew's frozen custard. Ted Drew's uses hon...

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Feed_me commented 3 days ago

Great American Food & Beverage Co. (L.A.) - Who Remembers?

by tayres 1 year ago

Something got me to thinking about a place I went to long ago, The Great American Food & Beverage Company. It was so...

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noradragoo commented 4 days ago

Where can I buy English style hard cider in LA?

by french roast 8 years ago

I just got back from a trip to London. I drank a considerable amount of a wonderful drink known as "cider" to them, b...

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Marc0B1 commented 7 days ago

spinich crepes - remember The Magic Pan?

by Elizabeth Bennett Darcy 11 years ago

Remember the chain of crepe restaurants called The Magic Pan? Nana used to take me to the one in Beverly Hills & I'd ...

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cvcarlson commented 11 days ago

Frying Lobster at Asian Market

by rhgindc 17 days ago

Many of the Asian Markets (eg, 99 Ranch, Shun Fat, etc) will fry up their fresh fish for your on the spot at no extra...

Borderbumble commented 13 days ago

Organic chipotle powder

by blustery 15 days ago

I am going to make chipotle cream and the recipe says to use chipotle powder. Can anyone recommend a really good org...

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blustery commented 13 days ago

Unagi/eel without kabayaki?

by rocklocksock 2 months ago

I had a special unagi/fresh water eel dish prepared years ago at the Thousand Cranes sushi bar at New Otani. The sush...

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hbkawachi commented 14 days ago

Lucky Boy in Pasadena: Can it be? Too much bacon?

by kiwi 11 years ago

Lucky Boy is greasy spoon right across the street from the Trader Joe's on Arroyo Pkwy in Pasadena. It's been mentio...

SIMIHOUND commented 16 days ago

Truly excellent Mexican-American/Cal-Mex restaurants in the LA area?

by freshfigs 4 years ago

Apologies in advance if this topic has been discussed in the past: Are there any Mexican-American (as opposed to h...

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freshfigs commented 18 days ago

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Fried oysters semi-fancy place

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by roz music 18 days ago

have to have fried oysters for a nice lunch or dinner in LA... 8 guests for a pre Mother's day party and the lady ...