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Mexican Food: ¿Que Es? HIT : 110

What do you mean there’s smut in my quesadilla?Huitlacoche, or corn smut, is a harmless (to us) plant fungus that has a robust, nutty taste. Nicknamed the “Mexican truffle,” it’s considered a delicacy and shows up in all sorts of dishes.  Are flour tortillas only for Tex-Mex?Are you using them to wrap up your sizzling fajitas […]
DATE: 3/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
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Mexican Food: Spanglicious HIT : 209

Photograph byLisa Romerein EastsideWe’ve seen dogs smaller than the over-the-top burrito mutations at El Tepeyac Café (812 N. Evergreen Ave., East L.A., 323-268-1960). Weighing only slightly less than a Labrador retriever, the Hollenbeck is legendary. The flamboyant decor at El Conquistador (3701 W. Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake, 323-666-5136) changes with the seasons. Fishbowl-size margaritas at […]
DATE: 3/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
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The Sister and the Lifers HIT : 214

Father Greg Boyle famously reaches out to gangbangers. Few know Sister Mary Sean Hodges, but her ministry is just as critical—helping men sentenced to life terms reenter the world
DATE: 2/22/2017 12:00:00 AM
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Enchanted Aisles HIT : 632

A man named Joe Coulombe purchased a string of six convenience stores named Pronto and reshaped them into a grocery business that would become the city’s most influential food provider. His early experiments at the new Trader Joe’s were fitful: He sold Bible bread for 69 cents and Playboy at 10 percent off; he developed […]
DATE: 3/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
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