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A Holiday Treat: Nantucket Bay Scallops with Sea Urchin, Finger Limes, Tobiko, Shiso and Yuzu Ponzu

What better time for a luxurious treat than the holidays? This dish brought together flavors of Japan and Australia with fresh seafood from the United States to be part a sweetly decadent Christmas Eve tradition from Italy. It would work […]

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Roberta’s Pizza – Part 1: Dinner

One can’t be all things to all people, but can one be many things to many people?  Usually, when someone tries to do just that, it comes out as not much of anything to anyone. However, in very rare instances, […]

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Appreciating Providence

 There aren’t too many truly fine dining restaurants left in Los Angeles or anywhere else in the country for that matter.  For a variety of reasons, the restaurant industry across the United States has largely moved away from a fine […]

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Finger Limes

I first noticed these wonderful little Australian citrus fruits in L.A. in early December. They appeared in dishes at a Wolvesmouth dinner, in cocktails at The Library Bar at The Roosevelt Hollywood Hotel and again at Providence, all to […]

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