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RECIPES APPETIZERS & SNACKS MAIN DISHES SIDE DISHES SOUPS SALADS MAIN DISHES HOMEMADE SUSHI: TIPS, TRICKS, AND TOPPINGS! Jump to Recipe An easy-to-follow homemade sushi tutorial with lots of tips, tricks, and photos to help you roll like a pro along with sushi roll and sauce recipes galore! It’s about time, right?! HOMEMADE SUSHI: TIPS, […]


  Simple pleasures, right? Growing up in LA, sushi, next to tacos and perhaps, to a lesser extent, the French Dip, is our culinary mascot. The best sushi is scattered across Little Tokyo, Sawtelle, and the valley, with a lot of mediocre rolls in between. Everyone focusses on the fish when it comes to what […]

Do You Know Your Tsukemono? A Guide to Japanese Pickles

Do You Know Your Tsukemono? A Guide to Japanese Pickles MIKI KAWASAKI 14 Published: June 6, 2014 Last Updated: October 10, 2019 A collection of Japanese pickles. [Photographs: Miki Kawasaki] It’s often said that a Japanese meal is built around three core foods: rice, soup, and pickles. Rice, plain and filling, is the main staple, so significant to […]


STRAWBERRY JALAPEÑO SALSA Posted on May 26, 2013 Pinterest Facebook Twitter Yummly Strawberry Jalapeño Salsa ~ juicy strawberries tossed with lime, cilantro and finely minced red onion, with the added kick of jalapeño.  Serve this healthy salsa with fish, tacos, chicken, steak, or just scoop it up with chips for the ultimate spring and summer appetizer! […]


SKINNY MICROWAVE JALAPEÑO POTATO CHIPS Posted on May 15, 2016 Pinterest Facebook Twitter Yummly   Skinny microwave jalapeño potato chips might just be the perfect healthy snack — crispy, low fat, and low calorie, with just enough heat to make it interesting… Microwave potato chips are now officially a series here at tvfgi, with this fiery […]


JALAPEÑO CHEESECAKE Lyndsay Burginger JALAPEÑO CHEESECAKE   Prep Time: 30 minutes | Cook Time: 60 minutes INGREDIENTS For the Crust 35 ritz crackers 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 4 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled 3 T melted butter For the Filling 3 8-oz packages cream cheese, softened 7 jalapeños, deseeded and chopped finely 1/2 cup sugar 3 eggs 1/4 cup sour cream For the Topping 1 cup sour cream 2 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp sugar 6 bacon, cooked […]

Dill Pickle Pizza Anyone?

The Internet Remained Calm About This Dill Pickle Pizza. Just Kidding. Honestly, it sounds great. BY SARAH RENSE SEP 24, 2018 FACEBOOK The Internet is mad at a pizza. The pizza in question is a dill pickle pie from Rhino’s Pizzeria in upstate New York. The crust is covered in homemade garlic sauce instead of marinara, […]


MALO’S BEEF AND PICKLE TACOS There’s a place in Los Angeles where you can drink feisty margaritas made by half-rude actor/bartenders, munch on half-bad chips and salsa, and watch awkward Tinder dates buzz around you.  It’s happy hour, half-dark at your table, and there is tequila, so… most anything is tolerable. The bright spot, the […]

The Greatest Tacos Ever Sold

The Greatest Tacos Ever Sold They’re wrapped in yellow-corn or white-flour tortillas. They’re filled with beef, chicken, pork—even octopus. They’re topped with everything from fresh tomatoes to jalapeño relish. But of the hundreds of combinations we tasted, only one could rank as the best in the state. Are you ready to get your picadillo on? […]