Mandoline Grill

Food trucks in L.A are a regular sight, and personally, I am a huge fan of sampling out new food trucks as much as I can (the sight of a new truck makes me hungry). Luckily, I happen to live in a neighborhood where many trucks regularly make stops.

However, there is one truck that has always eluded me in the past; the Mandoline Grill truck. Word on the street has it that this red truck serves the best Vietnamese food in L.A.

Last Monday, as I was pondering where to have lunch, I caught a red truck out of the corner of my eye and was pleasantly surprised to see the Mandoline Grill logo on the side.…

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Burger Kitchen: All I Can Say Is “Oy”

Boutique, gourmet burger joints are opening with greater regularity across the country. Burger Kitchen in Beverly Grove (8048 West 3rd Street, midtown Los Angeles) is the latest promising a unique, artisanal take on the benchmark of standard American fare, the hamburger. And, like with so many others, it fails to offer anything uniquely enjoyable to distance itself from the already crowded field.

There is some variety to be said for the father-and-son (Alan and Daniel Saffron) owned restaurant’s set of burgers (22 different variations on the menu, not to mention the build-your-own option).

Such ambition can easily backfire when one’s flagship meal is a sandwich that often works best when it’s kept simple. Despite that reservation, I gave Burger Kitchen an honest try.…

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Another Shaved Ice Truck To Debut

Fresh and tasty ice cream is a must-have during the warmer seasons, whether you are home or abroad. If you are from Hawaii, you know what this means.

Even though Shaved Ice Cream is not available everywhere, it is a must taste while visiting Hawaii or anywhere else in the USA. Wondering what Shaved Ice Cream is?

Shaved Ice Cream looks as delicious as it sounds to be. With enticing colors and a wide variety of flavors, this famous Hawaiian style dessert is the best shot for those who are looking for something new and refreshing.

If you think this is just another cup filled with shredded ice and colorful syrup you are mistaken. Shaved Ice Cream done right provides people the chance to have a flavor-rich experience, especially when adding extras such as condensed milk and vanilla ice cream. Mix and match all you want; this perfect treat is …

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