Tag: Food

It’s Come to This: The Lazy Hunter Podcast

Late last year, I was hanging out with Greg Nagel, OC Weekly‘s resident beer, food, and cocktail writer. This is a normal occurrence. We’re professional colleagues now, but we’re also old college friends that have known each other for nearly 30 years. I’m sure our teenage selves would have laughed at the sheer implausibility of

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The Start of Something Cool – Fork & Glass

If you visit my site with any amount of frequency, you probably know I contribute to a wide range of publications. If you do, it’s because I have a tendency to share my handiwork here, possibly in some vain attempt to convince you I’m not a hack. Hopefully, my nefarious strategy has worked, and will

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Pod People

I’m now a pod person. No, not the Donald Sutherland kind. Somehow, I was invited to be a guest on the podcast “I Know But.” I jumped on the chance for two reasons. First off, the podcast’s co-hosts Jeffrey Fliegler and Niyaz Pirani are total stand-up guys, and I’d hang out with either even if

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The Fin-ish Line

“Eat the fin!” I get this implore from a friend of mine, after he catches me staring down what’s left of the broiled whole squid we’ve ordered from Tokyo Table, a sprawling itzakaya joint in Orange County’s mega-planned community of Irvine. The rings and tentacles have long been dispatched, leaving only a fleshy triangle as

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