Browsing Tags

Cassia

Sandwich Los Angeles

Mendocino Farms Lemongrass Chicken Sandwich (Food of the Week)

Charity doesn’t have any distinct flavor or aroma, and scientifically can’t make food taste better, but when paired with a dish or drink, can still have a powerful effect. For the last two weeks...
Pork San Diego

Top 10 Pork Dishes of 2017

Every Tuesday, the Dose of Vitamin P column celebrates my favorite pork dish from the previous week. I live in L.A. and was lucky enough to visit places like Paso Robles, Portland, Sacramento, San Diego,...
Meatballs Los Angeles

Cassia Pork Meatballs with Cashew Curry (Dose of Vitamin P)

At Cassia, the modern Southeast Asian brasserie from chef Bryant Ng, Kim Luu-Ng, Josh Loeb, and Zoe Nathan in Santa Monica, they ostensibly focus on Singaporean and Vietnamese flavors, but extend their sphere of...
Soda Los Angeles

Cassia Shinko Pear Soda (Drink of the Week)

Cassia, the seasonal Southeast Asian restaurant in Santa Monica from Bryant Ng, Kim Luu-Ng, Josh Loeb and Zoe Nathan, is pretty close to a sure thing. New dishes are hits, and pre-existing dishes are...
Asian Food Los Angeles

Cassia Grilled Beef Tripe (Food of the Week)

As much as I enjoyed The Spice Table, the late great Southeast Asian restaurant from Bryant Ng and Kim Luu-Ng in Little Tokyo, I enjoy the couple’s new Santa Monica restaurant with Josh Loeb...
Asian Food Los Angeles

My Regular Los Angeles Restaurants

I’m a food writer, which breaks down to two restaurant meals per day that are often driven by a pending assignment, or by an endless hunger for variety. That said, I occasionally get a...