Apr 29, 2012

Remembering the LA riot...20 years later.
A dark time to be in sunny southern Californian.
" I could see pockets of dark burning smokes rising from my apartment window on Abbot Kinney in Venice."

Apr 20, 2012

North End Grill
Battery Park City

delicious appetizers

chef Floyd Cardoz

cooler... gin, cucumber, cilantro, green chili, lime

        grilled lamb liver  & green chickpeas             
 pork belly & fried oyster

pumpkin crab soup

foie gras with rhubarb tangerine preserve

grilled octopus with lentil & olive

baby lamb with chickpeas & preserved lemon


Apr 17, 2012


additional army of one on Nov. 2 & Aug.6, 2010 posts

Apr 10, 2012

 Torrance, CA

uni 2 ways

grilled chicken wings               grilled octopus

delicious homemade pickles

omakase sushi, just right.

Apr 9, 2012

a quick getaway to Rancho Palos Verdes,
southern California

Terranea Resort


at night by the fire