Tag Archives: Corned beef

• Happy St. Paddy’s Day! Tracing the origin of green beer

Happy St. Paddy’s Day! Tracing the origin of green beer

It’s funny — Google “St. Patrick’s Day” and “green beer” and just like that, links to dozens of recipes, videos too, appear. Search instead for the origin of this now-prolific holiday tradition and the applicant pool narrows significantly. And even then, a glance at some of the most promising headlines leave you empty-handed, more often than not, […]

• Cocktails & Gluten Free Matzo Brei. How LA. Thanks Canter’s.

Cocktails & Gluten Free Matzo Brei. How LA. Thanks Canter’s.

Jacqueline Canter took a moment to think about it: What would her grandmother say about how the menu at Canter’s, the family’s celebrated delicatessen, has changed over the decades? “Meshuga,” she finally said, smiling. Yiddish for “crazy.” The deli, which opened in Boyle Heights in 1931 and moved to its current location in the Fairfax […]