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3 Valley chefs offer intimate looks at their home kitchens.

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Academy Awards: Oscar-Worthy Baked Sweets

BIG SUGAR BAKE SHOP This Studio City sweet shop is baking "best picture" cupcakes ($3.95), sparkly statue and star sugar shortbread cookies ($2.25), award-winning mini-cupcakes sold in packs of 12 ($18) and a red velvet layer cake with golden sparkle (6-inch, $40 and 9-inch, $65). Pre-ordering is a must. bigsugarbakeshop.com BUTTERCELLI Oscar highlights from this organic bakery in Sherman Oaks includes a […]

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5 Things You Should Order From Loteria Grill in Studio City

We’ll admit it, the two-story strip mall at Laurel Canyon and Ventura, as known as Laurel Promenade, doesn’t first come to mind when thinking about dining.  First, it’s a dominating structure at one of the busiest intersections in the valley.  Second, the seemingly sparse parking is, well, daunting.  This week, however, we decided to venture […]

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