Small plates from California chefs

Some selections from the highly-anticipated Planned Parenthood Food Fare in Los Angeles.

By FAYE LEVY, YAKIR LEVY
June 11, 2015 18:05
California chefs

Serving cheese puffs filled with goat cheese and pistou.. (photo credit: YAKIR LEVY)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

The annual Planned Parenthood Food Fare has been called one of Los Angeles’s most highly anticipated gastronomic events. For us, it was an opportunity to learn new ideas to incorporate into our home cooking.

Dishes inspired by Mediterranean cuisines were prominent. An Italian-inspired starter, prepared by Suzanne Goin, chef of Lucques, was ricotta crostini (appetizer toasts) topped with a fava bean and pea shoot salad and a mint-Meyer lemon salsa. Her light, refreshing chilled red pepper soup with basil, which gained a Middle Eastern accent from sumac, was a delicious complement to the rich crostini. (See recipe.)

Read More...

Related Content