EatDrinkFilms #98 – It’s a wrap.

Dear Friends, There’s an art to writing well – about food, film, or anything else that sparks a person’s passion. For Jonathan Gold, it’s the cafes, restaurants and food trucks, the sights, sounds and people of Los Angeles that inspire. The only food critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, the popular writer serves as the […]

Feast on Gold; he’s the real thing

by Patricia Unterman [Read Gaetano Kazuo Maida’s review here.] There aren’t very many of us who actually have worked as food critics for print publications. I did it for 15 years at the San Francisco Chronicle and for about 15 more at the San Francisco Examiner. Way back when I started, no editorial wall stood […]

Jonathan Gold is a Verb

by Gaetano Kazuo Maida [Read Patricia Unterman’s review here.] Actress Mindy Kaling (The Office) once famously tweeted: “One slice of pizza in the Hollywood area? Don’t Jonathan Gold me and tell me to go to the San Gabriel Valley goddammit ….”

May 3, 2014 – March 24, 2015

EatDrinkFilms.com #98 That’s a wrap. Dear Friends, There’s an art to writing well – about food, film, or anything else that sparks a person’s passion. For Jonathan Gold, it’s the cafes, restaurants and food trucks, the sights, sounds and people of Los Angeles that inspire. The only food critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, the […]

The Wild Salmon Breach

A film review by Patricia Unterman Did you see the recent news that the FDA approved genetically modified salmon (called “Frankenfish” by critics) for human consumption?  While major retailers like Target and Costco have vowed to not carry GMO salmon, this announcement sharply brings into the spotlight once again the need to illuminate the message […]