Cap'n Crunch

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    The Best Restaurants in Orange County, 2014

    Well everyone, its that time of the year again. We've pondered ever so hard and have come up with a list of what we think are the best everything in Orange County. Now, for those of you who can't click over to the Best Of section of our website, or pick up a paper copy (Seriously though, they're glo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2013

    Snow Station To Open In Tustin With Free Gourmet Shaved Snow On June 8-9

    Who doesn't crave mound of honeydew-flavored shaved snow topped with rainbow jelly, mango popping boba balls, green tea mochi bits, Cap'n Crunch, Oreo cookies and fresh strawberries, all smothered in condensed milk? Snow Station, a shop specializing in Taiwanese-style shaved snow (it's like shaved ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    On The Line: David Hall Of Urban Kitchen Grill & Wine Bar, Part One

    Our initial impression of Foothill Ranch was that it was like Philips Ranch--a neighborhood hidden in the shadow of its Pomona. We learned it was actually more like its own city (while technically part of Lake Forest) in need of high-end cuisine. Cue Urban Kitchen's debut between a Wahoo's and Starb ... More >>

  • Food

    September 13, 2012

    Hooray for Stacks Pancake House!

    [Hole In the Wall] This Dana Point breakfast spot inspires lines worthy of a club

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    Chow Ciao! Q & A With Fabio Viviani

    Our weekly On the Line chef interviews are typically relaxed. There's small talk, sometimes we share a meal, but we can always count on them to be full of anecdotes and candor for the hour or so we spend with them. Celebrity chef interviews are more tricky. Our time is cut to less than 10 minutes, l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Does Starbucks Have a Secret Menu?

    Starbucks, according to several sources, may have a secret menu where one can conceivably order items with code names such as "Captain Crunch" and "Oreo Frappuccino." These drinks don't necessarily contain those ingredients, and are often just rejiggered recipes of their normal drinks with a few of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    Rogue's Tribute to Voodoo Doughnut: Bacon Maple Ale

     ​The Rogue Ale Brewery of Newport, Oregon has created a trifecta of culinary trendiness: Voodoo Doughnut Bacon Maple Ale. The concept works on so many levels: Gourmet donuts are en vogue, and Rogue paired with Voodoo Doughnut, the granddaddy of hip donuts. They have fun varieties such as the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2011

    Leatherby's Cafe Rouge Does "Blue" Food for Blue Man Group

    ​We don't usually write posts on what any one restaurant has on special menus, because if we did, we'd end up doing it all the time. That is, of course, unless we feel like it, especially when the restaurant figures out a way to tie-in said meals to something interesting like the upcoming Blue Man ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    Angels Desperately Need to Defeat the Evil Empire Yankees--For You, Me and America

    Would be nice if that could be true, at least for this weekend.​The Angels are getting hot!They're fading!They're on the heels of the Rangers!They can't win a game!They're back in the chase!(Make up your damn mind, Scioscia--are your boys making the playoffs or not?!)This up-and-down push toward t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Rumors of Cap'n Crunch's Death Greatly Exaggerated by FOX News

    Flickr user israelavila​You wanna hate FOX News even more? Two days ago, they published a story under the headline "Food Police Kill Cap'n Crunch." It wasn't even original reporting, though, but rather a HuffPo-esque news-aggregator blurb that printed a story from AOL's DailyFinance blog. That sto ... More >>

  • News

    June 10, 2010

    Cowboy Down

    Rob Krentz's Family Talks About the Life and Death of the Murdered Arizona Rancher

  • Features

    June 12, 2008
  • Food

    August 17, 2006

    An Ode to Cereal

    The taste of second grade

  • Music

    December 2, 1999

    Notes on a Bloodstained Band Flier

    Samiam/Farside/Shades Apart/Jesse & the Rockers
    Chain Reaction
    Wednesday, Nov. 17