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  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    9 Fun Facts from 2014 Orange County Fair

    The OC Fair & Event Center released some fun facts the 23-day Orange County Fair that ended its run in Costa Mesa on Aug. 10.

  • Food

    June 12, 2014

    Where to Buy Ice Cream in OC this Summer

    Sprinkles, Frozen Cow Creamery and other ice cream places to explore and get headaches at this summer

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    We Eat It So You Don't Have To: Oreo-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies (And Others!)

    There's not much new you can do with cookies, but God help the good people at Nabisco -- they're trying. Less than a month ago, Nabisco felt the stirring desire for innovation -- a hunger, if you will. They set to task what I can only assume were a crack team of foodologists with their fingers on t ... More >>

  • Food

    August 8, 2013

    H2O Sushi & Izakaya Is Not for Sushi Snobs

    Hipster sushi at the Triangle in Costa Mesa

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2013

    How To Replicate Cream Pan's Strawberry Croissants With Costco Ingredients

    Did you hear about the crookie? It's basically a croissant with an Oreo cookie baked in it, the latest croissant Frankenstein monster to go viral after the insanity that followed the cronut. Well, world, you can have you cronuts and your crookies. I've already encountered the best form a croissant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2013

    This Week In Food: Watermelon Oreos, the Fullerton Food Truck Ban, and Our New Voice Places!

    Yes, it's time for another week in food. You know, that's the thing about weeks...they go in a circle. First off, Edwin visited Mitsuwa Marketplace in Costa Mesa and supped upon none other than beef tongue! Then he named the Blue Shelby at Ruby's Steamliner Lounge the Drink of the Week. He announce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Watermelon Oreos Now On Sale At Target For A Limited Time

    I was on board with the Birthday Cake Oreo. The Gingerbread Oreo was also a good idea. But until I try it, I think I'm still on the fence about Watermelon Oreos, the new limited-edition flavor Nabisco has introduced for the summer and exclusively at Target. The Watermelon Oreo has two-toned creme ... 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

    March 22, 2013

    This Week In Food: An Oreo Shotgun, the Sliders from Hell, and Fillin' Up Growlers

    Greetings, ladies and germs. It's that time again for your condensed food update, because you probably forgot about all of the awesome Stick a Fork In It blogs that you read earlier this week, right? Let me refresh your memory... First off, Edwin went to Four Sea, a Chinese restaurant in Irvine tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Man Creates Oreo Shotgun!

    What happens when a slingshot hobbyist and YouTube video maker named Joerg Sprav--who has an accent and a diabolical cackle of a James Bond villain--takes on the Oreo separation challenge that Nabisco commissioned a few scientists and inventors to undertake as projects a few weeks ago?Awesomeness, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Man Creates Oreo Creme Removal Machine

    Wanna see something completely pointless but utterly cool? A Portland man has spent an entire "0.04 years" perfecting an Oreo separator. David Neevel, who is apparently a physicist, has created the contraption using aluminum scraps, wood, a hatchet, a CNC router table and dental floss, to perform on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    They Exist: Gingerbread Oreos

    Holiday snacks are starting to creep up on store shelves, and we're particularly intrigued by this one. Nabisco has introduced Gingerbread Oreos, available for a limited time at Wal-Mart.  

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2012

    On The Line: Roy Hendrickson Of Zimzala, Part One

    Calm. That's the vibe we get from chef Roy Hendrickson. Perched in the Shorebreak Hotel, Zimzala's bustling exhibition kitchen is between both lounge and dining room. But for our interview, we converse at a quiet table in the back before lunch service. With experience that includes stints at Sam's S ... 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

    September 7, 2012

    Nabisco Introduces Candy Corn-Flavored Oreos

    Candy corn, the worst Halloween candy of all of ever, continues to be a thing. People seem to love eating what to me tastes like Peeps' poop-nuggets because according to the National Confectioner's Association, nearly 20 million pounds of the stuff is sold each year. 

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    Chicken Charlie to Debut "Pineapple Express" at OC Fair: Dishes That Don't Involve Massive Frying!

    Chicken Charlie already got props last week for his upcoming deep-fried cereal exploits. Yet that's not the only A-game he's bringing next month. Surprisingly, his other tasty delights involve fruit that isn't even fried. Inspired by a vacation in Hawaii, our new buddy set his sights on some Aloha m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    'Gay Pride Oreo' Prompts Sad Cookie Boycott

    In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, Oreo posted this rainbow confection on its Facebook page Monday night. "Proudly support love!" the description read. The cookie isn't real (diabetics, rejoice!), but the bold move by the Nabisco brand instantly got people talking and haters hatin.' Most of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Deep-Fried Cereal, Coming Soon To The OC Fair

    The OC Fair is around the corner (wahoo!) and that means only one thing--bring out the fat pants!  Chicken Charlie, SoCal's undisputed king of the deep fryer, will have a brand new artery-clogging offering: deep-fried cereal. Partakers choose from either Trix or Cinnamon Toast Crunch--both are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Mondolez: Kraft's New Name Makes For Good Jokes

    Have you heard about Kraft Foods' new name? It's spinning off into two publicly traded companies. The one that sells Oscar Meyer and Miracle Whip is staying as Kraft; but the other arm that's responsible for Oreos, Trident Gum and Fig Newtons will now be known as Mondolez. Gesundheit!And that's not ... 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

    April 18, 2012

    A Recap of 'Bites: A Raw Bar' at The Playground

    When I spent a day with The Playground gang a couple months ago for my cover story on chef Jason Quinn, I was in awe of the ideas that kept spewing out of the mouth of sous chef Frank DeLoach. He came up with a brilliant soft-shell crab and waffles dish, and later proposed they do something with a D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    And Now We Have the Birthday Cake Oreo

    ​March 6 marks the 100th birthday of Oreo, the cookie that made it socially acceptable to play with our food. To celebrate a century of being delicious, the brand is introducing a limited-edition Birthday Cake Oreo, which has a special birthday imprint on the chocolate wafer and sprinkles mix ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    G. Love On Working With the Avett Brothers for His New Album, Why Little Kids Rock, and His Special Hot Sauce

    ​Garrett Dutton (a.k.a. G. Love) is the front man for the hip-hop/blues/rock band G. Love and the Special Sauce.  The Philly native has spent the past year touring in support of his newest album, Fixin' to Die, which was produced by fellow rockers the Avett ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    On the Line: Carmina Casso of Ciao! Deli & Pizzeria, Part Two

    ​When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, it's time to visit bella Carmina Casso at Ciao! She reminisces about the day she felt liberated, as well as her Chi-town roots. The homespun wisdom actually starts in part one, but we give props for her brutal honesty in today's segment.Hardest le ... More >>

  • Food

    January 19, 2012

    Boiling Point Stinks Different

    The Irvine Taiwanese joint offers roiling hot pots with the malodorous delicacy called stinky tofus

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2011

    Tustin Avenue's Hidden Chippie

    Dave Lieberman​We're awash in great Vietnamese; Mexican food improves with every opening of a regional Mexican place determined to lift OC out of its carne asada rut; Chinese food has made Irvine, sleepy Irvine, a destination.But English? N . . . n . . . no. A bastion of fine, rough-hewn, stick-to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    On the Line: Gloria Mogollon of Franco's Pasta Cucina, Part One

    Photo by Meranda Carter​It will be soon be October, and while researching subjects, I was introduced to a sudden influx of female chefs. So we're unofficially dedicating this month to the ladies. And to kick it off, we seek the impossible: tasty Italian in a food court. Gloria Mogollon of Franco's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2011

    This is The Triple Double Oreo

    Oreo Facebook Page​​In today's episode of Food Made Bigger, we bring you the Triple Double Oreo, on shelves this week.    My writer's brain is still trying to figure out the math behind "triple double" (sounds like an ice skating spin), but just know that each has three layers of cook ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    Chicken Charlie's, Maker of Deep Fried Kool-Aid and The Krispy Kreme Sandwich, To Open OC Restaurant?

    Chicken Charlie's Facebook Page​Our arteries are quivering already. Chicken Charlie's, the county fair stand famous for its deep-fried wonders--s'mores, PB & J, Oreos, cheesecake, frog legs, cheeseburgers and Girl Scout cookies, just to name a mouthful--may become a brick-and-mortar resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    PHOTOS: The Food of the OC Fair

    Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly Click here to see more images from the OC Fair! ​The theme to this year's OC Fair? "Let's Eat!" Check out this slideshow of all the best eats of the 2011 OC Fair--giant ice cream cones, barbecue, chocolate-dipped everything, fried Oreos. . . and even sushi. Click her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    This Week in Food

    flickr user Adam Kuban​ Find out how Five Guys measures up to In-N-Out and more of what you missed this week in Stick a Fork In It after the jump!

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Nabisco Oreo SoftCookies

    Edwin GoeiName: Nabisco Oreo SoftCookies Origin: Japan Found at: Mitsuwa Marketplace, Costa Mesa Cost: $4.99 Ingredients: Wheat Flour, Canola & Palm Oil, Sugar, Lactose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Cocoa Powder, Trehalose, Skim Milk Powder, Corn Starch, Egg, Cacao Mass, Salt, Sorbitol, Leav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Chocolate Chip Fudge Cup at Sweet Jill's

    Jessica Ford​If you live anywhere in North OC, then you have probably stopped in Sweet Jill's on Second Street in Long Beach or Main Street in Seal Beach. Hell, if you've walked or driven anywhere within a mile of one of these little shops of heaven, the smell alone will have drawn you inexorably ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Gettin' Made: Bring on the Easter Candy!

    I'm not going to lie to you... as I was scouring Etsy looking for great examples of delicious Easter candy made by folks like you and me, I became obsessed with the bowl of candy that sits pretty much untouched in our kitchen. That bowl of candy now sits right next to me as I type. Because if there' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    This Week In Food

    Craig Medici​Have you ever seen a more productive and livelier week on Stick a Fork In It? I haven't decided whether this makes my job of recapping it all (while Grace is on vay-kay) easier or harder. Let's see, so Dave "Ubergeek" Lieberman started the week a whole bunch of food-based pran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2009

    Wacky Snacks: Rumba

    Edwin Goei​Name: Rumba - Chocolate Flavored Sandwich Cookies With Coconut Flavored FillingOrigin: ArgentinaFound at: Villa Roma, Laguna HillsCost: $2.99

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    OC Fair Food: Disgusting or Really Disgusting?

    The Orange County Fair, which in the past has served us bloomin' onions, smoking brisket, fried Spam, fried avocados, deep-fried Oreos, deep-fried cupcakes, deep-fried Snickers bars, deep-fried White Castle burgers, chili-cheese fries, pulled-pork sandwiches . . . pardon me a second: PADDLES! CLEAR! ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2009

    "This is why you're fat" Food Blog

    One of the hottest sites tagged on right now is the aptly named food blog called "This is why you're fat."  It only began this month, but so far it's got the momentum of a greasy chili dog racing through a fat man's digestive system.It's just a very simple format of pictures coupled w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    To Do This Weekend 12/19-12/22

    Toys For Tots show with Social Task; Loogie; Craic Haus, Friday at 8 p.m.Free entry into this Christmas concert requires bringing a toy. For the tots. Surf City Saloon, 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA; 714-963-7744Oreo Divas, Friday at 8:45 p.m.Soul, funk and R&B divas take the stage.Moz ... More >>

  • Food

    August 14, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 16, 2007

    All's Fair in Love and OC

    When it's the opening day of the Orange County Fair, you have plenty of time in traffic — an hour, in fact, just to get from Santa Ana to the fairgrounds — to realize just how poorly the 55 is designed. Immediately after some major road feeds into it, forcing a mass slowing as a new torrent of c ... More >>

  • Food

    July 5, 2007

    Building a Better Berry

    Pinkberry may be coming to town, but Yogurtland is already OCs fro-yo on the go

  • Film

    August 31, 2006

    Do Androids Dream of Electric Poetry Slams?

    Indie film fest presents madcap heiresses, poetic robots and Humboldt rockers

  • Food

    October 28, 2004


    Dads Donuts vs. Sugar N Spice: The Row-a at Balboa

  • Features

    July 25, 2002

    Sorry, Restaurants

    Negative reviews? Snot

  • Culture

    September 6, 2001
  • Food

    July 6, 2000

    Three-Hour Tour

    A Sams Seafood Escape

  • Food

    March 23, 2000
  • News

    March 16, 2000

    Supermarket Sweep stocks OC

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