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Now that we've all concluded our obligatory New Year's juice cleanse, it's time to power up with some serious refueling! And, is there any better way to tackle a major hankering for carbs than with a heaping bowl of fresh pasta, dripping with extra sauce? We didn't think so.
While there's no shortage of noodles on the majority of L.A. menus, there are definitely some dishes that stand prouder — and more delicious — than the rest. Which is why we're delivering you this lineup of 10 perfect pasta plates, found at some of Lala's finest establishments. From the classic spaghetti-and-meatball platter to the fancier egg-topped ravioli or the (gasp!) vegan mac and cheese, this caloric Candy Land is irresistible. Just mangia your way through our mouthwatering roundup and get ready to request those extra napkins.
January may be wrapping up, but it's certainly not warming up. Mother Nature still has plenty of steam — or, rather, sub-zero-degree air blasts — left. Our fellow Northeast dwellers know what we're talking about: cold fronts, blizzards, and ice storms galore. You surely have a coat and a pair of boots at the ready, but read
UPDATE: Lupita's done it again. The actress took the stage at last night's SAG Awards to present alongside Jared Leto, and she did so in her show-stopping specs. While male hairdressing occupied our attention last awards season (let's not forget when Leto himself pioneered the epic Man Bun Movement of 2014), this year has read