Since its 2015 opening in the guarded back room of the Normandie Club, the Walker Inn’s thematic drink menus have become the stuff of booze-based legend. Fog swirled over the rims of glasses during a PCH-inspired omakase; a Wet Hot American Summer menu offered graham cracker-washed bourbon with a side of marshmallows; and during the holidays, Christmas villains always got their due with Grinch- and Bad Santa-derived cocktails.
Perhaps you’ve seen Michelin-starred chef Daniel Humm’s NoMad truck rolling across L.A. for the last year or so, and if you’re lucky, you’ve been fortunate enough to bite into its signature truffled chicken burger. It was an exciting first taste of NYC’s NoMad, an ambitious, world-renowned hotel filled with a restaurant and a bar just as internationally acclaimed. But it was only a taste compared to what’s coming soon.
Christina TosiBirthday-cake truffles, cookies, crack pie and cereal-milk soft serve are heading our way, as soon as Christina Tosi’s Milk Bar opens its largest location yet: a 4,000-square-foot bakery, cooking school and retail operation. Milk Bar, 7150 MelroseAve (milkbarstore.com). Opens Feb/Mar. David ChangForget the ramen. Early this year, David Chang of Momofuku fame launches his first Los Angeles restaurant, and it will be unlike any of his previous concepts.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".