gourmet fries

Why French Fries are Better Than Relationships – Part 2

Most of the intense happiness we will ever feel in life will result from the people around us. The same goes for the deepest sadness. It’s just the way it is, and, quite frankly, it’s beautiful. No matter how solitary we may be by nature, we need people. We need their presence, their conversation, their… read more

Long live the french fry: Food trends for you and me

Food trends come and go. But whatever your stance on avocado toast or chia seeds, you have to agree that the french fry is here to stay. And, there is no arguing that Los Angeles has long been an epicenter for great food, and great food trends, for more than 100 years. So, what makes… read more

The L.A. Historic Core: cultural and cutting edge food history

Before Fry Madness showed up on the scene in July, 2017, the L.A Historic Core had been the center of cultural change in the west for a long time. After World War II, the area began a revolution and revitalization that, while it has ebbed and flowed, continues today.   While we’re pretty sure that… read more

What To Do In The Historic Core – September 2017

Each month, Fry Madness publishes our guide to the best things to do in the Los Angeles Historic Core and surrounding areas. Of course, we’re a little biased about how great the Historic Core is, given that we’re located smack dab in the middle of it. Here’s your September 2017 guide to what to do… read more

Gourmet Fast Food, French Fries Around The World

Long before we got creative with fries here at Fry Madness and started mouths watering with our sweet, savory and spicy potato dishes, the potato has been a source of fried goodness across the world. Chips, fries, frites, hot chips, wedges, or papas fritas. Whatever you call them, modernday fries will always be a worldwide… read more

How Night Owls Rule the World – Part 2

It’s good to have a mission in life. It imbues everyday events with a purpose. It gives you something to reach for. It might even require you to wear a costume if your mission is fighting crime. If that’s the case, just make sure the pants don’t ride up. There’s nothing worse than fighting off… read more