Question: What happens when the small plates phenomenon catches on across America? Answer: The craze extends far beyond the reach of Spanish tapas restaurants, and into national chains like California Pizza Kitchen. This month, the casual dining spot unveiled a new menu, Small Cravings, with seven modestly sized (and priced) snacks to choose from. Anywhere from $4.50 to $7 can get you a moderate portion of buffalo chicken, fried artichoke hearts, a wedge salad, and ravioli. But how did they fare? We put them to the test. Read on for our favorites.
Feb 19 2010 - 5:50am