clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Birch's Massive Pork Shank Is an Epic Meat Dish Worth Sharing in Hollywood

New, 2 comments

It looks simple but it's a three day preparation.

Birch has been one of this year's sleeper hits, a fine restaurant in Hollywood that serves up a blend of British and globally-inspired flavors. For one of chef Brendan Collins's larger format plates, he's opted for a huge pork shank. Sure, the platter gets served almost like a Korean-style ssam or a Vietnamese feast, but the flavors are grounded in solid cooking. Here now, a rundown on this meat-heavy dish, and the process it takes to get to the table. See the gallery above and the descriptions below each photo for more on this dish.

Birch

1634 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 (323) 960-3369 Visit Website

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the Eater Los Angeles newsletter

The freshest news from the local food world