Category Archives: Crab

Yum Cha Dim Sum Parlor, Chicago IL

Yum Cha Chili Oil, Spicy Mustard, Hoisin Crab ‘Rangoon’ Har Gow Foie Gras Egg Custard Tarts Xiao Long Bao BBQ Pork Buns Creamy Chicken Bun Egg Yolk Fried Sweet Potatoes Fried Taro and Pork Peking Duck with Truffled Gravy Walnut … Continue reading

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Gordon Ramsay Plane Food, London UK

Gordon Ramsay Plane Food Cereal Bread, White Roll, English Butter Hand Picked Cornish Crab on Toast Duck Breast, Confit Leg, Wild Cherries, Pan Jus Double Cooked Chips Originally scheduled to fly out of Gatwick only to receive a text message … Continue reading

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St. John Bar and Restaurant, London UK

St. John Bar and Restaurant Wheat and White Sourdough with Local Butter Brown Crab Meat on Toast Foie Gras with Grilled Bread Welsh Rarebit Bloodcake and Fried Egg   Half Dozen Madelines Bread Pudding and Butterscotch with Salted Caramel Ice … Continue reading

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Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, London UK

Restaurant Gordon Ramsay Alain Milliat Apricot Nectar Sourdough, Onion Bacon Brioche, Pretzel, Oatmeal Rye Bread and Bordier Butter Baby Radish, Heirloom Tomato, Chive, and Tomato Consommé Pressed Foie Gras with Green Apples, Turnips, Watercress, Smoked Duck, Brioche Baton Ravioli of … Continue reading

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The Fat Duck, Bray UK

The Fat Duck BEETROOT – Horseradish Cream NITRO POACHED APERITIFS – Vodka and Lime Sour, Campari Prosecco Blood Orange, Tequila and Grapefruit RED CABBAGE GAZPACHO – Pommery Grain Mustard Ice Cream JELLY OF QUAIL, CRAYFISH CREAM – Chicken Liver Parfait, … Continue reading

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Sketch, London UK

Sketch Black Croque – Squid Ink Bread, Mozzarella, Basil Oil, Tomato, Courgette Aged Comte Gougeres with Purple Cabbage Jam Foie Gras Terrine with Rhubarb Jam and Grilled Bread Pierre Gagnaire’s Sauternes – Sauternes Domaine Clos le Comte, Angostura 1824 Rum, … Continue reading

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R&G Lounge, San Francisco CA

R&G Lounge Hot Tea Salt and Pepper Crab Egg Custard with Mussels   Peking Duck Walnut Shrimp Cold Plate – Ham, Vegetarian Goose Cold Plate – Borurbon Squab Frequently featured in articles referencing the “Best of the Bay” but always … Continue reading

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Bacchanal Buffet, Las Vegas NV

Bacchanal Buffet Coffee / Champagne / Ice Water Shu Mai / Har Gow / BBQ Pork Bun / Custard Bao / Taro Bao / Roast Duck / Roast Pork Chicken and Waffles / French Toast with Whipped Cream, Bananas, Caramel … Continue reading

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Fountains Brunch at Jasmine, Las Vegas NV

Jasmine Welcome Platter – Apricot/Blueberry/Strawberry Jam, Compressed Melon Skewers, Blueberry Danish, Chocolate Muffin, Banana Muffin, Pain Au Chocolate, Butter Croissant Coffee Sui Mai/Har Gao/Char Siew Bao/Peking Duck Bao American Caviar, Buckwheat Waffle, Chive Crème Fraiche/ Tuna Poke with Mango in … Continue reading

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Hugo’s Cellar, Las Vegas NV

Hugo’s Cellar Tom Collins and a Gin-Lemon-Seven Butter Rose, White Roll, Cheese Lavosh, Whole Grain Roll Escargot en Croute – Six plump escargots sautéed in shallots, garlic, burgundy wine, fine herbs with a puff pastry topping Tableside Salad – Romaine, … Continue reading

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Cathay House Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Cathay House Restaurant XLB Shu Mai Steamed BBQ Pork Buns Lobster Special with Ginger Noodles Egg Custard Tarts   Baked Egg Yolk Buns Baked BBQ Pork Buns Crispy Garlic Smelt Baked Coconut Buns Crispy Duck Sticky Pork Ribs Shrimp and … Continue reading

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Stephan Pyles, Dallas TX

Stephan Pyles 2012 Sauternes Blue corn muffin, Buttermilk biscuit, Cheddar Focacia, Butter Roll, Salted Butter Cauliflower Soup with Chili Oil Nova Scotia Halibut, Tamale Tart, Roast Garlic Custard, Crab, Tomato Sauce Agave Seared Foie Gras, Foie Gras “Clementine,” Mascarpone Polenta … Continue reading

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Wing Lei, Las Vegas NV

Wing Lei         Dim Sum: Shark Fin Dumpling, Pork Dumpling, Lobster Dumpling, Steamed Pork Bun, Scallop Custard, Har Gow, XLB, Tea Smoked Duck, Soy Chicken, Baked Pork Bun, Shrimp Balls, Egg Custard, Azuki Bean Sesame Balls, Sweet … Continue reading

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Blossom, Las Vegas NV

Blossom Sacred Fruit – Vodka, Lychee, Orchid Goose Liver – Touch of Black Pepper, Daikon, Carrots Golden Seafood Medallion – Cream Cheese, Shrimp, Crab Meat on Toast Walnut Prawns – Topped with Mayonnaise, Candied Walnuts, over Winter Melons Peking Duck … Continue reading

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Superba Snack Bar, Venice CA

Superba Snack Bar Jalapeno Corn Bread and Honey Tamarind Glazed Sticky Bun Buttermilk Biscuit with Blood Orange Jam Braised Bacon Ricotta Pancake – Maple Dulce de Leche, Banana, Nilla Wafers, Whipped Cream Octopus a la Plancha – Garlic Aioli, Fingerlings, … Continue reading

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9 On The Plate, Las Vegas NV

9 on the Plate Tofu Kimchi, Fish Cake in Peppers, Mushrooms and Onions Honey Chicken Wings – Soy Sauce, Roasted Nuts, Honey Bossam – Braised Pork Belly, Pickled Radish and Zucchini Crab Pancake – Scallion, Calamari, Pepper, Soy Deep Fried Rice … Continue reading

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Yellowtail, Las Vegas NV

Yellowtail Beverages Oysters Big Eye Tuna Pizza/Crispy Kalbi Roll Baked Crab Hand Roll Being completely honest, I’m usually not a fan of “special events,” guest chefs, or the dumbed-down truncated experience of “Restaurant Week” but at $26 (after a deep … Continue reading

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Bar + Bistro, Las Vegas NV

Bar + Bistro Plantain Chips with Tomatillo Salsa Tostone Bites – Olive Oil Double Fried Plantain Sandwiches, Black Forest Ham, Roasted Pork, Gruyere, Pickles, Mojo Mayo, Citrus Garlic Sauce Little Pollo – Flour Herbed Chicken Pieces Donut Churros with Mexican … Continue reading

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Mott St, Chicago IL

Mott Street Super Mart – CH London Dry Gin, Kikuri Aged Funaguchi, Cocchi Americano, Kubler Absinthe, Dashi Bitters / A Snowball’s Chance – Rhum JM Kikusui Perfect Snow, Salers, Crème de Violette, Lemon, Boba Crab Brain Fried Rice – Crab … Continue reading

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Pearl Dive Oyster Palace, Washington DC

Pearl Dive Oyster Palace Playing Cards Potato Latkes – Apple-Serrano Pepper Jelly, Chive Crème Fraiche Sticky Cinnamon Roll – Toffee Sauce, Cream Cheese Frosting, Caramel Bacon Sauce Pontchartrain – Poached Farm Eggs, English Muffin, Blue Crab, Tasso Ham, Crawfish, Cayenne … Continue reading

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