Category Archives: New York

Spot Dessert Bar, New York NY

Spot Dessert Bar Golden Toast – Honey Buttered Toast, Condensed Milk Ice cream, Strawberries, Whipped Cream Kabocha Brulee Cake – Warm Japanese Pumpkin Cake, Walnut Soil, Condensed Milk Ice Cream Chocolate Green Tea Lava Cake – Soft Dark Chocolate Cake, … Continue reading

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Nicoletta, New York NY

Nicoletta Fresh Cheese (made in house daily), Olive Oil, Fig Jam, Griddled Flat Bread Arancini – Porcini Risotto, Truffle Oil, Parmesan, Chives Margherita Pizza with Prosciutto (Daily special with San Marzanos, Buffala mozzarella, Green Market Basil) Fior di Latte Soft … Continue reading

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Momofuku Ma Peche, New York NY

Momofuku Ma Peche House Made Ginger Soda Foie Gras Terrine – Sarsaparilla, Malt, Brioche Fried Rice – Lobster, Coconut Curry, Cilantro Roasted Duck – Orange, Pistachio, Rutabaga Fried Chicken – Thai Chili, Vinegar, Sesame Creamed Corn – Pickled Jalapenos, Cotija … Continue reading

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Pastis, New York NY

Pastis Balthazar Sticky Bun Balthazar Orange Brioche French Toast Pancakes A true classic soon to be closing its doors for ‘remodeling’ I finally decided it was time to visit Pastis for an early breakfast on our last morning in Manhattan … Continue reading

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Empire Cake, New York NY

Empire Cake Almond Croissant Pumpkin Tea Cake Pecan Pie Square Red Velvet Cupcake Salty Caramel Chocolate Cupcake Carrot Cake Cupcake An impromptu stop decided upon after a walk on the High Line a quick visit to the well regarded American … Continue reading

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The Musket Room, New York NY

The Musket Room Strawberry Shrub, Egg White, Gin, Vermouth Sourdough Baguette, Gluten Free, Bacon Cheese, Whole Wheat with Butter and Black Salt Mushroom Custard, Raw Mushroom, Herbs Quail, Blackberries, Bread Sauce, Roasted Onions Seared Foie Gras, Torchon, Brioche, Peaches, Mandarin … Continue reading

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Alder, New York NY

Alder Flight of the Concords – Gin, Concord Grape, Maraschino Whistlin Dixie – Bourbon, Peach, Malt Giardiniera Pub Cheese – pistachio-white fig, Martin’s “potato chips” Foie Gras Terrine – Watermelon, Shiso, Ritz Cracker New England clam chowder – Oyster Crackers … Continue reading

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Big Gay Ice Cream Shop, New York NY

Big Gay Ice Cream Shop Salty Pimp – Vanilla, Duce De Leche, Sea Salt, Chocolate Chip American Globs – Vanilla Sea Salt, Extra Dark Pretzels, Chocolate Chip Growing up in the land of summer soft-serve ice cream where weekly trips … Continue reading

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Kin Shop, New York NY

Kin Shop Crispy Roti Fried Pork & Crispy Oyster Salad – celery, peanuts, mint & chili-lime vinaigrette Duck Laab Salad – toasted rice, ground chili & romaine hearts Massaman: Braised Goat Curry – fried shallots, purple yams, mustard greens & … Continue reading

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Sugar and Plumm, New York NY

Sugar and Plumm Chicken and Waffles Crunch Toast Pumpkin, Pistachio, Toasted Caramel Macaron Almond Croissant Red Velvet Cupcake Chocolate Chunk Cookie Crème Brulee Cookie Referred to as ‘darling’ and ‘cute’ by friends the Upper West Side location of Sugar and … Continue reading

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Delicatessen, New York NY

Delicatessen Brioche French Toast La Colombe Coffee Awaking early as ever for a morning run while my sister slept in Wednesday began at SoHo’s Delicatessen, a long and narrow space with an unfortunately limited breakfast menu despite what is posted … Continue reading

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The Elm, Brooklyn New York

The Elm Black Olive Financier with Yuzu Ricotta Complimentary Eric Bordelet “Sidre Tendre Doux” 2011 French Rye Baguette with Salted Cultured Butter Margarita Foie Gras – Concord Grape Gelee, Peanut, Ginger with Brioche Gnudi – Scallop Tom Yum, Baby Leek, … Continue reading

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OddFellows Ice Cream Co, Brooklyn NY

OddFellows Tastes – PB&J, Sprinkles,EVOO, Thai Iced Tea, Spiced Cherry, Apple Cider Chorizo Caramel and Burnt Caramel on Waffle cone Buttermilk Spiced Apple and Maple Bacon Pecan in a bowl Whether on vacation or back at home it takes something … Continue reading

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Benoit, New York NY

Benoit Gougeres Baguette and Butter Celery Root Remoulade with Green Apple, Rillettes du Porc, Daurade Tartare, Boudin Noir Parmentier, Brandade de Morue Pate en Croute with Cornichons and Onions Duck and Foie Gras Terrine with Pear and Apple Chutney, Toasted … Continue reading

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Cafeteria, New York NY

Cafeteria White Chocolate Raspberry Bread Pudding Chicken and Waffles – Cheddar Tabasco Waffle, Crispy Sage, Grilled Lemon, Chili Butter and Maple Jus Croissant French Toast with Fresh Berries, Mascarpone Cream, Toasted Almond Crumble With my sister intentionally neglecting to suffer … Continue reading

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Dominique Ansel [3,] New York NY

Dominique Ansel Apple and Crème Fraiche Cronut Magic Souffle Gingerbread Pinecone – Nutmeg Cake, Feulletine-speckled spiced mousse and ginger cream Sweet Potato Mont Blanc – Deep Roasted Sweet Potato Mousse, Confit Kumquat, Whipped Cream Butterscotch Mascarpone Religeuse – Classic Cream … Continue reading

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Hearth, New York NY

Hearth White and Wheat Hearth Breads with Butter Smoked Pea Soup Shooter Warm Autumn Vegetables – Squash, Sweet Potato, Pumpkin Seed, Buckwheat, Honey Ricotta, Maple Vinaigrette Ricotta Sformato – Chanterelle Trifolani, Zucchini, Parmigiano Sweetbread Marsala – Hen of the Woods, … Continue reading

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The Butterfly, New York NY

The Butterfly Black Coffee Highball with Michter’s Rye and Smoked Coke Fried Chicken Brunch Basket – 3 Piece Bell & Evans Chicken, Coleslaw, Honey Butter, Biscuits French Toast – Nutella with Bourbon Glazed Bananas Undoubtedly the most casual of Michael … Continue reading

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Wallse, New York NY

Wallse White and Wheat Bread with Butter Beet Terrine with Horseradish Mousse Hudson Valley Foie Gras Terrine with Gewurztraminer Gelee Quark Spatzle with Braised Rabbit, Peas, Chanterelles Chestnut Soup with Viennese Melange Snail Ravioli with Butternut Squash Wiener Schnitzel with … Continue reading

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Hill Country Chicken, New York NY

Hill Country Chicken Cheesy Grits Chicken and Waffles Biscuit Apple and Cheddar Pie, Bourbon Pecan Pie Still hankering for good fried chicken after our visit to Sweet Chick the day prior it was largely a matter of convenience that we … Continue reading

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