Category Archives: Ice Cream

Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, London UK

Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester Gougeres Passion Fruit, Apricot, and Hibiscus Punch Bacon Focaccia and Scottish Soda Bread, Cereal Sesame with Herbs and Epi Baguette, Black Olive and White Baguette with Farmhouse Butter and Whipped Crème Fraiche Spread Scallop/Caviar Scottish Langoustines … Continue reading

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Pollen Street Social, London UK

Pollen Street Social Sugar and Salt Smoked Nuts   Parmesan Cheese Foam, Mushroom Crumbs, Mushroom Consomee / Goat Cheese Churros with Truffle Honey / Black Pudding Croquette with sauce gribiche / Black Garlic Cookie with Taramosalata    Baguette, Whole Wheat … 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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The Crown, Bray UK

The Crown at Bray Fish and Chips with Minty Peas 3x Cooked Chips Bread and Butter Pudding Eton Mess Practically glowing as I exited The Hinds Head it was entirely at the recommendation of my server that I decided to … Continue reading

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The Hinds Head, Bray UK

The Hinds Head White Fizz – Chase Gin, Apple Liqueur, Lemon Juice, Egg White, Popping Candy Devil on Horseback / Scotch Quail Egg White and Wheat Bread with Salted English Farmhouse Butter Potted Shrimp with Cucumber Relish and Grilled Bread … 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 Parlour, London UK

The Parlour at Fortnum and Mason Orange Marmalade Sample Warm Scones, Clotted cream, Preserves The Original Dusty Road – Coffee and Chocolate Ice Creams, Butterscotch Sauce, Whipped Cream, Chocolate Flakes, Chocolate Macaron Sated but not stuffed after lunch in Bray … 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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The Ledbury, London UK

The Ledbury Foie Gras Crisp with mead jelly Cauliflower Cheese Tart and Tete de Fromage with Celery Root Bacon Onion Brioche English Peach and Ginger Mocktail Seeded Bread with Whipped Goat’s Milk Butter Fresh Almonds – Salad of Green Beans, … Continue reading

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Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, London UK

Dinner by Heston Blumenthal Rustic Sourdough Bread and Unsalted English Farmhouse Butter Meat Fruit (c.1500) – Mandarin, chicken liver & foie gras parfait, grilled bread Nettle Porridge (c.1660) – Frog’s legs, girolles, garlic & fennel Powdered Duck Breast (c.1670) – … Continue reading

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Duck & Waffle, London UK

Duck & Waffle Caffe Musetti Coffee Duck and Waffle – Crispy Confit with Belgian Waffle, Fried Duck Egg Spicy Ox Cheek Donut – Apricot Jam, Smoked Paprika, Sugar Wild Cornish Pollock Meatballs – Lobster Cream, Parmesan Torrejas – Maple Caramel … Continue reading

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Kitchen Table, London UK

Kitchen Table at Bubbledogs John Dory – Salted and Smoked, Zest of Lemon, Radishes, Peppercorn Girolles – Crispy Sourdough, Pickled Garlic Flower Buds, Wild Garlic Emulsion, House Cured Lardo Chicken – Crispy Skin, Rosemary Mascarpone, Bacon Jam Courgette – Flowers, … Continue reading

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Hedone, London UK

Hedone Beet Root Cone – Beet Foam, Smoked Dill Fermented Rye Crisp, Old Winchester Sour Cream Fermented Buckwheat Crisp, Bone Marrow, Sturgeon Caviar Poached Oyster with Apple Foam, Apple Gelee, Violet Umami Flan – Bread Crumbs, Brown Bread Custard Bread … 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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Baker & Banker, San Francisco CA

Baker & Banker Chateau de Malla Sauternes 1999 Bohemian Creamery Capriago & Boho Belle, dried fruit compote, Candied Ginger Bread Stone Fruit Crisp, Brown Sugar Oatmeal Streusel, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Blueberry Bread Pudding, Crème Fraiche Sherbet, Buttermilk Caramel Mr. … Continue reading

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Locanda, San Francisco CA

Locanda Grilled Pizza Bianca Grilled Pizza Bianca with house mortadella and pickled ramps Rigatoni alla Carbonara – Guanciale, Tully Doici Egg, Pecorino, Black Pepper   Pancetta-Wrapped Guinea Hen Leg – White Polenta, Grilled Turnips Flavorosa Pluot Almond Torta – Blueberry … Continue reading

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Stone’s Throw, San Francisco CA

Stone’s Throw Crispy Tomato Cream Wafers – Crushed Fava Bean Dip Puffed Potato and Eggs – Cauliflower Mousse, Chives, Crispy Chicken Skin Duck Pate and Mousse – French’s Mustard, Cornichons, Warm Soft Pretzels Warm Octopus & Okonomiyaki Pancake – Bacon … Continue reading

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A16, San Francisco CA

A16 Semolina Bread with Olive Oil Wild Nettle Ricotta Gnocchi – Pioppini Mushroom, Garlic, Mushroom Brodo, Herbs, Caciocavallo Trippa Napoletana – Onions, Tomato, Chiles, White Wine, Breadcrumbs Margherita – Tomato, Mozzarella, Grana Padano, Basil, Olive Oil Wood Fired Dry Peach … Continue reading

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Nico, San Francisco CA

Nico Hearth Bread Stone Fruit Colada – Rum, Coconut, Pineapple, Sage Panisse – Squash Duck Liver Pate – Asian Pear, Crouton Potato – Egg, Porcini, Beaufort Apricots, Pistachio Cake, Goat’s Milk Ice Cream Port Poached Cherries, Brown Butter Cake, Yogurt … Continue reading

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Humphry Slocombe at Ferry Plaza, San Francisco CA

Humphry Slocombe Secret Breakfast with Bourbon Caramel Butter by Moonlight / Harvey Milk and Honey Graham Still abuzz from the Kings double-OT Stanley Cup victory and a landmark meal at Saison it was after a long morning jog along the … Continue reading

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