Category Archives: Ice Cream

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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Saison [3,] San Francisco CA

Saison Krug Grand Cuvee Tea – Herbs from our garden and their flora, Meyer lemon White Sturgeon Caviar – Shell torn sturgeon belly cured and smoked on kelp, gelee of the grilled bones, Spring citrus Beignets of bitter vegetables and … Continue reading

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Chile Pies (Sweet & Savory), San Francisco CA

Chile Pies (Sweet & Savory) Green Chile Apple with Three Twins Vanilla Ice Cream Mexican Chocolate Pecan With desserts a no-go during lunch at Mozzeria I was left with the enviable decision of whether to return to Craftsman & Wolves … Continue reading

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St. Francis Fountain, San Francisco CA

St Francis Fountain Dreamsicle – Milk, Orange Juice, Vanilla, Vanilla Ice Cream, Orange Sherbet, Whipped Cream, Cherry on top Warm Brownie French Toast Delight – Yogurt, Granola, Apples, Bananas, Strawberries, Pineapple Exiting east out of Knead and waltzing down 24th … Continue reading

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The Square, San Francisco CA

The Square Verve Coffee Parker Roll with Butter Crème Fraiche Gougeres with Dill and Chives Slow Cooked Pork Belly, Dark Hill Egg, Brussel Sprouts Blackberry Tart with Orange Fizz Geranium Ice Cream Roasted Strawberry Cream Puff Aerated Chocolate and Peanut … Continue reading

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Quince, San Francisco CA

Quince 2009 Fergnettina Brut Shrub Fumoso – Raynaud Brandy, Zucca Amaro, Shrub Tonic, Strawberry-Rhubarb Gastrique Tomato Croquette with buratta mousse Stuzzichini di Benvenuto – potato chip with pomme puree, razor clam, black olive / citrus cured salmon with zucchini and … Continue reading

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Mitchell’s Ice Cream, San Francisco CA

Mitchell’s Ice Cream Samples – Halo Halo, Lacuma, Ube, Mango, Horchatta, Rum Raisin, Peach, Black Walnut, Dulce De Leche, Kahlua Mocha Cream, Toasted Almond Butterscotch Marble on Chocolate Chip Chocolate Caramel Crackle on Double Chocolate Cookies Perhaps not as ‘artisan’ … Continue reading

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Easy Life Boba Tea, Las Vegas NV

Easy Life Boba Tea Strawberry Fluffy Snow with Mochi, Egg Pudding, and Condensed Milk Caramel Milk Tea with Boba Still sated despite the fact that dinner had ended nearly three hours prior but in a celebratory mood after The Kings … Continue reading

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TAP Sports Bar, Las Vegas NV

TAP Sports Bar Wisconsin Fried Cheese – Beer Batter, Ranch Dip Pretzel & Cheese – Horseradish Cheddar Cheese, Old School Sourdough Pretzel   Cheesy Mac Bites – Beer Batter, Ranch Dip Steak Chili – Beef Short Rib Chili, Sour Cream, … Continue reading

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B&B Ristorante, Las Vegas NV

B&B Ristorante Chickpea Bruschetta Rustic Semolina Bread with Butter, Olive Oil, Balsamic Country Style Pate with Blackberry Conserva, Foraged Greens and Cotica Warm Tripe “alla” Romana with Charred Bread Pork Trotter Ravioli with Lilie Ragu and Chive Blossoms Beef Cheek … Continue reading

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