Category Archives: Italian

Ferraro’s Restaurant & Wine Bar [3,] Las Vegas NV

Ferraro’s Restaurant & Wine Bar Garlic Focaccia, White Roll, and Herb Olive Oil 2011 Damilano Barolo Lecinquevigne 2011 Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Romani – Roman Style Truffle Gnocchi, Roasted Royal Trumpet Mushroom, Parmigiano Paninio Calabrese – Housemade Sausage, Caciocavallo Cheese, … Continue reading

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Due Forni [4,] Las Vegas NV

Due Forni Due Forni Roma – house made sausage, nueske’s bacon, mozzarella, san marzano tomato, peppers Meatballs – free range turkey, san marzano tomato, parmigiano Pizza Bread – neapolitan style Smoked Pork – garlic bread, calabrian peppers, onion, melted fontina … Continue reading

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Bar Bricco, Edmonton AB

Bar Bricco 2013 Alois Lageder Gewurztraminer N’Duja & White Anchovy Crostini, Fennel, Parsley, Red Onion Eggs Moliterno ‘Cacio e Pepe,’ Black Truffle, Crostini Fonduta Agnolotti Dal Plin, Sage Butter, Parmigiano Housemade Porchetta with Rosemary, Garlic and Fennel with Grissini, Focaccia … Continue reading

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Vero Bistro Moderne, Calgary AB

Vero Bistro Moderne Sweet Potato Gnocchi W Sunny Side Organic Vita Egg – Wild Boar Bacon, Gorgonzola, Walnuts, Maple Butter, Balsamic Reduction Hot Skillet House Made Beef Meatballs – 12 hour Slow Cooked Berkshire Pork Ragu, 2 Poached Vita Eggs, … Continue reading

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Tratto, Phoenix AZ

Tratto Hard Cheese, Fennel Salami and Olives Farinata with Olives, Lemon and Rosemary Italian Loaf, Focaccia, Whole Wheat Bread with Olive Oil Kobocha Squash Casoncelli with Brown Butter, Sage and Aceto Balsamico Meyer Lemon Pappardelle with Lamb Sausage and Rapini … Continue reading

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Herringbone [4,] Las Vegas NV

Herringbone Brut Champagne Shellfish Platter – 2 Jumbo Shrimp, 4 Stallion Oysters, 2 Kusshi Oysters, 1/2 lb Alaskan King Crab, Whole Maine Lobster, Coctel de Camaron, Coronita with Kimchi Salsa, Apple Mignonette, Lemon, Tobasco, Cocktail Sauce Beet Salad – Avocado, … Continue reading

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Evel Pie [Grand Opening,] Las Vegas NV

Evel Pie Balls to the Wall – Meatballs, Ricotta, Mozzarella, Sunday Gravy, Basil White Pie – Garlic, Ricotta, Mozzarella, Basil, Black Pepper Hog Heaven – BBQ Pulled Pork, Onions Sausage and Pepperoni – Mozzarella, Tomato Sauce Replacing a few recent … Continue reading

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Naked City Tavern [4,] Las Vegas NV

Naked City Tavern Bottled Cocktail – Buffalo Trace, Fireball Apple Cider, Housemade Pecan Syrup Pork and Cheese Board – Naked City Basil-Fontina Sweet Italian Sausage, Prosciutto-Peccorino Stuffed Cherry Peppers, Artisanal Foods Duck Proscuitto, Mortadella, Pork Smeared Crostini, Daily Cheese Selection, … Continue reading

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Portofino Ristorante [6,] Las Vegas NV

Portofino Ristorante Olive Oil Soaked Focaccia Caprese Salad – Heirloom Tomatoes, Bufala Mozzarella, Basil Meatballs – Fried Squash Blossom, Goat Cheese, San Marzano Tomatoes Grilled Octopus – Calabrian Peperonata, Fingerling Crisps, Salsa Verde Crab Cake Arancini – Lemon Saffton Risotto, … Continue reading

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Herbsaint, New Orleans LA

Herbsaint Pimm’s Cup Warm Bread and Butter Chicken, Tasso and Andouille Gumbo Baked Asiago with Oregano and Lemon French Fries with Pimenton Aioli Gnocchi with Roasted Broccoli, Pancetta and Parmesan Housemade Spaghetti with Guanciale and Fried-Poached Farm Egg Saffron Fideo … Continue reading

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Domenica, New Orleans LA

Domenica Wheat Bread, Chili Pepper Olive Oil Soppresatta di Toscana, Biroldo, Duck Prosciutto with Mustard and Torta Fritta Tagliatelle – Slow Cooked Rabbit, Porcini Mushrooms Margherita – Tomato, Basil, Fresh Mozzarella Banana Zuppa Inglese – Banana Cake, Crema Cotta Mousse, … Continue reading

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Josephine Estelle, New Orleans LA

Josephine Estelle Stumptown Coffee Pecan Croissant Chicken Biscuit – Calabrian Honey, Buttermilk Biscuit, Fried Breast Scarpinocc – Roasted Pumpkin, Walnuts, Brown Butter, Sage, Orange Rigatoni – Pork Shoulder, Collards, Pancetta, Garlic Peanut Butter Pie Budino – Caramel Ganache, Graham, Pretzel, … Continue reading

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Crust, Cleveland OH

CRUST 1-Lb Slice with Housemade Meatball Mushroom Ricotta Gnocchi – Mixed Mushrooms, Fresh Rosemary, Garlic, White Truffle Oil, Parmesan Cream Sauce Another locally-owned favorite in trendy Tremont, Crust has made a name for itself amongst Clevelanders looking for Pizza a … Continue reading

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Dante, Cleveland OH

Dante Iced Tea Olive, White, Whole Wheat Bread with Paprika Hummus Charcuterie – Country Terrine, Mortadella, Duck Confit, Chicken Liver Mousse, Pork Prosciutto, House Made Slim Jim, Lamb Prosciutto, Duck Prosciutto, Lamb Sausage, Spicy Beef Sausage, Finocchiona, Pickles, Raisin Tomato … Continue reading

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Trentina, Cleveland OH

Trentina Primo Assaggio (Charcuterie di Trentina) – Polenta Crackers with House Cultured Butter and Ohio Egg Botarga, Beef Tongue, House Speck, Llama Sausage, Pickled Carrots, Pears and Broccoli Stems Morsi (Chef inspired Tramezzini) – Ricotta Fritter, Tomato Powder, Sweet Pepper … Continue reading

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Naked City Tavern [3,] Las Vegas NV

Naked City Tavern Truffle Eggs – Scrambled Duck Eggs, Basil Oil, Shaved Black Italian Summer Truffles, Crème Fraiche, Opal Basil Chicken n’ Waffles – Buttermilk Waffles stacked with Crispy Chicken Confit, Sunny Side Farm Egg, Bourbon Maple Syrup Lobster Pasta … Continue reading

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Carnevino [8,] Las Vegas NV

Carnevino 2013 Schramsberg Brut Rose Gougeres Rosemary Focaccia with Lardo and European Butter Prosciutto di Parma ‘Riserva’ Gnocco Fritto Little Gem Salad with Guanciale, Gorgonzola, Pickled Onions, Apples, Walnuts Grilled Octopus with Pickled Vegetables and Limoncello Squash Blossoms with Blue … Continue reading

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le calandre, Rubano IT

le calandre 2015 Muni Rosa Frizzante Canapes – Crispy Salt Cod, Puff Pastry with Pistachio and Basil, Tartlet with Ragu Crackers and Hard Breads Whole Wheat and White Sourdough Al-Aimo – Red Tomato Tartare, Green Tomato Tartare, Fava Beans, Ricotta … Continue reading

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La Patisserie des Reves, Milan IT

La Patisserie des Reves Double Espresso with Ice Apple Tart Tatin Raspberry Croissant Honey Almond Financier, Pistachio Madeline Hazelnut Chocolate Financier Fig Tart Lime Brioche Paris Brest Originally located in Paris and since opening stores in London, Japan and Milan, … Continue reading

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Il luogo di Aimo e Nadia, Milan IT

Il luogo di Aimo e Nadia 2013 Etna Bianco DOC Smoked Red Tomato Tartare, Capers, Ricotta di Bufala Crispy Red Pepper and Prosciutto di Parma Ginger and Mint marinated Summer Melon Mussel stuffed with Mozzarella, Tomatoes, Celeriac, Turmeric Porcini, Zucchini … Continue reading

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