Category Archives: Tiramisu

Veranda [2,] Las Vegas NV

Veranda Olive and Rosemary Focaccia Pera – Bartlet Poached Pear, Spiced Goat Cheese, Endive, Pecans, Porto Dressing Sicilian Meatballs – San Marzano Tomatoes Sauce, Pecorino Romano Melenzana – Breaded Eggplant, Oven Roasted Tomatoes, Smoked Mozzarella ‘Guazzetto’ Margherita – Roma Tomatoes, … Continue reading

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Veranda, Las Vegas NV

Veranda Lavazza Italian Coffee Rustic Cut Corned Beef and Pastrami Hash, Florentine Eggs Benedict with Hollandaise, Chilaquiles Cinnamon Roll, Pain au Chocolate, Blueberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake, Raspberry Coffee Cake, Bear Claw, Raspberry Tart, Blueberry Muffin, Cinnamon Oatmeal Bran Muffin … Continue reading

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Orsa & Winston, Los Angeles CA

Orsa & Winston Herb Panna Cotta – black olive, nasturtium, grape Kanpachi – pomegranate, hijiki seaweed, green peanuts, yuzu shiro House-cured ham & cannellini beans – charred scallion, brown butter, pea tendrils, radish Tahitian & Delicata squash soup – crème … Continue reading

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Sweets Raku [3,] Las Vegas NV

Sweets Raku Ume Breeze – Plum Sake with Champagne White Sturgeon Caviar – Traditional Condiments, Choux Foie Gras – Croissant Batons, Honeycomb, Fruit Puree, Caramelized Nuts, Balsamic Lobster Tomato Soup Potato Salad with rice wine vinaigrette Iberico bacon and Potato Croissant … Continue reading

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Japanese Cuisine by Omae, Las Vegas NV

Japanese Cuisine by Omae Matcha Sakizuke – Ikura and Mushrooms with Grated Daikon, Ponzu Sauce Zensai – Amaebi Tartar, Celeriac Puree, Tomato Sorbet, Shrimp Chips Mushimono – Steamed Scallop, Mozzarella, Grated Turnip, Golden Brown Sauce Sashimi – Salmon, Horse Mackerel, … Continue reading

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Kitsch’n on Roscoe, Chicago IL

Kitsch’n on Roscoe Bottomless Coffee from Intelligentsia Fried Chicken and Waffles – Two Pieces of Belgian Waffle, Golden Chicken Thighs, Mixed Fruit, Jalapeno Butter, Fried Egg Coconut Crusted French Toast – Shredded Coconut Crusted Brioche, Fresh Pineapple and Strawberries, Raspberry … Continue reading

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Cocello, Chicago IL

Cocello Fennel Focaccia and Butter Meatball Arrabbiata – parmesan, San Marzano tomatoes Polenta Fritta – poached egg, truffle Egg Yolk Raviolo – ricotta, brown butter Cacio e Pepe – black pepper, pecorino romano Pasta alle Amatriciana – guanciale, roasted tomato … Continue reading

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Naked City Pizza on Paradise, Las Vegas NV

Naked City Pizza on Paradise Chicken Wing Dip with Grilled Flatbread Garlic Buns with Mozzarella and Red Sauce Runny Egg Carbonara with Pancetta   Hot Mama – Salami and Ham on House Baked Roasted Garlic Bread, baked with Provolone, Mozzarella, … 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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Holsteins, Las Vegas NV

Holsteins Buttered Popcorn Tiramisu Shake – Mascarpone Ice Cream, Ladyfinger Crumbs, Patron Xo Café, Chocolate Syrup, Cocoa Powder, Espresso Beans Banana Cream Pie – Bananas, Vanilla Custard, Nilla Wafers, Caramel, Crème de Banane, Licor 43, White Chocolate Covered Nutty Banana … Continue reading

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Vila Algarve, Las Vegas NV

Vila Algarve Milk Bread Half Chorizo – Pork Sausage with Red Wine, Flame Grilled and finished tableside Trinchado Chicken – Red Wine, Creamy Sauce, Olives, Toasted Bread Halloumi Cheese – Goat Cheese, Sweet and Sour Snails – Chardonnay White Wine … Continue reading

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Freed’s Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Freed’s Bakery   Assorted Cookies (Cat’s Tongue, Marzipan, Walnut, Pecan, Chocolate Walnut, Butter, Nut Crispy) Sourcream Cake Sample   Tiramisu Slice    Wedding Cake Slice Red Velvet Cupcake Carrot Cake Cupcake Crispy Chocolate Roll Having arranged for an eight person … Continue reading

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chi SPACCA, Los Angeles CA

chi SPACCA Affettati Misti – Coppa, Pancetta Rigatino, Speck, Calabrese, Trappist, Trotter Fritti Pickles Lardo Mantecato Pane Bianco Focaccia Di Recco Lamb Neck Stracotto Beef and Bone Marrow Pie, Whipped Potatoes Pancetta Wrapped Sweetbreads Moorish Lamb Shoulder Chop Costata Alla … Continue reading

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MadHouse Coffee, Las Vegas NV

MadHouse Coffee Croissant Bread Pudding White Chocolate Raspberry Macaron Almond Croissant Nutellamisu Americano With 9 on the Plate not yet serving up sweets and myself running low on caffeine it was to MadHouse Coffee that I walked after dinner and … Continue reading

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Osteria del Circo, Las Vegas NV

Osteria del Circo Cherry Pecan, Focaccia, Ciabatta, Grissini, Olive Oil Margherita with Prosciutto Terrine de Foie Gras aux Figues et Gelee au Porto – Lillet Marinated Foie Gras Terrine, Poached Candy Stripe Fig, Black Currant Puree, Ruby Port Gelee, Black … Continue reading

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Piedigrotta, Baltimore MD

Piedigrotta Tiramisu Ricotta Cannoli Sfogliatelle Lobster Tail Diplomatica Located in Baltimore’s Little Italy and home to Carminantonio Iannaccone who, according to some, invented the Italian classic Tiramisu in his native Ponte di Piave Italy over forty years ago it was … Continue reading

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[lost meals] Dunwell Doughnuts and Dominique Ansel [2], New York NY

The lost meals entries consist of meals that occurred at various times throughout 2012 which, for any number of reasons, escaped my documentation – some due to a cross country move and a new job, some due to the Los … Continue reading

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Buca, Toronto ON

The Gist: With reviews from chefs, ‘foodies,’ and the media all largely positive despite a website that leaves the menu shrouded in secrecy and a location that is not exactly easy to find Rob Gentile’s Buca Enoteca has quickly ascended … Continue reading

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Joe Beef, Montreal QC

The Gist: The Why: Along with Au Pied du Cochon, David McMillan and Frédéric Morin’s 75-seat bastion of heavy locally sourced gluttony was at the top of my “to-dine” list when making my first visit to Montreal. Having garnered … Continue reading

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Bouchon Bistro (4) and Jean Philippe at Aria, Las Vegas NV

There are very few restaurants I feel compelled to return to again and again – the ones I do are genuinely mind blowing (Alinea,) cheap and kitschy (Griddle Café,) or…well, Bouchon Las Vegas. Open for breakfast, brunch, and dinner I’d … Continue reading

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