Category Archives: Food

Chef Series #4 Chef’s Pot Luck at Niu Gu, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Chef Series #4: Pre-Memorial Day Chef’s Pot Luck at Niu Gu Jimmy Li – Niu Gu Signature Short Rib Jimmy Li – Hong Kong Style Black Cod Jimmy Li – Tea Jelly with Almond Antonio Nunez – 36-hour cured … Continue reading

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Art of Flavors [new ownership,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Art of Flavors Samples – Sassafras Root Bark, 70% Chocolate, Cookie Milk, Toasted Peanut Coconut Brittle, Juliette the Goose Egg and Sage Flowers, Ripe Banana Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookie Dough, Jalapeno Chili Cocoa Sorbet Caramel and Roasted Honey … Continue reading

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SLO-Boy Food, Las Vegas NV

Tweet SLO-Boy Food Hen Gone Wild – Half Chicken Coated in Wild Rice Flour, Pressed on the Griddle, Fried Artichoke Salad, Charred Lemon Coq Au (Bahn-Mi) – Red Wine Braised Chicken Leg, Country Spread, Pickled Veggies, Red Pepper Mayo, Fresh … Continue reading

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Mykonos Greek Cuisine, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Mykonos Greek Cuisine Iced Tea Melitzanosalata – Fire Roasted Eggplant Puree, Fresh Garlic, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Greek Yogurt served with Pita Hummus – Garbanzo Bean and Tahini Spread with Lemon Juice served with Pita Sweet Beet – Sliced … Continue reading

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Big B’s Texas BBQ, Henderson NV

Tweet Big B’s Texas BBQ Brisket Chicken Cornbread, Cream Corn, BBQ Beans, Coleslaw Pulled Pork and Baby Back Ribs Mac & Cheese Beef Rib Hot Link Peach Cobbler Banana Pudding Opened three months ago by a husband and wife team … Continue reading

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Donut Mania, Henderson NV

Tweet Donut Mania Key Lime with Graham Cracker Frosted Lemon Cream Oreo Cheesecake Red Velvet Cinnamon Swirl Italian Rum Nevadan – Coconut, Caramel, Bavarian Cream Strawberries and Cream Originally visiting the original Donut Mania shortly after opening, owner Wayne accosting … Continue reading

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méLange, Sarasota FL

Tweet MeLange Breakfast Foie Gras – Seared Foie Gras, French Toast, Coffee Syrup, Orange Jam Crispy Duck Spring Rolls – Chinese 5 Spice, Apricot Sauce Dessert Foie Gras – Foie Gras Crème Brulee, Rose Wine Sorbet, Chocolate Crisps Duck Brie … Continue reading

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Solorzano Bros. Pizza, Sarasota FL

Tweet Solorzano Bros. Pizza Half Dozen Garlic Knots with Marinara Red Sauce and Sausage Slice Sinatra Slice with Tomatoes and Basil Sicilian Slice Cannoli with Strawberry Puree Always intrigued by the idea of “best local pizza,” a dish offered from … Continue reading

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Croissant & Co., Venice FL

Tweet Croissant & Co. Almond Croissant Chocolate Twist Paris Brest Pear Frangipane Tart Apple Pastry Located along the same stretch of pavement as Upper Crust and Venice Avenue Creamery it was during the busy lunch hour that a stop was … Continue reading

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La Dona Donuts, Sarasota FL

Tweet La Dona Donuts Praline Coffee Plain Jane – Vanilla Glaze Banana Split – Chocolate Glaze, Bananas, Whipped Cream, Sprinkles, Cherry Fluffer Nutter – Peanut Butter Glaze, Marshmallows Chocolate Potato Stix Told that Sarasota had recently opened its first Artisan … Continue reading

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Yoder’s Amish Restaurant, Sarasota FL

Tweet Yoder’s Amish Restaurant and Village Sweet Bun Fried Corn Mush Strawberry Stuffed French Toast Bacon Egg & Cheese Biscuit Buttermilk Biscuit with Apple Butter Yoder’s Style Key Lime Pie Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Butterscotch Pie Pecan Pie Bar Chocolate Chip … Continue reading

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Owen’s Fish Camp, Sarasota FL

Tweet Owen’s Fish Camp Boiled Hot Roadside Peanuts Smoked Fish Spread, Saltine Crackers Fried Green Tomato Salad, Goat Cheese, Country Ham Pan Seared Kitty Mitchell, Garlic Hollandaise, My Way or The Highway Cheesy Grits, Smashed Parsley Potatoes Bourbon Pecan Pie, … Continue reading

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Venice Avenue Creamery, Venice FL

Tweet Venice Avenue Creamery Samples: Georgia Peach, Rum Raisin, Dulce De Leche, Pralines and Cream Key Lime Sorbet and Salty Caramel Double Scoop on a Waffle Cone Serving Venice since 1967 but still flying banners for the Buckeyes, Browns, Cavs, … Continue reading

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Upper Crust Café & Bakery, Venice FL

Tweet Upper Crust Café & Bakery Key Lime Bar Seven Layer Bar Plant City Strawberry and Devonshire Cream Shortcake Banana Bread French Toast Strawberry Crepes Making way from TPA Tampa International Airport to Venice, the majority of a short stay … Continue reading

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Piquant, Tampa FL

Tweet Piquant Key Lime Coconut Éclair Blackberry Cream Tart Almond Croissant Hazelnut Creampuff Nutella Croissant Donut Almond Sugar Cookie Chocolate Chip Cookie White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Told by trusted sources that East Florida’s best French … Continue reading

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LOCALE Market Farm Table Kitchen, St. Petersburg FL

Tweet LOCALE Market Farm Table Kitchen Genie’s Wish – St. Petersburg Distillery Royal Mead, Cocchi Torino Vanilla Bean Cream, Egg White, Chai Lavender Syrup Michael’s Mothers Falafel – Chickpea Hummus, Tahini, Oven Dried Tomatoes Market Chop Chop – Shaved Crudite, … Continue reading

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Noble Crust, St. Petersburg FL

Tweet Noble Crust Ricotta Gnocchi – house-made pancetta, pecorino Southern Fried Chicken – Sweet tea brined. Tabasco-honey, black pepper gravy, cucumber-watermelon salad and buttermilk cauliflower mash Noble Pig Pizza – sweet fennel sausage, mortadella, spicy soppressata, pickled cherry peppers, caramelized … Continue reading

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Roux, Tampa FL

Tweet Roux HOT CRAB DIP – Lump crab meat, pepperjack cheese, fontina cheese, sliced French bread crostini ROUX IRON SKILLET CORNBREAD – Sweet corn, streusel topping, jalapeños, Steen’s Cane Syrup butter ABITA BEER-BATTERED CRAB BEIGNETS – House-made remoulade trio of … Continue reading

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SOHO Donut Company, Tampa FL

Tweet Soho Donut Company Goldilocks – Vanilla Glazed topped with Golden Oreos Half Baked – Chocolate Glazed with Brownie Pieces and Caramel 5 Second Rule – Vanilla Glazed topped with Crushed Candy, Cereal, Bacon Sweet Cuban – Slow Roasted Pulled … Continue reading

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Nicola’s Donut Shop, Tampa FL

Tweet Nicola’s Donut Shop Apple Fritter Pineapple Fritter Red Velvet Raised and Vanilla Glazed Blueberry Reese’s Raised Sour Cream Old Fashioned Located near Busch Gardens and a staple of Tampa Bay since 1982, there is a good chance that many … Continue reading

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