Category Archives: Food

CRAFTkitchen [4,] Henderson NV

Tweet CRAFTKitchen Cinnamon Roll Sticky Bun Apricot Peach Pop Tart Lemon Poppy Seed Pound Cake   Nutella Kouign Amann Almond Cream Kouign Amann Coconut Chocolate Coffee Cake Mixed Berry Coffee Cake Already a fan of CRAFTkitchen from past visits, Jaret … Continue reading

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Portofino [5,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Portofino by Chef Michael LaPlaca BARREL-AGED MARGARITA- Patron Reposado Mirage barrel select tequila, Grand Marnier, lime juice, shaken with sugar OLIVE OIL FOCACCIA CAPRESE SALAD – heirloom tomatoes, bufala mozzarella, basil MEATBALLS – fried squash blossom, goat cheese, San … Continue reading

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Yogurtland (West Flamingo,) Las Vegas NV

Tweet Yogurtland Samples – Mario’s Chocolate Gelato, Bowser’s Dragon Berry Tart, Rocket Pop Sorbet, Madagascar Vanilla Bean, Pistachio, Strawberry, Peanut Butter. $6 Cup – Pecans & Pralines with Chocolate Coconut Macarons and Nutter Butters, Chocolate Cookie Bowl Divider, Toad’s Rocky … Continue reading

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Rosallie [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Rosallie Le French Café White Chocolate Truffle Latte Peppermint Latte Hazelnut Latte Croque Rosallie – Paris Ham, Sweet Onion Bechamel, Mozzarella Cheese on Croissant Tartiflette Quiche – Bacon, Onions, Potatoes, Tartiflette Cheese Nutella Croissant Summer Berry Tart Black Forest … Continue reading

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Yvonne’s, Boston MA

Tweet Yvonne’s Rose Thorn – Hendrick’s Combier Rose, Lemon, Mint, Pomegranate King Louie – Vodka, Coconut, Roasted Pineapple, Banana, Nutmeg White Lady – Tanqueray 10 Gin, Orange Liqueur, Lemon, Egg White Turkish Zucchini & Feta Fritters – Muhammara, Garlicky Walnuts, … Continue reading

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Christina’s Homemade Ice Cream, Cambridge MA

Tweet Christina’s Homemade Ice Cream Samples – Carrot Cake, Adzuki Bean, Khulfi Kahlua Burnt Sugar and Butter Almond Peanut Butter Chocolate Spending much of the afternoon rounding on Harvard Yard, a visit to the Glass Flowers at The Natural History … Continue reading

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Coppa, Boston MA

Tweet Coppa Bread Basket and Olive Oil Arancini di Scamorza e Pomodoro – Fried Risotto and Scamorza Balls, Spicy Tomato Sauce Passato di Carote – Roasted Carrot Hummus, Salsa Verde, Pickled Cipollini Onions Spaghetti Carbonara con Riccio di Mare – … Continue reading

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Toro, Boston MA

Tweet Toro Bread Basket Pan Con Tomate – Toasted Bread with Garlic, Tomato, Spanish Olive Oil, Sea Salt Datiles Con Jamon – Medjool Dates filled with Marcona Almonds and Valdeon Blue Cheese, wrapped in Jamon Serrano Jamon Blanco – Le … Continue reading

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Flour Bakery + Café on Washington St., Boston MA

Tweet Flour Bakery + Café Cold Brew Coffee Kouign Amann Blueberry Muffin Carrot Cake Boston Cream Pie Sticky Bun Bread Pudding Not as wowed as many by Flour Bakery + Café, a 2011 visit showing little more than the Almond … Continue reading

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Mike & Patty’s, Boston MA

Tweet Mike & Patty’s Fancy – Two Fried Eggs, Bacon, Cheddar Cheese, Avocado, Red Onions, House Mayo on Toasted Iggy’s Multigrain Goldmine – Wild Clover Honey, Whipped Ricotta, Crispy Pancetta and a Soft Egg on Griddled Iggy’s Brioche Banana OG … Continue reading

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Hugo’s, Portland ME

Tweet Hugo’s Restaurant Everything Bagel – Salmon Mousse, Onions, Crème Fraiche Garlic Buttermilk Biscuits with Butter Pork Katsu – Buckwheat, Chinese Mustard, Pickled Celtuce Halibut Crudo – Tomatillo, Radish, Yuzu Kosho Charred Broccolini – House Ricotta, Salsa Verde, Spicy Pepitas … Continue reading

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Slab, Portland ME

Tweet Slab The hand slab – Steve’s original tomato, mozzarella and provolone Sicilian pie, 1lb hand-slab Monstri Meatball – 2 lb. ‘monster’ beer braised beef, pork sausage and peperoncini meatball sandwich with slab gravy and melted cheeses on a toasted … Continue reading

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Duckfat, Portland ME

Tweet Duckfat SMALL POUTINE – our Belgian fries topped with locally sourced cheese curd, duck gravy, fresh chives OVERNIGHT DUCK CONFIT – kimchi, cilantro-lime mayo SLOW ROASTED PULLED PORK CUBANO – mustard pickles, Swiss, garlic-mustard mayo “THE ORIGINAL” DUCKFAT MILKSHAKE … Continue reading

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The Holy Donut, Portland ME

Tweet The Holy Donut Bacon Cheese Blueberry Strawberry Lemonade Maple Sweet Potato Ginger Allen’s Coffee Brandy Chocolate Sea Salt Having rounded on a good number of “the best” doughnut shops in America, depending on whose list you trust, a stop … Continue reading

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Tandem Coffee Roasters, Portland ME

Tweet Tandem Coffee Roasters Iced Coffee Loaded Biscuit Blackberry Hazelnut and Rosemary Scone Pistachio Cake Banana Black Sesame Cake Chocolate Chip Sea Salt Cookie Brown Butter, Cinnamon and Orange Sticky Bun Filling a former Gas Station with an in in-house … Continue reading

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White Barn Inn, Kennebunkport ME

Tweet White Barn Inn Iced Tea Ber’s Nose – Absinthe & Old Tom Gin, Raspberry Cordial, Lemon Winter Solstice – Raspberry, Cranberry Juice, Club Soda Focaccia, White, Whole Wheat Roll, Multigrain Epi, Olive Oil, Butter Beef Tartare, Brioche Crisp, Capers, … Continue reading

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Eventide Oyster Co., Portland ME

Tweet Eventide Oyster Co. Fried Oyster Bun – Tartar, Pickled Vegetables Buttermilk Fried Chicken Bun – Ranch, Pickled Watermelon, Coleslaw Peekytoe Crab Bun – Mayo, Lemon, Dill Eventide Brown Butter Lobster Roll Dashi Chowder – Miso, Seafood, Potato, Charred Onion, … Continue reading

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Otto Pizza, Portland ME

Tweet Otto Housemade Pork & Beef Meatballs in Pomodoro Sauce Mashed Potato, Bacon and Scallion Pie Three-Cheese Tortellini Pie Undoubtedly one of Portland’s most well-known entities, eleven locations now found around town or as far as Boston to the South, … Continue reading

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The Standard Baking Co., Portland ME

Tweet The Standard Baking Co. Chocolate Chip Cookie, Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Lobster Shortbreads Apricot Almond Galette Chocolate Chip Financier Rhubarb Crumb Tart Blueberry Oat Scone Morning Bun Widely known thanks to accolades both printed and televised, The Standard Baking Company … Continue reading

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Bayside American Cafe, Portland ME

Tweet Bayside American Café Coffee Lobster Benedict Lemon Blueberry French Toast Cinnamon Roll Pancakes Not only surviving, but thriving since rebranding from Bintliff’s, Bayside American Café is one of those “local’s only” places that has slowly gained popularity amongst visitors, … Continue reading

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