Category Archives: Michael Mina

Bardot Brasserie [5,] Las Vegas NV

Bardot Brasserie LAMill Coffee Le Grand Courtage Brut Rose Baguette and Salted Butter Warm Country Bread and Echire Butter and Grey Sea Salt La Boulangerie – Canele, Kouign Amann, Croissant, Raisin Snail Seasonal Fruit – Frozen Yogurt-Pistachio Parfait, Buckwheat Beignets … Continue reading

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STRIPSTEAK [2,] Las Vegas NV

  StripSteak Welcome Champagne Trio of Duck Fat Fries Yellowtail Sashimi – Cucumber Salad, Crispy Rice, Serrano Chili, Yuzu-Ponzu Crispy Rice Poppers – Hamachi and Ahi Tuna, Tobiko, Ponzu Iced Tea Roasted Bone Marrow – Chipotle-Chimichurri, Grilled Sourdough Bread Braised … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert, Foie, Foie Gras, Food, Ice Cream, Las Vegas, Michael Mina, Nevada, Pork, STRIPSTEAK, Sushi, Tasting Menu

LOCALE Market Farm Table Kitchen, St. Petersburg FL

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, Toasted … Continue reading

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Bardot Brasserie [3,] Las Vegas NV

Bardot Brasserie Rose Champagne Baguette and Butter Frisee aux Lardons – hearts of frisee, escarole, radicchio, warm bacon, soft poached egg, sherry vinegar Pate de Campagne – traditional housemade pate with heritage pork, veal, pistachios and country bread Prime Steak … Continue reading

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Michael Mina, Las Vegas NV

Michael Mina Welcome Champagne Michael’s Signature Caviar Parfait – Hash browns, Egg salad, Smoked salmon, Whipped lemon crème fraiche, Osetra caviar Joh. Jos. Prum 2012 Wehlener Sonnenuhr Spatlese Tartare of Ahi Tuna – Sashimi GradeTuna, Garlic, Pears, Lemon, Chilies, Mint, … Continue reading

Posted in Bread Basket, Crab, Dessert, Foie, Food, Ice Cream, Las Vegas, Michael Mina, Nevada, Tasting Menu, Truffle

STRIPSTEAK, Las Vegas NV

STRIPSTEAK Life is Beautiful – Nolet’s Silver Gin, Lychee Purée, Champagne, Chambord, Fresh Lemon served in a champagne flute with a lemon peel Mai Tai, Life is Beautiful, Cosmopolitan Trio of Duck Fat Fries – garlic-herb oil, sriracha ketchup, truffle … Continue reading

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American Fish, Las Vegas NV

American Fish 2010 Brut Cremant Bee’s Knees Corn Bread, Grilled Garlic Ciabatta, Butter, Olive Oil Black Cod Tostada with Cilantro Slaw New England Lobster Roll with Toasted Parker House Roll and Old Bay Butter / Michael’s Tomato Soup with Maine … Continue reading

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Bourbon Steak, Scottsdale AZ

The Gist: http://www.scottsdaleprincess.com/dining/bourbon-steak The Why: My friend Michael had suggested we check out something for Arizona’s restaurant week and while I generally do not fancy the “RW” concept due to limited menus, rushed service, and the sort of diners who … Continue reading

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Wit & Wisdom, Baltimore MD

The Gist: http://www.witandwisdombaltimore.com The Why: With dinner already accounted for at Woodberry Kitchen and a great game at Camden Yard wrapping up it seemed apropos to head out for dessert and with my admiration for Michael Mina restaurants no secret … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore, Coffee, Dessert, Foie, Food, Maryland, Michael Mina, Pork, Tasting Menu, Vacation, Wit & Wisdom

Arcadia, San Jose CA

A fan of chef Mina’s cooking and having produced multiple dishes from his cookbook in the past I certainly have a fondness for his concepts and cuisine – a meal at Bourbon Steak in Detroit last May was some of … Continue reading

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Bourbon Steak, Detroit Michigan

There are good meals, there are great meals, and there are meals that you talk about 10 years later with stars in your eyes……prior to yesterday I’d had only one or two of those types of meals at a restaurant. … Continue reading

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