Category Archives: Pork

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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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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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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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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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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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 Honey Paw, Portland ME

Tweet The Honey Paw Fry Bread and Uni Butter Zucchini and Tofu Fritters with Lemon Aioli Lobster Tartine – Lobster & Scallop Mousse, Lemon Emulsion, Sunchoke, Radish, Hijiki Lobster Wontons – Miso Dashi, Confit Mushrooms, Chili Oil Roast Pork & … Continue reading

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Central Provisions, Portland ME

Tweet Central Provisions Hemingway Daiquiri Bread and Butter – Farm Egg, Green Garlic Butter, Lemon Mini Raised Donuts – Strawberry Chamomile Jam, Powdered Sugar Masa Hush Puppies – Jalapeno, Scallion, Agave Butter Burrata Cheese – Arugula Pesto, Apricot, Honey, Crispy … Continue reading

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Congdon’s Doughnuts Family Restaurant & Bakery, Wells ME

Tweet Congdon’s Doughnuts Family Restaurant & Bakery Coffee Grilled Butter Rum Muffin Whoopie Pie Honey Bun French Toast Blueberry Pancakes Lobster Benedict Baker’s Dozen including Honey Dip, Triple Chocolate, Blueberry , Boston Cream, Maple Cream, Apple Fritter, Apple Bacon Fritter, … Continue reading

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Stages at One Washington, Dover NH

Tweet Stages at One Washington Grain Crisp, Egg Yolk, Epazote Oxtail, King Trumpet Mushrooms, Egg Yolk, Purslane Peas, Smoked Crème Fraiche, Gold Beets, Basil, Cucumber Fettuccini, Lomo, Radish, Rhode Island Sqiud, Sorrel, Smoked Butter, Aged Gouda Tete de Cochon, Spigarello, … Continue reading

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Due Forni [3,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Due Forni Chef’s Platter – Olli Fennel Salumi, Prosciutto di Parma, House Cured Pork Loin, Barely Buzzed, Sea Scape, Rogue Smokey Blue, Pickles, Crostini, Calabrian Pepper Spread Egg Panino with Spinach, Roasted Peppers, Goat Cheese, Potato Bun and a … Continue reading

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Le Cirque [9,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Le Cirque Hemingway – Bacardi Rum, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, Grapefruit Juice, Fresh Lime, Brandied Cherry Bread and Butter – White Chocolate Coffee, Rosemary. Bacon Cheese, Baguette, Pretzel Amuse – Hamachi, Thai Basil, Crispy Tapioca. Tangerine, Avocado Mousse, Hearts of … Continue reading

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Chef Series #5 at Elements, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Chef Series 5 at Elements with Jon VanHusen Grilled Asparagus with aged Sartori Parmesan, Olive Oil Caviar, Barrel Aged Sherry Vinegar, Poached Egg Chicken Liver Mousse with Grilled Pita, Sea Salt, Cornichons Roasted Hatch Chili and Bacon Johnny Cakes … Continue reading

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Rosallie [3,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Rosallie Crème Brulee Latte Sourdough Quiche Lorraine, Quiche Chevre Pain au Chocolat Pain au Raisin Butter Croissant Almond Croissant Madeline Palmier Walnut Pie Paris Brest Profiteroles Raspberry Frangipane Tart Recently returning from Belgium, several incredible patisseries and boulangeries experienced … Continue reading

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Carmine’s, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Carmine’s Bread Basket – Focaccia, Rye, Tomato and Herb, Rustic Italian Cold Antipasto Platter – Mortadella, Prosciutto, Eggplant Caponata, Salmon Crostini, Seafood Salad, Mixed Olives, Panini and More Spicy Scarpariello Wings Eggplant Parmigiana Lasagna Double Espresso on Ice Bread … Continue reading

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Maison Antoine, Brussels BE

Tweet Maison Antoine Small Frites with House Tartare Fricadelle Shrimp Croquette / Cheese Croquette Beyond frustrated by Bouchery’s refusal to seat me due to a “mistake,” the name clearly in the online reservation system but not in the paper ledger … Continue reading

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