Category Archives: Pork

Yonaka Modern Japanese, Las Vegas NV

Yonaka Modern Japanese Cucumber Basil Martini – Sake, Basil, Cucumber, Lemon Compressed Cucumber, Tomato, Salmon Eggs, Micro-basil Crispy Brussel Sprouts – Lemon, Chili, Mint, Puffed Rice Beet Fries – Rosemary, Sea Salt, Housemade Kewpie-style mayo Karaage – Fried Chicken, Jalapeno, … Continue reading

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District One Kitchen & Bar, Las Vegas NV

District One Kitchen & Bar Tamarind Chicken Wings Green Papaya Salad – Shrimp, Pork, Mint, Crushed Roasted Peanut   Fish Tacos – Yellowtail, Avocado, Cilantro, Cherry Tomato Oxtail Pho The Big Bone Soup – Bone and Marrow Soup Slow Braised … Continue reading

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Roxy’s Diner, Las Vegas NV

Roxy’s Diner Coffee Cinnamon Roll French Toast French Toast Breakfast Sandwich – Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Cheddar, Biscuit, Maple Syrup, Jelly, Honey Butter Pecan Bread Pudding Carrot Cake Located in the lobby of The Stratosphere and operating 24/7 since its inception … Continue reading

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Yusho, Las Vegas NV

Yusho Last Word – London Dry Gin, Green Chartreuse, Maraschino, Lime, Egg White Rapid Descent – Genever, Orange Curacao, Lemon, Eau De Vie (not photographed) Shigoku Oysters 2xFried Chicken – Kanzuri, Green Tea Lime Octopus – Haricot Vert, Egg Yolk, … Continue reading

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Cathay House Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Cathay House Restaurant XLB Shu Mai Steamed BBQ Pork Buns Lobster Special with Ginger Noodles Egg Custard Tarts   Baked Egg Yolk Buns Baked BBQ Pork Buns Crispy Garlic Smelt Baked Coconut Buns Crispy Duck Sticky Pork Ribs Shrimp and … Continue reading

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Terrace Point Cafe and Drugstore Cafe, Las Vegas NV

Drugstore Café and Terrace Point Café Magic Cookie Bar – Coconut, Caramel, Shortbread, Chocolate, Pretzels   Almond Croissant Frosted Cinnamon Roll Maine Lobster Benedict – Poached Eggs, Lobster, Roasted Corn, Asparagus, Bacon Waffles, Béarnaise, Skillet Red Potatoes Chicken and Waffles … Continue reading

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Rollin’ Smoke Barbeque, Las Vegas NV

Rollin Smoke Barbeque   AYCE Plate 1 – Brisket, Pulled Pork, Spare Ribs, Corn Nuggets, Hush Puppies Banana Pudding Corn Bread AYCE Plate 2 – Beef Rib, Smoked Chicken, Smoked Meatloaf, Loaded Mashed Potato, Fried Onion Strings Peach Cobbler with … Continue reading

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Flour & Barley, Las Vegas NV

Flour & Barley Sesame Bread Sticks Meatballs – Beef, Veal, Pork with Tomato Sauce, Parmesan, Salsa Verde Mozzarella en Carozza – Italian Bread, Mozzarella, Prosciutto, Basil, Tomato Sauce Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich – Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Arugula on Ciabatini   Margherita … Continue reading

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Max Brenner, Las Vegas NV

Max Brenner White Corn Croquettes – Paprika dusted white corn and manchego cheese in panko Cinnamon Apple and White Chocolate French Toast – Brown Sugar Spiced Pecans, Warm Toffee Sauce Crispy Bacon Salted Caramel Milkshake – Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate … Continue reading

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Uchi, Austin TX

Uchi Pomegranate Tea Beet Sorbet with Candied Lemon Ume Jiso Roll – Cucumber and Japanese Plum Tempura Kabocha Bacon Steakie – Pork Belly, Watermelon, Radish, Citrus, Thai Basil Mustang Makimono – Freshwater Eel, Yellowtail, Tobiko, Avocado Machi Cure – Smoked … Continue reading

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Black’s Barbecue, Lockhart TX

Black’s Barbecue Jumbo Beef Rib, Pork Ribs Brisket, Mac n’ Cheese, Sweet Potato Casserole Jalapeno Cornbread, Pecan Cobbler, Banana Pudding Located in Lockhart, just under an hour outside of Austin, lies Black’s – the “oldest (and best) major barbecue restaurant … Continue reading

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Torchy’s Tacos, Austin TX

Torchy’s Tacos Chorizo, Egg, Cheese on Flour Tortilla Fried Avocado, Refried Beans, Pico, Lettuce, Cheese, Poblano Sauce on Corn Tortilla Crisp Waffle, Fried Egg, Fried Chicken, Bacon on Flour Tortilla with Maple Syrup Lil’ Nookies – Deep Fried Chocolate Chip … Continue reading

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Qui, Austin TX

Qui Chips with Cheese Foam Ode to Michel Bras Axis Tartare – Broken Arrow Ranch Venison, Egg Yolk, Sansho Peppercorn, Coffee, Phytoplankton Tempura Dinuguan – Pork, Blood, Gnocchi, Chickweed Cheddar Cheese Ice Cream – Cookies, Goat Milk Cajeta, Peanut Praline, … Continue reading

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Barley Swine, Austin TX

Barley Swin 2011 Canals & Munne Cava Iced Tea from Republic of Tea Uni, Lettuce, Peanut Butter (Puffed rice, Strawberry Vinaigrette) Hedgehog Mushroom, Pine Caramel, Trout Roe (Fennel Panna Cotta) Red Snapper, Strawberry, Black Truffle (Ponzu) Biscuit, Preserved Fruit, Bacon … Continue reading

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Franklin Barbeque, Austin TX

Franklin Barbeque Brisket, Pork Ribs, Pulled Pork Bourbon Banana Pudding Pie from Cake and Spoon Texas Pecan Pie from Cake and Spoon Generally the sort to over-plan and over-research my dining agenda I have to admit that the line at … Continue reading

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Mi Madre’s Restaurant, Austin TX

Mi Madre’s Coffee Barbacoa and Pico de Gallo Pork Carnitas, Avocado, Cilantro Chorizo, Egg, Potato, Cheese Churros Suggested by a friend as the best sitdown spot for breakfast tacos in Austin and apparently equally well regarded by local cops as … Continue reading

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Lucia, Dallas TX

Lucia Warm Olives Crusty Bread with Salted Butter Salumi Misti – Speck, Fennel-Orange Salame, Coppa, Boar Ventricina, Duck Salame Cotto, Chicken Liver Crostini, Lardo Crostini, 3 Foie Gras Stuffed Prunes Smoked Sweetbread Mezzalune with Hedgehog Mushroom and Green Garlic Pasta … Continue reading

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Zoli’s NY Pizza, Dallas TX

Zoli’s Sicilian Slice NY Slice with Pepperoni Happy with every aspect of my visit to Cane Rosso from food to service to setting and music it was with a spring in my step that I approached Zoli’s, a New York … Continue reading

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Pecan Lodge, Dallas TX

Pecan Lodge Brisket, Pork Ribs Pulled Pork Banana Pudding Bacon Mac n’ Cheese    Inconspicuously located in Dallas Farmer’s Market- Shed 2 I’d heard rumor of a culinary diamond in the rough – Pitmaster Justin Fourton’s Pecan Lodge, a former … Continue reading

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Smoke, Dallas TX

Smoke Heavy Handed Blueberry Pancakes with Vanilla Poached Apricots and Cream Baked Cheddar Cheese Grits-Hominy Casserole, Thick Cut Pork Belly Bacon – smoked and fried, Poached Eggs Buttermilk Biscuit with House Cranberry Compote Coffee Said by some to feature barbeque … Continue reading

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