Category Archives: Tasting Menu

Taco Maria, Costa Mesa CA

Tweet Taco Maria Canapes – Pickled Carrot, Pork Trotter with Scallion Aioli, Suzuki with Nori Chip Betabeles – Beet, Winter Citrus, Quinoa, Jalapenos, Cilantro, Dill Enchilada ‘Suiza’ de Ortigas – Black Trumpets, Huitlacoche, Queso Oaxaca, Stinging Nettles Arroz con Cangrejo … Continue reading

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Maude, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Maude Fermented Black Garlic and Asparagus Financier Santa Barbra Spot Prawn with Meyer Lemon Sabayon and Asparagus Paper Foie Gras Mousse with White Asparagus Pain Perdu White Asparagus Custard with Pickled Kohlrabi and Braised Beef Cheek Grilled Asparagus with … Continue reading

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Portofino, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Portofino Warm Focaccia, Olive Oil, Balsamic Caprese Salad – Heirloom Tomatoes, Bufala Mozzarella, Basil, Roasted Garlic Crumble Meatballs – Kobe Beef and Duroc Pork, Fried Squash Blossom, Goat Cheese, Bacon, Beer Batter, San Marzano Tomatoes, 24 Month Parmigiano Reggiano … Continue reading

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Michael Mina, Las Vegas NV

Tweet 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, … Continue reading

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Fearrington House Restaurant, Pittsboro NC

Tweet Fearrington House Restaurant Royal Tokaji, Mad Cuvee, Late Harvest 2010 Lamb Terrine with Apricot and Pickled Elderberry Porcini Meringue atop Black Mushroom Cake, Cured Egg Yolk “Shrimp n’ Grits” – Crustacean Sausage, Grit Chips, Citrus Aioli Sweet Cream unsalted … Continue reading

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MTO Café Downtown Summerlin, Las Vegas NV

Tweet MTO Café Downtown Summerlin MEZE PLATTER – baba ghanoush, farro tabbouleh, edamame and chick pea hummus, tzatziki, cucumbers + flatbread TOMATO BASIL SOUP – grilled cheddar toast NEW ENGLAND CLAM CHOWDER – citrus-herb & ritz cracker crumble FRENCH ONION … Continue reading

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Carnevino [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Carnevino Cheese Bombolini Rosemary Focaccia with Lardo and Butter Stracciatella – Beets, citrus, Sicilian pistachios House-Made Pastrami – Duck egg, cracked pepper Grilled Octopus – Pickled vegetables and limoncello Prosciutto di Parma ‘Riserva’ – Apples, Puffed Bread Carne Cruda … Continue reading

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Patina, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Patina Miso Panna Cotta with Yuzu Foam, Kumquat with Olive Tapanade, Scallop Crudo with Lemon Crème Friche and Grapefruit Olive, Baguette, Epi with Salted Butter Capellini Pasta – Osetra Caviar, Celtuce, Citrus Vinaigrette, Fines Herbes 63C Duck Egg – … Continue reading

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Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant Oolong Tea Oshinko – Assorted Japanese Pickles, Nori, Kimchee Salmon Belly Tartare – Caviar, Chives, Dashi Soy with crispy Lotus Root Suomono – Cucumber and Seaweed with Vinegar Sauce Hirame Carpaccio with citrus nam pla … Continue reading

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Twist by Pierre Gagnaire [5,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Twist by Pierre Gagnaire AMUSE – Curried Goat Cheese Tartlett, Guiness and Whisky Gelee Brioche, Baguette, Cranberry Walnut Bread with salted and unsalted butter SEA URCHIN MOUSSELINE WITH CAVIAR – Gelée of Bonito and Grilled Onion Infusion, Olive Oil … Continue reading

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Aquaknox, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Aquaknox Scallop Ceviche on Wonton Chip with Microgreens Oyster Trio – Little Skookum with Mignonette, Blue Island Rockefeller, Shigoku Shooter with Ponzo and Tobasco (Paired with Perrier-Jouet Grand Brut Champagne) Hudson Valley Foie Gras – Nutella brioche sandwich, Confit … Continue reading

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Trois Mec, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Trois Mec Duche de Longueville French Sparkling Cider Buckwheat Popcorn Salad Tarte Crispy Tapioca Garlic Bread Dijon Mustard Crème Brulee Plum, Mint, Meyer Lemon, Molasses Infusion Spot Prawn, Fermented Black Walnut, Tomato, Horseradish Crème Fraiche Bread Water Tea Grilled … Continue reading

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Orsa & Winston, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Orsa & Winston Herb Panna Cotta – black olive, nasturtium, grape Kanpachi – pomegranate, hijiki seaweed, green peanuts, yuzu shiro House-cured ham & cannellini beans – charred scallion, brown butter, pea tendrils, radish Tahitian & Delicata squash soup – … Continue reading

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Le Cirque [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Le Cirque Le Framboise – Raspberry Puree, Grand Cuvee Champagne Golden Osetra Caviar – Salmon Rillette, Vodka Crème Fraiche, Chives Fall Salad – Artichoke, Avocado, Jamon Iberco, White Truffle, Foie Gras Snow Bacon Cheddar, Rosemary, Sourdough, Pretzel, White Chocolate … Continue reading

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Hakkasan, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Hakkasan Crab meat and sweet corn supreme soup Peking duck with Tsar Nicoulai reserve caviar, hoisin Dim sum platter – har gau, scallop shumai, perch dumpling, black pepper and pumpkin duck dumpling Braised whole seabass and egg tofu in … Continue reading

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Japanese Cuisine by Omae, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Japanese Cuisine by Omae Matcha Sakizuke – Ikura and Mushrooms with Grated Daikon, Ponzu Sauce Zensai – Amaebi Tartar, Celeriac Puree, Tomato Sorbet, Shrimp Chips Mushimono – Steamed Scallop, Mozzarella, Grated Turnip, Golden Brown Sauce Sashimi – Salmon, Horse … Continue reading

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L’Etoile, Madison WI

Tweet L’Etoile Sanguine Spritz – Deer County Montmorency Cherry Juice and L’Etoile Orgeat Syrup Summer Vacation Fizz – Fresh housemade limeade and strawberry topped with charged thyme fizz Local Beet with Fennel Pollen and Goat Cheese Cream Red Pepper Gazpacho … Continue reading

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Brindille, Chicago IL

Tweet Brindille Jean d’Arc – No. 3 Gin, White Currant Jam, Black Currant Caviar Semolina Bread with Honey Butter Prince Edward Island Oysters, Eggs Brouilles, Leeks, Oscietra Caviar Steak Tartare with Flavors of Rye, Sorrel, Pickled Mustard Seeds, Arugula, Quail … Continue reading

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Alize, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Alize Iced Tea Baguette, Pretzel Roll, Gluten Free with Herbs, Butter SUMMER MELONS Balsamic, Herbs RUSSIAN GOLDEN OSETRA CAVIAR Salmon Gravlax, Crème Fraîche & Buckwheat Blinis MAINE LOBSTER Ratatouille, Tomato-Garlic Aïoli, Crispy Potato SAUTÉED FOIE GRAS Caramelized Peaches, Blackberry … Continue reading

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Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, London UK

Tweet Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester Gougeres Passion Fruit, Apricot, and Hibiscus Punch Bacon Focaccia and Scottish Soda Bread, Cereal Sesame with Herbs and Epi Baguette, Black Olive and White Baguette with Farmhouse Butter and Whipped Crème Fraiche Spread Scallop/Caviar Scottish … Continue reading

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