Category Archives: Bread Basket

Chef Series #4 Chef’s Pot Luck at Niu Gu, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Chef Series #4: Pre-Memorial Day Chef’s Pot Luck at Niu Gu Jimmy Li – Niu Gu Signature Short Rib Jimmy Li – Hong Kong Style Black Cod Jimmy Li – Tea Jelly with Almond Antonio Nunez – 36-hour cured … Continue reading

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Mykonos Greek Cuisine, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Mykonos Greek Cuisine Iced Tea Melitzanosalata – Fire Roasted Eggplant Puree, Fresh Garlic, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Greek Yogurt served with Pita Hummus – Garbanzo Bean and Tahini Spread with Lemon Juice served with Pita Sweet Beet – Sliced … Continue reading

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Solorzano Bros. Pizza, Sarasota FL

Tweet Solorzano Bros. Pizza Half Dozen Garlic Knots with Marinara Red Sauce and Sausage Slice Sinatra Slice with Tomatoes and Basil Sicilian Slice Cannoli with Strawberry Puree Always intrigued by the idea of “best local pizza,” a dish offered from … Continue reading

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Croissant & Co., Venice FL

Tweet Croissant & Co. Almond Croissant Chocolate Twist Paris Brest Pear Frangipane Tart Apple Pastry Located along the same stretch of pavement as Upper Crust and Venice Avenue Creamery it was during the busy lunch hour that a stop was … Continue reading

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Roux, Tampa FL

Tweet Roux HOT CRAB DIP – Lump crab meat, pepperjack cheese, fontina cheese, sliced French bread crostini ROUX IRON SKILLET CORNBREAD – Sweet corn, streusel topping, jalapeños, Steen’s Cane Syrup butter ABITA BEER-BATTERED CRAB BEIGNETS – House-made remoulade trio of … Continue reading

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Jean Georges Steakhouse [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Jean Georges Steakhouse Orange Elderflower Cocktail – Hangar One Buddha’s Hand Vodka, Cranberry, Pineapple Lavash, Pretzel, Baguette, Walnut Cranberry Bread, Butter Sushi – Chipotle, Mayonnaise, Crispy Rice Bacon Wrapped Shrimp – Snap Peas, Spring Onion Mustard BBQ Pork Ribs … Continue reading

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35 Steaks + Martinis [2,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet 35 Steaks + Martinis 2014 Lamiable Brut Champagne   Herb Focaccia Lobster Escargot – Herb and Hazelnut Butter, Parkerhouse Roll, Parsley Foam 2009 Nickel & Nickel Dolce Late Harvest Foie Gras – Foie ‘a l’Orange, Candied Oranges, Cara Cara … Continue reading

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Fiamma Trattoria & Bar, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Fiamma Trattoria & Bar Focaccia and Epi with Tomato-Basil Butter and Unsalted Cow’s Milk Butter 2015 Berlucchi Cuvee 61 Rose Grilled Mediterranean Octopus – Pee Wee Potatoes, Kalamata Olives, Red Pepper Romesco, Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, Frisee Beef Carpaccio – … Continue reading

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Herringbone [3,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Herringbone LAMill Pour Over Plugra Butter, Sea Salt, Radishes Fat Bastard PEI Oysters, Kimchee, Jalapeno, White Ale Ice Shooters 63 Degree Egg, Caviar, Crostini, Nasturtium with Grandma’s Seasoned Salt Burrata – Prosciutto di Parma, Pesto, Oven Roasted Roma Tomatoes, … Continue reading

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Chef Series #3 at Glutton with CRAFTKitchen, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Chef Series #3 Breakfast for Dinner Breakfast Sweets – Farmers Market Kouign Amann, Caramelized Local Honey Cake, Citrus Hazelnut Scone Lox & Bagel – Coriander-Dill Cured Gravlax, Caviar Cream, Poached Quail Egg Denver Omelet – Duck Egg, Wood Roasted … Continue reading

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Carnevino [7,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Carnevino St. Germain, Hendrick’s Gin, Simple Syrup, Cucumber Rosemary Ciabatta, Butter, Lardo Butter Lettuce – Shaved Radishes, Carrots, Lemon Herb Vinaigrette Dungeness Crab Crespelle – Ricotta, Asparagus, Lemon, Basil Artichoke Agnolotti – Ricotta Salata and Lemon Gnocchi – Green … Continue reading

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Pizza Rock GVR, Henderson NV

Tweet Pizza Rock at Green Valley Ranch SALTED KARAMEL DELIGHT – Stoli Salted Caramel Vodka, White Crème de Cocoa, Half & Half, Oreo Crumble Rim HONEY CALABRESE SAUSAGE – Honey House Made Spicy Sausage Seared with Local Honey COCCOLI – … Continue reading

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Bardot Brasserie [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Bardot Brasserie BAGUETTE – Echire Butter, Sel Gris, Confiture de Cassis TROISGROS LA BOULANGERIE – kouign amann, raisin snail, canele, croissant SEASONAL FRUIT – frozen yogurt-pistachio parfait, buckwheat beignets SMOKED SALMON – everything brioche, chive mascarpone, traditional garnitures ROASTED … Continue reading

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35 Steaks + Martinis, Las Vegas NV

Tweet 35 Steaks + Martinis Amuse – Scallop Crudo, Yuzu, Truffle, Blood Orange, Grapefruit, Lime, Lemon, Espelette 35 Steaks + Martinis California Sparkling Wine Roasted Baby Beet Salad – Tri-colored Beets, Petite Greens, Kataifi Wrapped Goat Cheese, Beet Paint, Banyuls … Continue reading

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Delices Gourmands, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Delices Gourmands Kouign Amann Crescent (their spelling, not mine) Almond Crescent (their spelling, not mine) Pistachio Roll Canele Pistachio Financier / Almond Financier Strawberry Linzer (actually Raspberry) Palmier Strawberry “Tart” (actually Blueberry, and actually a Clafoutis) Napoleon (Cashier unaware … Continue reading

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Knead & Co. Pasta Bar and Market, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Knead & Co. Pasta Bar and Market Lamb Sugo on Papardelle, Peas, Mint, Crème Fraiche Spicy Fennel Sausage on Spelt Cavatelli, Koda Farms Chick Peas, Rapini Animal Style Cannoli Chocolate Chip Cookie Recently opened in the Grand Central Market, … Continue reading

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Musso & Frank Grill, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Musso & Frank Grill Sourdough Bread Spumoni Slice Brioche Bread Pudding with Blueberries and Vanilla Ice Cream Musso & Frank Strawberry Torten Doing the bulk of the day’s eating before noon, mid-day reserved for rest before a concert at … Continue reading

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Kali, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Kali Strawberry Shrub Chicken Salad – Baby Kale / Almonds / Smoked Eggs / Blue Cheese Charred Avocado – Shaved Vegetables / Pistachio / Ash / Kale Asparagus Tips – Duck Egg / Preserved Lemon / Cracklin’ Rosemary Brioche … Continue reading

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La Monarca, Los Angeles CA

Tweet La Monarca Chocolate Butter Cookie, Walnut Butter Cookie, Mexican Wedding Cookie, Polvoron Capirotada Bread Pudding – Coconut, Agave, Golden Raisins Taco de Crema Pan de Elote Cuernito de Cajeta Dulce de Leche Cake Tres Leches Cake Expanding from one … Continue reading

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Avec Nous, Beverly Hills CA

Tweet Avec Nous Warm Baguette and Butter French 75 – Gin, Absinthe, Meyer Lemon Charcuterie Degustation – Pork Shank Rillettes, Bresaola, Lardo, Duck Prosciutto, Housemade Mustard, Pickles, Pickled Mushrooms, Rhubarb Escargot – Wild Burgundy Snails, Persillade Butter, Bread Crisps Foie … Continue reading

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