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A Beautiful Uni Dish with a Most Spectacular View

There is a fine dining restaurant in 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower named Le Jules Verne Restaurant. The kitchen is overseen by Alain Ducasse and it has 1 michelin star, but it is much more about the view than the food. … Continue reading

27. December 2011 by tipatat
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Not Quite the Best Thing I Ever Ate, but still Yummy

I am a big fan of the Food Network show “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” and am especially excited when they mention a food item in the Bay Area that I have never had. Doubly so when it contains … Continue reading

26. November 2011 by tipatat
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toxic looking yumminess

The Beef Satay Noodle Soup at Trieu Chau in Santa Ana, CA. Having eating Thai boat noodle soup all my life, I never got into Pho or Chinese noodle soups or even ramen. And no place in Orange County  (if … Continue reading

13. June 2011 by tipatat
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One last lobster…

Sweet Butter Poached Lobster at the French Laundry in Yountville, CA When people ask me what a meal at the famous French Laundry in Yountville, CA is like, I sum it up as “perfection”. Perfect techniques married to perfect ingredients, … Continue reading

04. June 2011 by tipatat
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Speaking of lobsters…

Lobster Roll at Sam’s Chowder House in Half Moon Bay, CA I have never been to maine, or even tried one in the east coast, but after reading one too many food memoirs, I was really interested in lobster rolls. … Continue reading

02. June 2011 by tipatat
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My favorite lobster

I am restarting foodgasm all over again, for the 3rd and hopefully final time. Instead of overloading the detail, I will keep it short and sweet. Just my favorite things to eat and where you can get them. So let’s … Continue reading

01. June 2011 by tipatat
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