Cincinnati, Ohio

Netherland Plaza – Orchids At Palm Court

Seared Foie Gras, Concord Grape, Hazelnut Granola
Popcorn Grits, Black Trumpet Mushroom, Cider Gastrique, Baby Leeks
Tagliatelle Special
Dry Aged Duck Breast, Salsify, Chestnuts, Black Mission Figs, Red Wine Duck Sauce
Citrus Sorbet
This dessert was delicious I forgot what it was but show them the picture
Blue Cheese Beignet, Pear, Arugula, Marcona Almonds, Red Wine Vinaigrette
Smoked Salmon, “Tater Tots”, Horseradish, Egg Yolk, Shallot, Lemon, Caper

Moerlein Lager House

Hot Toddy’s
Beer Can Chicken Melt
Nashville Hot Chicken – southern fried chicken, Nashville hot butter, creamy coleslaw, spicy pickle, brioche roll

Chicago, Illinois

Lunch at The Terrace @ Trump Hotel

Truffle Fries – truffle, parmesan, and chives with spicy ketchup, roasted garlic aioli, malt vinegar
Cream of white asparagus soup

Shrimp Cocktail – cocktail sauce, horseradish, garlic aioli, lemon
Prime Hanger Steak – french fries, maitre d’ butter, veal jus

Dinner at Terrace @ Trump Hotel

Fried Brussels Sprouts – bacon, sherry vinaigrette
Whole Fried Fish – Branzino – whole fried fish with sweet soy glaze, pickled fresnos, cilantro, scallions, limes, white rice

Le Colonial

Banh Cuon – Chicken & Mushroom Ravioli, Hanoi Steamed Rice Crêpe with Miller Farms Chicken, Wood Ear Mushrooms, Bean Sprouts, Nuoc Cham Sauce
Ca Bam – Hanoi Style Monkfish, Wok-Seared Wild Caught Monkfish, Turmeric, Dill, Lemongrass, Crispy Sesame Crackers
Cha Gio – Crispy Shrimp & Pork Roll, Gulf Shrimp, Pork, Asian Mushrooms, Mint, Cilantro, Chili Lime Sauce
Sui Cao Chien – Pan Seared Chicken Dumplings, Miller Farms Chicken, Scallions, Ginger, Black Vinegar Sauce

Dinner at Terrace @ Trump Hotel

Berkshire Pork Chop – romanesco, carrot puree, apple jam, violet mustard
Roasted cauliflower, apple cider glaze, capers

Breakfast at Terrace @ Trump Hotel

Jasmine Tea
Fried Chicken & Grits – carrot & habanero hot sauce, garden herbs
Steel Cut Irish Oats, Honey, Milk and Apple

Our Dinners Made at Home

Prime Rib, Baked Potato & Beet & Chick Pea Salad

Eggplant Parmesan

Smoked Ribs

We were lucky enough to find a pizzeria near our house that makes NY style Pizza

Taco Night which I love and John hates

Delicious Lobster Rolls

John’s Birthday Dinner

NYC

Le Bernardin
155 West 51st Street New York, NY 10019
(212) 554-1515

My pretty Mary Francis Owl Purse
Spicy Margarita
Best Amuse-Bouche EVER!

Tuna – Yellowfin Tuna Carpaccio; Iberico Ham “Chutney,” Sea Beans Lemon-Extra Virgin Olive Oil 
Red Snapper – Red Snapper Slivers; Flash-Pickled Pineapple, Meyer Lemon-Sea Salt Emulsion
You know you are in a great restaurant when they cover your food when you leave the table
Lobster – Lacquered Lobster Tail; Tagliatelle Black Truffle Emulsion
Langoustine – Seared Langoustine; Foie Gras Crouton Balsamic-Truffle Vinaigrette
Artichoke – Warm Artichoke Panaché; Vegetable Risotto Black Truffle Vinaigrette
Hawaiian Walu-Japanese Wagyu – Grilled Walu and Seared Wagyu; Tomato Summer Roll Spiced Red Wine Sauce
Monkfish -Pan Roasted Monkfish; Squid Ink Fideos Chorizo Emulsion
Brown Sugar Crystals
Fig – Maple Roasted Figs, Mascarpone Cream, Jalapeño Tahitian Vanilla Ice Cream
Birthday cake with 24K gold leaf
Peach

Naples, Florida

Ebelskivers – Danish filled pancakes

Sausage and Peppers on our skillet

Black Eyed Pig – Our favorite place for BBQ

Best Smoked Wings
Amazing BLT on Texas Toast
St. Louis Dry Ribs

The Continental 

Filet Mignon Sandwich, Caramelized Onion, Tomato, Horseradish Aioli
Hamburger – with pommes frites or house made pickled cucumbers Continental Burger, Bacon, Cheese, Tomato, Mac Sauce

Rumba Cuban Cafe

Churrasco Steak with Yellow rice and yuca
Lechon Asado with plantains, rice & beans