Aspen, Colorado

E.M.P – Winter House 

Foie Gras – Torchon with Black Truffle & Brioche
Beef Tartare – Mustard, Horseradish & Gaufrettes
Homemade chips
Beef Helvetia – Hen of the Woods Mushrooms, Bell Peppers & Cream Sauce
Zurich Style Chicken – Mushrooms, Onions & Cream Sauce
Hot cocoa and mint

Cache Cache Aspen

Frisée Salad – “Tender Belly” bacon, garlic, shallot, balsamic dressing, sunnyside Eagle Springs’ egg
Marinated Beet Salad – baby lettuces, fresh Colorado chèvre, lemon-truffle vinaigrette
Lamb meatballs
Colorado Rack of Lamb – Dijon & herb crust, potatoes au gratin, roasted vegetables, veal jus
Tilapia fish special

State 38 Snowmass

Classic Shrimp Cocktail – Jumbo shrimp, smoked horseradish cocktail sauce
Avocado Toast – Avocado spread, goat cheese, cherry heirloom, toasted brioche, balsamic glaze
Bacon Jam BLT – Crispy bacon, bacon jam, bibb lettuce, toasted brioche

Limelight Hotel

Brussel sprouts & Margarita Pizza with mushrooms
Mussels & Clams in a white wine sauce

Naples, Florida

Brio @ Waterside Shops

Carpaccio – Shaved tender beef*, field greens, capers, mustard aioli, Parmigiana Reggiano
Spaghetti Bolognese – Organic grass-fed ground beef and all-natural pork, white wine, fresh tomato cooked slow and long

Burntwood Tavern

Pierogies – truffle oil, caramelized onions, herbed sour cream
Fish Tacos – flour tortillas, black beans & rice, avocado salsa
Chicken Diablo – fried jalapenos, pepper jack, lettuce, tomato, pickles, chipotle mayo
The Burntwood Burger – applewood smoked bacon, egg, hash brown, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickles

Meridian Cafe

Naples Grilled Cheese – aged cheddar, brie, applewood smoked bacon, sliced tomato with a bacon and tomato jam grilled till gooey on wheat.
Chicken sandwich – Harvest Land no hormone and antibiotic-free chicken breast grilled with American cheese and pickles.

Baby Lamb Chops

Tomahawk Steak was amazing!!! Purchased it from Jimmy P’s Butcher Shop

Our green beer for St. Patty’s Day!

Bistro La Baguette in Naples

Seared Fois Gras
Goat cheese Gourmand Salad
Chateaubriand
Veal Scallopini
Fried Clam Strips, Onion Rings and French Fries

Steamers Seafood in Naples

Steamed Clams

IHOP breakfast

Fernandez the Bull – Cuban Restaurant

Palomilla Steak – Thin steak that is deeply marinated in garlic lemon sauce. Served with grilled onions.
Churrasco Steak Salad – Our mouth-watering Churrasco steak is grilled, sliced & served with mixed greens, carrots, tomato, cucumber, onion, capers & white American cheese. Best with house dressing.

USS Nemo Restaurant

Steamed Clams from Pine Island – Garlic lover: wine, garlic cream infusion, chives
Grilled Salmon – spinach, bean sprouts, carrot, miso dressing & tomato oil
Black Grouper – crispy, blackened or grilled with French fries, tartar sauce, and coleslaw

Chops City Grill

Dry Aged Strip Steak 18oz
Roasted Jumbo Asparagus – sea salt, olive oil, béarnaise sauce on the side
Kurobuta Pork Chop 14oz

Tomahawk steak we purchased from Jimmy P’s Butcher Shop

Five guys

Hot Dog with Mustard
Little Burger with ketchup, Mayo, jalapenos, mushrooms & raw onions

Massive King Crab Legs we purchased from Jimmy P’s Butcher Shop

Continental on 3rd Avenue

Piedmontese – Hanger Steak 10oz
Snake River Farms Silver Label – Filet Mignon 8oz
Baked Mushrooms, Garlic, Thyme

Palumbo’s Pizzeria 

Before – Plain Cheese Pizza Slice
After – Black Pepper, Crushed Red Pepper, Garlic Powder, Oregano

New Years Eve at Times Square – NYC 2018

Renaissance Times Square Hotel – American Express Special Event Breakfast

Hong Kong Station

Wonton Soup

The Loeb Boathouse – Central Park NYC

Roasted Beets
Ahi Tuna Salad
Bloody Mary’s
Salmon

Traditional NY Style Breakfast Sandwich

Bacon, egg and cheese with salt, pepper & Ketchup on a roll

Mim’s Restaurant – Roslyn Heights

Fusilli & Blackened Skirt Steak – spinach, portobello mushrooms, gorgonzola, porcini sage cream
Mediterranean Stuffed Sole – feta, spinach, tomatoes, lemon, fresh herbs, quinoa wild rice

Oniro Greek Restaurant – Woodbury, NY

Grilled Octopus
Greek Salad
Shrimp Cocktail
Grilled Calamari
Avgolemono Soup
Spinach Pie
Grilled Lamb Chops
Lemon Potatoes
Caramel Cheesecake

On the Parade Diner – Breakfast

One egg over easy, bacon & home fries

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day 2018

Christmas Eve

Puerto Rican Coquito
Coquito with Cinnamon stick as garnish
Ricotta Cheesecake before it’s baked
Deviled Eggs
New England Clam Chowder with Extra Bacon on top
Baked Clams
Huge King Crab Legs

Christmas Day

Lasagna

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Whenever we are in Jackson Hole we stay at the Four Seasons which is a fabulous hotel. If there is Huevos Rancheros on the menu you can bet money that is what I will order. I hit the jackpot with this dish!!! It’s the best Huevos Rancheros you will ever eat!

Yellowstone National Park

We stayed at the Lake Yellowstone Hotel and I ordered the Quail for dinner and it was THE BEST I HAVE EVER HAD!!!!! We will be going back there to have that dinner again (It was that good)

Grilled Quail – cranberry compote, wild rice pilaf, seasonal vegetable

New Orleans – NOLA 2018

Antoine’s Restaurant for lunch

Desire Raw Oyster Bar

Hurricanes
Raw Oysters
The Best char grilled oysters
Buffalo wings
Shrimp & Fried Green Tomatoes Remoulade

Irene’s Restaurant

Soft Shell Crab
Roasted Duck
Yvonne’s Soft Shell Crab
Bread Pudding Dessert A La Mode

Cafe Beignet

Kingfish

Dinosaur Kale Salad

Cafe Du Monde – The Best Beignets EVER!!!

Antoine’s Restaurant for Dinner

Bullshot
The real Oysters Rockefeller
Escargot
Veal Chop
Filet Mignon

Beer at Hermes Bar the day we were leaving

I forgot the name of this restaurant

Crawfish Etouffee & Jambalaya
Char Grilled Oysters
Grilled Oysters with Tomato

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