| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:50 AM
A dozen years ago, Daniel Boulud made headlines by serving what some people called the most-expensive hamburger in New York at his DB Bistro Moderne.
The $27 burger now costs $34 — at least at his 14-month-old Miami DB — and it is in many...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Wow, tonight’s episode of “Top Chef” marks a turning point in the season. With seven cheftestants left, Tom ships them back to San Antonio directly after Restaurant Wars. Sleep-deprived, mentally and physically exhausted, and on the edge...
| Sep 27, 2012
Can a four-star meal begin with fried smelts and end with a Butterfinger bar? My last dinner at Sixteen says yes.
These are uncertain times for four-star dining in Chicago. Since last September, four previous top-rated restaurants have closed up shop...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Chefs are up in arms about the ban on foie gras in California as it is one of the most delectable ingredients to many foodies. The feel of the velvety liver accompanied with the perfect selection of accoutrements is a sure bet for a culinary delight. ...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:13 PM
A federal judge on Wednesday denied an attempt by a group of foie gras producers and restaurants to temporarily stall a recently instituted ban on the fatty delicacy.
U.S. District Judge Stephen Wilson in Los Angeles turned down the request from North...
| Dec 12, 2012
Cru Cafe and Wine Bar
25 E. Delaware
Grilled Filet of Beef with Foie Gras Butter, Sweet Potato, Chestnuts, Charred Cipolinni and Red Wine
4 8 oz beef tenderloin steaks
| Nov 19, 2012
| 12:45 PM
102 Wall St., Norwalk, (203) 956-7134
Penne alla vodka will never appear on Bar Sügo's menu. Pasquale Pascarella, the chef-owner of the new restaurant on Wall Street in Norwalk, says that if he tried to serve an Italian-...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 10:21 AM
At a farm in southwest France, the president of France took a stand for one of his nation’s most indulgent exports: foie gras.
The delicacy, made from the fatty livers of force-fed ducks and geese, has been banned in California since July 1. Animal...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:59 AM
If you think traffic is bad now — just wait. The city of Irvine is in the process of approving more than 10,000 residential units, all within 10 miles of downtown Laguna.
In an effort to raise additional funds for the construction of the Great Park...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:32 PM
I'd like to know if the majority of the politicians we elect to go to Sacramento and fix things are incompetent or just addled when we vote them in.
Or is there something in the air up there that makes them act that way once they arrive?
Since Gov. Gray...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:02 PM
BadHappy Poutine Shop
939 N. Orleans
To read more about the restaurant:
The Good The Bad & The Happy
3 oz pork belly
3 oz veal cheek
1 Tbs foie gras mousse
4 oz gravy