Category Archives: desserts

new desserts at the lodge…

soft bittersweet chocolate, breton cookie, milk jam, spicy peanuts parfait, caramel cremeux, textured smoked chocolate, hazelnut

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tenacity’s first omakase style dinner with guest chef plinio sandalio

monday july 14, 2008 shaved kampachi cured with ketup manis & smoked, lime, powdered caramel & ghee pacific northwest geoduck clam, shiro dashi, burdock root, grated diakon & whipped shellfish broth cebiche of “first of the years” bay scallops from … Continue reading

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lemon balm, anise hyssop, allspice leaves & pina

this is a continuance of the previous post “thank you laurent” (chef laurent gras)… i began growing lemon balm in march and it grew like crazy!  i found an interesting use for it on chef laurent gras’s blog, (i did … Continue reading

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the woodlands wine & food week

 featuring chefs from peru!!! the wine rendezvous grand tasting & chef showcase 7pm-10pm saturday, june 7th marriott the woodlands waterway hotel & convention center 1601 lake robbins drive the woodlands, texas 77380 …come visit us at the inaugural continental … Continue reading

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sometimes all you need is a great product…

schizophrenic pineapple – charred, bruleed, sherbet, caviar, noodle, liquid ravioli, compressed, carpaccio & pudding

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tenacity’s july 4th menu…

private home… (CANAPES) cornbread madelines with sweet & sour jalapeño deviled quail egg with shaved summer truffle (DINNER) layered big eye tuna & hempstead watermelon, candied chili serrano, white soy & cilantro akaushi beef tartare, whole grain mustard paper, spicy … Continue reading

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upcoming menu from tenacity dinner service…

  (CANAPES) textured crystal clear bloody mary grated tuna bacon, saffron marshmallow & anise hyssop yuzu, carbonated grape & cucumber fizz (DINNER) pacific sea urchin, gelled buttered popcorn & chive grass-fed beef & gulf oyster tartare, miso, crunchy bread & … Continue reading

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wd-50, wylie & alex

here is an example of a chef who knows what he is doing from concept to the last guest.  pay attention!!!!!

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from lemon chill to the pickle sickle

while i was supposed to be attending classes in lubbock at texas tech, my pledge-brother, lets call him “cole”, introduced to me one of my personal favorite treats, lemon chill.  lemon chill was the best thing in college because, as … Continue reading

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when it comes to the true defination of original i can only think of the boys at moto in chicago

they are the real deal.  last time i was there i had the pleasure of seeing the laser up close and personal!!!

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