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Thursday 18 June, 2015

How to make the perfect sushi roll with Sushi Roku’s Chef Haru

A few weeks ago, we got to enjoy a semi-private sushi rolling class with Chef Haru of Sushi Roku Las Vegas. Considering that true sushi masters go through years of apprenticeship, I felt  a little intimidated by the process, but most of the steps to making a sushi roll are pretty simple. I suppose it’s [...]

Thursday 28 March, 2013

Just The Tip: A Tease of Vegas Uncork’d 2013

I don’t really have too much to add here to my blog on this Vegas Uncork’d preview luncheon that’s posted on Really, I just thought I would post my own pics from the afternoon, as well as the recipes for the dishes, which the chefs were nice enough to offer to all attendees (all [...]

Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Brit Chef’s New Burger Bar: No Horsin’ Around

You might ponder the wisdom of reviewing another new gourmet burger spot on the Las Vegas Strip. There are already an embarrassment of them. But this is certainly the most casual venue TV personality and Michelin-starred British chef Gordon Ramsay has ever done, so the approach of a purported perfectionist to the almost-fast-food world is [...]

Friday 11 May, 2012

Max Brenner: The Man, The Myth, The Chocolate

In honor of the Grand Opening of Max Brenner in Las Vegas today (Forum Shops at Caesars Palace), I thought I’d post some pics from the preview party a few nights ago (I took all the crummy ones), as well as link to my lengthy profile piece on Max in the July issue of DAVID [...]

Monday 23 April, 2012

A Gust of Degustation: Vegas Uncorked 2010

Food festivals touting Star Chef appearances are nothing uncommon these days—they take place seemingly everywhere from Aspen to the Bahamas—but in Vegas, they like to do things a little bigger. Which is why Bon Appetit’s fourth “Vegas Uncork’d” fest (up and down the Strip May 6-9, 2010) not only featured healthy quotients of local and [...]