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Occupation:MANAGEMENT
Number of Posts:3600
Registered on:4/26/2007
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
[quote]Short drive south to Tra Vigne in St. Helena.[/quote] I'm not clear o distances ther . How long is the drive to St Helena, Oakville, or Yountville from Calistoga?...
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
Actually that second one is Tamber Bey....
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
[quote]DonChowder [/quote] Awesome man, i appreciate it. I was just looking at the menu at Solbar. Looks interesting. We have tastings and tours at Hourglass and Jones the first day. Decent places?...
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
Looks like our first 2 nights will be in Calistoga. Not sure what the restaurant scene is in that town....?...
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
[quote]Mauritson Solid. [/quote] I hope so. Met Clay Mauritson in Nola and he was really cool and invited us to stay at his place....
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
[quote]The marimoto in Napa was great last time I was there.[/quote] I'd really like to eat there, hopefully it can happen. Side question, what should I be wearing to any winery tastings? Sounds silly but I don't want to look like a total douche and be too casual but I also dont want to overdr...
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re: Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
This trip is being set up through my work, restaurant biz. Our wine guy has set up some tastings and places to stay for a few nights. So far, he has recommended Barndiva one night and Valette another night. Need meals on 3 other nights. If I was to get into F Laundry, it would only be a hook up thro...
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Recs for Napa and Sonoma - EMILIO
Finally taking the wife for a trip to wine country. We will be in Napa for 3 days and the Sonoma area for 3 days. We fly in on Father's day. Neither of us have ever been but I want to eat well while were are there. Ill need any recs from a quick bite to you guys telling me that I have no shot at Fre...
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Restaurants in Ft. Walton? - EMILIO
Anybody know of anything out here? First time in this area in a long time. Can be casual or upscale, just looking for something good....
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re: Restaurant/Food help For Road Trip to Labadieville and Thibodaux - EMILIO
I have been to Spahr's several times on Hwy 90 and the catfish chips are good. Just wanting to try something different....
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Restaurant/Food help For Road Trip to Labadieville and Thibodaux - EMILIO
Just planned a road trip tomorrow with my grandfather to see where he was born and raised. He is 85 and talks about where he grew up all of the time. I'm hoping to make this a memorable day for the both of us. I've really never been to that area of the state to eat. Don't need anything fancy for my ...
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re: USMNT vs Swiss 3/31 - EMILIO
Man, Bradley needs to tighten it up. Lots of opportunities. ...
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re: A Chef's Perspective - EMILIO
Are you guys still affiliated with Adolpho?...
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re: A Chef's Perspective - EMILIO
[quote]BocaJared[/quote] I have also been in the business for many years. I've have been posting and reading this site for a long time. If you don't like reading criticism of you place outside of TD.com now, you are opening Pandora's box. Some of the posters here are have a lot to offer, some are...
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re: Le Foret's Top 2 chefs quit - EMILIO
Sad when a restaurant's dirty laundry gets aired to local media. Strange times........
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re: Burger Research Question - EMILIO
Thanks guys. This thread helped a lot....
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re: Burger Research Question - EMILIO
[quote]Keep in mind that some grassfed has a particular taste that not everyone likes. [/quote] Agreed. I wonder if anyone on here would actually prefer grassfed? I am partial to regular chuck....
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re: Burger Research Question - EMILIO
[quote]Good luck with your new burger joint. [/quote] Sorry if I gave the wrong impression, this is not for a new burger joint. It's for a new menu at an existing restaurant. [quote]Everyone wants something extra for their money[/quote] Agreed, I think and egg is a great addition and at ver...
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re: Burger Research Question - EMILIO
[quote]But I will say, know your market. If you know your market, the menu will write itself along with the prices. Basically, know the people you will be serving and know their options (your competitors).[/quote] I wish it were that easy, the place is not an easy one to ID a target market. It ap...
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re: Burger Research Question - EMILIO
[quote]There are other threads on Nola burgers, as well. [/quote] I'm aware but I am doing some menu development and I had a couple of add on questions. Sorry for any inconvieneince....
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