Jean Philippe Patisserie

For the last few days we have enjoyed some excellent meals during dinnertime. But we can’t really much about our lunches. As we try to get to the SEMA show bright and early to avoid the masses, we usually skip breakfast and eat our lunches at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Don’t get me wrong,…

Under the Big Top

When planning our Las Vegas trip we decided that we needed to at least experience a Michelin Star restaurant. After all it is Las Vegas, known for its “go big or go home” attitude. The original Le Cirque is one of New York’s landmark restaurants, known for its luxurious elegance both when describing their atmosphere…

Back to Bouchon

Last week I went on a pilgrimage to SEMA, the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world, held in sunny Las Vegas. Once I figured out what SEMA events we needed to attend, I began planning my dining adventure. One place that I knew I had to visit was Bouchon Bistro, a Thomas…

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Souvenir from Per Se

One of my most memorable dining experiences in my life was the amazing tasting menu at French Laundry a few years ago. It blew my mind on everything I had known about food until then. From creating a menu that changes almost daily to accommodate the use of the freshest ingredients, to their imaginative combination…