Fancy


January 22, 2013

MOTOism: Ultimate Luxury @ 35,000 feet

by Moto Yamamoto

Oops, I did it again. Some of you may remember my report from last year on my first class flight on American Airlines, and the experience was surely memorable and comfortable.

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December 25, 2012

Slightly Peckish: Roganic (LDN)

by Sakura Gooneratne

It’s not very often I go to fancypants restaurants but that doesn’t mean I don’t love the excitement and taste sensations that often accompany these forays into high end dining.

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September 11, 2012

MOTO Restaurant Review: Eleven Madison Park (NYC)

by Moto Yamamoto

Though I created such a scene when I wrote about a certain four-star restaurant some time ago, I must write about my experience at Eleven Madison Park.

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August 22, 2011

ReCPY: Yamahomo’s Molecular Report on Moto (CHI)

by Moto Yamamoto

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When you are in Chicago, aside from going on the architecture boat tour, or spend unnecessary amounts of money on the Magnificent Mile, where I stayed (it was basically like 5th Avenue in Manhattan.

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August 19, 2011

Super Faminto: 5 Days in Paris: Lunching at Merci Shop

by Bryan Sanders

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Recently a surge of concept stores and boutiques have marked our larger cities, the world over, from Paris to São Paulo, all bringing a bit of something new and curated.

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January 10, 2011

Culinography: Zeppelin

by Erin Gleeson

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A meal at the James Beard House in New York prepared by chef Lorenzo Polegri from the restaurant Zeppelin in Orvieto, Italy.

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December 26, 2010

Culinography: Beef Cheeks

by Erin Gleeson

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Roasted sweetbreads and braised beef cheeks with root vegetable gratin, shallot marmalade, with a Pinot noir reduction at the James Beard House.

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October 5, 2010

Slightly Peckish: Sunday Roast at York & Albany (London)

by Sakura Gooneratne

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You might have heard of a foul-mouthed chef named Gordon Ramsey. No? Just turn on the tv and you’ll see him either swearing his head off at some poor sous chef or cosying to some celeb.

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September 14, 2010

Kajitsu: Joyful Day (NYC)

by Moto Yamamoto

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I don’t like vegetables that much. I am not keen on vegetarianism. I am not that into organic vegetables.

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June 17, 2010

The Chicago Ten: Blackbird (#2)

by Kayoko Akabori

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Matt left it up to me to decide where to go for our one fancy meal in Chicago.

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