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I'm the restaurant critic for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and a dedicated foodie.I'm the restaurant critic for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and a dedicated foodie.

Where to find HP Sauce in the valley

reviewjournal.com — HP Sauce (reportedly so named because its creator heard that the Houses of Parliament were serving it), which is beloved of British ex-pats and Anglophiles for its distinctive flavor, is the subject of a search by Shirley Sparks. Her fellow Taste of the Town readers found four sources, though none in Henderson, as Sparks desired.

Cool Whip fans stand by their desserts

reviewjournal.com — Cool Whip is one of those all-American products we love to hate - or at least lots of people who self-identify as food-lovers say they do. And no wonder; when it was created in 1966, Cool Whip contained no cream at all, although light cream and skim milk were added to the original version a few years ago.

Ferraro’s owner strives to make patrons feel at home

reviewjournal.com — Gino Ferraro and his wife, Rosalba, both came to the United States from Italy at age 12, when their families moved to Syracuse, New York. They met during junior high school in an English class for Italian immigrants and married in 1974.

Few-frills Yanni’s Greek Grille fuses cuisine with solid results

reviewjournal.com — I've written a lot during the past few years about how much I enjoy the experimental fusions popping up around the valley, involving Korean, Japanese or Indian flavors fused with elements of, usually, Mexican and Asian cuisines.

Veranda now offering three-course tasting menu

reviewjournal.com — Veranda at the Four Seasons, 3960 Las Vegas Blvd. South, now offers a $55, three-course tasting menu with wine pairings. Entree choices include center-cut red Porto-glazed beef tenderloin with potatoes and mozzarella-stuffed zucchini blossom or Mediterranean sea bass with white asparagus spring mushroom risotto. Call 702-632-5121. ...

Buy or make pickled eggs

reviewjournal.com — Ruth Duer is looking for pickled eggs, and her fellow readers know where to find them. Pat Ilic emailed that she bought some "puckery" ones at Cost Plus World Market at 3890 Blue Diamond Road; there's another Cost Plus at 2151 N. Rainbow Blvd. Jim Johnson found them at the Smart &Final at 3750 E.

Culinary Dropout isn’t as edgy as it sounds

reviewjournal.com — I was a little surprised at how normal Culinary Dropout is. Why would I think otherwise? Well, there's the provocative name and the edgy website copy, for starters.

Nacho Daddy opening restaurant on Las Vegas Strip

reviewjournal.com — Scorpions on the Strip? Sounds like a PR nightmare, but they'll be there, ready to take on all challengers, when Nacho Daddy opens its fourth valley location this summer at the Miracle Mile Shops.

You can get free ice cream at Ben & Jerry’s in Las Vegas on Tuesday

reviewjournal.com — Free ice cream! Tuesday is free cone day at Ben & Jerry's locations nationwide, and the location at The District at Green Valley Ranch in Henderson will offer free entertainment as well. Celebrity guests will be scooping there from noon to 8 p.m.

5 places you should go eat at in Las Vegas this week

reviewjournal.com — Get your friends' party started early with happy hour at N9NE Steakhouse at the Palms. From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. weekdays in the restaurant's bar and lounge, you can try rock shrimp with sriracha sauce and lemon aioli, $9; lobster potstickers with bok choy and pepper yuzu sauce, $9; Buffalo chicken wontons stuffed with hot sauce and blue cheese, $9, and lots more.
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Mar 14, 2016

Lazy Dog to open second valley location at Town Square this fall. #rjnow

Mar 14, 2016

Lazy Dog to open second valley location at Town Square this fall.Lazy Dog to open second valley location at Town Square this fall.

Mar 06, 2016

Al's Beef planning big expansion in Nevada.Al's Beef planning big expansion in Nevada.

Feb 23, 2016

Momofuku, Milk Bar planned for Cosmopolitan; opening date not announced.Momofuku, Milk Bar planned for Cosmopolitan; opening date not announced.

Jan 11, 2016

We're filling 23 full-time newsroom positions at the Las Vegas Review-Journal.We're filling 23 full-time newsroom positions at the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Jan 05, 2016

@stephgrimes my husband called the ins. Co. yesterday and they said he was covered

Jan 05, 2016

RT @_JRobison: Michael Schroeder, linked to mystery writer Edward Clarkin, is out as manager of the RJ. m.reviewjournal.com/news/las-vegas…

Jan 04, 2016

My first newspaper was family-owned in a small town. If we were accurate, the publisher didn't care who we upset. RIP Kenner BushMy first newspaper was family-owned in a small town. If we were accurate, the publisher didn't care who we upset. RIP Kenner Bush


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