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Chicago North Shore’s Fancy Affair At Restaurant Michael



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It was a magical evening for Yelp North Shore. Yelp Elites and their guests were spoiled beyond belief at Restaurant Michael in Winnetka. Chef Michael Lachowicz designed a special menu for the night, and each dish came out as beautiful and extravagant as the next. Guests got to select a starter, a main dish, and a dessert from a list of hard-to-choose-from options. Starters included grilled warm baby octopus and shrimp salad, spring pea and truffle soup with spring pea custard, terrine of mushrooms and artichoke with truffle artichoke puree, and baby arugula with pear and smoked goat cheese. Main dishes included pan roasted Loup de Mer and grilled wild Scottish salmon, stuffed breast of hen with apricot perdu and truffle game jus, and wagyu beef sirloin and short rib ravioli. For dessert, guests had the difficult decision of choosing from a hot Cointreau-kumquat soufflé, Crème brûlée, or chocolate soufflé with butterscotch gelato. Chef Michael raffled off a dinner for two to his newest adjoining restaurant creation, George Trois, and everyone left with delectable chocolate truffles. Read the reviews of the event here, and check out the fabulous photos.

Special Thanks:
Restaurant MichaelLee Klawans Photography

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