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savory souffles?

PseudoNerd Jul 8, 2006 10:26 PM

Where could I get a good savory, preferably vegetarian souffle? I have something along the lines of a tomato-basil or cheese souffle in mind.

And if there are excellent dessert souffles available, that'd be great too! ^^

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  1. chica RE: PseudoNerd Jul 8, 2006 11:06 PM

    Dessert souffles - Grand Marnier at Arroyo Chophouse; chocolate at L'Orangerie and L'Cachette; hot one at Roy's, Grand Luxe - a la mode.

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      Liquid Sky RE: PseudoNerd Jul 9, 2006 07:58 PM

      Souffles...yum! I'm eagerly following this thread for more ideas. Arroyo is a bit far for me, alas!

      1. Alimentary My Dear Watson RE: PseudoNerd Jul 9, 2006 08:03 PM

        Few will believe this, as almost everything else there is mediocre, but Panera Bread's souffles are very, very good when fresh from the oven.

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          WestsideLisa RE: PseudoNerd Jul 10, 2006 05:48 AM

          I had a Meyer lemon souffle at JiRaffe a couple of weeks ago, and I thought it was delicious.

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            tissue RE: PseudoNerd Jul 10, 2006 08:44 PM

            Morels has a good cheese morel souffle. Believe it or not. Everything else there is not very good.

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              PseudoNerd RE: tissue Jul 11, 2006 06:02 PM

              excellent! thanks for the savory rec!

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                Liquid Sky RE: tissue Jul 11, 2006 11:41 PM

                Tissue: Are you talking about the MORELS steakhouse at The Grove?

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                  tissue RE: Liquid Sky Jul 12, 2006 01:17 AM

                  Yes.

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                Alice RE: PseudoNerd Jul 12, 2006 01:32 AM

                I've never had vegetarian souffle, I'm curious to try that.

                As for dessert souffles, I really enjoy the chocolate and raspberry souffle at Off Vine. I also love the Chocolate Bento Box at Matushisa/Nobu, which isn't really a souffle, but tastes similar. My friend swears by the one at Mi Piace in Pasadena, but I haven't tried that.

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                  tissue RE: PseudoNerd Jul 12, 2006 01:33 AM

                  Mi Piace is soooooooooo bad.

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                    MikeLewis75 RE: PseudoNerd Jul 12, 2006 03:48 AM

                    On Melrose is a place called Chocolat where Moustache Cafe used to be. They have a good chocolate and a good grand marnier souffle

                    1. aprmayjun RE: PseudoNerd Oct 1, 2007 10:04 AM

                      i really enjoy the dessert souffles at five crowns (corona del mar). i think they have a different one each night.

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