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Visit to New Platinum Palate Award Winner “The French Brasserie Rustique,” A Magnificent Meal by Chef Vincenzo Betulia in Naples, Florida!

Award-Winning Chef Vincenzo Betulia’s new French Brasserie has brought Parisian elegance to the heart of downtown Naples and has recently been awarded the Fred Bollaci Enterprises Platinum Palate Certificate of Excellence! It has quickly become my favorite spot for lunch … Continue reading

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The Golden Palate: Recipe: Apple Frangipane Tart by Bleu Provence, Naples, Florida!

Apple Frangipane Tart Ingredients: Pâte Brisée (Pie Crust) 1 Tablespoon of Flour 1 Large Egg 1/2 Cup of Unsalted Butter 1/2 Cup of Granulated Sugar (Note: may substitute Splenda) 1 Cup of Finely Ground Almonds Shaved Almonds (for garnish) 1 … Continue reading

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Recipe: La Grenouille’s “Salmon en Papilotte” (Baked in Parchment), New York, NY

La Grenouille’s Salmon en Papilotte, courtesy of La Grenouille, NY Ingredients: Serves 4 4 -5 oz fillets of red snapper, skin/bones removed 1 medium bulb fennel, sliced thin, green fronds removed and reserved 1 cup fava beans 1 cup English … Continue reading

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The Golden Palate: Bistro Jeanty’s “Coq au Vin” (Chicken with Wine), Yountville, CA (Napa Valley)

INGREDIENTS 2 large yellow onions, peeled and diced€“ 3 shallots, peeled and diced 8 cloves garlic, peeled and roughly chopped 3 sprigs parsley — 2 bay leaves — 5 branches thyme€“ 1 1/2 bottles good quality Merlot or Red Zinfandel … Continue reading

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Le Lafayette: Golden Palate Authentic French Cuisine in the Heart of Old Naples, Florida!

Dine al fresco on the beautiful patio or in the stylish dining room or lounge. Chef/Owner Sebastien Maillard Some of the best French cuisine on Florida’s Gulf Coast is home at Le Lafayette French Restaurant in downtown Naples. Located two blocks … Continue reading

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