Alana: it don't get more Dine Original than her, or, What I Ate: Best Feast of the Year!
Usually closed on the first days of the week during the wintertime, Alana was open for a private party for our good pal 2E on Mardi Gras. Talk about fat Tuesday!
While this was a feast unmatched anywhere in town, you can still delight over bits and pieces of it--and I strongly recommend you do!--by going there this Dine Originals weekend. Here's a taste:
OK those courses came out at a relatively leisurely pace. At this point the amazing parade of delectable hits started coming fast & furiously....
(not pictured, Mussels)
The ancient Romans would've been embarrassed to eat all this--but not us!
Frankly, I'd had a miserable day in a very expensive dentist's chair and was told I was moody company that night, but in retrospect, I wish I could do it all over again--down to each glistening morsel--right this very minute!