Friday, June 22, 2012

Best of / Favorites Part 2: FOOD!

I'm always saying "Oh, my favorite               was here or the best             was this!"  So I thought I would compile my "best of" list just for fun on FOOD!
OUT TO EAT:
Best Pizza:  "The Cowboy" @ "Papa Murphy's" Take-n-Bake - UT
Best Breakfast Burrito:  "Mixed" @ "Beto's" - UT

Best Sweet Potato Fries & Best BBQ:  "The Smoking Apple" - Lindon, UT
Best Comfort Food:  Scones, Baked Potatoe & Iron Port @ "Porter's Place" - Lehi, UT

Best Turkey Sandwich:  "Turkey, Bacon, Avocado on Focaccia" @ "Kneaders", UT

Best Turkey Sandwich I've ever had:  "Harraseekett" @ "Portland Pie Company" - Portland, Maine
Best Salad:  "Sweet Pork Barbacoa" @ "Cafe Rio" (or Bajio) - UT

Best Burger:  "The Cowboy" @ "Chuckwagon" - Lava Hot Springs, Idaho
Best Fish & Chips:  @ "Ellis Island Casino" - Las Vegas, NV

Best Cheap Chinese:  Sweet & Sour Chicken & side of shrimp @ "Chinatown Restaurant" - Nephi, UT
Best Yellow Curry:  @ "Thai Drift" - Orem, UT

Best Thai Food overall:  "Benja Thai" - St George, UT

Best Chips & Salsa:  "Joe Bandidos" - Springville, UT  (NOT actual Joe Bandito's salsa pictured)
MADE BY FRIENDS/FAMILY:

Best Quesadillas:  by John (my friend/co-worker) grilled on a Solaire Infrared Grill

Best Corn/Avocado Dip:  by John's wife Karen
Best Guacamole:  by Tori (Klint's sister) (this isn't actually a picture of Tori's guac)

Restaurants:
Best Pizza:  "The Cowboy" @ "Papa Murphy's" Take-n-Bake - Utah
Best Breakfast Burrito:  "Mixed" @ "Beto's" - Springville, Orem or American Fork, Utah
Best Sweet Potato Fries & Best BBQ:  "The Smoking Apple" - Lindon, Utah
Best Comfort Food:  Scones, Baked Potatoe & Iron Port @ "Porter's Place" - Lehi, Utah
Best Turkey Sandwich:  "Turkey, Bacon, Avocado on Focaccia" @ "Kneaders", Utah
Best Turkey Sandwich I've ever had:  "Harraseekett" @ "Portland Pie Company" - Portland, Maine
Best Salad:  "Sweet Pork Barbacoa" @ "Cafe Rio" (or Bajio) - Utah
Best Burger:  "The Cowboy" @ "Chuckwagon" - Lava Hot Springs, Idaho
Best Fish & Chips:  @ "Ellis Island Casino" - Las Vegas, Nevada
Best Cheap Chinese:  Sweet & Sour Chicken & side of shrimp @ "Chinatown Restaurant" - Nephi, Utah
Best Chinese Noodles:  "Tasty Hand-Pulled Noodles" - Chinatown, New York
Best Yellow Curry:  @ "Thai Drift" - Orem, Utah
Best Thai Food overall:  "Benja Thai" - St George, Utah
Best Chips & Salsa:  "Joe Bandidos" - Springville, Utah

General:
Best Quesadillas:  by John (my friend/co-worker) grilled on a Solaire Infrared Grill
Best Corn/Avocado Dip:  by John's wife Karen
Best Guacamole:  by Tori (Klint's sister)
Best Cooks:  My Mom, Klint, my friend Beth, and my mother-in-law, Pat!


I think I will periodically update this list as I discover new delicious foods!  Stay tuned for the next installment of Mary's "Best of"...