|Anne Marie Panoringan|
|Bacon & Blue Cheese Bloody Mary|
We have many vices-- most of them involve sleep or shopping. Yet our strongest has to be brunch. So we could not resist the opportunity to learn more about Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar's most recent addition. Launching this weekend, they're upping the ante to our favorite meal. Why wasn't this ready for Father's Day?
Meals begin with a silver bin of housemade biscuits. Their mini size and delicate texture surprised us in a good way, leaving room for a slather of apricot jam and cocktails. Speaking of liquid nourishment, of the Bloody Mary options, we couldn't decide what was the most over-the-top. But our date agreed to one bacon and blue cheese combination, assembled right in front of us (courtesy of their roaming cocktail cart). Garnished with rosemary, brown sugar bacon and a blue cheese stuffed olive-- all that was missing was a bit of heat. In this case, a toasted chipotle rim was the answer.More »