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A Massive White Truffle Arrives at Ferraro's; More

EASTSIDE — Ferraro's Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar lands a two pound white truffle today, enough to serve 150. This particular truffle will be served with pappardelle Mimmo, risotto aragosta e tartufo nero (Italian vialone nano rice, lobster and seasonal truffles) and vitello reale (veal scaloppini topped with a sunny-side up egg and shaved white truffles). Next month, the restaurant holds Tartufi e Nebbiolo — Una Coppia Perfetta (Truffles and Nebbiolo — a Perfect Match"), a special, one-night-only, five-course dinner on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 6:30 p.m. The dinner will feature seasonal white truffles paired with Piemonte producer Batasiolo's wines. Ferraro's owner Gino Ferraro, as well as the winemaker from Batasiolo, will attend the dinner. That dinner goes for $250 per person at 702-364-5300. [EaterWire]

TIVOLI VILLAGE — Celebrate Cantina Laredo's first anniversary Nov. 15-17 with dessert and drink specials such as complimentary strawberry bunuelos with the purchase of any two entrées during lunch or dinner service. The restaurant will also offer $5 La Bandera Margaritas and $5 shots of Patron throughout the weekend. [EaterWire]

MANDALAY PLACERx Boiler Room will host a special interactive food and beer presentation featuring a lineup of Hitachino Nest from Japan on Friday at 10 p.m. Owner and brewmaster Toshiyuki Kiuchi will be on hand while Rick Moonen offers up dishes to pair with the beers for $50. [EaterWire]
The two-pound white truffle at Ferraro's [Photo: Ferraro's]

RX Boiler Room

3930 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89119 (702) 632-7200 Visit Website

Cantina Laredo

430 S Rampart Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89145 702-202-4511 Visit Website

Ferraro's Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar

4480 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV

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