Most Memorable Meals of 2011 Slideshow


White Spinach, Mushroom, and Gorgonzola Pie — The Original Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana (New Haven, Conn.)
The Narwhal — Commonwealth (San Francisco)
Western Bacon Blue Ring Burger — Gott's (San Francisco)
Crab — PPQ Dungeness Island (San Francisco)
Tacos — La Taqueria (San Francisco)
Margherita Pizza — Una Pizza Napoletana (San Francisco)
Blood Pappardelle with Testa — Incanto (San Francisco)
Taquitos — Yoshi (New York City)
Roast Beef — Defonte's (New York City)
Sashimi — Zooma (Miami)
Tortellini with Black Truffle — Michael White (South Beach Food & Wine Festival)
Omakase — O Ya (Boston)
Hot Pepper Bar Pie — Colony (Stamford, Conn.)
Pistachio Pie — Pizzeria Bianco (Phoenix)
Crespelle —  Pane Bianco (Phoenix)
Double Double Animal-Style —  In-N-Out (Scottsdale, Ariz.)
Fried Chicken —  FnB (Scottsdale, Ariz.)
Sichuan Button — Marc Forgione (New York City)
Prime Rib Sandwich — Eataly (New York City)
Greek Salad — Taverna Cyclades (Queens, N.Y.)
Pig Burger — Dixson Bar-B-Q (Knoxville, Tenn.)
White Asparagus, Mozzarella, Sorrel, Finger Lime, and Parmesan — JBF Pop-Up with Iñaki Aizpitarte and David Chang
Oysters and Pearls — Per Se (New York City)
Caviar - Urchin  — Le Bernardin (New York City)
Spicy Ramen — Ippudo NY (New York City)
Spicy Chicken Platter — Chick-fil-A (Hapeville, Ga.)
Cheeseburger — Varsity (Atlanta)
Pimento Cheese — Empire State South (Atlanta)
Burger — Holeman & Finch (Atlanta)
Chicken and Dumplings — Mary Mac's (Atlanta)
Duck Lunch — Momofuku Ssäm Bar (New York City)
Spiedino di Pesce — Eataly (New York City)
Pretzel Soup — Moto (Chicago)
Double Dog  — Wolfy's (Chicago)
Ginger Cocktail — The Aviary (Chicago)
Sazerac  — The Aviary (Chicago)
Chili Cheese Fries — Devil Dawgs (Chicago)
Hot Dog — Murphy's Red Hots (Chicago)
English Pea — Alinea (Chicago)
Black Truffle Explosion — Alinea (Chicago)
Agneau — Alinea (Chicago)
Chocolate, Blueberry, Honey, Peanut — Alinea (Chicago)
Watermelon — Riverpark (New York City)
Alsatian Flatbread — Edi & the Wolf (New York City)
Love Shack's Nachos — Fort Worth, Texas
Imperial Cane Sugar Dr Pepper — Dublin, Texas
SnoSour — Coconut Hut (Stephenville, Texas)
Ribs and Hard 8 Beans — Hard Eight Barbecue (Stephenville, Texas)
Garlic Cheese Fries — Yankee Stadium (New York City)
Burger — Korzo (New York City)
Duck Dinner — Momofuku Ssäm Bar (New York City)
Chopped Liver — Sammy's Roumanian (New York City)
Double ShackBurger (with Pickle) — Shake Shack (New York City)
Ebi — Bohemian (New York City)
Foie Gras Soba — Bohemian (New York City)
Hurricane Meatballs — Maroni (Northport, N.Y.)
Pastry — Lagkagehuset (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Taco Bar — Taqueria Los Coyotes (San Francisco)
Michelada — Taqueria Los Coyotes (San Francisco)
Special Pie — Cheese Board (Berkeley, Calif.)
Fried Wolfe Ranch Quail  — Chez Panisse (Berkeley, Calif.)
Mission Hot Dog — San Francisco
Xiao Long Bao — Yank Sing (San Francisco)
Grilled Oysters — Tomales Bay Oyster Company (Marshall, Calif.)
Barbecued Oysters — Hog Island Oyster Co. (Tomales Bay, Calif.)
Boudin Blanc — Bouchon (Yountville, Calif.)
Orange Rind, Green Tomato, and Melon Float — Ubuntu (Napa Valley, Calif.)
Caviar and Champagne — Domaine Carneros (Napa Valley, Calif.)
Amuse Bouche — Meadowood (Saint Helena, Calif.)
Carnaroli Risotto — Meadowood (Napa Valley, Calif.)
Oysters — Drake's Bay Oyster Co. (Inverness, Calif.)
Pomodoro Pie — Flour + Water (San Francisco)
Clam Chowder with Jalapeño Mignonette — Swan Oyster Depot (San Francisco)
Slice — South Brooklyn Pizza (New York City)
Thai Burger — Ngam (New York City)
Fish Tacos — Ricky's (Los Angeles)
Burger — Father's Office (Los Angeles)
Porchetta at
Charles Phan's Fried Chicken with Sriracha Butter — Los Angeles
Omakase — Sushi Zo (Los Angeles)
Chico's Tacos — El Paso by Way of New York City
Hash Browns — (McDonald's ) New York City
Minetta Tavern's French Dip — New York City
Blue Marlin — Shirley's Food Hut at Oistins Fish Fry (Barbados)
Chicken Roti — Chefette (Bridgetown, Barbados)
Blue Marlin Cutter — Cuz's (Needham's Point, Barbados)
Fried Chicken with Mashed Potatoes — Babe's (Granbury, Texas)
Macho Tostado Burger — Chris Madrid's (San Antonio)
Jalapeño Sausage — Kreuz Market (Lockhart, Texas)
Brisket — Franklin Barbecue (Austin)