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Chef Rick Moonen dines at Pamplemousse

Chef Rick Moonen continues reviewing classic restaurants with a stop at Georges La Forge’s Pamplemousse Le Restaurant. He would prefer more garlic with his escargot (“I mean, nobody really wants to eat snails”) and the French onion soup with the torchon of foie gras “had really creamy texture and was seasoned properly.” He says the osso bucco stacks […]


Beer Pairing Dinner: June 26, 2015

Join Chef Rick Moonen for a night to remember as he teams up with Henderson-based CraftHaus Brewery to host a special four-course collaboration dinner at Rx Boiler Room inside The Shoppes at Mandalay Place. In addition, Moonen will celebrate the launch of his first-ever brewery collaboration, Gone with the Wit, which features a delightful blend […]


Chef Rick Moonen at BottleRock, Napa Valley

This Friday, May 29, 2015 Chef Rick Moonen, Ben McKee of Imagine Dragons will take the culinary stage at 3:45 pm hosted by  Katie Hamilton Shaffer; this will be the first day of the 3 day music, food, wine and brew festival! Experience the sounds and sights of creation at it’s finest. If you haven’t […]


Celebrity Chef Rick Moonen Unveils His “Tacos for Strength” Creation at Mercadito Beginning May 1

Tasty Taco Fundraising Goes North with Moonen’s True North Salmon Taco LAS VEGAS – April 21, 2015 – A perfect springtime taco is coming to Mercadito at Red Rock Resort as part of Mercadito Hospitality’s national Tacos for Strength campaign.  This May, Mercadito will feature a refreshing and light salmon taco by Chef Rick Moonen […]



Chef Rick Moonen will be at Vegas Uncork’d again this year with an all new True North Salmon dish. Check out which chefs and personalities to expect to brush shoulders with during the 3 day culinary extravaganza around Aria, Caesar’s Palace, MGM and Bellagio. Vegas Uncork’d kicks off Friday April 24, 2015 and will conclude […]