Welcome to the new Flavorpill

Discover and share great events with your friends

Sign Up Log In
New_full_2ed096bda16f4f0aa0ff64426fe20ed5

Whitney Flood's imaginative farm-to-table cuisine in Culver City.

Food/Wine

Muddy Leek

Muddy Leek (8631 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA) Map it
Editor Pick
Editor Pick

Muddy Leek serves imaginative farm-to-table cuisine created by chef Whitney Flood at this Culver City eatery he opened with his wife, Julie Retzlaff. Flood and Retzlaff previously created a series of underground dinners that caused its fans to clamor for a restaurant. The space is bright and open, with windows soaring from the floors to the high ceilings. Everything on the creative, unpredictable menu is made from scratch and sourced from local farms. There are far more small plates than entrees here, making it easy to indulge in a variety of flavors. Among the highlights: the mushroom, spinach, and leek tart; Moroccan spiced lamb with dried plums, preserved lemon, and turmeric potatoes; grass-fed short ribs with Nantes carrot emulsion; chicken-fried bacon; spring vegetable risotto, a bright, lively dish with lemon, fresh mint, and parmesan; and the venison corndog with house-made beer mustard. The cocktail list includes such pleasures as the Ti’ Punch (Rhum Agricole and lime with a touch of sugar), Blind Lemon Jefferson (rye, lemon juice, and bitters) and the classic French 75. Dessert standouts include the chocolate and caramel tart, made with chocolate custard, salted caramel, and hazelnuts; and, if you’re lucky, one of the dessert specials: house-made donuts.

Karin E. Baker, Editor

Muddy Leek

Muddy Leek (8631 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA) Map it
  • Small_7c891b145b040a09c2e53872fc5881a5
  • E0ed7e518bccd5642d997cff33b846d9?s=50
More Event Info (http://www.muddyleek.com/)
Various prices Save event for more information and special offers
Small_7c891b145b040a09c2e53872fc5881a5 Added By Karin E. Baker