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Manhattan – Harry’s

Harry’s , located on Poyntz Avenue in Manhattan, is one of those places I always wanted to visit when I was a college student but I never the the opportunity (money).  It’s certainly not the kind of place you would eat at on a regular basis, however for a special occasion, this place can’t be beat.

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In fact, it is the number one rated restaurant in Manhattan, according to Trip Advisor.  The white tablecloth restaurant is located on the ground floor of the old Wareham Opera House.  It is a beautiful example of early twentieth century architecture. My service at Harry’s was excellent, and my meal, pork roundelay (seafood stuffed pork loin), was also beautiful. It was almost too pretty to eat;

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Presented on a delicious bed of potatoes and under a heaping helping of greens.  Other pork menu item includes specialty pizzas and bacon wrapped chorizo stuffed dates.  Additionally, they have an abundance of fine wines to pair with any meal.

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Although they take reservations, I had no trouble getting seated on a Tuesday evening without one. My wife and I  cannot wait to try more pork offerings from Harry’s on our next dinner date!

Until next time,
Chris

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As we approach the holiday season and prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving this week, the folks at In Pursuit of Pork and the Kansas Pork Association have a lot to be thankful for, including bacon. Yes, we said bacon. It’s been a good year for bacon and we are anticipating lots of bacon wrapped turkeys and other bacon wrapped goodies to be gracing many tables this week.

We are also thankful for our loyal readers and want to give away this great “Bacon Power” t-shirt (size large) that our friends at The Bacon Nation sent us.

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Here’s how you can win:

What is your favorite dish to wrap in bacon for the holiday season?

 Leave a comment to let us know your on this post.  The contest will close on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:00 pm CST. A winner will be selected at random and notified via email, as well as announced in a comment on this blog post. The winner will need to respond to our email no later then Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 5:00 pm CST to be eligible to claim their prize. If the prize is not claimed we will select another winner.

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60 Comments Post a comment
  1. Alic Petty #

    Turkey, of course

    November 26, 2013
  2. Katie Phillips #

    Filet mignon

    November 26, 2013
  3. barry #

    Its Thanksgiving…Turkey (of course) tenderloins wrapped in bacon ate awesome!!!

    November 26, 2013
  4. My favorite dish to wrap in bacon is everything!! But a Bacon wrapped turkey is phen
    ominal. bacon wrapped asparagus is also good

    November 26, 2013
  5. Sherrie Ilgenfritz #

    Bacon wrapped bbq shrimp!!! Yum!

    November 26, 2013
  6. Jennifer Wiedner #

    Bacon wrapped jalapeño peppers

    November 26, 2013
  7. Anita DeWeese #

    Bacon wrapped chestnuts

    November 26, 2013
  8. Georgia Bowling #

    Bacon wrapped shrimp fresh off the grill or a big plate of crispy bacon with eggs,

    November 26, 2013
  9. Michael Mills #

    Bacon wrapped in bacon

    November 26, 2013
  10. David Bell #

    Jalapeños

    November 26, 2013
  11. Meghan P #

    Bacon wrapped pork tenderloin. Yum.

    November 26, 2013
  12. tyger9575 #

    I would wrap just about anything in bacon, even for the holidays. But, let’s be honest, bacon is awesome on its own and the foods must earn the right to be wrapped in its glorious magnificence.

    November 26, 2013
  13. I have to go with avocado stuffed into a date, stuffed into a jalapeno wrapped in bacon. That is wrapped in a pork tenderloin wrapped in bacon wrapped in a turkey wrapped in bacon. If only my wife understood how important this is, I’d be doing it right now.

    November 26, 2013
  14. Keisha Maria #

    Bacon wrapped chipolatas, or pigs in blankets. That’s memories in a bite right there.

    November 26, 2013
  15. If you needed to wrap bacon around something why not wrap bacon around more bacon. Mmmm my mouth is watering

    November 26, 2013
  16. It may not be a popular food, but liquorice wrapped in bacon or eaten with bacon is delicious,

    November 26, 2013
  17. Diana Palmer #

    Bacon wrapped chicken is a favorite of mine!

    November 26, 2013
  18. Matthew Kasisky #

    Anything wrapped in bacon is awesome, but my favorite is scallops wrapped in bacon.

    November 26, 2013
  19. Crescent rolls wrapped around bacon is pretty damned good.

    November 26, 2013
  20. bob #

    smoked bacon wrapped pork tenderloin.

    November 26, 2013
  21. babababacon!

    November 26, 2013
  22. Bacon wrapped filet mignon

    November 26, 2013
  23. Thomas Nelson #

    bacon!!!

    November 26, 2013
  24. K.Kelly #

    Bacon-wrapped fillet mignon is the absolute best! I would eat it daily if I could!!

    November 26, 2013
  25. BadSwine #

    I would like a side of bacon with my bacon please.

    November 26, 2013
  26. Hannah R #

    Peanut butter stuffed bananas.

    November 26, 2013
  27. Natalie J Vandenberghe #

    I love bacon wrapped around chicken breasts, filet mignon, brussel sprouts, prawns, and maple bars (holiday or not!)

    November 26, 2013
  28. Drew Hopkins #

    Turkey mmmmmm

    November 26, 2013
  29. jtmidkiff09@gmail.com #

    Bacon-wrapped shrimp with a Jameson’s and fresh cayenne bbq sauce.

    November 27, 2013
  30. Will #

    Pieces of tomatoes, as well as other bacon.

    November 27, 2013
  31. Steve #

    Definitely dessert – dark chocolate/maple pudding with bacon bits.

    November 27, 2013
  32. Cindy H #

    Asparagus!

    November 27, 2013
  33. Sirena #

    Bacon wrapped stuffing.

    November 27, 2013
  34. Samuel Q #

    Bacon wrapped in a tortilla with hot sause.

    November 27, 2013
  35. Bacon wrapped chicken livers

    November 27, 2013
  36. Daniel M #

    yep turkey

    November 30, 2013
  37. Starr Greenwell #

    I would say turkey and/or pork chops.

    November 30, 2013
  38. Bacon wrapped chicken with stuffing.

    November 30, 2013
  39. Filet mignon.

    November 30, 2013
  40. robyn paris #

    i love bacon wrapped around my fork….but seriously if i had to wrap it around food i’d say scallops.

    November 30, 2013
  41. nickie #

    eggs and sweet roll

    December 1, 2013
  42. Tracy L Davis #

    bacon wrapped scallops

    December 1, 2013
  43. Karen M #

    I like my breakfast wrapped in bacon. Thanks

    December 1, 2013
  44. Lori Walker #

    My favorite dish to wrap in bacon is scallops.

    December 1, 2013
  45. We live in South Louisiana and one of the appetizers that are served is Shrimp wrapped in Bacon. I plan on making that a holiday tradition starting this year.

    December 2, 2013
  46. SYNDEL H VALLE #

    I LIKED CHICKEN WRAPPED IN BACON

    December 2, 2013
  47. Heather B #

    is there anything that wouldn’t be better wrapped in bacon? my favorite would have to be a nice juicy steak!

    December 2, 2013
  48. I make shrimp wrapped in bacon with bbq sauce.

    December 2, 2013
  49. Jennifer Reed #

    My favorite dish to wrap in bacon for the holiday season is Cream Cheese-Stuffed, Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeños. We make these for holiday parties.

    December 2, 2013
  50. I love Bacon wrapped Steak and chicken Kabobs

    December 2, 2013
  51. Vikki Billings #

    i love shrimp wrapped in bacon and waterchestnuts wrapped in bacon.

    December 2, 2013
  52. Brittney House #

    I love bacon wrapped shrimp. I actually had some last week!

    December 2, 2013
  53. We like to wrap hamburgers in bacon before we fry ‘em up.

    December 2, 2013
  54. Chris Noe #

    We stuff chicken breasts with swiss cheese and aromatics, wrap them in bacon and roast them. Yumm!

    December 3, 2013
  55. I like stuffed chicken wrapped in bacon!

    December 3, 2013
  56. I love to wrap my eggs in bacon!

    leroyblackley@yahoo.com

    December 3, 2013
  57. Tammie Venne #

    I like to wrap teriaki chicken strips in bacon

    December 3, 2013
  58. Sand #

    Bacon wrapped asparagus!

    December 3, 2013
  59. Kansas Pork Farmers #

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our contest for the ‘Bacon Nation’ t-shirt! As of 4:00 pm CST, Tuesday, December 3, our contest officially closed.It sounds like everyone’s holidays will be filled with yummy bacon cheer! Thanks for sharing with us! Comments were each assigned a number and our winner were chosen with a random number generator.

    Our winner, who has already been notified via email is:
    Brittney House

    Thanks again to everyone for participating. For more contests and giveaways, continue to follow us here on In Pursuit of Pork and check out ‘KansasPork’ on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.

    December 3, 2013

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