Eater Dallas • Addison Best Restaurant • Gorji Restaurant

eater-logo-gorji    Best Restaurant In Addison: Gorji Restaurant Dallas, TX EATER 14 Essential Addison Restaurants reports:  The best restaurant in Addison for more than a decade has been Gorji Restaurant (formerly Canary By Gorji).  "Inventive Mediterranean fare, like lamb tongue crostini and gorgonzola-stuffed eggplant, is served alongside prime steaks and equally solid fish dishes. Notably, Gorji, formerly named Canary By Gorj is a chef restaurant and also Dallas’ only no-tipping restaurant." 2017 EATER 13 Essential Addison Restaurants reports: "For more than a ...

Gorji Restaurant formerly Canary By Gorji Remodels

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  • July 1, 2018

15 Years of Food and Friends At Canary By Gorji

Wine Pairing Thanks Everyone for Supporting Us for 15 Years. In March of 2018  Canary By Gorji restaurant observed its 15th Anniversary with a pizza and wine pairing. I am especially proud of this 15-year milestone and appreciative of everyone helping us celebrate this happy event.  

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  • March 16, 2018

Zagat: DFW Chefs

Zagat 10 Dallas Chefs 10 Under-the-Radar Chefs to Know in Dallas–Fort Worth —by Steven Lindsey    

Blind Judging Food Competitions: Gorji Gourmet Wins 30 Awards

Gorji Gourmet Wins 21 AwardsiGorji Gourmet Foods Win Food Competitions! Gorji Gourmet Foods have won 23  Scovie Awards and 17 food awards at ZestFest in the Fiery Food Challenge competitions from 2015 through 2019. The Scovie Awards recognizes the top savory, spicy and fiery food products in the world. It is one of the most competitive blind tasted food competitions. Hundreds of products are entered and go through rigorous tastings to receive the top honors. “Companies from all over the world continue to recognize the Scovie Awards as the most competitive and challenging blind taste-tested ...

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Gorji Gourmet Steak Marinade for Grilling Wins Awards

Gorji Gourmet Steak Primer Steak Marinade Wins Awards for BarbecuingGorji Gourmet Dipping Oil & Marinade, aka Steak Primer was awarded bronze in the Barbecue category for Marinades by the 2017, 2018 and 2019 Scovie Awards judging panel of top culinary experts and silver in the 2019 ZestFest awards.Scovie Awards Awarded To Gorji's Quick Gourmet Steak Marinade The Scovie Awards is an annual competition that recognizes the top savory, spicy and fiery food products in the world. It It is one of the most competitive blind tasted food competitions. Hundreds of products are entered and go ...

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Canary By Gorji: #1 for Food and Hospitality In Dallas!

renzell-rating-top-3 restaurants-dallas-“ width= Canary By Gorji Rated A Top Restaurant In Dallas By Renzell #1 for Food and Hospitality and #3 overall Named one of the top three restaurants in Dallas by Renzell rating system, Canary By Gorji ranked #1 for food and #1 for hospitality among the 48 Dallas Renzell restaurants. With a score of 98.45 for food and 97.65 for hospitality, Canary By Gorji the romantic, fine dining chef restaurant took the top spots in both categories. Since Canary's menu is wine and beer only and does not have cocktails to rank for this gave an overall ranking of number three with Flora ...

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Dallas Observer Favorite Fancy Toast

lamb-tongue-crostini-chef-gorji Lamb Tongue Crostini: Favorite Dish List Lamb Tongue Crostini, featured on Gorji's New Mediterranean Cuisine menu won a top spot on Dallas Observer's Favorite Dishes List. "Lamb tongue crostini is turning heads at Canary— #5 on Dallas Observer 100 Favorite Dishes List Avocado toast? That’s so 2015. At Canary by Gorji, the future of fancy toast has arrived, and it involves lamb tongues."Ordering appetizers at Canary is hard — how can you ignore the fried sardines? — but this find feels like a true rarity. It also feels like Gorji is backing up his claim, ...

Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo Sparkling Bloody Mary

bloody-mary-chef-gorji Bloody Mary With A Spicy Italian Accent! Surprise your family and guests with a sparkling Bloody Mary for your next brunch. Versatile Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo makes a refreshing and zesty cocktail.Ingredientsice cubesvodkaGorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo saucesplash of club soda to give it sizzleone stalk celery greenssqueeze of lime(kosher salt to taste if you prefer) DirectionsPour vodka, Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo, splash of soda and squeeze of lime over ice cubes and stir.  Garnish with a stalk of celery ...

Cooking With My Possibilities

Chef Gorj My Possibilities-"Partnered with Whole Foods last week at My Possibilities cooking with HIPsters (Hugely Important People!) in their catering company they run. They cater from small meetings to large weddings. Good meatballs they made!" Plano Magazine made it possible and took the photos.My Possibilities is the first full day, full year continuing education program in North Texas aimed to give adults with cognitive disabilities the chance at a higher education that helps them discover their purpose.In addition to the catering company they also have an art store 100% run ...

Savory Desserts Trend At Canary By Gorji

“savory Savory Dessert Trends and Flavor Combinations Continue In 2018 National Restaurant News reported that "Flavor combinations are very on-trend as menu makers combine several tastes at a time" in 2016. Savory desserts are again on their list of top 20 food trends in their 2017 Culinary Forecast. See report at http://www.restaurant.org/Downloads/PDFs/News-Research/WhatsHot/What-s-Hot-2017-FINAL Chef Gorji's Unexpected Flavor PairingsAt Canary By Gorji, savory desserts highlight the end of meal selections. Gorji is well known for his unexpected flavor pairings ...

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  • June 2, 2017

Taste of Elegance Benefits Hendricks Foundation

Chef Gorj Taste of Elegance-“ width= April 24, 2017 I was honored to partner with Whole Foods Market for the Taste of Elegance at Southfork Ranch benefiting the Hendricks Foundation.In a "taste of" format, guests were treated to a line up of fine dining restaurants, ranging from iconic favorites to trendy new hot spots.The foundation helps Students who have overcome adversity, struggled to succeed despite their circumstances, and want to change the direction of their lives.They provide financial access to a college education through multi-year college scholarships, ...

Green Almonds, A Brief Spring Culinary Treat

green almonds  Refreshing Green AlmondsGreen almonds appear for only about three weeks a year. We would get them from street vendors and snack on them with a sprinkle of salt. They are so refreshing! We would eat and eat until we got a tummy ache! Candies, Snacks, Salads and Stews Wikipedia describes the fruit as native to the Mediterranean climate region. Specialty Produce has lots of interesting information and background about this culinary treat. From their website,"In  Italy, this halo was referred to as the Italian word for almond, “mandorla”. ...

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Travel & Adventure Show Dallas Features Chef Gorji’s Cookbook Zing!

travel adventure showChef Gorji Dishes Up Recipes Again at Travel & Adventure Show Dallas’ Chef Gorji, owner and chef of Canary By Gorji Restaurant, Gorji Gourmet Foods® and author of Zing! By Gorji cookbook joined national and local Travel and Adventure show chefs on the Taste of Travel stage held at the Dallas Market Hall, Sunday April 2, 2017. He prepared one of his New Mediterranean Cuisine dishes from his chef cookbook Zing! By Gorji. While attendees were tasting samples of the finished dish, he shared tips from his cookbook, Zing! and techniques that he uses in ...

Beer Dessert for Grown-Ups At Canary By Gorji

“savory Beer Float, A Fun Dessert For Adults Savory desserts highlight Chef Gorji's gourmet dining menu. Well known for his unexpected flavor pairings and combinations, Kefir, Medjool Date Butterfly, Persimmon & Sorbet and Israeli Stout Float rotate on the menu at Canary By Gorji. He also details the recipes for some of these savory desserts in his cookbook Zing! By Gorji. In fact, his cooking philosophy of his signature "New Mediterranean Cuisine"and the tagline on his cookbook is "Bold, Balanced, Simple & Savory which very much describes this beer ...

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