McCormick & Schmick's will be offering King Crab Legs served the way most people prefer, simply steamed with drawn butter
Aside from their amazing oysters, guests who visit can expect delicious options like Royal Reds served with drawn butter
, Seafood Pot Pie (shrimp, crawfish, crabmeat, peas, and carrots), Seafood Stuffed Portabellas, steaks, Almond Encrusted Chicken (chicken breast coated in chopped almonds and seasonings, sauteed and drizzled with roasted red bell pepper aioli), burgers, sandwiches, and po-boys.
For cracked crab and drawn butter
, traditional oaky, buttery California Chardonnay is brilliant.
The menu, as you will have guessed, offers Maine lobster in many guises: steamed, broiled, baked, in the shell and out, nicely sauced (Thermidore or Newburg) or simply paired with drawn butter
carefully cooked just until tender, and lightly laced in drawn butter
But there's also plenty of fresh lobster left to pry from the shell and dip into the drawn butter
An astonishing feast soon came forth: two dozen oysters on the half shell, platters of steamed clams and mussels, a lobster for everyone, corn on the cob, cups of drawn butter
, ice-cold Geary's Summer Ale, chilled chardonnay.
The warmer versions are with hollandaise or drawn butter
, cheese and noisette butter, chopped egg and Parmesan or fried egg and black pepper.
Or you can have a marine life encounter with fork and drawn butter
As hot beginnings the asparagus can be ordered polonaise-style with chopped egg, Parmesan cheese and parsley; in the Austro-German spiegele-style with a sunnyside-up egg and black pepper; in the Parmigiano-style with Parmesan cheese and noisette butter; or in the popular natural manner with hollandaise sauce or drawn butter
The food here was simple and good - fish tacos served not only with a bowl of tomatillo sauce laced with red peppers and cilantro, but also a dip of drawn butter
, plus fresh tomatoes and cabbage.
50); or served hot, half a pound in weight, the purist's way, with parsley, boiled potatoes and drawn butter
of hollandaise sauce ($21.
The steamed, 1-1/4-pound lobster meal, with coleslaw, potato chips, lemon wedge and drawn butter
, will be $9.
Dish description: Nova Scotia lobsters - 3, 4 and 5 pounds only - are broiled and served with drawn butter
50), or served hot - a half-pound of them - with parsley, boiled potatoes and drawn butter
or hollandaise sauce ($21.