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Lamb shank

As terrific as the main entrees were, the made-on-the-premises desserts were just as glorious. The delicious lemon tart with raspberry sauce ($5), the decadent Creola’s cheesecake with a pecan crust ($6) and the first-class crème brulee ($6) are among the options. For those who enjoyed the time when fine dining restaurants used to prepare Crêpes Suzette and Banana Fosters at your table, you are in luck because Creola’s also flambÊs these memorable desserts plus a few others. Creola’s also has some terrific early-bird

Potato, Onion and Roquefort Soup

dinner specials: Wednesday through Saturday from 5 to 6 p.m. Many of the popular dishes range in price from $10.50 to $14.50. It’s a great deal. Creola’s offers an intimate and exciting dining experience that is reminiscent of years past. It is one restaurant that can be categorized as a real “culinary find.� Allan Borgen may be heard Saturdays from 3 to 5 p.m. on the “Let’s Dine Out� radio show on KTIE-AM 590. Email allan@feedme411.com, or call 909-910-3463. Visit his website, www.feedme411.com. Creola’s Continental Restaurant 1015 E. Alessandro Blvd., Riverside 951-653-8150, www.creolasrestaurant.com Hours: 5-9 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 4-8 p.m. Sunday Prices: $14.50 to $25

Ingredients 3 medium Russet potatoes, peeled and chopped 4 cups chicken broth 1 cup whipping cream ½ cup crumbled Roquefort cheese 3 tablespoons butter 2 medium onions, chopped 1 large garlic clove, minced Directions Melt butter in heavy large sauce pan. Add chopped onions and minced garlic. SautÊ until tender, about 10 minutes. Add potatoes and 4 cups of chicken broth. Simmer until potatoes are tender. Add whipping cream and Roquefort cheese, and stir until cheese melts. Add all ingredients into a blender and puree. Thin with half and half, if necessary. Soup should be creamy smooth. Serves 6

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