Gallagher’s Steakhouse, Las Vegas

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Gallagher’s Steakhouse located in the New York New York Casino is an extension of the famous Gallagher’s in New York City. They do what real steakhouses are supposed to do-serve exceptional meat. The star of the party is the beef they dry age in house and cook to perfection. The traditional steakhouse starters and sides-oysters, shrimp cocktail, potatoes several ways, truly outstanding onion rings and fresh vegetables in season also shine, but the creamed spinach, a side that shows up in every serious steak house is perfectly executed and not to be missed. If you are up for a memorable piece of meat consider Gallaghers. Dinner for 2 with a bottle of wine and tip can be had for under $150.00. Click  to view the menu.

Steakhouse Creamed Spinach

Steakhouse Creamed Spinach

                                         Creamed Spinach 

As made at expensive steak houses. Perfect side for steaks or as a base for eggs Florentine. 

2 lbs fresh spinach chopped, cooked & drained

     * or*

1 lb frozen chopped spinach cooked & drained

 4 tablespoons butter

1/2 medium onion diced

3 tablespoons flour

2 ½ cups milk

½ cup shredded Swiss cheese

salt  & pepper to taste

a pinch of ground nutmeg (preferably freshly grated)

parmesan cheese 

If using fresh spinach steam or microwave, cool and squeeze dry. If using frozen, thaw & squeeze dry. Set aside. 

Melt butter in a medium saucepan. Add chopped onion and sauté till translucent. Add flour and stir fry for one minute over medium heat. Add 2 cups of the milk and continue to stir over medium heat till mixture thickens and comes to a boil. Remove from heat and add remaining ingredients and stir till cheese is melted. Add the additional ½ cup of milk if mixture is too thick. Add spinach to the sauce and gently stir to combine. Serve hot.

 Serves 4

  1. Here is a recipe for The Berghoff’s famous creamed spinach:
    http://michaelbeyer.wordpress.com/2010/08/29/the-berghoffs-famous-creamed-spinach/

    • Terri
    • August 17th, 2009

    MMMMMM…. The best steak I’ve had in a long, long, loooong time… I hope we can go back again the next time I’m in Vegas!!! (hint, hint!)

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