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Wally's Desert Turtle

Map71775 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
760-568-9321
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Description

Wally’s Desert Turtle - A California Dining Destination

By Sat Panesar

“Newly appointed Executive Chef Richard Pelz brings his New York City roots & Napa Valley culinary experiences to the desert offering a refreshed and reimagined take on Contemporary California Cuisine.

Wally’s Desert Turtle in Rancho Mirage proudly supports local Ranches, Farms and Fisheries committed to the smart-stewardship of the planet through sustainable, earth-friendly and ocean-friendly practices.

The finest local ingredients, impeccable service and exceptional surroundings always make for “A Great Night Out” at Wally’s Desert .”

Wally’s Desert Turtle
71-775 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
760-568-9321
www.wallysdesertturtle.com

Additional Information

Price Range: $$$
Great Restaurants: 2012
2013

Quick Facts

EARTH-FRIENDLY, OCEAN-FRIENDLY

Partnering with Aspen Ridge Farms for premium, naturally raised beef

Mary’s Farm for organic poultry

Responsible, Local purveyors for sustainably raised seafood

MENU HIGHLIGHTS

Appetizers
Escargot a la Bourguignonne
Honolulu Tuna Tartare with Ponzu Emulsion, Nori Dust
Di Stefan Burratta and Heirloom Tomatoes
Red Beet Risotto with Reggiano Parmigiano
Wild Mushroom Soup

Entrees
Sautéed Dover Sole Amandine or Meuniere
Napa Valley Rack of Lamb au Jus
Aspen Ridge Filet of Beef, Cote du Rhone Sauce
Loch Etive Steelhead Salmon
Mary's Farm “Poulet Roti” au Jus

Desserts
Grand Soufflés – Valrhona Chocolate, Grand Marnier, Cappuccino, Bananas Foster
Baked Alaska with Raspberry Coulis
Warm Chocolate Lava Cake, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream and Cherries Jubilee

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