10 Guilty Pleasures of Dining

It could be the sheer beauty of the dish or the simplicity of its ingredients or, yes, possibly the super-high fat content that feels oh so wrong, yet tastes oh so right.

Entire meals can leave us near to tears for their perfect exectuion, timing and artfulness. And then, like the eight dishes and two cocktails that grace this list, there are times when one standout menu item makes us sit up and take out our iPhones for instant sharing (okay, gloating) satisfaction. It could be the sheer beauty of the dish or the simplicity of its ingredients or, yes, possibly the super-high fat content that feels oh so wrong, yet tastes oh so right.