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2017 Top 10 Molecular Gastronomy Restaurants in the US

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Hugo's in Portland, Maine, presents avant-garde farm-to-table cuisine

Modernist Cuisine

Molecular gastronomy — in which avant-garde cooking techniques and equipment are used to transform flavors and presentations — may be a divisive issue within the culinary community. However, let there be no doubt that some chefs create molecular cuisine that is not only thought-provoking but also pleasing to the palate. Experience the best of this exciting epicurean frontier at these Top 10 Molecular Gastronomy Restaurants in the U.S., presented in alphabetical order.

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