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100 Favorite Dishes

100 Favorite Dishes: No. 69 -- Wings From Lefty's Tavern & Grille

As a countdown to the Best of Broward-Palm Beach 2011,

coming in June, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida.

Send your own nominations to [email protected]

No. 69: Wings from Lefty's Tavern & Grille

It's not an easy task to create the perfect chicken wing, but they've done it at Lefty's. The meat is plump and juicy, and the thin layer of breading is fried to crispy perfection.

You can order them in denominations of 10, 16, 25, 50, and even 100 if you're feeling especially gluttonous. Available sauces include mild, medium, or hot, as well as teriyaki, BBQ, granulated garlic, chunky garlic, and their tasty Moe's version. If you can take the heat, order them hot: There's just the right amount

of sauce, packed with kicky buffalo flavor, but not so much that you

find yourself begging the bartender for a glass of milk.

Lefty's Tavern & Grille
2000 S. University Drive, Davie

Previous 100 favorite dishes:
No. 70: Sake Flight from Wild East Asian Bistro
No. 71: Croque Monsieur from Croissan'Time
No. 72: Mushroom in Tin Foil from Marumi Sushi
No. 73: Tapas Sharing Platter from Johnny V
No. 74: Cherry Crunch Donut from Dandee Donut Factory
No. 75: Brussel Sprouts from Cafe La Buca
No. 76: Linguine Vongole from Il Bellagio 
No. 77: Housemade Charcuterie from Market 17
No. 78: Crab Benedict from the Downtowner Saloon
No. 79: The Aileen Special from Undergrounds Coffeehaus
No. 80: Insalata Caprese from Fiorentina
No. 81: Angus and Brie Burger from Gilbert's 17th Street Grill

No. 82: Pulled Pork Sliders from Gratify American GastroPub

No. 83: Fagottini al Tartufo Bianco e Nero From Apicius Ristorante e Enoteca
No. 84: Guacamole from Dos Caminos
No. 85: Rock Shrimp from Bahama Mama
No. 86: The Grease Beast from Grease Burger

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