Arson Brings Fire Front and Center with the Flaming Whole Dorado

Liz Grossman

While most of the live fire dances behind the scenes at Miami’s Arson, one entrée in particular brings the flames front and center in the dark dining room: the flaming whole dorado. “When we sell the first one of the night and it comes out burning, everyone looks at it,” says Chef Deme Lomas of the dish, “and then every other table orders one.” But before its fiery debut,...