Crimson Tidings

A Ruby Red Christmas Feast!

christmas-feastDear Friends, Season’s Greetings from THE GILDED GRAPE!

It’s your time to entertain this holiday! This year let the candles flicker and the table glow in yards of cranberry satin – ’tis the season for all that glitters!

THE GILDED GRAPE will ensure that your party is stunning and that your home becomes electric with a Festive Feast of Garnet! CHEERS!

STARTERS:

  • “Santa’s Sleigh Ride”- Cranberry-Pomegranate Martinis
  • Buckwheat Blinis Topped with Creme Fraiche & Red and Green Caviar
  • Warm Gruyere Cheese Fondue & Sweet Red Pepper Baguette
  • Seared Sonoma Valley Foie Gras on Brioche Toast with Quince Preserves

SOUP

“Rudolph’s Borscht”- Warm Scarlet Red Beet Consomme’ with Forest Mushroom Turnovers

SALAD

Lobster ‘ Gelee’ atop Mache & Radicchio dressed with Tarragon Oil

INTERMEZZO

Blood Orange Sorbet infused with Thyme

ENTREE “St. Nick’s Treasure Herb Crusted Prime Rib Roast with Red Wine Demi Glaze

SIDES

  • Pommes Duchesse Gratin
  • Aged Sweet Balsamic Glazed Red Pearl Onions
  • Sauté of Red Chard with Pancetta

DESSERT

“Nutcracker Sweets”

  • Warm Cranberry-Pear Strudel served with Egg Nog Ice Cream OR
  • Chocolate Roulade filled with Chantilly Cream and Candy Cane Mousse

This unique menu is priced at $95 per guest.