Gene & Georgetti will offer a special, four-course Valentine’s menu for two on Friday, February 9,Saturday, February 10, and Wednesday, February 14.  The dinner, $57 per person, includes a complimentary glass of bubbly. Each guest may select one from each course:

 

 Appetizer:

 

·      Oysters Rockefeller (Rosemont Only) Blue Point Oysters topped with julienne of carrot, spinach, and a brandy cream sauce

·      Shrimp Cake (Downtown Only)

·      Bacon-wrapped Scallops

·      Buffalo Mozzarella with sliced tomato, bruschetta di parma, and basil. Drizzled with extra virgin olive oil.

 

Salad:

 

·      Strawberry Salad Baby kale tossed with strawberries and pine nuts, strawberry poppy seed dressing

·      Beets & Orange Salad Roasted beets tossed with oranges, radishes, red onion, and goat cheese served atop organic bibb lettuce, orange vinaigrette 

·      Artichoke Hearts Salad with radishes, red onions, and Roma tomato tossed with baby spinach and organic bibb lettuce; Preserved Lemon Dressing

 

Entree:

 

·      Beef Wellington Petite filet baked in a puff pastry, stuffed with duxelles of mushrooms and spinach; served with steamed asparagus in a truffle sauce

·      Red Snapper in a lemon butter sauce atop steamed broccolini and fingerling potatoes

·      Lobster Ravioli served in a Lobster Buerre Blanc and garnished with lobster pieces

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pair dinner with the wine special, a bottle of Modus by Ruffino, $45; or savor a Special Love Cocktail, each $12:

 

·      Jack of Hearts Jack Daniels, Ginger Beer, Fragoli Strawberry Liqueur, Served in Rocks Glass with a strawberry garnish

·      Raspberry Kiss Raspberry vodka, Dark Crème de Cocoa, Chambord, Cream, Served in a Red Sugar Rimmed Martini Glass

·      Romeo Gin, Elderflower Liqueur, Absinthe Pernod, Sparkling Wine, Sugar/Lemon, Served in Martini glass

·      Juliette Absolut Citron, Chambord, Sparkling Rosé, Sugar/Lemon, Served in a Martini glass

 

For the final dessert course, select a sweet ending of:  

Rosemont only –  Flourless Chocolate Cake, Apple Tart, or Blood Orange Panna Cotta; or Downtown only – Flourless Chocolate Cake, Flan, or Heart-Shaped Cheesecake.

Photo Credit: Collin Pierson
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