In the heart of romance, German Gymnasium emerges as the unexpected hero this Valentine’s Day, transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary.
The £60pp Valentine’s Day Tasting Menu promises an enchanting experience, breaking free from the clichés and introducing a symphony of flavours that resonates with passion.
This article explores the immersive journey through the Valentine’s tasting menu, unveiling the culinary treasures awaiting love-struck patrons.
A Romantic Prelude: Austern & Sekt
The evening commences with the sparkling Austern & Sekt, a sophisticated overture that harmoniously combines fresh oysters, shaved fennel, and satisfying trout roe. Paired with effervescent Sekt bubbles, Germany’s sparkling wine equivalent, this appetiser transcends expectations, setting the stage for an exceptional gastronomic adventure.
Delight follows with Jakobsmuscheln, presenting seared scallops atop a spiced carrot puree, adorned with a visually striking squid ink tuille. A palate-cleansing Limonen Sorbet prepares diners for the grandeur of Beef Wellington a ‘la Germany, a classic British masterpiece with a unique German twist.
The pinnacle of the evening arrives with Beef Wellington a ‘la Germany, showcasing premium Simmental beef fillet wrapped in succulent Black Forest ham. Complemented by a medley of forest mushrooms and an unctuous Madeira jus, this dish exemplifies the marriage of British tradition and German innovation.
A Satisfying Farewell
Satisfy your sweet tooth with Berliner Luft, a dessert masterpiece featuring a creamy cinnamon sabayon and tart raspberry coulis. Crafted for special occasions, it adds a distinctive note to the evening’s exceptional feast.
As the night bids adieu, the Käseauswahl mit Trauben, an alpine cheese selection, takes centre stage. Accompanied by crackers, grapes, and quince, it offers a sophisticated and satisfying finale to an evening of culinary indulgence.
Vegetarian patrons are not left behind, with blinis & sekt featuring obazda and pomegranate caviar paired with effervescent Sekt bubbles. The kräutersalat und rösti, a crispy potato cake topped with a herbaceous salad, green beans, and a refreshing dill yoghurt, promises a delightful vegetarian journey. Guten Appetit!
Choose the Extraordinary on Valentine’s Day
In a world saturated with the ordinary, German Gymnasium beckons lovers to choose the extraordinary. The Tasting Menu transcends the realm of a mere dinner, leading guests through an unforgettable evening of flavours and ingredients served with unparalleled passion and flair.
Elevate your Valentine’s Day and let German Gymnasium orchestrate a symphony of love on your plate.