504.949.3999, ext. 223
NEW ORLEANS - The Windsor Court Hotel invites all lovebirds to celebrate the Feast of Saint Valentine with a specialty menu created by The Grill Room Chef de Cuisine Gabriel Charpentier. Three menus with three price points and optional wine pairings were inspired by foods traditionally considered aphrodisiacs. The multi-course theme includes five, seven and nine course options, which are paired with wines from Napa Valley, New Zealand and France, among others. Complimentary roses will also be offered to the ladies.
Some of the highlights of the Valentine's Day menu include:
Tempura Avocado, Calabrian Chiles
Piccini, Extra Dry, Prosecco, Valdobbiadene, NV
Chilled Blue Crab
Compressed Watermelon, Korean Chili Thread, Pine Nuts, Basil Sorbet
Selbach, Riesling, Bernkasteler Kurfüstlay, Mosel, 2014
Pomegranate, Granny Smith Apple, Cold Pressed Olive Oil
Kim Crawford, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2015
Petit Filet Mignon
Salsify, Oyster Mushrooms, Truffle Jus
DAOU, Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles, 2015
Chocolate Caramel Mousse Pave
Burnt Orange Reduction
Fiest 10 Year Tawny Port
Before sitting down to dinner, guests can also stop by Cocktail Bar to enjoy champagne cocktails inspired by love stories and crafted by Head Mixologist Kent Westmoreland.
Romantic refreshments include:
Miss Clint's Beau
Named after the late husband of one of Windsor Court's regular guests, this cocktail was created after Miss Clint visited Cocktail Bar on the anniversary of her husband's death and asked for a cocktail inspired by their relationship.
Ilsa's Blue Dress
This cocktail is as sweet as the love affair of Ilsa and Rick in the romantic classic Casablanca.
To make reservations or view the entire Valentine's Day menu, call (504) 522-1992 or visit https://www.grillroomneworleans.com/menus. Windsor Court is located at 300 Gravier Street.
Windsor Court has been the choice for discerning travelers for over 30 years. The 23-story hotel is located in the heart of the Central Business District, steps from the French Quarter. The award-winning luxury hotel features 316 oversized guestrooms and suites, the acclaimed Grill Room Restaurant, the storied Polo Club Lounge, the celebrated Le Salon for afternoon tea, the on-the-go eatery Café Anglais, and an extensive art collection with mostly works of British origin, among other amenities and services. The hotel's recent $22 million restoration included the addition of the lobby Cocktail Bar and Spa at Windsor Court. For off-site events, Windsor Court offers CELEBRATE!, a premier custom New Orleans catering service. The hotel was purchased in October 2009 by an ownership team led by The Berger Company of New Orleans and the Dallas-based Crow Family Holdings. Windsor Court is a member of Preferred Hotels® and Resorts Legend Collection and is a member of the Southern Living Hotel Collection. For more information, please visit www.windsorcourthotel.com.