Harvest Cider Dinner at the National in Greenwich on Nov. 14th

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A fun food experience comes to Greenwich Ct. on November 14, 2016.  The Harvest Cider Dinner featuring Downeast Ciders will be held at The National restaurant in Greenwich.  The National which opened in 2015 is owned by Geoffrey Zakarian celebrity chef, author and star of several shows on the Food Network.

The dinner which is a culinary event which coincides with Greenwich Restaurant Week  will be a true experience including the best of Autumn with a seasonal feast paired with cider from Downeast Ciders of Charlestown, Massachusetts.  This will be  a three course meal that is expertly prepared and served in the beautiful setting that is The National.

The dinner is $68 per person.

The menu is as follows (subject to change)

 First Course
Bibb Lettuce & Lolla Rosa Salad
Blue Cheese, Fennel, Apple, White Balsamic Vinaigrette
Chicken Liver  Mousse
Persimmon-Citrus Chutney, Fennel Cracker
Connecticut Burrata
Artichokes, Rapini ,Green Olive Vinaigrette

Mains
Wood Grilled Pork Shoulder
Heirloom Polenta, Spiced Apples, Apple Cider Jus
Pan Roasted Chatham Cod
Butternut Squash, Pomegranates, Five Spice
Wood Roasted Chicken
Wild Rice, Kale, Cured Cabbage, Natural Jus

 Dessert
Local Honey Mousse
Mulled Wine Gelee, Almond
NTL Apple Pie Granny Smith Apple, Cranberry, Malted Vanilla Ice Cream

This is a great opportunity to dine at a fantastic restaurant.  For more infomation:

Reservations available on The National website, by calling 203-861-6851 or by emailing reservations@thenational-ct.comMenu items subject to change.

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 The National

376 Greenwich Avenue  Greenwich Ct     tel: 203-861-6851

web: http://thenational-ct.com/

November 14, 2016  starting at 5pm

Greenwich Restaurant Week Returns November 11-20th

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November 11-20 2016 marks the return of Greenwich Restaurant Week presented by Moffly Media. Foodies have a fantastic opportunity to try over  30 different participating restaurants.  The restaurants will be having special promotions with many having special Price Fixe menus.  It is a fabulous opportunity to try a new restaurant or revisit one of your favorites.

Greenwich Restaurant Week kicks off with an Opening Night Party on Thursday November 10 from 6pm to 9pm at The J House in Greenwich.  The party will feature tasty tapas and bites from 30 different beverage and food sponsors.  In attendance will be Food Network star Geoffrey Zakarian who will be signing his new cookbook, and Kathy Lee Gifford who will be showcases her Gifft line of wines by pairing them with dishes prepared by Chef Conor of J House .  Tickets to the party are $75.  Part of the proceeds benefits the ride service, TAG.

For restaurant week the participating restaurants from the area are:  Applausi Osteria, Aux Delices, Back 40 Kitchen, Beach House Cafe, Bella Nonna, Bistro V, Blackstones, Bistro 47, Char, Coast, East End, Elms Street Oyster House, Fortina, Gabrielle’s, Harvest, L’escale. Le Fat poodle, Le Penguin, Little Pub, Lugano,Mediterraneo,Meli-Melo, Old Greenwich Social Club, Polpo, Tarry Lodge, Terra, The Ginger Man, Tredici North, The National, The J House, Winfields and Wuji.

This week only comes once a year so check the website for deals for each participating restaurants.  See you there!

for tickets and more information

http://greenwichrestaurantweek.com/

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