Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Orange County Restaurant Week - here I come!

I am so excited! Orange County Restaurant Week is Feb 22-Feb 28 and I have 3 restaurants planned already! I would like to add at least one other place for lunch, but we'll see if I can muster up a proper date to go with me.

Can't wait! Here's what is already slated:

First - Savannah Chop House, Laguna Niguel, CA

STARTERS
choose one

Onion Rings

Butternut Squash Soup


Wedge of Iceberg
Blue Cheese Dressing, Tomato, Onions

Chicken Spring Rolls
Mustard and Sweet Chili Sauce

ENTRÈE
choose one


Smoked Prime Rib
Creamed Corn, vegetables, au jus, Horseradish Sauce

Pan Seared Seabass
Spinach, Mashed Potatoes, Whole Grain Mustard Sauce

‘Voodoo Steak’
Blackened Top Sirloin, Voodoo Sauce, Jalapeno Cheddar Potatoes, Green Beans

Pork Chop
Mac & Cheese, Green Beans and Cabernet Truffle Sauce


DESSERT
choose one

Tahitian Vanilla Bean Crème Brulée

Chocolate Soufflé Cake
Chocolate Sauce and Vanilla Ice Cream

New York Style Cheesecake
Fresh Strawberries





Next - Stone Hill Tavern at the Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA
(do you see what I see? Root beer float!!!)
STARTER
choose one

HEARTS OF ROMAINE
PARMESAN, CROUTONS, CAESER DRESSING

SPOT PRAWNS
BUTTERNUT SQUASH CRÊPE, COCONUT-CURRY BROTH

BIG EYE TUNA
CARPACCIO, FINGERLING POTATO CHIPS, KALAMATA OLIVES

SECOND
choose one

JIDORI CHICKEN
MAC N’ CHEESE, BROCCOLI, ONION JUS

TASMANIAN OCEAN TROUT
CAULIFLOWER PURÉE, MUSCAT GRAPE, CAPER RELISH

PRIME BEEF SHORT RIB
YUKON POTATO, GLAZED MIREPOIX, WORCESTERSHIRE


DESSERT
choose one

FUJI APPLE CRISP PARFAIT
CALVADOS SABAYON, GINGER ICE CREAM, APPLE CHIP

ROOT BEER FLOAT
SASSAFRAS ICE CREAM, WARM CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

And finally - Taking it back to the old school with my Team Green Partner MBOC at McCormick & Schmick, Irvine, CA
(sorry, it won't let me share the menu, but I promise MBOC will take pictures to share)

10 comments:

WeezerMonkey said...

Yay! How fun!

Ann Marie said...

Stonehill Tavern is major YUM!

Winnie said...

Fun! Is this where the extra cash goes? :)

ssinca said...

please order the jindori chicken at stone hill. hello? mac & cheese!

Kristal said...

mmmmmm...St. Louis does a restaurant week as well and I love it!!

JD 2 B said...

Yum! Now I am craving a root beer float!

A Feminist Gold Digger said...

Twinsies! I am salivating already about going to Savannah and Stonehill. I big pink puffy heart Stonehill so, so much.

R said...

You are so cute.

wan-nabe said...

i don't see OG on the list. ;)

Claire said...

Mmmmm...Love OC Restaurant Week!!!