Culinary 101: Healthy Eating

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CULINARY 101 is back! Join us for the third class, hosted by executive chef Luis Clavel. Luis is a member of Culinary Team Canada, and has a passion for teaching and training. All levels of expertise are welcome, especially beginners. Learn from one of the best chefs in the country!

February 21, 2015

3pm to 5pm

TOPIC: HEALTHY EATING

RECIPES:

  • OILESS LEMON CHIVE VINAIGRETTE
  • WARM GREEN SESAME SALAD
  • PAN SEARED SCALLOPS ON A TOASTED BARLEY & QUINOA SALAD
  • POACHED PEARS

$25 per person (plus applicable taxes)

For reservations or inquiries:

jkline@atlanticahalifax.com or 902.490.3366

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Dine Around 2015

Calamari

Calamari

The best deals of the year can happen during Dine Around. What a great excuse to get out of the house and try some of the best food Halifax has to offer! Our three-course prix fixe menu is just $35 plus HST. Whether you’re a regular or have never visited Seasons by Atlantica, February is the time to come enjoy the delectable menu designed by our executive chef Luis Clavel, member of Culinary Team Canada.

Dine Around – February 2015

Choice of one selection from each course, $35 plus applicable taxes 

1st 

B’s Caesar Salad 

Grilled baby romaine served with

prosciutto ham, poached elephant garlic emulsion, crumbled egg yolk

and Parmesan on toasted focaccia

Calamari 

Buttermilk marinated squid, served with

fried harissa mayonnaise and creamy feta sauce

 

2nd

Shrimp curry pasta 

4 pan fried shrimp in a coconut green curry sauce

served with udon noodles and garnished with crumbled egg, spicy panko crumbs

7 oz Short Rib 

Twenty-four hour braised beef short rib, roasted fingerlings, wild mushroom sauté, arugula salad

 

Finally

Peanut butter cheesecake 

Cream cheese peanut custard stuffed with

praline chocolate ganache, salted caramel sauce

and vanilla bean ice cream

Frozen (Gluten Free) 

Raspberry, coconut and lychee sorbets

served with house made garnishes and sauces

 

Call Seasons to make reservations! 902-490-3331

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Food and romance

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This year, our executive chef Luis Clavel has spared no expense in putting together the most romantic menu possible. Enjoy what he calls an “aphrodisiac food experience” with the special person in your life, discovering the true link between food and romance. Our cozy, picturesque dining room with floor to ceiling windows provides the perfect backdrop for an engaging dinner for two.

-Aphrodisiac Food Experience-

Valentine’s Day 2015

Saturday, February 14

5pm until 10pm

Beginning

Artisanal homemade breads, artichoke mascarpone fondue, homemade butter

I

Smoked oyster 

Coconut lobster royalè, fennel sorbet, finger limes

II

Striped prawn terrine

Chorizo consommé, avocado ball, prawn foam, cilantro

Cleanser

Olive oil and vanilla shooter

III

Beef

Roasted strip loin, egg ravioli, confit hedgehog mushrooms

“A la plancha” short rib, celeriac bread pudding, watercress 

IV

Yum!

Tempered chocolate chunk, chai gelato, marshmallow kisses, banana clafouti, deep fried homemade Oreos

$150 per couple

Taxes and gratuities not included

 Call Seasons to reserve 902-490-3331

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New Year’s Eve: low-key or fine dining

 

Plus: our festive cocktails are on until January 2!

Plus: our festive cocktails are on until January 2!

Whether your into a more casual New Year’s Eve meal, or you’d like a high-end culinary experience, our cozy restaurant Seasons by Atlantica has something to offer you on the last night of 2014! Stay late and ring in the New Year with us, or have a quiet dinner before heading to Grand Parade. Our executive chef and member of Culinary Team Canada, Luis Clavel, has created two menus for December 31. Call soon, reservations are filling up for both New Year’s Eve experiences at Atlantica Hotel Halifax! 902.490.3331 or seasonsbyatlantica.com. Be sure to sample our amazing festive cocktails while you’re here.

Option 1

NEW YEAR’S EVE

5pm until 10pm

1

Soup

Mushroom velouté with warm mushroom and thyme salad and sherry gastrique

or

Salad

2 types of beets, agave, marinated arugula and goat cheese

2

Seafood

Hot smoked salmon, du puy lentils with sour cream, asparagus and lemon

or

Beef

18 hour braised short rib, pommes purée, carrot bacon roast, sprouts and natural jus

3

Banana split

Banana beignets, melting chocolate, Chantilly, pineapple roast, strawberry gel, crystallized peanuts

or

Churros

Cocoa and vanilla flavored, dulce de leche, fluff and pistachio

$49.95 per person ~ taxes & gratuities not included

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Option 2

– NEW YEAR’S EVE FINE DINING MENU –

5pm until 10pm

Amuse-bouche

Tuna crudo + homemade sprouts + ponzu + sesame powder + yuba

1

Carrot consommé + sour cream foam + pistachio fritter + terrine of game hen

2

Roasted halibut + curried lobster gnudi + watercress + blue foot mushrooms

Cleanser

Smoked pomegranate

3

Sous vide lamb loin + lamb cheek sausage and bacon with anise + butternut celeriac tablet + crispy rice + egg plant + sherry gastrique

4

Peanut look alike + peanut custard + “pb and j sandwich” + cold smoked peanut chocolate + banana ice cream

$85 per person ~ taxes & gratuities not included 

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Festive Turkeys and Hams To-Go

Why not take it easy this holiday season? Order a turkey or ham to-go from Seasons and your family dinner is a breeze. Simply heat it up and serve. Details below!

 

 -TURKEYS AND SMITHFIELD STYLE HAM TO GO-

Available December 1, 2014 thru January 2, 2015

Turkey and ham package include the following items:

Beginning

Cheddar scones

Selection of:

Atlantica’s butternut squash soup
Or
Market salad with garden vegetables and red pepper balsamic vinaigrette

-Turkey package-

Roasted to perfection and seasoned with sage and rosemary Served with cranberry bacon dressing, apricot cranberry chutney and brown butter gravy

-Ham package-

Smithfield style pork shoulder basted in molasses and thyme and roasted to perfection Served with roasted pineapple and apple mustard glaze
Starch and vegetables
Garlic whipped potatoes and brown sugar braised root vegetables

Finally

Sticky toffee pudding with raisins and Chantilly cream

Turkey or ham 10 lb $210.00 • Turkey or ham 20lb $295.00 Add a ham to a turkey dinner for an additional $75.00
Add a 10lb turkey to a ham dinner for $75.00 or a 20lb for $105.00 Taxes are not included

72 hour advance reservation required 

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