(Macao, November 14, 2012) - Autumn is the best season of the year to savour rare truffle creations, and award-winning Italian restaurant Portofino at The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel is going to present its guests with an exclusive, limited-time menu of white truffle delicacies. Grab your chance to enjoy the highly rare mushrooms all the way from Italy while seasonal stocks last!
From November 16 to mid-December (promotion duration subject to stock availability), Portofino will offer a special selection of seven exquisite white truffle dishes for gourmands to choose from during lunch and dinner hours:
- Warm salad of chanterelle and porcini mushrooms with poached egg, Parmesan shavings and white truffles
- Fingerling potato and leek soup with white truffles and pancetta chips
- Home-madetagliolini with Parmesan, Ardoino olive oil and white truffles
- Truffle ricotta and egg yolk raviolo on a bed of sautéed mushrooms with white truffle shavings
- Vialone Nano risotto with Pecorino Sardo and white truffle shavings
- Veal tenderloin with truffle tortello, grilled asparagus and shaved white truffles
- Pan fried ocean trout with Parmesan fondue, porcini mushrooms and white truffles
The chefs of Portofino will also be featuring a four-course white truffle set menu featuring some of the seven delicacies from the à la carte menu, at MOP 888 per person. The set menu features a warm porcini and chanterelle mushroom salad, home-made tagliolini, and the guest's choice of veal tenderloin or pan fried ocean trout, and a walnut cream with caramelized pear and fresh truffle for dessert.
Having earned a Restaurant Award from U.S.-based Wine Spectator magazine for its excellent wine programme in 2012, Portofino allows diners to pair the freshly made white truffle cuisine with an extensive selection of premium wines from around the world.Portofino is open from 11 am to 3 pm, and from 6 pm to 11 pm daily (11 am to midnight Fridays and Saturdays) at The Venetian Macao. Reservations can be made by calling
+853 8118 9950 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo caption:The Venetian Macao's Portofino will launch an exquisite white truffle promotion featuring anà la carte and a four-course set menufrom November 16 to mid-December.
About The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel
Opened in 2007, The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel is Macao's first integrated resort featuring stunning replicas of the famous canals and architectural icons of Venice, Italy. The Venetian Macao features 3,000 suites, 1.2 million square feet (111,000 square metres) of convention and meeting facilities as well as a 15,000-seat CotaiArena™ designed for world-class sports events and electrifying entertainment. The Venetian Macao is also home to the unique, 1,800-seat luxury Venetian Theatre, hosting the best in international and Chinese entertainment; more than 30 renowned restaurants; MALO CLINIC Health & Wellness; the incredibly fun QUBE indoor playground and more than 300 retailers at Shoppes Grand Canal. Outdoor recreation areas include swimming pools and cabanas and a mini-golf course.
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