February 01, 2021

VALENTINE'S AFTERNOON TEA TO CALL & COLLECT FROM THE MONTENOTTE HOTEL

Without doubt it is going to be a Valentines weekend like no other, we would love nothing more than to be welcoming amazing couples to the hotel to celebrate their Valentine’s weekend with us.

We all appreciate this is not possible, but we do suspect that during this lockdown you are indeed yearning for dainty finger sandwiches, fluffy scones and mouth-watering desserts and treats? Fear not, this Valentines weekend, we have a unique and exciting way for you to treat your loved one from the comfort of your own home.

We all know that Valentine’s weekend is always a romantic weekend in Cork and at The Montenotte Hotel we want to continue a great tradition and allow you still enjoy your weekend at home with some of our tasty delights.

Our team led by Executive Head Chef Tabrez Shaikh, have enhanced our very popular Call & Collect Afternoon Tea, and created a specifically themed Pure Cork Valentines Afternoon Tea for you to enjoy with your loved one.

Like the real thing, this Pure Cork Afternoon Tea will be placed on a specially designed Valentines three-tiered carryout box. Priced at €55, it designed to lavishly delight two people, the perfect romantic treat.

The menu is an amazing blend of sweet and savoury including the following,

 

SWEET TREATS

THE M BATTENBERG MK TN EG WH
PANNA COTTA CHOCOLATE SHELL MK WH EG SY
Kinsale red berry mead, coconut marshmallow
DARK CHOCOLATE OPERA CAKE MK TN WH EG
RASPBERRY MACAROON TN EG MK SY
RHUBARB & GRIOTTINES CHERRY CUSTARD MK EG
LUSH CHOCOLATE MOUSSE TART WH MK EG
crystalised orange
BERTHA REVENGE SLOE GIN & PLAIN SCONES MK WH
MINI RASPBERRY CUPCAKES MK EG WH

SANDWICH SELECTION
CRAB SKAGEN WH EG CS MK
butter lettuce, classic Marie rose, porter house bread
MISO SLOW COOKED DUCK SY EG MK WH
onion & cranberry jam, mini brioche
PASTRAMI BEEF WRAP MK WH
beetroot horseradish cream, arugula, tomato tortilla
SPINACH CHICKPEA PANISSA FOCACCIA WH SE
beetroot hummus, focaccia Provencal
HAM & CHEESE HEART MK WH
Bandon vale cheese, homemade Celtic root chutney, honey baked ham

 

You can add a bottle of “LOUIS PICAMELOT, BLANC DE BLANCS BRUT NV FRANCE” all for €95 which is the perfect aperitif and specifically chosen by Laura our Hotel Manager to compliment the menu.

Brian our General Manager has said that, “we are delighted to be able to deliver on our promise to #stayunique by offering another way to celebrate Valentines weekend in the comfort of your own home and enjoy our themed afternoon tea. We hope it will provide comfort to those of you seeking a semblance of normality amidst the current restrictions.  This special treat is the perfect thoughtful gesture for your loved one this Valentines weekend. We would dearly have loved to have you come and stay or just dine with us, but we will leave this for Valentines 2022.”

Our Romantic Afternoon Tea for Call and Collect is available on Friday, Saturday & Sunday 12th – 14th February 2021 with collections from 12noon to 3pm daily. To book call us at 021 4530050 or find out more.

Share the love this Valentine's day with the gift of a Valentines Promise from The Montenotte Hotel. With brighter days ahead, send your loved one the promise of time to spend together. Spoil them with our Valentine's gift voucher of a Romantic Getaway to look forward to ❤️ Happy Valentines….

Ray Kelleher, Director of Sales & Marketing

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