Mezzo Ristorante & Lounge

Mezzo Ristorante & Lounge is giving lover’s a choice for dinner this Valentine’s Day.  The Via Italia restaurant is offering its love struck patrons 2 three course Valentine’s Day menus  to choose from when dining in the restaurant on Tuesday, February 14, 2012. Here are a look at the options:

SWEETHEART MENU ($45 per person)

  • Course One
    • Mixed Green Salad- mixed greens, ripened tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers tossed in a white balsamic vinaigrette
  • Course Two (Please choose one of the following)
    • Manicotti – homemade manicotti stuffed with wild mushrooms, goat and ricotta cheeses finished in a sambuca blush sauce topped with smoked fontina cheese
    • Salmon – crab and shrimp stuffed salmon filet topped with limoncello vinaigrette and served with saffron basmati rice and vegetables
    • Pollo Funghi – pan seared chicken breast in a wild mushroom cream sauce served with truffle mash and vegetables
  • Course Three
    • Vanilla Crème Brûlée – traditional French Vanilla flavoured baked custard served with homemade shortbread cookies

CHAMPAGNE MENU ($65 per person)

  • Course One
    • Spinach Salad – baby spinach, vanilla poached bosc pear,candied almonds and crumbled blue cheese tossed in a ginger raspberry vinaigrette
  • Course Two (Please choose one of the following)
    • Beef Tenderloin – pan seared ‘AAA’ beef tenderloin with a balsamic beef stock reduction and white truffle oil, served with an applewood smoked cheddar mash and wild mushroom ragout
    • Lobster Penne – penne noodles tossed with shrimp, sweet peppers and red onions in a brandy blush sauce and topped with a butter braised 6oz lobster tail
    • Pollo Mezzo – bacon wrapped chicken breast stuffed with wild mushrooms, dried cranberries, goat and ricotta cheeses and finished in a champagne cream sauce with apple wood smoked cheddar mash and vegetables
  • Course Three
    • Crêpes – filled with banana & hazelnut chocolate served with vanilla ice cream and warm caramel sauce

No gift cards or promotional items to be used with the Valentine’s Day menus. As always, reservations are strongly recommended and be sure to tell them WindsorEats sent you.