PLANNING: Metro Hotel Ipswich International head chef Guy Farrow has been working with Symphony Hill winemakers to produce a top class matching menu.
PLANNING: Metro Hotel Ipswich International head chef Guy Farrow has been working with Symphony Hill winemakers to produce a top class matching menu. Rob Williams

Fine wine and food

THE QT CLUB's first degustation dinner is less than a week away and the good news is there are still a few tickets left.

The inaugural dinner will showcase wine from one of the few five star wineries in the Granite Belt, Symphony Hill, alongside an exciting menu put together by leading Metro International Hotel chef, Guy Farrow.

The seven course degustation is on this Wednesday at the Metro International starting at 6.30pm.

Tickets can be purchased by contacting the hotel on 3812 8077.

 

HERE IS THE MENU:

 

WELCOME CANAPES

Sparkling Chardonnay/Pinot noir 

COURSE 1

GLAZED PORK BELLY, LOBSTER, SCALLOP, APPLE SALAD, CURRIED BONITO

2014 Viognier (Gold Royal Qld Wine Show) 

COURSE 2

ASPARAGUS VELOUTE, CRUSHED POTATO, FLAKED SALMON

2015 Gewurztraminer 

COURSE 3

BRAISED LEG OF LAMB, PEA PUREE, MINT MOUSSE, REDCURRANT JUS,

FRESH TRUFFLE

2013 Reserve Petit Verdot (Gold Royal Qld Wine Show) 

COURSE 4

MANDARIN SORBET, CITRUS FRUIT, VANILLA INFUSED OLIVE OIL,

EDIBLE FLOWERS 

COURSE 5

DUCK BREAST, SPICED SALT, LEEK, PUMPKIN, SHAVED FENNEL, ONION

PUREE, MOREL JUS

2013 Reserve Lagerin(Gold Royal Qld Wine Show) 

COURSE 6

ITALIAN FONTINA, BEETROOT PAINT, SPICED DATE & WALNUT,

SAFFRON POACHED PEAR

2015 Sparkling Serenade 

COURSE 7

GLAZED FRENCH LEMON TART, MASCARPONE ICE CREAM, WHITE

CHOCOLATE SNOW 

COURSE 8

PETIT FOURS AND COFFEE

(PISTACHIO NOUGAT, FUDGE, PATE AU FRUIT)



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