VALENTINE'S Day at
il caffe di napoli

 

According to legend, Cupid's arrows comes in two varieties: the Golden Arrow, which generally signifies true love, and the Leaden Arrow, which represents wanton and sensual passion. He is also known to sometimes carry a torch with which to inflame desire between men and woman. Cupid is not always successful in his endeavours, however. Sometimes his arrows turn people away from those fall in love with them. In some mythological tales, Venus was scratched by one of Cupid's arrows while playing with her son, the result being that the Goddess fell instantly in love with Adonis...the first man she saw after receiving the wound.

Valentine's Dinner Menu

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To Start

 

Salmone affumicato con barbabietola rossa

Smoked salmon served on a fresh beetroot rosti with andive salad

 

Zuppa Toscana

Freshly prepared soup made with roasted carrots, celery, onions,borlotti beans, lentils, fresh herbs, With ‘Heart’ Crostini

 

prosciutto di parma con asparagi

Fresh asparagus sautéed in butter & wrapped with Prosciutto di Parma and hollandaise sauce

 

Funghi Trifolati

Wild Mushrooms lightly pan fried in butter and EV olive oil, with fresh leaf parsley,
Seasoned with garlic, black pepper, sea salt, served on a crispy polenta cake

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Main Courses

 

Filletto Rossini

9oz aged prime fillet steak glazed with a Barolo Red Wine & Blackcurrant sauce.
With fresh asparagus and hand cut French fries.

 

Spiedini ai Fruitti di Mare

Fresh scallops and prawns marinated and grilled on a skewer.
Served on a delicious seafood risotto

 

Filletto di d'Agnello Crosto D'Erbe

Our chefs special creation...
Lamb fillets crusted in a fine herb and light mustard coating & pan-fried to taste.
Served with Dauphinoise potato & Ratatouille di verdure.

 

Anatra con Ciliegia

Breast of oven Roast Duck, in a Morello cherry, red wine & port glaze.
Served on a bed of sautéed baby spinach, with creamy mash potatoes.

GRILLED SWORDFISH WITH SALMORIGLIO SAUCE

Grilled Swordfish served with new boiled potatoes and rocket salad,cherry tomatoes,light pesto dressing

Salmoriglio is a vibrant Italian sauce of olive oil, lemon, garlic, parsley and oregano

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Chocolate Fondant

Warm Chocolate fondant with Italian ice cream

 

Tiramisu

Our very own homemade Italian classic Savoiardi sponge biscuit, layered with a mascarpone cream, espresso & Marsala wine

 

Crema Panna Cotta

Our rich double cream Madagascan vanilla pudding

BUON APPETITO!!!

 
Valentine's Dinner at il Caffe Di Napoli