Press Release – January 3, 2013
Seattle Meeting Hotels
CELEBRATE LOVE AT COPPERLEAF RESTAURANT & BAR
Award-winning Seattle farm-to-table destination presents Valentine’s Day dinner
SEATTLE – (January 3, 2013) - Copperleaf Restaurant & Bar invites couples seeking a romantic culinary getaway to enjoy its Valentine’s Day celebration dinner on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Executive Chef Mark Bodinet has created a stunning six-course prix fixe menu featuring local ingredients, including aphrodisiacs, for guests to enjoy. The entrée course includes each guest’s choice of Diver Scallops with glazed cauliflower, pickled dates, applewood-smoked bacon emulsion; Snake River Farms Wagyu Brisket with a twice-baked
Ozette potato, sweet carrots and artichoke mustard, or Nash Family Farm Poussin with grilled Bosc pears, sunchokes, celery branch and black trumpet mushrooms. (Complete menu follows.)
Copperleaf’s Saint Valentine’s Day dinner will be served on Thursday, February 14th from 5 to 10 p.m. and is $95 per person with wine pairings available for an additional $35 per person. Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made by calling Kendal Lund, food and beverage manager, at (206) 214-4282 or online here.
In addition to many herbs and vegetables grown in Cedarbrook’s onsite Chef’s garden and mushroom patch, Copperleaf sources most of its menu from within 100 miles of the restaurant. Copperleaf’s wine list is comprised of more than 85 percent local and regional varietals from top Pacific Northwest vintners, including more than 24 biodynamic and organic varietals and Copperleaf’s private label red wine.
Copperleaf was named a 2011 Top 10 New Restaurant by Gayot, as well as Best New Restaurant to open in 2010 by Seattle Magazine readers. Copperleaf Restaurant is open daily for lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and dinner from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Copperleaf Bar is open daily from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. with happy hour served Tuesday through Friday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information about Copperleaf Restaurant or to make reservations, visit http://www.CopperleafRestaurant.com or call (206) 214-4282.
2013 Saint Valentine’s Day Menu
Scrambled Duck Egg
White Sturgeon Caviar, Toasted Brioche, Black Truffle
NV Covet “Brut Reserve,” Wash.
Yakima Valley Honeycrisp Apples
House-cured Prosciutto, Aged Balsamic Vinegar, Watercress
2011 Long Shadows “Poet’s Leap” Riesling, Wash.
Caramelized Onion Pithivier
Swiss Chard, Parmesan Reggiano, Verjus-poached Prune
2011 King Estate “Acrobat” Pinot Gris, Ore.
Glazed Cauliflower, Pickled Dates, Applewood-smoked Bacon Emulsion
2010 Domaine Drouhin “Arthur” Chardonnay, Ore.
Snake River Farms Wagyu Brisket
Twice-baked Ozette Potato, Sweet Carrots, Artichoke Mustard
2010 JM Cellars Syrah, Wash.
Nash Family Farm Poussin
Grilled Bosc Pears, Sunchokes, Celery Branch, Black Trumpet Mushrooms
2008 Youngberg Hill “Jordon Block” Pinot Noir, Ore.
Peanut Butter Ice Cream
Cinnamon Shortbread, Theo’s Chocolate Bananas, Richland Hazelnuts
Rare Wine Company Bual, Madeira
Copperleaf Pouring Chocolate
Brioche Cinnamon Doughnuts
About Copperleaf Restaurant
With a commitment to nourish the minds, Copperleaf Restaurant at Cedarbrook Lodge is Seattle’s quintessentially Northwest farm-to-table dining destination. Led by Culinary Director Roy Breiman and Executive Chef Mark Bodinet, Copperleaf opened in 2010 and has been distinguished by Gayot as a 2012 Top 10 Restaurant for Food Rating, Northwest Cuisine, Outdoor Dining and Special Occasion, as well as a 2012 OpenTable® Diners’ Choice winner. Additionally, Seattle Magazine readers named it the Best Restaurant to open in 2010. Sourcing ingredients from local farmers, ranchers and artisans, as well as offering produce and herbs from its own Chef’s garden, Copperleaf is committed to sustainable dining. The restaurant also offers Copperleaf Rewards, a loyalty program for guests. For reservations, call (206) 214-4284 or visit http://www.CopperleafRestaurant.com.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. Coastal Hotel Group is a founding member of Stash Hotel RewardsTM, a point-based program that allows guests at independent hotels across the country to quickly earn free nights at any participating property. For more information about Coastal Hotel Group, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.