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RIVEA HOSTS FIRST INSTALLATION OF COCKTAIL DINNER SERIES ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 15


Proprietors LLC mixologists pair cocktails with cuisine from

RIVEA Executive Chef Bruno Riou at monthly event atop Delano Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (January 11, 2016) – RIVEA, Delano Las Vegas’ stunning 64th-floor restaurant by Michelin-decorated chef Alain Ducasse, will debut its new cocktail-pairing dinner series, a testament to the restaurant’s elevated mixology overseen by the award-winning Proprietors LLC, on Friday, January 15. The series will continue on the first Friday of every month, each featuring a distinct theme and pairings.

Proprietors LLC, the masterminds behind the cocktail program at RIVEA and the adjacent SKYFALL LOUNGE, have become leaders in mixology and nightlife across the country, opening and operating six noteworthy venues including New York City’s Death & Co. and The Walker Inn in Los Angeles.

 

Collaborating with RIVEA Executive Chef Bruno Riou, the Proprietors team will expertly design cocktails to match and accentuate the flavor profiles of Chef Riou’s exquisite cuisine each month. The four-course menus will include a selection of signature dishes, in addition to creations exclusive to the series.

 

The first installment’s theme is Saint-Tropez, offering dishes that embody the fresh and light flavor profiles true to the Riviera, such as Marinated Seabream accented by notes of citrus; a savory Trio of Niçoise-Stuffed Baby Vegetables; and RIVEA’s take on Saint-Tropez’ classic dessert, the decadent Tropezienne,

 

The full tasting menu with cocktail pairings will include: 

 

            First Course

            Provençal Caponata, caper & pine nuts

            Marinated seabream, citrus

            Stuffed baby vegetables

            Pairing: Fino Sherry, Armagnac, Raw White Honey, Lemon Juice, Champagne

 

            Second Course

            Ravioli à la Niçoise

            Pairing: Cocoa Nib Cynar, Sweet Vermouth, Black Salt


            Third Course

            Line-Caught Striped Bass, minestrone reduction

            Pairing: Blanc Vermouth, Blanco Tequila, Giffard Abricot, Verjus


            Dessert

            Tropezienne Our Way

            Pairing: Amontillado Sherry, Cognac, Lazzaroni Amaretto, China China Amer

 

Following the kickoff in January, the next three dinners will feature ingredient-focused themes (subject to change): Winter Black Truffle (February 5), Artichokes (March 4) and Peas/Asparagus (April 1). Each tasting will be available for one night only and costs $100 per guest. To reserve a table, visit DelanoLasVegas.com.  

 

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About Alain Ducasse Entreprise
Alain Ducasse Entreprise devotes itself with passion to the culinary pleasures and arts of hospitality in order to answer to the needs of its varied, mobile and international customers. The group keeps on developing new ideas and ensuring their circulation. This constant search for excellence relies on the particular talents of the men and women of the group, on the utmost quality of its products and on a complete knowledge of modern technologies. At the head of his group, Alain Ducasse is at once a chef-creator, and an entrepreneur. As creator, he insists on offering a cuisine that is just right; as an entrepreneur, he implements a modern economic model, the transmission of his knowledge and a relevant vision of the food service and hospitality industry. For more information, visit alain-ducasse.com or find us on Facebook and Instagram.

 

About Delano Las Vegas
Delano Las Vegas offers a new all-suite, smoke-free luxury hotel experience located steps from Mandalay Bay, blending signature elements from the iconic Delano South Beach with the distinct energy only found on the Las Vegas Strip. The hotel features dynamic social spaces such as Franklin, an eclectic lounge; 3940 Coffee + Tea; and Della’s Kitchen, where historic farmhouse meets urban kitchen. BATHHOUSE Spa infuses the soothing elements of locally sourced ingredients, drawing inspiration from Morgans Hotel Group’s collection of hotels around the world as well as Delano Las Vegas’ desert locale. Delano Las Vegas is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit delanolasvegas.com  or call toll free at (877) 632-5400 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

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