ASIAN INFUSED & CUPID APPROVED:
-Caviar & Bananas Announces
Valentine’s Day Dinner & Demo + “Treats For Your Sweet”-
This February 14, couples can break away from the traditional table for two with an Asian inspired dinner and cooking demonstration at Caviar & Bananas. For this special day, Caviar & Bananas will transform its George Street location into a fine dining experience where couples will turn up the heat as they sip wine, beer and sake pairings, while learning the secrets behind creating fresh and flavorful Asian cuisine. Passionate cooks who might course seated dinner served on china, complete with a sushi chef-led cooking demonstration explaining how pairs can recreate each course at home. Seating for this dinner will be limited to eight couples, priced at $75 per person and reservations are required. The menu will include the following courses:
- First-Course: Steamed Shitake Dumplings with a Yuzu-Ginger-Soy Dipping Sauce *Paired with the limited release of Chateau Beer
- Second-Course: Freshly rolled Sushi (Traditional California roll with Sesame Roasted Shrimp, Tuna Tataki, Mango, Chive and Basil) *Paired with Gruner Veltliner
- Main Course: Shrimp and Lobster Pad Thai *Paired with Tozai “Living Jewel” Sake
- Dessert Course: Japanese style “Manju” Cak *Paired with Zonin Prosecco
A one stop Valentine’s Day shop for thoughtful gifts, Caviar & Bananas has recently announced their “Treats for Your Sweet” to celebrate the day of romance. Packages are available for pre-order and offered with complimentary delivery service on Valentine’s Day for downtown orders. Shipping is available for out-of-town. The packages are a refreshing break from the standard Valentine’s gift and proves one doesn’t have to spend lavishly to shower their sweetheart with love.
Puppy Love, $20.00
A collection comprised of six of Caviar & Banana’s homemade giant dark chocolate chip cookies.
The Burning Love, $26.99
One of Caviar & Banana’s favorite Pinot’s-Poppy Monterey County Pinot Noir-is paired with their signature Dark Chocolate Almonds for a dreamy duo. The Poppy can be swapped for Belle Glos Las Alturas Pinot Noir and package price becomes $44.99.
Sweeteeth Surrender, $44.99
An upgrade from the standard box of chocolates, this package includes all six flavors of Charleston’s Favorite-Sweeteeth Chocolate bars including Sea is for Caramel, Call of the Wild, PB+C, The A’Chocolypse, O-Snap and Cinnapsis.
The Jaw Dropper, $77.99
Sure to surprise with exquisite taste, this pair combines a bottle of Veuve Cliquot champagne with Christophe Artisan Chocolate Truffles. La Bubbly sparkling wine can be swapped for Veuve Cliquot and the package price becomes $32.99.
The creative can customize their own romantic package with any of Caviar & Banana’s variety of gourmet offerings.
To make a Valentine’s Day dinner reservation or to order a “Treat for Your Sweet,” please call 843-577-7757.
About Caviar & Bananas
Part restaurant, part retail, Caviar & Bananas delivers a distinctive culinary experience designed to touch all the senses. Using only the freshest ingredients sourced locally and from around the globe, offerings are prepared daily, whether made to order salads and sandwiches or chosen from the prepared food case. Additional features include a charcuterie and cheese counter, espresso bar, dedicated sushi chef and boutique wine and beer selection. Caviar & Banana’s is located at 51 George Street and is open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Its location in the Great Hall of Historic Charleston City Market at 188 Meeting Street is open daily until
6:00 p.m. and is ideal for breakfast, take-out lunch, snacks and coffee. For more information, please visit www.caviarandbananas.com.
LOU HAMMOND & ASSOCIATES