Manson Mingott's, and with the added satisfaction of knowing they would get hot canvas-back ducks and vintage wines, instead of tepid Veuve Clicquot without a year and warmed-up croquettes
Kids get their choice of breaded chicken strips, pasta, cod croquettes
and Spanish omelette.
95) which is served with mini smoked pancetta and rosemary croquettes
, fresh blackberries and pea shoots - all dressed with blueberry jus.
95), Japanese style vegetable and potato croquettes
fried in panko breadcrumbs and served with a fruity brown sauce.
We started with Croquettes
de Bacalhau, which is a popular starter in Portugal.
Signature dishes include pastel de carne (light and thin pastry filled with spicy braised beef, smashed avocado & lime), coxinha (smoked chicken croquettes
with romesco sauce), and churrasquinho (boneless lamb rib skewer, fennel, apple & peanut slaw).
Seleccion de croquetas These crispy croquettes
filled with salted cod with mojorojo dip, blue cheese and truffle or creamy mushroom are proving popular with Amantia's first customers.
Celebrity guests, including music mogul Clive Davis dined on dishes from the book including Salmon Croquettes
, Edamame Salad, Ginger Shrimp, bite-sized Turkey Burgers, Zucchini Soup, Chocolate Truffles and Peanut Butter Avocado Cookies.
de Poulet (Chicken croquette
with lemon, mayonnaise, herb sauce) and Croquettes
de Hamour Brandade (Fried hammour croquettes
served with tartar sauce) were very palatable and filling.
Having been unexpectedly offered a choice of potato, too, I was lured by the home-cooked croquettes
which were every bit as good as the rest.
So to get a taste of all those cultures from various tribes of Africa, try their special sampler containing some of their 'defining' starters - a yummy Central African Pie (Dh40) made of beef rib meat, mushroom & Chicken giblet filling, served with bitter melon salad, a West Coast Grilled Calamari (Dh45), grilled with garlic and rosemary and served on a bed of tomato marinated zucchini ribbons and Ugandan Fish Croquettes
(Dh48) made of mackarel and potato that's spiced the traditional Ugandan way before being crumbed and fried and then served with a delectable tomato & onion chutney.
Dishes include Green Tomato Cha Cha (a type of zesty salad), Glazed Turnips with Pearl Onions & Brown Butter, Mackerel Croquettes
, Scotch Eggs with Mustard Sauce, Southern Fried Chicken with Cream Gravy, Coconut Christmas Cake, and much more.