The four main types of caviar are Beluga, Ster-let, Ossetra and Sevruga
Unknown to them, in addition to three famous contenders (we didn't tell them the names, but they were Sevruga
, Kaluga, and Karat) we had added a dark horse--our own Mote Marine Laboratory's caviar, from sturgeon raised right here in town.
is the sister restaurant to the above mentioned Beluga.
LONDON IVY Established 1917 Location West Street, near Covent Garden, London's West End Celebrity diners George Clooney Madonna Menu choice Starter: Sevruga
caviar 30g PS80 Mains: Thai-baked sea bass with kiwami soy, bonito and mirin dressing, PS26.
A Chef Katsu signature dish is the Decadence Staircase, featuring Russian Sevruga
, Osetra, Golden Osetra Caviar and premium Beluga caviar, descending along bamboo "stairs.
Or the 425 dollars caviar service at Astral restaurant, Sydney, which includes 50 grams of farmed sevruga
with traditional garnishes and blini.
But you can also splash out on sevruga
caviar at pounds 80 for 30g.
Like all cruises there is food aplenty on board Serenity, but on this ship the shopping list includes things like Sevruga
caviar, fresh crab from Alaska, live lobster from Maine and the finest beef from the heartland of the USA.
Beluga caviar, which has a creamy, almost buttery taste; osetra, which has a slightly nutty flavor; and the sevruga
, which is generally saltier, are mostly offered a la carte.
Another unique luggage line introduced is Sevruga
, inspired by Aqua Dynamics - a strong muscular hi-tech aerodynamic designed line.
Oh yes, Basically Gruelling is not a bad way of summing up this week, and I'm not referring to the economic devastation that is sweeping the land, sending house prices into free-fall, crushing the life out of pension funds and causing a mild run on the market for Sevruga
Caviar with buckwheat blinis, creme fraiche and lemon - pounds 44