GIVE THANKS “TEXAS CREOLE”-STYLE WITH THANKSGIVING DINNER AT BRENNAN’S OF HOUSTON

This year, Executive Chef Danny Trace will serve a sumptuous three-course prix-fixe meal featuring both classic and holiday-inspired dishes, for $60 per person++

 

WHAT:

On Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 27, 2014) from 11 a.m. -7 p.m., families can celebrate at the iconic Brennan’s of Houston with a festive three-course prix fixe meal for $60 per person. With its creative, comforting fare and cozy atmosphere, Brennan’s of Houston has been a dining destination for holiday gatherings for decades.

Executive Chef Danny Trace will serve traditional holiday dishes with a Texas Creole twist, alongside favorites such as the Turtle Soup and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes. Guests will have the choice of one starter, one entrée, and one dessert, and will be served a lagniappe of Smoked Texas Redfish Rillette & Caviar. Bar Chef Richard Middleton has also crafted a special holiday cocktail for the occasion, called the Gobble, Gobble with Ketel One Vodka, Domaine de Canton Ginger Liqueur, spiced pumpkin, and heavy cream ($11).

Below are a few examples of the restaurant’s holiday offerings:

Starters:

Autumn Cranberry Salad
Lollo Rosa baby arugula, candied pecans, Lone Star Chevre, and caramelized onions with sundried cranberries, tossed in champagne vinaigrette

Country Ham & Biscuit
Nueke's Applewood smoked ham, Texas buttermilk biscuit, Calvados apple butter, and Tasso red eye gravy

Just Duckin’ Around
Duck prosciutto, Calvados foie gras mousse, duck dirty rice calas, duck cracklin’, Mayhaw pepper jelly and duck "quackers"

Entrees:
Texas Creole Roasted American Turkey
Jalapeño and crushed corn pudding, molasses-roasted sweet potato and pumpkin puree, French beans, cognac giblet gravy, and cranberry "jubilee" chutney

Diggin’ Texas Ratatouille Tart
Fire-roasted farmer's vegetables, grilled artichoke, frizzled leeks and smoked 5-hour tomato sauce

Filet Mignon Tchoupitoulas
Sweet potato and butternut au gratin, Bordeaux roasted mushrooms, caramelized onions, and honey green peppercorn sauce

Desserts:
Cinnamon Spiced Pumpkin Pie
Bourbon-torched marshmallows, cane syrup pepita brittle, and sweet potato chips

Southern Pecan Pie
Rio Grande organic pecans, warm salted caramel, Callebaut chocolate, and vanilla bean ice cream

WHEN:

Thursday, November 27, 2014
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

COST:

$60 per person excluding tax and gratuity
Full menu is available on Brennan’s of Houston’s event page

WHERE:

Brennan’s of Houston
3300 Smith St.
Houston, TX 77006
713.522.9711
http://www.brennanshouston.com/
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RSVP:

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 713.522.9711