Spring in Scotland is a fantastic time to be a chef as all the season’s new ingredients arrive in the kitchen.
It is an even better time to be a diner as all the kitchen’s enthusiasm for this new produce shines through on the plate.
Hit your spring groove with today’s Big Deal at Turnip & Enjoy in the West End.
Since re-launching last year, the family-run restaurant on Great Western Road has been praised with rave reviews on 5pm Dining, Facebook and in the newspapers.
Thought and attention
In the Sunday Herald, Joanna Blythmann wrote that ‘the food shows care and effort. No dish has not had some thought and attention lavished on it.’
Today’s Big Deal is a great way to catch the buzz and see why so many people are shouting about Turnip & Enjoy.
Locally sourced and seasonal
Today’s Big Deal is a great introduction to Turnip & Enjoy’s locally sourced and seasonal menus. The restaurant has just been awarded its first AA rosette in April.
The offer has two options. Both are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
Option one is for two people to share a Chateaubriand board.
A must for meat-lovers, this is a carved 450-500g fillet steak which is served with chips, smoked bone marrow ketchup and confit plum tomatoes.
Option two is for two people to each have the five course Turnip & Enjoy tasting menu:
House warm breads, vinegars and butter
Amuse bouche and bites
Chicken of the woods ravioli, pickled king oyster, hazelnut and cep butter, wild garlic
Blackened mackerel, crab, bergamot, fennel, fennel pollen muffin
Rabbit loin and heritage carrot terrine, stinging nettles, young carrot jerky, liquorice root caramel, BBQ langoustine tail
Pressed lamb belly, peas, broad beans, lamb shoulder, apricot, boulangère potato
Chervil root cheesecake, salt caramel, date sponge, caramel white chocolate, spiced date ice cream
Diners are welcome to add the I J Mellis cheese selection to share for £10.
If you really want to push the gourmet boat out, there is also the opportunity to take the specially selected wine flight which is paired to the tasting menu for £25 per person.
Turnip & Enjoy enjoys a great reputation with 5pm Dining customers.
At the time of writing, just under 200 customers who booked their table through 5pm have given the restaurant a fantastic, combined score of 4.5/5.
This is what a recent visitor had to say:
‘A favourite on Great Western Road. Superb food, excellent service and in a good dining room. What more could you want?’ Rating 5/5
Turnip & Enjoy has a tremendous reputation for offering innovative, appealing and exciting food.
If that sounds like a great way to celebrate the arrival of spring then grab today’s Big Deal with Turnip & Enjoy.
This offer would be ideal for lunch with friends; a romantic dinner with a loved one or simply a great introduction to Turnip & Enjoy.