The Champagne cocktail is one of the finest French combinations to hit a glass. Pretty fine by itself, it reaches another level when it is the prelude to an exquisite meal.
Don’t take our word for it, try it yourself with today’s Big Deal with Glenskirlie House Restaurant.
Set in beautifully landscaped gardens, Glenskirlie House Restaurant is located in Glenskirlie House and Castle, near Banknock.
The dining room is an elegant affair and, located just twenty minutes from Glasgow, 40 from Edinburgh and fifteen from Stirling, it is very convenient for anyone in the Central Belt.
Scottish ingredients cooked with flair
The award-winning kitchen prepares everything fresh and in-house with Scottish ingredients taking pride of place on the menus.
Starting with a refreshing Champagne cocktail, today’s Big Deal is for a four course lunch or dinner for two from the market menu at Glenskirlie.
By popular demand the fine dining Restaurant and the Grill at Glenskirlie have become one, so that customers dining together may enjoy a broader range of dishes.
The dishes on the menu change regularly depending on what is in season, but the following are typical inclusions.
Soup of the day with warm bread
Confit haddock with leek, heritage potato, caviar, saffron onions and split butter milk & dill dressing
Chicken liver & clementine paté, rhubarb chutney, seasonal pickles, baby leaves and bread crisps
Hay baked turnip, crowdie cheese, hay ash, lemon and foraged herbs
Sea bass, dill polenta cake with purple sprouting broccoli, asparagus and lemon grass fumet
Arancini – Mull cheddar, cauliflower puree, roasted cauliflower & hazelnut granola and shallot dressing
Chicken – chicken & haggis croquette, butter poached celeriac, spring cabbage and chicken jus
Pork belly – Treacle cheek, potato terrine, apple puree, charred salsify, confit leek and compressed apple
Sticky toffee & ginger pudding with salted toffee sauce and vanilla ice cream
Pecan pie, banana ice cream and dried banana chips
White chocolate parfait, toasted coconut, kalamansi lime tapioca, coconut gel, pineapple sponge and coconut tuille
Rhubarb & custard cheesecake with shortbread crumb base, rhubarb jelly, Chantilly cream andrhubarb compote
The four course menu also includes a pre-dessert and coffee to follow.
Diners at Glenskirlie House Restaurant have been very forthcoming with their praise on TripAdvisor. Recent reviews include the following:
‘Top class food with lovely friendly staff. Superb presentation and lots of choices.’
‘The food, cocktails and staff were all brilliant. The place itself has a nice welcoming atmosphere.’
‘Up there with the best. The presentation and the quality of the food was amazing.’
This offer would make a great treat for a friend or relative. Champagne cocktails and a lovely lunch or dinner in sumptuous surroundings – what could be better?