Minami Restaurant Launches Special Valentine’s Day Shokai Experience to Remember – Scout Magazine
Vancouver, BC | To celebrate the day of love, contemporary Japanese restaurant Minami in Yaletown (1118 Mainland Street) has unveiled a one-day-only Valentine’s Day Shokai dinner. Available exclusively February 14, 2022, Executive Chef Alan Ferrer, Pastry Chef Nikki Tam and the team have created a menu of bright flavors and artfully crafted surf and turf dishes, Aburi sushi and a worthy dessert. of an indulgent.
“Our Shokai tasting menus are some of our most popular, and we certainly want to continue to elevate the dining experience at Minami with new dishes for Valentine’s Day,” said Alan Ferrer, Executive Chef of Minami. “For many, dining out in these difficult times is even more meaningful, and our team has refined the menu several times to make it something very special.”
Minami’s Valentine’s Day Shokai ($125 per person) includes six dishes, including:
Chilean macaron with crab salad
ao nori-matcha shell, ikura, yuzu peel, micro shiso
botan ebi, akami, hirame
Oyster Yin Yang
cold oyster on half-shell: mango-sweet basil salsa
Aburi Oyster: nanohana, Miku sauce, calamansi, prosciutto shavings
Surfing & Turfing
Hokkaido scallop and Canadian lobster tail, mentaiko-yuzu beurre blanc, 3 oz AAA sterling silver filet mignon, tamari soy veal reduction with pepper and Suntory whiskey, mixed market vegetables
Red wave roll, champagne roll, Aburi Wagyu Nigiri, bafun uni gunkan, chu-toro spoon
White Chocolate Raspberry Sesame Mousse
raspberry jelly, yuzu thyme cookie sandwich, sesame diplomate cream, yuzu thyme sorbet
“Valentine’s Day often naturally evokes the colors of love, which include shades of red, pink and white,” adds Tam. “Based on these colors, I created a delicate dessert made from my favorite Japanese citrus fruit, yuzu, with white chocolate, raspberry and sesame. We hope our guests enjoy!”
Reservations required. Customers can book on open table or by calling 604-685-8080.
For more information about Minami, please visit www.minamirestaurant.com.