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The Restaurant
The Restaurant RTÉ One, Sunday, 8.30pm

Joe's Menu


Pan-fried foie gras with brioche

Salad of goat's cheese and baby beets

Chowder with Dublin Bay prawns


Poached Chinese beef & spinach, fennel & green beans

Braised loin of pork


Pannetone bread and butter pudding

Rhubarb compote with cardamom cream

Steamed chocolate pudding with honey and brandy ice cream


White wine:
Mitchell Watervale Riesling 2003 Clare Valley Australia

Red wine:
L.A. Cetto Petite Sirah, Baja California Mexico 2001

The Champagne we have selected for The Restaurant is Veuve Clicquot.

From France's Champagne region to the Marlborough region of New Zealand, to the Pacific Northwest, Clicquot, Inc. has travelled the globe to bring you the finest wines made today.

The founder of the historic Champagne House of Veuve Clicquot, the dynamic Madame Clicquot had as her motto: "Only one quality...the finest." That same principle is the foundation upon which Clicquot, Inc. is built and as such, is particularly suited to the requirements of The Restaurant.

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The water selected for The Restaurant is S.Pellegrino. An Italian spring water imported from San Pellegrino, 70 KM northeast of Milan.

The Still water used is called Acqua Panna.
Acqua Panna is a still mineral water originating in Tuscany, Italy. Appreciated in about 50 countries around the world, it is found in the world best restaurants.

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