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New Year's Eve Paired 3-Course Dinner

December 31, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for delicious three-course paired dinner co-hosted by our Head Chef Ben Brown and Head Distiller Rick Pipes. Let us take you on a culinary journey crafted specifically to pair with Merridale's ciders and spirits. Throughout the evening, Ben and Rick will share details and descriptions of each dish and its accompanying cocktail, spirit or cider pairing.  Your first course will be served at 6:30pm.


First Course

Brick Oven Artisan Bread

Fresh-baked, house-made artisan breads
with an apple cider and honey emulsion

Roasted Vegetable & Prosciutto Terrine

Roasted zucchini, eggplant and artisan bread encased in prosciutto.
Finished with baby kale, roasted red pepper and chevre


Second Course 

Dry-Aged Striploin

Sous vide and reverse seared new york strip roast, sliced thin.
Finished with a rich veal and red wine demi

Roasted Local Chicken Breast

Local sourced chicken breast rubbed in a sweet spice mix
and basted with our house-made apple butter.
Finished with our traditional cider and thyme demi

Roasted Root Vegetables

Roasted with sea salt and olive oil, finished
with zattar aioli and toasted hazelnuts

Potato Pave

Oven roasted and compressed Yukon potatoes, sweet potatoes
& yams, layered with cream, thyme & butter.


Third Course

Gingersnap & Eggnog Trifle

Crumbled gingersnap cookies layered with caramelized apples
and salted caramel custard. Finished with eggnog whip and dusted with cocoa.