Bastille Presents: an Ugly Sweater Dinner & Cocktail Class
About this event
You know them…you love them…you can’t live without them..it’s ugly sweater again!! To celebrate this auspicious occasion, on Thursday, December 2 and Saturday, December 4th, Bastille will celebrate by offering an $89 prix fixe 4 ‘Coq-tail’ three-course meal on Thursday beginning at 6:30 pm and a three coq-tail holiday class on Saturday from 1-2:30 pm.. This event is priced at $69.
The dinner menu includes: L’Apero A Blue Holiday “Fizz”–Bluecoat Gin / Orange / Bubbles / Red Currant Pearls followed by a meal of Crispy Calamari / Preserved Lemon Aioli / Grilled Lemon paired with “Get Funked Up–” Ocho Tequila / Fermented Plum / Lemon / Sea Salt Air; for the second course, NZ Lamb Chops / “Mole” BBQ Sauce / Barley Roasted Broccolini / Carrots paired with “Always In Fashion–” Few Bourbon / Dates / Bitters / Vermouth; and for dessert, Chestnut Crème Caramel / Valrhona Dark Chocolate Crispies Candied Chestnuts with “Late Night Gossip”–Brenne French Single Malt Whiskey / Smoked Coffee / Chestnut Foam. Prizes will be awarded for the best of the worst ugly sweater.
The cocktail class, led by Bastille’s mixologist Jacob Sunny, will feature Featuring Ocho Tequila, Few Bourbon and Brenne single malt Whisky. Guests will be led through the cocktail design process just in time for holiday parties.
Chefs Christophe & Michelle Poteaux’s award winning restaurant & bar has continuously offered guests fresh takes on classic French cuisine in a quaint, neighborhood Brasserie setting. Their culinary creations are rooted in the use of seasonal, locally sourced and farm fresh ingredients with a passion for French food, wine and culture.
Bastille is open Tuesday through Thursday from 4:00-8:30; Friday & Saturday from 4:00-9:00 pm; and Sunday 11 am- 3 pm. The restaurant is located in The Asher at 606 N. Fayette Street in Alexandria, VA, just two blocks from the Braddock Metro. For reservations and further information log into www.bastillerestaurant.com or call 703-519-3776.