RING IN 2016 AT ALIZÉ 56 STORIES ABOVE LAS VEGAS
WITH VOCALIST LAURA SHAFFER AT PALMS CASINO RESORT
Celebrate 2016 high above the New Year’s Eve crowds by welcoming the new year at Alizé with featured entertainment Laura Shaffer’s Midnight Refrain. Located at the top of the Palms Casino Resort, Alizé is one of the best places in Las Vegas to ring in the New Year because of the restaurant’s 280-degree, panoramic view of the Las Vegas Strip and the Las Vegas Valley, 56 floors above the city.
The night will feature a special New Year’s Eve menu from Executive Chef Mark Purdy and his team, who starts preparing for the big night months in advance. A delectable six-course chef’s tasting menu will be served, with options for adding a decadent caviar course and wine pairings.
The special New Year’s Eve tasting menu includes:
Amuse Bouche: Smoked egg yolk with golden Osetra caviar and crème fraîche and brioche Maxime served with warm apple cider, chestnut espuma, pear terrine, candied pecans and lemon verbena
First course: Alaskan crab with celery root and apple salad, ruby grapefruit OR Roasted Delicata Squash and N’Duja Soup with crumbled amaretti cookies, apricot confiture, crème fraiche OR chilled cucumber terrine, cucumber soup, dill and gold leaf
Second Course: Seared foie gras, Fuji apple and almond crumble OR Chilled Foie Gras Terrine with pistachio panna cotta and brioche OR market green torchon, herb puree, Roquefort cheese, tomatoes and white balsamic vinaigrette.
Third Course: Maine lobster and truffle sausage with smoked bacon and roasted parsnips OR Dover sole grenobloise in brown butter with potato mousseline OR pumpkin gnocchi alla Romana with brown butter, parmesan coulis, Fuji apple and gruyere cheese.
Fourth Course: Tea-Smoked Duck Breast, foie gras, sautéed gai-lan, crispy soba noodle cake, ginger confiture, spiced apple jus OR pan roasted poussin, chestnuts, mushrooms, endive, tarragon chicken jus OR roasted abalone mushroom, garlic pastina galette, mango confiture, tamarind glaze
Fifth Course: Veal Wellington with smoked prosciutto, mushroom duxelle, asparagus in black truffle- shallot jus OR beef ribeye, Reblechon potato mousseline, port braised Cipollini onion, baby carrots, white truffles in Bordeaux sauce OR Tempeh and Red Onion Bhajis, curried potato puree and lemon yoghurt nage
Sixth Course: A dessert duo of baked chocolate mousse on coconut macaroon with passionfruit AND macadamia-crusted Pavlova with green apple and kiwi
For entertainment, the glamourous Laura Shaffer will perform live on New Year’s Eve. Shaffer is known for her vintage Vegas look and sultry vocals. Her classic Hollywood style will set the mood for a lively, elegant evening, 56 stories above the City of Lights. Laura Shaffer’s Midnight Refrain will be performing 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
“This year, when a guest books a table, it is theirs for the evening. That means, they can have dinner, rejoin the festivities around the Strip for a bit then come back up to Alizé come midnight,” says Joseph Marsco, director of operations, Alizé.
The evening includes live entertainment, dinner and a special midnight Champagne toast, along with the best view of the spectacular Las Vegas fireworks show for $495 per person. Reservations are available from 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
To make reservations for New Year’s Eve at Alizé, please contact (702) 951-7000.
*Beverage, tax and gratuity not included.
ABOUT ALIZÉ AT THE TOP OF PALMS CASINO RESORT
Named after the gentle trade winds that sweep the French Caribbean Islands, Alizé at the Palms Casino Resort features world-class cuisine, service and wine list, boasting the most dramatic view of the famous Las Vegas Strip. Chef and Proprietor André Rochat of the respected and award winning Andre’s Restaurant, opened Alizé – the crown jewel of his culinary empire in 2001 on the top floor of the Palms Casino Resort. Alizé quickly became the talk of the town and has gained notoriety and accolades being named by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the top new restaurants in the world. Located inside the Palms Casino Resort at 4321 W. Flamingo Road, Alizé is open daily from 5:30 p.m. For more information or to make reservations, go to www.Alizelv.com, call (702) 951-7000 or find on Facebook, Twitter (@AlizeLV) and Instagram (@AlizeLV). To book a table via OpenTable.com, click here.
ABOUT LAURA SHAFFER
Las Vegas Native and Vocalist Laura Shaffer combines the glitz of Vintage Vegas and the glamour of Classic Hollywood with sultry and swinging vocals. Shaffer’s suave vocals channels an era when style and class ruled, with vintage jazz, torch, and swing music backed by Las Vegas’ most accomplished musicians. For more information, go to www.MidnightRefrain.com.