A Night with Alejandro Saravia

A Night with Alejandro Saravia

To kick off Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, Melba Restaurant will team up with Peruvian cuisine master, Alejandro Saravia for a pop-up event.

For one night only, guests will experience a selection of Alejandro’s signature dishes, each infused with the flavours inspired by his South American roots.   

In addition to running his own critically acclaimed restaurant, Pastuso, Alejandro has a list of past successes including his restaurant, Morena in Surry Hills. And if that isn’t impressive enough, he has worked in the world-class kitchens around the globe, including Heston Blumenthal’s The Fat Duck, in London.

It’s a night not to miss, book early to avoid disappointment.

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Buffet Menu Highlights:
Slow cooked alpaca shoulder served with sundried Andean chilli sauce.
Alpaca is a staple meat from the Andean Sierras of Peru, The Alpaca meat its source locally from Illawara Prime Alpaca located in Berry NSW. Alpaca meat it’s consider a delicacy for its delicate flavour and texture.

Braised Wagyu beef spring roll with tumeric and mustard mayonnaise.
This dish brings the Spanish influence in Peruvian cuisine. The Spanish brought to Latin America a selection of spices from the India and Arab countries.

Ruby red snapper cured in lemon juice with caramelised sweet potato

Thin slices of yellow fin tuna, soy and Peruvian Andean chilli sauce, spicy avocado and pickled daikon.

Ceviche 21 
Scull island prawns, emulsify tigers milk and pickled seaweed and white fungi.

Angasi oysters, salmon roe and coriander dressing.

Pit roast pork neck
Braised lamb shoulder
Peruvian yellow potatoes roasted in duck fat.
Served with traditional Andean Peruvian sauces.

Seco: Coriander and dark beer sauce  
Adobo: A reduction of caramelized onion and sundried Andean Chillies sauce.

Tres leches – Traditional Latin American sponge cake soak in a mix of   milks, served with raspberry couli.


Thursday, 15th March 2018

6pm concluding at 11pm
$99 per adult including the full Melba buffet 
$89 per senior* including the full Melba buffet 
$49.50 per child aged 4-12 years including the full Melba buffet
Children aged 3 and under dine free

To book email Restaurant Reservations rest.res@langhamhotels.com or call 1800 641 107


Prices, times and menus are subject to change without notice.
* Upon presentation of seniors card
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