Austria Dinner
Bailliage Provincial of Styrie
Graz, August 23, 2019
Revival of the Bailliage Provincial at the Parkhotel
" We are already looking forward to further culinary delights at the Parkhotel Graz! "

Maître Hôtelier Peter Florian invited members and their guests to participate in a dinner at the Parkhotel Graz to revive the Bailliage Provincial of Styria.

The forerunner of today's Parkhotel was already mentioned at the end of the 16th century. The hotel owes its name to being situated in the proximity of three public parks.

It has had an illustrious guest list: heads of state from all over the world, Austrian presidents, Nobel laureates, film, television, music and opera stars. They all appreciated the hotel’s location and its excellent cuisine with international and regional specialties.

Bouvet Ladubay Crémant de Loire Rosé enhanced the summery aspect of the reception before members and their guests adjourned to the hotel’s Florian Restaurant for dinner.

MENU

Egg yolk ravioli with summer truffle

Cold-smoked organic char with melon compote

Spring onion consommé, tapioca and Gorgonzola

Breast and loin of lamb, corn biscuit, dill pumpkin

Valrhona chocolate variations with passion fruit

WINES

Sauvignon Blanc 2017 - Schauer, Kitzeck
Riesling Federspiel 2011 - Nikolaihof vom Stein, Wachau
Blaufränkischer Eisenberg DAC 2015 - Schiefer, Grosspetersdorf
Taylor's Late Bottled Vintage 2014 - Douro Valley, Portugal

Kurt Mörth, the restaurant’s chef, supported by Elisabeth Johan, winner of the Bailliage of Austria’s 2019 National Final of the Jeunes Chefs Rôtisseurs Competition held at Bad Gleichenberg, conjured up a delightful five courses which were very much enjoyed by everyone.

In his “santé du chef” speech, Vice-Conseiller Culinaire Walter Mayer expressed this sentiment magnificently! To great applause the kitchen and service brigades were warmly thanked.

We are already looking forward to further culinary delights at the Parkhotel Graz!

Vive la Chaîne!

Werner Scheibenpflug
Chargé de Presse