Archive for the ‘Treat of the Season’ Category

Autumn Treat: Strangas Liquorice Marshmallows

Thursday, October 11th, 2012
DJ Katrine Ring instantly had a new favourite, when she tasted the handmade liquorice marshmallows from our friend and collaborator Nikolaos Strangas’s pastry shop, and she suggests Strangas’ handmade liquorice marshmallows as the autumn treat for our guests.

DJ Katrine Ring instantly had a new favourite, when she tasted the handmade liquorice marshmallows from our friend and collaborator Nikolaos Strangas’s pastry shop, and she suggests Strangas’ handmade liquorice marshmallows as the autumn treat for our guests

TREAT OF THE SEASON – AUTUMN

“I love liquorice,” says acclaimed DJ and music journalist Katrine Ring, who headlines Yellow Lounge, DJ-sessions reinventing classical music, at Avenue Hotel.
And Katrine Ring instantly had a new favourite, when she tasted the handmade liquorice marshmallows from our friend and collaborator Nikolaos Strangas’s pastry shop, Nikolaos Strangas Conditori & Cakeaway.
Katrine Ring suggests Strangas’ handmade liquorice marshmallows as the autumn treat for our guests.

Standard price                                                       DKK  30

Your price                                                              DKK 25

Find more information about Nikolaos Strangas Conditori & Cakeaway and have a closer look at Strangas’ handmade marshmallows in our Avenue Shop 24/7.

Mojito with a Passion Fruit Macaroon

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
Lotte and Nikolaos Strangas from Nikolaos Strangas Conditori & Cakeaway suggest a fresh and summery mojito accompanied by one of their scrumptious passion fruit macaroons as the summer treat for our guests.

Lotte and Nikolaos Strangas from Nikolaos Strangas Conditori & Cakeaway suggest a fresh and summery mojito accompanied by one of their scrumptious passion fruit macaroons as the summer treat for our guests.

TREAT OF THE SEASON – SUMMER

“I love cocktails, whether they are classic and dry or fresh and fruity,” says pastry chef Nikolaos Strangas.
Nikolaos Strangas runs Nikolaos Strangas Conditori & Cakeaway with wife Lotte Strangas, with whom he shares a true passion for high-quality, savoury sweets, desserts… and cocktails.
The Strangas’ are regular guests at Avenue Hotel, and they suggest a fresh and summery mojito accompanied by one of their scrumptious passion fruit macaroons as the summer treat for our guests.

Special price for a mojito with a passion fruit macaroon: DKK 90

‘Old Codger’ – Fine Old Tawny

Monday, February 27th, 2012
“A wonderful mix of flavours”, says Winemaker Wayne Dutschke about ‘Old Codger’, a complex fortified wine with pleasant notes of butterscotch.

“A wonderful mix of flavours”, says Winemaker Wayne Dutschke about ‘Old Codger’, a complex fortified wine with pleasant notes of butterscotch.

TREAT OF THE SEASON – SPRING

“We like our fortified wines at Georg Jensen,” says Charlotte Mogensen, Sales Executive for high-end clients at Georg Jensen, the famous Scandinavian luxury lifestyle and design brand.
Charlotte Mogensen is a regular guest at Avenue Hotel, and she suggests ‘Old Codger’ (old man), a Fine Old Tawny from Dutschke Wines in Barossa Valley, Australia as the spring treat for our guests.

‘Old Codger’ is a complex fortified wine with pleasant notes of butterscotch
“A wonderful mix of flavours”, says Winemaker Wayne Dutschke.
Read Wayne Dutschke’s personal notes on ‘Old Codger’ or enjoy a glass in the lounge at Avenue Hotel.

Price per glass: DKK xx

Treat of the Season: Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail

Monday, June 6th, 2011
Bartender Morten Dinitzen has created a fresh and summery cocktail to celebrate Elephant Parade 2011. Enjoy your Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail on our patio, as you take in Avenue Hotel’s own art elephant, designed by the esteemed British fashion designer, Paul Smith.

Bartender Morten Dinitzen has created a fresh and summery cocktail to celebrate Elephant Parade 2011. Enjoy your Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail on our patio, as you take in Avenue Hotel’s own art elephant, designed by the esteemed British fashion designer, Paul Smith.

“I took inspiration from the Danish summer,” says bartender Morten Dinitzen, who uses scrumptious summer berries and Heering Cherry Liquour to create a sweet and fresh Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail to celebrate Elephant Parade 2011.
“The Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail gets a slightly spicy – but to my mind delicious – kick from Bols Genever and a dash of Angostura,” adds Morten Dinitzen.

Elephant Parade 2011 is an outdoor art exhibition with 103 beautifully decorated baby elephants taking place in Copenhagen and Frederiksberg from 1 June to 25 August. Following the exhibition the art elephants will be auctioned, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the threatened Asian Elephants.

Enjoy your Copenhagen Elephant Cocktail on our patio, as you take in our very own art elephant, designed by the acclaimed  British fashion designer, Paul Smith.

Price: DKK 75.

Find more information about Elephant Parade 2011 and visit Paul Smith’s universe at Illum.
Or enjoy Paul Smith’s art elephant live at Avenue Hotel.

St-Germain Cocktail

Friday, April 1st, 2011
St-Germain Cocktail is a delectable cocktail, which perfectly balances the sweetness of the elderflower liquor with the freshness of the sparkling wine.

St-Germain Cocktail is a delectable cocktail, which perfectly balances the sweetness of the elderflower liquor with the freshness of the sparkling wine.

TREAT OF THE SEASON – SPRING

“The St-Germain Cocktail tastes like an amazing summer night with sweet smelling flowers and a chilly breeze in the air,” says Anna Thygesen, Managing Director at the communication agency PrimeTime DIVA.
Anna Thygesen is a regular guest at Avenue Hotel, and she has suggested a St-Germain Cocktail, her personal favourite, as the spring treat for our guests.
The St-Germain Cocktail is a light and modern cocktail, which balances the sweetness of the elderflower liquor with the freshness of sparkling wine.
Perfect for when the first warming rays from the spring sun hits our patio.

Price: DKK 60

Find more information about St-Germain Elderflower Liquor, PrimeTime DIVA  or enjoy your St-Germain Cocktail in the Lounge at Avenue Hotel.

Photographer Claes Bech-Poulsen recommends the 2007 AN/2

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010
The 2007 AN/2 is produced on the Mallorcian grapes Callet, Mantonegre and Fogoneu with a little bit of Syrah. The wine has lots of fruits with hints of herbs and red berries.

The 2007 AN/2 is produced on the Mallorcian grapes Callet, Mantonegre and Fogoneu with a little bit of Syrah. The wine has lots of fruits with hints of herbs and red berries.

TREAT OF THE SEASON – WINTER
2007 AN/2 – BODEGAS AN NEGRA

Claes Bech-Poulsen, our photographer, recommends the 2007 AN/2 from Bodegas An Negra on the Spanish island Mallorca – the vineyard is considered one of the best in Spain.
The AN/2 is produced on the local grapes Callet, Mantonegre and Fogoneu with little bit of Syrah. The wine is matured for 12 months in oak casks and has lots of fruits with hints of herbs and red berries.

Claes Bech-Poulsen is a regular guest af Avenue Hotel, and you can enjoy his atmospheric photographs on our walls or in our gallery on this website.

Price:
DKK 370 per bottle
DKK 65 per glass

Find more information
See photographer Claes Bech-Poulsen’s custom-made wallpaper in our SHOP 24/7,  and find more information about the 2007 AN/2 from Bodegas An Negra at Theis Vine.
Or chill with a glass of the 2007 AN/2 from Bodegas An Negra in the lounge at Avenue Hotel.

Sea Breeze Cocktail

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Sea Breeze is a classic refreshing cocktail, which balances the strong vodka with the weaker cranberry juice and grapefruit juice.

TREAT OF THE MONTH IN SEPTEMBER

“The name Sea Breeze reminds me of a lovely holiday,” says Marianne Brandi, Creative Director at DAY Home, “and I love the cranberry juice with just a touch of grapefruit juice so it’s not too dry …”.
Marianne Brandi is a regular guest at Avenue Hotel, and she has suggested a Sea Breeze, her favourite cocktail, as this month’s treat for our guests.

Sea Breeze is a classic cocktail, which balances the strong vodka with the dry cranberry juice and the slightly sour grapefruit juice.
Refreshing, and perfect on an indian summer day on the patio, or in front of the fireplace in the lounge at Avenue Hotel.

Price: DKK 60.

See more of Marianne Brandi’s favourites on her blog at the design magazine RUM or enjoy a Sea Breeze in the lounge at Avenue Hotel.

Home-made ice tea

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Avenue's home-made ice tea is made from Urban Fit fruit tea with white tea, organic elderflower juice and freshly squeezed lime juice

TREAT OF THE MONTH IN AUGUST

Quench your thirst with Avenue’s home-made ice tea.
The ice tea is made from Urban Fit fruit tea with white tea, organic elderflower juice and freshly squeezed lime juice.
Price per glass: DKK 45.

Enjoy your ice tea in Avenue’s lounge.

Fair trade ice coffee

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

The coffee beans are from Pascucci's own fair trade plantation in Haiti

TREAT OF THE MONTH IN AUGUST

Get a jolt of energy from Avenue’s Pascucci Ice Coffee made with espresso coffee, organic milk and Monin Caramel.
The coffee beans are from Pascucci’s own fair trade plantation in Haiti, where they support the region with school and development projects.
Price per glass: DKK 45.

Find more information about Pascucci or enjoy the ice coffee in Avenue’s lounge.

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