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April 2, 2019

Council Oak Steaks & Seafood at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood To Host Pappy Van Winkle Dinner

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Council Oak Steaks & Seafood at the AAA Four Diamond-rated Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood will host its highly coveted Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon Dinner on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. A welcome reception will begin at 6:30 p.m. with passed hors d’oeuvres and a specialty cocktail, followed by a four-course dinner prepared by Council Oak’s culinary team at 7 p.m. Hosted by Buffalo Trace Distillery’s Pappy Van Winkle Ambassador Randy Palmer, dinner will be paired with a Pappy Van Winkle flight featuring pours of 12-year, 15-year, 20-year and 23-year reserves. Pappy Van Winkle is one of the most sought-after bourbons in the country, as the distillery only releases approximately 7,000 cases a year. The dinner is priced at $450 per person (excluding tax and gratuity).

Seating is limited. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 954-316-2900. Additional information can be found at http://casino.hardrock.com/hollywood/pappy-van-winkle.htm.   

Full menu with drink pairings below (menu is subject to change):

Welcome Reception

Foie Gras Foam

Bourbon Gelee, Rhubarb, Chicken Skin

Lobster Custard

Osetra Caviar, Gnocco Frito, Pine Nut Dukka

Blue Crab

Watermelon, Cherry Pepper, Avocado, Lemon

Kentucky Mule

Buffalo Trace Bourbon, Lime Juice, Fever-Tree Ginger Beer

First Course

Seared Scallop

Corn, Spring Pea, Cherry Tomato, Fiddlehead Fern, Smoked Butter

Second Course


Sweet Breads, Porcini, Carrot, Brown Butter, Ramps, Iberico Ham, Grain Mustard

Main Course

Choice of:

Lamb Saddle

Artichoke, Pearl Onion, Chanterelle Mushroom, Fava Bean, Black Truffle, Lamb Jus


A5 Wagyu Ribeye

Morel Mushroom, Potato Silk, Spring Onion, Delta Asparagus, Bourbon Jus

Pappy Van Winkle Flight

Van Winkle Special Reserve “Lot B” 12 Years Old

Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 15 Years Old

Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 20 Years Old

Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23 Years Old Bottle #16061


Caramel Apple

 Caramelized Apple, Smoked White Chocolate Mousse, Bourbon Ice Cream

Kentucky Coffee

Buffalo Trace Bourbon Cream, 1792 Bourbon, Espresso

Council Oak Steaks & Seafood is located at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at One Seminole Way in Hollywood, Fla. Dinner is served Sunday through Thursday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Live entertainment can be enjoyed at the bar Wednesday through Sunday. Telephone: 954-327-7625; casino.hardrock.com/hollywood.