Delightful Joie de Vivre Experiences for Bastille Day at Sofitel Hotels in NZ

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As ambassadors of modern French style, culture and art-de-vivre, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour and Sofitel Wellington are bringing Bastille Day to life on 14 July 2022.

Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

To celebrate the French National Day ‘La Fête Nationale,’ Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour invites guests to indulge in a truly French experience at La Maree. 

Featuring a five-course degustation of traditional French gastronomy and local flavours, enjoy a quintessential culinary experience accompanied by a selection of French wines. Guests will enjoy delightful fusion creations such as Te Puke truffle croquettes, Wagyu beef fillet and a classic Paris-Brest dessert. 

Five-course degustation of traditional French gastronomy and local flavours

Five-course degustation of traditional French gastronomy and local flavours

Priced at $99 per person for meals only and $69 with wine pairing and Mumm Champagne welcome drink, you are in for a delightful Joie de Vivre experience.

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Dishes in the image are:

  • Warm Baguette Françoise
  • Te Puke Truffle Croquettes
  • Cured South Island King Salmon
  • Wagyu Beef Fillet
  • Market fish with crayfish bisque and salmon caviar
  • Winter green salad
  • Selection of French and local cheese
  • Paris-Brest: House-made hazelnut praline, caramelised hazelnuts and creme patisserie 

Sofitel Wellington

From 14 – 17 July, Sofitel Wellington is offering French-inspired dish Lamb Navarin with a French wine match at Jardin Grill.

French-inspired dish Lamb Navarin

French-inspired dish Lamb Navarin

On Sunday 17th, there will be a Winter Brunch seafood buffet and A La Carte selection complimented by French-themed Beef Bourguignon, Potato Gratin, French cheese selection, and French wine packages signature dishes Lamb Navarin dish with French wine match.

Enjoy a unique Bastille-inspired cocktail, French 75 Champagne Cocktail at Le Serre.

La Serre Cocktail

La Serre Cocktail