(HawaiiNewsNow) - Fans of Chef Mavro's Snapper Baked in a Hawaiian Salt Crust will be thrilled to hear that this original recipe will be the centerpiece of a "HRC Greatest Hits" menu starting Tuesday, August 30 and ending a short time later on Sunday, September 25.
Snapper Baked in a Hawaiian Salt Crust, Ogo-Fines Herbes-Tomato was created by Mavro in 1989 and selected by award-winning food writer Alan Richman for his GQ magazine "Ten Best Recipes of the Year." It is served tableside with the fragrance of rosemary wafting up as the salt crust is opened to reveal the fish.
Check the website for all the details and of course the famous wine pairings. Menu prices remain the same with the six-course HRC Greatest Hits at $128, the three-course at $75 and the four-course at $85. Menus are flexible and recipes can be moved from one menu to another.
September 2011 Wine Spectator recognizes Chef Mavro in the eleven most important French chefs working in America – others include Alain Ducasse, Daniel Boulud, Pierre Gagnaire, Eric Ripert & Joel Robuchon
The menu at this restaurant is reinvented each season as the culinary team works hand-in-hand with local farmers to bring new products to the table, and to develop innovative techniques that enhance the natural flavors of Hawaii's bounty. Also, Chef Mavro restaurant is a recognized leader in food & wine pairings and may still be the only restaurant of its caliber to offer exciting wines by the glass carefully paired with each course rather than a wine list.
George Mavrothalassitis, a founding member of Hawaii Regional Cuisine, won the James Beard Award, a one-time lifetime achievement and the top culinary honor in the U.S. Updates on Twitter and Facebook. Reservations confirmed online 24/7 at www.chefmavro.com