More Escargot Day Happenings

National Escargot Day is Tuesday, May 24th and as we posted yesterday, Bibou is hosting a delicious sounding meal. But it is hardly the only restaurant celebrating the gastropod.

Tuesday and Wednesday Bistrot La Minette is offering a four-course $35 menu with an optional wine pairing for $50. [Menu]

Matyson is doing a whole week of snails with their $45 weekly tasting menu being turned over to the delicacy. [Menu]

Southwark makes Escargot Day a two-day affair with a special $35 menu on the 24th and 25th. [Menu]

Bistrot La Minette

Escargots de Bourgogone Six Burgundy snails, garlic herb butter, croutons
Simonnet-Febvre Burgundy-Style Chardonnay

Escargots en Papillote Escargots, mussels, sardines, spring vegetables, broth
Muscadet Côtes de Grand Lieu Melon de Bourgogne, Loire

Escargots avec Boeuf Braisé Slow-braised escargots, beef, red wine, puff pastry, glazed carrots
Château de Lionne, Graves Bordeaux blend

Tarte aux Fruits Rouges Berry tart, meringue, wild strawberry sauce
Kir Royal Aux Framboises Sparkling Chenin Blanc, Mathilde rasberry liqueur

Matyson Escargot Week

Crispy Fried Snails Three Ways
Basque, Roman, Philadelphian

Snail & Sweet Corn Ravioli
Maine lobster, english peas, miso butter

Escargot Coconut Curry
Carrot-ginger puree, swiss chard, Vietnamese sausage, peanuts

Snail Stuffed Veal Tenderloin
Green farro, parmesan, morel mushrooms, black truffle

Chocolate-Hazelnut Mousse Cake
Marshmallow swirl


Snail and braised pork shank terrine, baby greens, pickled carrots

Snails, blue cheese, lovage, toasted walnuts

Snail & mutton stew with spring vegetables and mushrooms

Snail & Chocolate truffles