The Palms Hotel & Spa honors Moms every year with a special Mother’s Day Brunch at Essensia Restaurant featuring culinary delights made with premium, local and sustainable ingredients. Surrounded by the hotel’s beautiful tropical gardens and soothing ocean breeze, we invite you to sip mimosas and enjoy a delicious and relaxing afternoon with Mom. Guests will enjoy traditional brunch specialties, including unlimited mimosas, hot and cold breakfast items, yogurt parfaits, assorted fruit, made to order eggs, waffles and omelets, smoked salmon & bagel display, tomato gazpacho with cocktail shrimp, home-made breakfast pastries, and European deli meats and cheeses. Brunch will also feature specialty items from the new Essensia menu including the Garden Crudités Plate of assorted raw veggies picked from the Essensia Chef’s Organic Garden located right in The Palms’ backyard; Roasted Beet Salad with arugula, Maytag blue cheese, caramelized walnuts and champagne vinaigrette; Watermelon Salad with yellow tomatoes, watercress, crispy prosciutto, feta cheese drizzled with olive oil and balsamic; Crab, Asparagus, Leek Frittata with goat cheese; Amazone Paiche with tomato kalamata relish and yellow pepper pesto; and a carving station featuring Herb Crusted Roasted Beef Tenderloin with cherry port sauce and Baked Ham with honey whole grain mustard. Rounding out the brunch experience is a delectable selection of dessert creations by Pastry Chef Christopher Jennings – Strawberry Tarts, German Chocolate Pavé, Sticky Coconut Pudding, Sour Cream Cheesecake, Key Lime Spoons, and Chocolate Raspberry Ganache Tarts.
Mother’s Day Brunch at Essensia Restaurant is $69.00++ per person including unlimited mimosas and $29.00++ for kids 10 and under (not including tax and gratuity). Indoor and outdoor seating is available. Valet parking is discounted to $9 for brunch patrons. For reservations, please call 305.908.5458 or visit www.essensiarestaurant.com.
Essensia awakens the senses with natural gourmet cuisine and indulgent cocktails in a sensuous and relaxing ambiance. The menu offers patrons a wholesome and seasonal variety of light global fare with a genuine focus on utilizing local, organic, and seasonal ingredients. Essensia’s exclusive wine list is committed to being sustainable, organic or biodynamic and has been selected for sharing Essensia’s mission to being environmentally conscious. Essensia is open 7 days per week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. The Palms offers complimentary valet parking with dinner, up to 3 hours. For restaurant reservations, please call 305.908.5458 or visit www.essensiarestaurant.com.