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Dear Members,

Welcome to the The Rose Plantation Restaurant September 13 newsletter! 

RHYTHM & HUES – Wednesdays

Lounge Piano 5 – 8 pm.             Dancing.           $2 off Wine 6 or more ounces

·        Sep 15 Wine and Appetizers - Choose from 25 varietals by the ounce or glass with choice of 5 appetizers

·        Sep 22 Rare and Premium Wine Night - 1 Red and 1 White by the ounce or glass (Must have sign-ups in order to open a bottle)

o   Caymus Cabernet 2016 - 93 points (Sign-ups for 10-12 oz)        $5/oz

o   Piper-Heidseck Champagne Rose Sauvage - 88 points (Sign-ups for 20-24 oz)       $4/oz

·        Sep 29 Sep Wine Dinner (See Below)


Drink of the Week

The French Martini      $10

Vodka, raspberry liqueur and pineapple juice


Wine Wednesday

Raspberry Champagne Cocktail          $10 All day

Wines of the Week (While supplies last)

Arboleda Chardonnay                         89 points          Chile    $4 Off Bottle

With light and delicate foods, steamed or grilled, vegetable terrine and pasta or risoto with spring vegetables, creamy vegetable soups, chicken, turkey

 

Chateau Barreyres Haut-Medoc          87 points          Bordeaux, France         $4 Off Bottle

Dishes sweet to savory, lobster, chicken, spicy asian dishes, pork and duck, beef, lamb, roast goose, dishes in sauce, mature cheeses

 

 

 

Orin Swift Wine Dinner

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:00pm

4 Course Dinner

3 Wine Courses

 

First Course

Harvest Salad

Baby kale, butternut squash, apple, pumpkin seeds, pecans, blackberries, pomegranate seeds, bleu cheese, and maple vinaigrette

Paired with Orin Swift Blank Stare (Sauvignon Blanc/Fume Blanc)           Cal, Napa         93 points  

 

Second Course

Mushroom Consomme

Mushroom consommé with seafood wontons

Paired with Orin Swift Mannequin (Chardonnay)                                     Cal, Napa         89 points

 

Third Course

Rack of Lamb

Rack of lamb with sauteed escarole salad, pears, cippolini onions, and red wine reduction

Paired with Orin Swift 8 Years in the Desert (Red Blend)                         Cal, Napa         93 points  

 

Fourth Course

Pie Shooters

Key-lime, peach, cherry

                                   

Wine Dinner Price $96

Meal Excluding Wine $69

Call for reservations.

 

Reservations Policy

Lunch

We accept lunch reservations for parties of 7 or more. Smaller parties may call in a Wait List Request to reserve their place in line.

Dinner

Dinner reservations are highly recommended, especially on Friday and Saturday.

Seating

We accept reservations according to time and table size. We seat according to time and server availability. We will do our best to accommodate server / room requests.

Custom Reservations

Custom Reservations are necessary for groups larger than 32 at lunch, reservations for specific rooms or tables, and for parties requesting a reservation where no opening is available in our reservation system. Please call the restaurant to do a Custom Reservation.

The Rose Plantation Meals To-Go

Our entire menu is available for takeout. To place a takeout order call 352-805-4340.

Live Piano

Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 5pm until Last Call, enjoy relaxing “cocktail piano” on our grand piano provided by Joe Mankowski, president of The Villages Piano Club.

Inside Dining

Each room at The Rose Plantation has individual climate control and anti-viral air purification. Table-side windows are open-able during dining hours for fresh air.

Outside Gazebo Dining

The Rose Plantation has outdoor seating available in our 3 screened / walled/ heated gazebos with fans.

Dress Code

Indoor dining for men and women is Casual at lunch and Smart Casual at dinner unless Relaxed Dress dining is requested. Outdoor dining in the gazebos is always Casual.

Smart Casual means a collared shirt, polo or button down, slacks and leather shoes for men. Gentlemen may also wear nice jeans or flat-pocket cargo pants with a sport coat. Ladies attire should be dressy with no shorts, holes, rips or tears.

Relaxed Dress for gentlemen means nice jeans, dressy shorts or flat-pocket cargo pants may be worn with just a collared shirt. Bermuda shorts or nice jeans may also be worn by the ladies. Relaxed Dress dining is limited to a small area on the east end of the Veranda. To ensure a table is available when you arrive, please call the restaurant to make Relaxed Dress reservations.

Casual includes most clean and neat clothing. Collared shirts are requested indoors for the gentlemen. Please see our full, dress code for items like sleeveless shirts, hats, flip flops and athletic wear which are never appropriate dining attire for gentlemen.

Thank you,

The Rose Plantation Team





The Rose Plantation

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Dear Members,

Welcome to the The Rose Plantation Restaurant September 6 newsletter! 

RHYTHM & HUES – Wednesdays

Lounge Piano 5 – 8 pm.             Dancing.           $2 off Wine 6 or more ounces

·        Sep 8   Wine and Charcuterie - Choose from 25 varietals by the ounce or glass with Chef’s Charcuterie Board

·        Sep 15 Wine and Appetizers - Choose from 25 varietals by the ounce or glass with choice of 5 appetizers

·        Sep 22 Rare and Premium Wine Night - 1 Red and 1 White by the ounce or glass (Must have sign-ups in order to open a bottle)

                o   Caymus Cabernet 2016 - 93 points (Sign-ups for 10-12 oz)        $5/oz

                o   Piper-Heidseck Champagne Rose Sauvage - 88 points (Sign-ups for 20-24 oz)       $4/oz

·        Sep 29 Sep Wine Dinner (See Below)

Drink of the Week

The Jolly Rancher       $10

Peach Liqueur, Apple Liqueur and a splash of cranberry juice served in a frosted martini glass


Wine Wednesday

Glamour Girl   $10 All day

Peach schnapps and champagne with a splash of cranberry


Wines of the Week (While supplies last)

Chimney Rock Sauvignon Blanc         91 points          Cal       $4 Off Bottle

With salads and green vegetables

 

Chateau Barreyres Haut-Medoc          87 points          Bordeaux, France         $4 Off Bottle

Dishes sweet to savory, lobster, chicken, spicy asian dishes, pork and duck, beef, lamb, roast goose, dishes in sauce, mature cheeses

 

No Food Specials this week.

 

 

Orin Swift Wine Dinner

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:00pm

4 Course Dinner

3 Wine Courses

 

First Course

Harvest Salad

Baby kale, butternut squash, apple, pumpkin seeds, pecans, blackberries, pomegranate seeds, bleu cheese, and maple vinaigrette

Paired with Orin Swift Blank Stare (Sauvignon Blanc/Fume Blanc)           Cal, Napa         93 points  

 

Second Course

Mushroom Consomme

Mushroom consommé with seafood wontons

Paired with Orin Swift Mannequin (Chardonnay)                                     Cal, Napa         89 points

 

Third Course

Rack of Lamb

Rack of lamb with sauteed escarole salad, pears, cippolini onions, and red wine reduction

Paired with Orin Swift 8 Years in the Desert (Red Blend)                         Cal, Napa         93 points  

 

Fourth Course

Pie Shooters

Key-Lime, Peach, Cherry

                                   

Wine Dinner Price $96

Meal Excluding Wine $69

Call for reservations.

 

Reservations Policy

Lunch

We accept lunch reservations for parties of 7 or more. Smaller parties may call in a Wait List Request to reserve their place in line.

Dinner

Dinner reservations are highly recommended, especially on Friday and Saturday.

Seating

We accept reservations according to time and table size. We seat according to time and server availability. We will do our best to accommodate server / room requests.


Custom Reservations

Custom Reservations are necessary for groups larger than 32 at lunch, reservations for specific rooms or tables, and for parties requesting a reservation where no opening is available in our reservation system. Please call the restaurant to do a Custom Reservation.


The Rose Plantation Meals To-Go

Our entire menu is available for takeout. To place a takeout order call 352-805-4340.


Live Piano

Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 5pm until Last Call, enjoy relaxing “cocktail piano” on our grand piano provided by Joe Mankowski, president of The Villages Piano Club.


Inside Dining

Each room at The Rose Plantation has individual climate control and anti-viral air purification. Table-side windows are open-able during dining hours for fresh air.


Outside Gazebo Dining

The Rose Plantation has outdoor seating available in our 3 screened / walled/ heated gazebos with fans.


Dress Code

Indoor dining for men and women is Casual at lunch and Smart Casual at dinner unless Relaxed Dress dining is requested. Outdoor dining in the gazebos is always Casual.

Smart Casual means a collared shirt, polo or button down, slacks and leather shoes for men. Gentlemen may also wear nice jeans or flat-pocket cargo pants with a sport coat. Ladies attire should be dressy with no shorts, holes, rips or tears.

Relaxed Dress for gentlemen means nice jeans, dressy shorts or flat-pocket cargo pants may be worn with just a collared shirt. Bermuda shorts or nice jeans may also be worn by the ladies. Relaxed Dress dining is limited to a small area on the east end of the Veranda. To ensure a table is available when you arrive, please call the restaurant to make Relaxed Dress reservations.

Casual includes most clean and neat clothing. Collared shirts are requested indoors for the gentlemen. Please see our full, dress code for items like sleeveless shirts, hats, flip flops and athletic wear which are never appropriate dining attire for gentlemen.

Thank you,

The Rose Plantation Team


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The Rose Plantation

Hello,

 

While our reservations are full for the dinner special this week, we encourage our guests to come during lunch Tuesday through Friday 11:00am-2:00pm and enjoy tis week's lunch special: A free mimosa or spritzer with the purchase of any lunch entree.

The Rose Plantation

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The Rose Plantation


Dear Guests,

We are very excited to reopen The Rose Plantation. After completing several upgrades and consulting with our staff, we will e-open August 11. Reservations will be accepted starting July 28 at 10 am during normal business hours.

Since March, our focus has been on upgrades and COVID 19 safety. We have expanded the kitchen, made dining and kitchen upgrades and installed a gazebo in the rose garden. Foremost, is the safety of our guests and staff. We will now offer seating for traditional indoor dining; relaxed dress, open air, partially conditioned dining; and limited casual outdoor dining.

Enhanced safety protocols at this time include:

- Masks Required for Entry

- Anti-viral air purification systems

- Text messaging when table is ready

- Symptom free and temperature checks before entry

- Handwash before entry

- One party at a time in lobby for seating

- Separate entrance / exit

- Paper sacks at table for masks

- Rigorous handwashing and glove protocols for staff

- Continuous bathroom and surface sanitization

- Alcohol wipes

RESERVATIONS REQUESTED for LUNCH and DINNER inside and open-air dining. Call ahead to be wait-listed for outside dining.

We look forward to serving you SAFELY on August 11!

Thank you,
The Rose Plantation Team