Guest Chef Pino Lavarra at Brunello

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This spring, the Brunello Restaurant at the Baglioni Hotel is hosting Pino Lavarra, executive chef of Rossellini’s at Palazzo Sasso in Ravello, Italy, as a guest chef from10-14 March.

Over the five days, Lavarra – who holds two Michelin stars at Rossellini’s – will cook the following dinner menu, priced at £95 per person plus service:

Appetizer
Beetroot carpaccio with warm salad of burrata cheese, roasted squid, sea bass gnocchi and crispy chicken skin

Starter
Buffalo mozzarella: cooked, raw, liquid and iced

Pasta I
Spaghetti “alla chitarra” flavoured with basil chlorophyll and wrapped in swordfish paper with baby squid stew and squid ink sauce

Pasta II
Baby cannelloni filled with robiola cheese, Genovese stew and summer truffle sauce

Fish
Tuna steak served with white aubergine purée, potatoes soufflé and caper sauce

Meat
Filet of lamb wrapped in a Podolico cheese crust with vegetable sticks and potatoes

Pre-dessert
Sicilian Blood oranges with Earl Grey ice cream and chocolate parfait

Dessert
Amalfi lemon soufflé with raspberry and beer sherbet

To book, call 0207 368 5900.

Further guest chef events are due to take place at Brunello in September and November, with more details to be announced nearer the time.