Aquavit | Midtown East New York, NY

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my friend and i went to aquavit for lunch after new years. rewarded with two michelin stars in the 2015 michelin guide new york, aquavit serves seasonal world-class modern nordic cuisine.

2007 Weingut Max Ferd. Richter Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Kabinett, Mosel, Germany
super fruity and light, perfect for lunch
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POTATO LEEK SOUP
pickled potato salad, capers, chives
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SHRIMP SKAGEN
danish rye, dill mayonnaise
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fresh, light, refreshing
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SCANDINAVIAN BOUILLABAISSE
cod, scallops, shrimp, mussels, parsley aioli, pickled tomatoes, champagne foam
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the seafood was executed to perfection, but the champagne broth was a little too acidic and overpowering for my liking
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BEEF RYDBERG
potato, onion marmalade, egg yolk
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BANANA MOUSSE
gingerbread cake, caramelized walnuts, vanilla ice cream
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panna cotta
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the lunch was solid overall. the service was on point, wine was lovely, food was well executed.
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Aquavit
Scandinavian
65 E 55th St
New York, NY 10022
b/t Madison Ave & Park Ave in Midtown East
Phone number (212) 307-7311
http://www.aquavit.org/

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