Hotel Granduca Houston's Holiday Nutcracker Tea Enjoy Executive Chef Enrico Glaudo's inspired selection of savory delights and classic sweets with two bespoke menu offerings for both children and adults to enjoy. The adult, "Mr. and Mrs. Stahlbaum's Party Tea Menu" will include "Drosslemeyer's Delights" such as Lobster Salad with Caviar in Phyllo Dough, Smoked Salmon Tartar Puffs, and Beef Carpaccio Tartlets, along with a selection of Mighty Leaf Specialty Teas and the "Nutcracker Prince's Preferred Potion" - a complimentary glass of Chilled Prosecco.
For the youngsters, "Clara & Fritz's Holiday Tea Menu" will excite the pickiest of eaters with "Toy Soldier's Tasty Sandwiches" such as Mascarpone with Nutella and Turkey Breast with Cheddar; wonders from "Sugar Plum Fairy's Treats" including Scones with Devonshire Clotted Cream and Tip Tree English Jams; and "Snow Queen's Frozen Delight," a White Chocolate Peppermint Gelato, signature to Hotel Granduca Houston.
Hotel Granduca Houston's Holiday Nutcracker Tea will be available Sundays from 2pm to 4pm on December 4, December 11, and December 18. Cost: Adults and youth age 14 and above, $59; youth age 3 through 13, $35 (excluding tax and gratuity); complimentary for children 2 and under. A donation to Houston Ballet's new Stanton Welch production of The Nutcracker will be made at $10 for every $59 purchase and $7 for every $35 purchase. Valet parking is complimentary. For reservations, contact Rose Nguyen at 713.418.1004.