AWARD-WINNING EXECUTIVE CHEF PAUL MATTISON ANNOUNCES VARIETY OF CULINARY HOLIDAY OPTIONS TO CELEBRATE THE 2016 HOLIDAYS AT MATTISON’S IN SARASOTA

Sarasota, Florida –(Nov. 4, 2016) – Florida residents and visitors are invited to Mattison’s Forty-One and Mattison’s City Grille to celebrate the 2016 holiday season at the award-winning restaurants. Mattison’s is a chef-owned restaurant and catering company based in Sarasota presenting fresh ingredients, innovative cuisine, and exceptional service while supporting local farmers, culinary suppliers, and the community on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Chef Paul has been the owner of Mattison’s restaurants and catering for over 25 years. He will be a guest chef on Saturday, December 3rd at the James Beard House in New York City orchestrating a five-course wine-pairing benefit dinner presented by Florida Winefest & Auction.

MATTISON’S THANKSGIVING THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24

For Thanksgiving, Mattison’s Forty-One has two options to enjoy a traditional meal. Dining room seating begins at 11am for the entire family with Chef Paul Mattison’s signature favorites.

The “dine-in Thanksgiving feast” offers a Joyce Farms whole oven-roasted turkey and the “gourmet turkey dinner special” featuring turkey roulade with apricot-pecan stuffing, black pepper red wine gravy, maple glazed acorn squash with house made bacon.

The traditional dinner includes giblet gravy, mashed potatoes and sweet potatoes, apple walnut stuffing, green beans, fresh cranberry relish, and rolls with Boursin butter. The price per person is $29.95 and children are $15.95 each for ages 12 and under.

Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 941.921.3400 or online at mattisons.com. Mattison’s Forty-One, 7275 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231.

Mattison’s Forty-One is taking orders by phone for a Thanksgiving Turkey Feast To-Go. A complete Thanksgiving dinner is available and includes: slowly roasted turkey with sage stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, green beans, giblet gravy, fresh cranberries, and focaccia rolls with Boursin butter. Desserts are also available upon request.Thanksgiving Feast to-go for 6 people with a 12 pound turkey is $134 plus tax, and turkey dinner for 10 people with an 18 pound turkey is $169 plus tax. Additional items also available to add to your Thanksgiving order, just ask and we are happy to accommodate any special orders. Customers: please place orders by Sunday, November 20th and pick up is on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24th between 10:30am-2pm. To place an order at Mattison’s Forty-One call 941.921.3400.

Mattison’s City Grille will offer Chef Paul’s “Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner.” The price is $29.95 for adults $12.95 for children under 12 years of age.
Check out the mattisons.com for more details.

MATTISON’S HOLIDAY TAKE OUT OFFERINGS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON

7lb Ribeye, 10pp, $375, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, horseradish
cream sauce, rolls and boursin butter
5lb Ribeye, 6pp, $275,
7lb Beef Tenderloin, 10pp, $425, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables,
horseradish cream sauce, rolls and boursin butter
5lb Beef Tenderloin, 6pp, $325
5lb Porkloin, 10pp, $175, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, cranberries,
rolls and boursin butter
3lb Porkloin, 6pp, $145
13lb Whole Roasted Turkey, 10pp, $175, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed
vegetables, cranberries, rolls and boursin butter

CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY AT MATTISON’S

Christmas Eve specials are available on Saturday, December 24, 2016 at Mattison’s Forty-One, opening for lunch from 11:30 until 2:30 and Dinner will be served from 4 until 8pm. A popular and unique offering includes the Feast of the Seven Fishes Menu. That is Chef Paul Mattison’s inventive take on a dish that includes lobster, calamari (squid), shrimp, smelts, sole, baccala (salt cod) and capitoni (eel). Mattison’s Forty-One also offers the current dinner menu along with traditional Christmas Eve Specials. Christmas Day dining specials will be available on Sunday, December 25, 2015 at Mattison’s Forty-One from 2-8pm. On Christmas Day Mattison’s City Grille will be closed.

NEW YEAR’S EVE OPTIONS

On New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, 2015 Mattison’s Forty-One invites you to enjoy Sarasota’s favorite restaurant with a private yet festive destination to ring in the new year.DINNER: an ala carte New Year’s Eve menu is available from 4:30 p.m.until 1 a.m. with live entertainment. Reservations are highly recommended. Mattison’s Forty-One, 7275 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 or call 941.921.3400. The downtown street party is an annual sold out event at Mattison’s City Grille with two seatings at 7 pm and 9 pm. Reservations are accepted by phone only and starts the day after Thanksgiving by calling 941-330-0440.

MATTISON’S HOLIDAY TAKE OUT OFFERINGS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON

7lb Ribeye, 10pp, $375, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, horseradish
cream sauce, rolls and boursin butter
5lb Ribeye, 6pp, $275,
7lb Beef Tenderloin, 10pp, $425, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables,
horseradish cream sauce, rolls and boursin butter
5lb Beef Tenderloin, 6pp, $325
5lb Porkloin, 10pp, $175, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, cranberries,
rolls and boursin butter
3lb Porkloin, 6pp, $145
13lb Whole Roasted Turkey, 10pp, $175, house salad, truffled mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed
vegetables, cranberries, rolls and boursin butter

MATTISON’S HOLIDAY ENTERTAINMENT: PRIVATE

THE GALLERIA PRIVATE DINING
Mattison’s Forty-One features The Galleria, an elegant private dining room and tropical terrace seating up to 100 people, the perfect location for any intimate family or holiday event. Contact the Mattison’s catering department at 941.921.3400 for details or email sales_mattisons@mattisons.com

MATTISON’S CATERING AT HOME

For a fully serviced and catered holiday gathering at home, Mattison’s Catering Company is prepared, experienced, and ready to cater your family’s dinner, in your home, or at one of our in-house private dining rooms. Mattison’s Catering, 7275 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 • tel 941.921.3400 • www.mattisons.com. Mattison’s offers a variety of holiday menus for small or large parties.

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