Thompson & Bender
(914) 762-1900, ext. 24
New Rochelle, NY (November 2011) There will be something for everyone to celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Radisson New Rochelle Hotel. The conveniently located hotel at One Radisson Plaza in downtown New Rochelle will offer revelers a choice of three packages including gratuities and taxes to ring in 2012. All include dinner, full open bar until 2 AM, a 70’s Disco Phunk Phenomenon, party favors, champagne toast, midnight balldrop and complimentary parking.
The first package, which will be held in the City Chow House, is an all inclusive, five-course, five-star tasting menu at $150 per person from 9 PM until 3 AM. On arrival, guests will enjoy passed glasses of champagne as well as hors d’oeuvres including gougere, west coast oysters and spicy bloody mary, corn blini American sturgeon caviar and lamp lollipops.
The first course is pan roasted diver scallops; second course, warm loch duart salmon; third course, honey glazed duck; fourth course, coca cola and rioja braised short-ribs and fifth course, espresso flan, almond cheesecake pop and profiteroles. The package also includes a 3 AM breakfast including scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, sausage, bagels and coffee.
The second package will be available from 10 PM until 3 AM in the City Lounge at $75 per person. It too begins with an hour of passed d’eouvres including assorted chorizo in puff pastry, sweet and sour tiny meatballs, chili glazed chicken skewers, gorgonzola stuffed olives and vegetable spring rolls, gazpacho shooters and mini grilled cheese and brioches.
There will also be a carving station for New York strip loin with red wine au jus as well as a pasta station offering rigatoni and farfalle with arriabiata or pesto cream and a mashed potato station including 14 toppings. Breakfast at 3 AM is also included.
The third package will be available from 8 PM until 1 AM in the Empire Ballroom, also $75 per person. It starts with a cocktail hour and passed champagne, red and white wines and the same hors’ oeuvres as in the second package. A complete dinner buffet includes a mixed garden green salad; hand carved porchetta served with apple sauce and calvados port jus; tri-colored tortellini with prosciutto, peas, tomato Parmigianino and basil cream; slow braised beef brisket with aromatic vegetables and red win au jus; hunter style chicken cacciatore; Sicilian eggplant, pepperoni, fresh ricotta, pesto and fresh mozzarella; seasonal vegetables; lentils; home-made mashed potatoes; as well as assorted cakes, brownies and cookies.
For reservations, call (914) 576-3700.
The Radisson Hotel New Rochelle is also offering New Year’s Weekend spa packages including overnight stay in deluxe accommodations.
Radisson Hotel New Rochelle is a 3-star hotel located in downtown Rochelle (Exit 16, I-95) and walking distance to the New Rochelle Metro North Commuter train station. It is a block away from Long Island Sound and steps from local retail and entertainment.
The hotel’s 129 guestrooms are equipped with high-speed internet access, cable TV, refrigerator, coffeemaker, air conditioning, desk, and a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries and a shower/tub combination. It is also equipped with a renovated ballroom and state-of-the-