1038 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC
Fairmont Pacific Rim’s Boozy Brunch is available every Saturday, Sunday and holiday Monday’s in the RawBar in the Lobby Lounge. Served from 11:00am to 2:00pm, reservations are recommended– call 604-695-5300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Priced at $42 with an optional $28 cocktail pairing, this five-course brunch is served proudly in Vancouver’s only 100% Ocean Wise Japanese restaurant. This brunch is a combination of everyone’s breakfast and sushi favourites.
The menu consists of five courses with options for two of the courses. Chef Takayuki Omi and award-winning bartender Grant Sceney created a wonderfully palate-pleasing menu in which the flavours of each dish are enhanced by the cocktail pairings. The meal is not simply a meal, it is an experience.
Red Tuna Tataki yuzu kosho vinaigrette, soy gelee, daikon, micro greens.
Cocktail pairing Light Zaiten gin, organic green tea, dry vermouth, rosemary, cucumber, lime.
Torched Wagyu Beef Salad red onion, sake-beet puree, scallion-ginger emulsion, nori chips, miso creme fraîche.
Cocktail pairing Bloody Mary vodka, lemon, tomato juice, sriracha, horseradish, salt and pepper.
Signature Bacon and Sable Miso bacon dashi, house-cured sablefish, ginger, scallion.
Cocktail pairing: Beer Makes Miso Happy Grand Marnier, wheat beer, ginger lemon.
Wild Salmon Motoyaki “Benny” poached egg, sweet milk break, ikura, miso hollandaise, avocado.
Cocktail pairing Pepe Le Pew lillet rose, sherry, sparkling brut.
Kurobuta Pork Kakuni braised pork belly, 62 degree egg, sweet soy broth, daikon, carrot, potato, tamanishiki rice.
Cocktail pairing Pork N Cider Lonetree cider, sweet vermouth, sherry.
Sushi Omakase maki, nigiri, hako, temari.
Cocktail pairing: Sparkling Junmai Sake
Yakult Shooter plum gelee, pear, matcha green tea, black sesame powder, yuzu pearl.
Cocktail pairing Wakayama Beach gin, yuzu, basil, coconut water, ginger.
Overall I had a wonderful experience- the freshness of the ingredients, the undeniable thought and care put into each dish and the impeccable service. I will definitely be back one day. I highly recommend coming here for a special occasion or simply just to treat yourself!
Thank you Fairmont Pacific Rim for the wonderful meal.
This meal was complimentary but all of the photos and opinions are my own.