Carluccio’s celebrates summer with its authentic, flavourful menu
New seasonal menu includes wider variety of delicious dishes
Kuwait City: 24 June, 2012: Carluccio’s the acclaimed Italian café, restaurant and food shop, renowned for bringing authentic and traditional Italian cooking and ingredients, located at the Avenues welcomes guests to a summer that offers fresh flavourful Italian specialties prepared by the restaurant’s expert Italian Head Chef Davide Barison. Carluccios refreshes its menu each season, importing the best, finest and freshest ingredients from Italy offering a wider variety of dishes to customers.
Diners will enjoy Carluccio's true taste of Italy which brings authentic 'old country' flavors out in an array of traditional pastas, seasonal salads, hand-made ravioli, and Napoli-style pizzas, as well as grilled steaks and seafood.
The new multi course summer menu reflects Italian classics, homemade pastas and selected variety of meat, fish and delectable sweets. The menu features a range of dishes including ‘Prawn Marinara’ (prawn, tomato and garlic dish representing the typical flavours and ingredients used in Southern Italy), ‘Bresaola’ (thinly sliced cured beef imported from Lombardy and dressed with rocket leaves and shavings of parmesan cheese) and ‘Gnocchi with Lamb’ (fresh homemade potato dumplings with a lamb and vegetable ragu). Rounding off the scrumptious feast is a fine selection of desserts, which includes the classic Tiramisu, Strawberry Tart, Chocolate Bread and Butter pudding and delicious Italian gelato.
There is a separate breakfast menu which includes a choice of omelettes, cooked breakfasts, organic muesli, croissants and fresh fruit salad - all freshly made and full of taste.
Commenting on the new menu, Sajan Alex, Country Operations Manager, Foodmark Kuwait said: “Italian food is. about good quality ingredients and simple flavours and Carluccio’s has launched its new summer menu to complement the seasonal changes and offer a wider variety of dishes to its customers.”
“Carluccio’s has a reputation for offering the finest Italian cuisine and service. We have refreshed our menu to include some of Antonio Carluccio’s famed rustic recipes which are a must-try for all discerning food fans who want the real Italian experience. We have also recently launched our home delivery menu so our customers can also now enjoy their favourite Italian dishes in the comfort of their own home” further concluded Alex
Carluccio’s is a Restaurant, a Caffè and a Food Shop and as such is a unique brand - open all day for a quick coffee or a full 3 course meal. Carluccio’s aims to offer customers the opportunity to eat simple, high quality Italian food in a casual Caffé environment, as well as being able to take the same foods home by choosing from a range of exclusive food products for the larder or as gifts. With a fine selection of traditional Italian specialties, Carluccio's brings a unique taste of Italyto Kuwait.
Carluccio’s is conveniently located in The Avenues, Phase 1 and is open daily from 9:00am –11.00pm. For delivery please call: 22597310
Foodmark is the food and beverage division of the Landmark Group, and operates a number of internationally franchised restaurants within the UAE, Kuwait and Qatar including Carluccio’s, Mango Tree and Mango Tree Bistro. Max’s Restaurant from the Philippines is Foodmark’s latest franchised brand onboard with the first restaurant in Dubai. The second one is scheduled to open in Sharjah by the end of this year.
Foodmark also has joint ventures with The Meat Company in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Kuwait, in addition to La Gaufrette and Bazerkan in Dubai, and Ushna in Souk Qaryat al Beri, Abu Dhabi.
As one of the region's leading companies in the food and beverage industry, Foodmark's ambition is to grow further, bringing additional franchises under its portfolio. Foodmark opened Chi'Zen in January 2011; a concept derived from the critically acclaimed Zen chain of restaurants from China at Dubai Festival City followed by another one at Mall of the Emirates. Balance Café was recently launched in the Oasis Centre offering a healthy alternative the usual mall food outlets.
Foodmark aims to establish excellent international fine and casual dining venues in strategic locations across the Middle East region. It is moving towards becoming the market leader in this region, by offering world-class cuisines with consistent superior levels of service, culminating in a total dining experience.