Fratelli Fresh’s festive menus include gold dust-sprinkled spritzes, gold leaf-garnished oysters and 25 flavours of ‘Spritzmas’, to add some fizz to the festivities
Golden oysters, drizzled with soy, lemon and ginger dressing and sprinkled with gold dust and salmon roe, are available for $6 each, or $4 during Oyster Hour from 5pm to 6pm daily. Standard oysters are $2 each during Oyster Hour – perfect to pair with a glass of celebratory prosecco or Champagne. An indulgent Golden Spritz features Aperol, passionfruit liqueur, gold dust and fresh passionfruit ($18).
Other limited-edition dishes have joined the menu, including lobster paccheri with cherry tomato, garlic, chilli, basil ($34) and six speciality ‘summerified’ pizzas ($27–$30):
· Prosciutto, pesca e rucola: grilled peach, prosciutto, mozzarella, parmesan, rocket
· Cavolo e funghi: kale, provolone, oyster mushrooms, chilli
· Bresaola e burrata: bresaola, burrata, leek, porcini mushroom, basil
· Patate: potato, tomato, chorizo, scallions, friarielli
· Agnello e cetriolo: pulled lamb, mozzarella, pomegranate, tzatziki, mint
· Gamberi: prawn, garlic, tomato, chilli, rocket, sun-dried tomato
Claiming the title Christmas’ Official Spritz Partner, Fratelli Fresh is celebrating ‘Spritzmas’ with 25 refreshingly fizzy flavours, each available every day in December ($12 each or $10 each on Spritz Sundays). Enjoy the delicate notes of apricot and thyme, the flavour bomb that chilli and orange delivers, the tartness of sour cherry, and the subtle richness of raspberry Chambord. Find all 25 flavours here
Fratelli Fresh is dialling up the family friendliness in the lead-up to Christmas, with children’s activities at Fratelli Fresh Darling Harbour on Sunday, 15 December and Sunday, 22 December. Santa Claus is stopping by from 1pm to 3pm for photograph opportunities, and there will be complimentary gingerbread decorating at 3pm. Children under the age of 12 eat for free from the kids’ menu all day every day, so families can enjoy an affordable, festive day out.
Families and friends can enjoy Christmas Day the true Italian way with a festive shared lunch menu available from midday at Fratelli Fresh Alexandria, Crows Nest, Darling Harbour and Entertainment Quarter for $79 per person and $19 per child.
An additional drinks package for $29 per person includes two hours of Aperol spritz, expresso martini, beer and wine. The festive feast includes a complimentary gingerbread man, to be decorated, for every child.
Fratelli $100 Christmas Hamper
Fratelli $200 Christmas Hamper
Fratelli Fresh has hand-picked a delicious selection of gourmet treats and wrapped them into two bespoke Christmas hampers. The beautifully packaged hampers include a selection of Italian and Australian smallgoods and wine and cost $100, which also includes a $25 gift card, or $200, which includes a $50 gift card. These easy Christmas gifts can be purchased at a Fratelli Fresh restaurant, or online and sent directly to the recipient’s home.
Guests can celebrate New Year’s Eve at any Fratelli restaurant where share-style celebratory meals are on the menu ($89pp at Darling Harbour, a different menu costs $79pp at all other locations). Both menus include a two-hour drinks package, including espresso martini, Aperol spritz, and house beers and wines.
Fratelli Fresh restaurants are located at Alexandria, Bridge Street, Crows Nest, Darling Harbour, Entertainment Quarter, Westfield Sydney and Westfield Miranda.
Reservations & hampers: fratellifresh.com.au.