Christmas Eve Dinner

Ryland Inn christmas eve dinner 2016

Celebrate Christmas Eve at The Ryland Inn with a special prix-fixe menu of holiday favorites!

Prix-Fixe Menu Available during dinner hours

$75 for adults

$35 for kids under 12

For Reservations call 908.534.4011

First Course

Potato & watercress soup,  kim chi

Artisanal Cheese Quiche Salad – Young Greens, gluten free crust (buckwheat, etc)

Butternut salad – goat cheese puree, watercress and frisee, apple cider vinaigrette, asian pears and golden raisins

Smoked trout, warm frisee,  trout roe, herbs, champagne vin, winter radish, fennel, herbs

Baked Oysters, salsify creamed spinach, béarnaise, brioche

Mussels Saffron, fennel, garlic, broth

Foie Gras Torchon, cranberries, brioche, shallots Sauternes, pistachios

Agnolotti- pulled chicken greens, ricotta, pumpkin, smoked chicken brodo


Stuffed Griggstown chicken breast, local cheese, speck, and Green Tea

Pork crown Roast, Mushroom Fig and Brioche Duxelle, hard apple cider jus

Cassoulet Duck confit, flageolets, white beans, 2 sausage, brioche

Venison, butternut squash puree, huckleberries

Salt Baked Prime Rib, béarnaise,

Black Sea Bass, pine nut gremolata, red beet puree,

King Salmon, raisin, caper, cauliflower

Vegetable “Lasagna”, warm spices, mushrooms, truffled celery root puree

The following sides are served for the center of the table for all guests to enjoy:

Maple glazed Yams
Butternut squash and date stuffing
Assorted roasted mushrooms
Brussels sprouts
Spinach and sunchoke soufflé


Warm Cinnamon-Apple Crumble

Double Chocolate Quinoa Brownie

Ironbound Hard Apple Cider Gingerbread