(All pictures courtesy of Haruka Yamguchi)
it has been some time since I paid my last visit to Gentil Restaurant in Shizuoka City.
Gentil is renown all over Japan for the best cheese trays (within reasonability in a restaurant! Naturally one could always offer a mountain of cheese at ridiculous prices!) served at a restaurant.
here is what we we were served last night:
Marchalet, France, Cow’s milk. And beautiful mini-carrots!
Top: Banc de maquis, France, Ewe’s milk.
Bottom is Le Vigneron, Alsace, france, Cow’s milk, matured with Gewurtstraminer white wine.
From top clockwise:
Sakura, Hokkaido, Cow’s milk (raw).
Tarantais, France, Goat’s milk.
Tomato jelly and basilco on Mozzarella, Italy, Buffalo’s milk
Centre: Fourme D’Ambert, France, Cow’s milk.
Do I need to say it was great? LOL
420-0031 Shizuoka Shi, Gofuku-Cho, 2-9-1. Genan Kairaku Buiilding 2F
Tel.: 054-2547655 (Reservations advisable)
Opening hours: 12:00~14:00, 18:00~last orders for meals at 21:30. Bar time 18:00~23:30. Closed on Mondays.
Credit cards OK
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