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Mother’s Day Brunch

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Sunday, May 8, 2016

Ginkgo Restaurant

Seatings: 9:00 a.m., noon, and 3:00 p.m.

The Morton Arboretum welcomes you to celebrate Mother's Day with a brunch in our Ginkgo Restaurant on Sunday, May 8, 2016.

Mother's Day Brunch Menu


Cold Station

Smoked Trout Brandade with Parmesan and Crostini
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail with Cocktail sauce and Lemons
Spring Baby Greens Salad with Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Bell Peppers, Croutons, Parmesan Cheese Roasted Beet Salad, Kale, Goat Cheese, Oranges, Toasted Almonds, Balsamic Glaze
Roasted Sweet Potato and Quinoa Salad
Seasonal Fresh Fruit Display
Traditional Antipasto Display

Main Buffet Station

Assorted Breakfast Pastries to include,
Scones, Danishes, Croissants and Muffins with Selection of assorted
Fruit Preserves, Cream Cheese & Honey
Belgian Waffles with Maple Syrup
Fluffy Scrambled Eggs
Maple Sausage
Apple Wood Smoked Bacon
Roasted Garlic Mashed Yukon Potatoes
Pan Roasted Sockeye Salmon with Béarnaise Sauce
Clam & Calamari Pasta
Braised Chicken Thighs Cacciatore
Grilled Asparagus with Red Peppers
Assorted Dinner Rolls with Sweet Butter

Omelet Station

Choose from Bell Peppers, Mushrooms, Green Onions, Tomatoes
Ham, Bacon or Sausage
Selection of Cheeses
Egg Whites and Egg Beaters Available
Carving Buffet Station
Herb Roasted Prime Rib, Au Jus, Horseradish Cream
Roast Turkey Breast with Apricot Chutney and Rosemary Demi

Pasta Station

Penne Pasta and Tortellini Pasta
Italian Sausage, Herb Roasted Chicken, Baby Shrimp,
Button Mushrooms, Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Garlic, Spring Onions and Kalamata Olives
Marinara, Pesto Cream and Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce

Kids Buffet

French Toast Sticks with Warm Maple Syrup
Chicken Tenders
Mac & Cheese
Mini Hot Dogs
Tator Tots

Dessert Station

Selection of Pies, Cheesecakes, Cookies, Dessert Bars, Mini Petite Fours and Assorted Cupcakes


Regular & Decaffeinated Coffee, Tazo Hot Tea
Assorted Fruit Juices & Soft Drinks
Regular & Chocolate Milk
Sparkling Grape Juice
Ice Water

Cash Bar

(Starting at 12-noon)
Signature Bloody Mary Bar
Select Wines
Sparkling Water


Member Adults: $52

Nonmember Adults: $59   

Member Child (Ages 3-12): $27

Nonmember Child (Ages 3-12): $34

Children under three are free

Please note: Prices include service charge and sales tax. Please include children under three in your total count to help us seat your party correctly.


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Please note that this dinner is a prie fixe menu and therefore no substituions can be made. 

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