Gertrude’s Dinner Specials
Thursday, April 28, 2016
 
SPECIAL COCKTAILS
Whiskey Flight
Wyoming Whiskey, Blanton’s Single Barrel, Westland “Sherry Wood” American Single Malt…13.
 
Blue Jay Way
Blueberry vodka, Meyer lemon juice, simple syrup, mint, preserved Meyer lemon peel …9.
 
HOUSEMADE SODAS
Blood Orange, Grapefruit-Ginger, Cel-Ray,  Mojito or Rosemary-Lemon…3.50
 
CRAB CAKE DU JOUR
Mrs. Kitching’s Crab Cake
Of Smith Island fame, with Tabasco sauce & yellow mustard, panfried and served with your choice of sauce and two sides…24.
 
OYSTERS ON THE HALF-SHELL
Misty Points (Eastern Shore, Virginia)
Broadwaters (Occohanock Creek, Virginia) 
½ dozen…13. • Dozen…25.
 
SOUP OF THE DAY
Roasted Eggplant Soup
Topped with saffron aioli
…Cup 5.50  •  Bowl 7.50
 
Pan-Seared Steelhead Trout
Topped with lump crab-lemon butter, served over orzo pasta salad featuring dates, raisins, chives, peppers, red onions, toasted pistachios & white balsamic vinaigrette…24.
Wine pairing: Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand…12.
 
Seafood Pasta
Sautéed shrimp, mussels & scallops tossed with cherry tomatoes in caper cream sauce, served over pacchieri pasta…25.
Wine pairing: Burghan’s Albarino, Spain…9.
 
Grilled Liberty Delight Farm
New York Strip Steak
Topped with tomato-cascabel sauce,   accompanied by roasted fingerling potatoes and fried green tomatoes…25.
Wine pairing: Torres Rioja Crianza, Rioja, Spain…9.
 
And save room for a housemade Dessert…
Strawberry & Rhubarb Upside-Down Cake
Served with cardamom ice cream …9.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • CBC 25 BookChesapeake Bay Cooking with John Shields, the 25th Anniversary edition of John's best-selling cookbook, is available for sale online!
  • Next Community Night:
    Thursday Dinner, May 5

    We're donating a % of sales to support Civic Works of Baltimore.

  • Mother's Day Weekend
    Afternoon Tea

    Gertrude's serves a lovely tea menu on Thursday-Saturday, May 5-7. Reservations with deposit is required!

  • Wedding Celebrations! 
    We host ceremonies & receptions, rehearsal dinner, showers and 
    engagement parties. Contact John Gilligan for info.

  • Community Thursday Nights
    Want to have a night dedicated to supporting your non-profit organization?
    Email John Gilligan for details.

  • Tuesdays With Gertie
    Our most popular dinner entrees for $15, or 3 courses for $30.
    Wine on Wednesdays
    Wednesdays @ 4pm, wine is half price!
  • Live Music 3x a Week!
    Friday 6:30-8:30pm: Gary Thomas Jazz Duo
    Saturday 6-9pm: Michael Spittel on guitar
    Sunday Brunch 11:30am-2:30pm: Dottie Tim Jazz Duo