Gertrude’s Dinner Specials
Friday, July 3, 2015

SPECIAL COCKTAILS
Summertime Blues
Cold River blueberry vodka, Gertie’s blackberry-ginger beer, preserved Meyer lemon peel & pickled Maryland blueberries…9.

Whiskey Flight
Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, Old Pulteney “Navigator” Scotch, New York Distilling “Dr. Katz” Rock & Rye…13.

HOUSEMADE SODAS
Blood Orange, Ruby Red Grapefruit, Virgin Mojito or Rosemary-Lemon…3.50

CRAB CAKE DU JOUR
Yolanda’s Baltimore Crab Cake 
With Old Bay, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce & Dijon mustard, panfried and served with three-mustard sauce and your choice of two sides…24.

OYSTERS ON THE HALF-SHELL
Chesapeake Golds (Fishing Creek, Maryland) 
Chincoteague Salts (Chincoteague Bay, Virginia)
½ dozen…13. • Dozen…25.

SOUP OF THE DAY
Chilled Roasted Eggplant Soup
Topped with lime-cumin crème fraiche & scallions 
…Cup 5.50  •  Bowl 7.50

Pan-Seared Rainbow Trout 
Topped with lemon butter, offered with lump crab-corn bread-dressing and steamed asparagus…25.
Wine pairing: Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand…12.

Sauteed Shrimp & Linguine
Tossed with artichoke hearts, cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella & spinach in white wine-butter sauce…23.
Wine pairing: Piccini Rose “Memoro” (dry), Italy…8.

Pistachio-Crusted Beef Medallions
Topped with sour cherry-red wine-balsamic reduction, offered with Chef Ed’s potato salad and steamed broccoli…26.
Wine pairing: Brezza Dolcetta D’Alba, Barolo, Italy…14.

And save room for a housemade Dessert…
Cream Puff Trio 
White chocolate with Cognac ganache, salted caramel and cherry pie…8.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Crabaret!
    Thursday, July 9

    A benefit for the House of Ruth, buy tickets here.

  • Closed Fourth of July Holiday
    Gertrude's (and the BMA) are closed all day on Saturday, July 4. We will re-open on Sunday for business as usual!

  • Wine on Wednesdays
    Wednesdays @ 4pm, wine is half price! Bring a friend & enjoy a bottle or glass for 50% off.

  • Consider Gertrude's for wedding celebrations! Ceremonies & receptions, rehearsal dinner, showers and engagement parties. Contact John Gilligan: jg@johnshields.com.

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

  • Tuesdays With Gertie
    Celebrate Grandma Gertie with popular dinner entrees for $15, or 3 courses for $30. Menu is here.

  • Live Music 3x a Week!
    Friday Dinner 6:30-8:30 pm: Gary Thomas Jazz Duo
    Saturday Dinner 6-9 pm: Michael Spittel on guitar
    Sunday Brunch 11:30 am-2:30 pm: Dottie Tim Jazz Duo