Dine-In Menu

November 2021

Food

  • À La Carte

APPETIZERS

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES SMOKED TROUT
Fingerling Potato, Sea Angelica Buttermilk, Herb Oil, Celery

CARAMELIZED ONION TART
Foie Gras, Cauliflower, Smoked Pear, Roasted Garlic

UMEBOSHI GRILLED CABBAGE
Koji Butter Sauce, Crispy Shallot, Umami Oils

PEI BLUE MUSSELS
Leek, Celeriac, Tomato, Garlic, Sourdough

TRIO OF CAVIAR
Wild, Gold and Emerald Acadian Sturgeon Caviar,
Egg Confetti, Shallot, Crème Fraîche, Ployes Blini

 

ENTRÉES

ROASTED ROCK CORNISH HEN
Heirloom Carrots Five Ways, Emmer, Chanterelle, Hen Jus

BC ROCKFISH
Celeriac-Fennel Butter Sauce, Saskatchewan Wild Rice, Leek Mosaic

PRAIRIE GARDENS SPROUTS
Pickled Devils Club Shoots, Seed Puree, Hemp Seed, Foraged BC Mushrooms

BROEK ACRES PORK BELLY
Black Garlic, Black Bean Cassoulet, Pumpkin Puree, Ramps

BENTLEY BISON DUO
Celery Root Puree, Potato Nest, Beets, Bison Black Plum Jus

 

DESSERTS

PUMPKIN
Maple, Oat, Pecan, Tamari

HAY
Custard, Pear-Sweetfern Granita, Honeycomb

BLACK CURRANT
Mousse, Hazelnut Frangipane, Oxalis, Bee Pollen

CANADIAN CHEESE
Canadian Cheeses accompanied by Alberta Honey,
House made Jams, Seed Crisps and Crackers

To view a current menu with prices please email info@thebutternuttree.ca

  • The Butternut Tree Tasting Menu
  • Chef's Menu Gourmand

Tasting Menu

AMUSE BOUCHE

SALMON
Sea Angelica

CABBAGE
Koji Emulsion

GRANITA
Chamomile

PORK BELLY
Cassoulet

BISON
Celeriac

HAY
Sweetfern

This is a sample menu and subject to changes;
Vegetarian Tasting Menu is also available
Wine Pairings available to add-on

CHEF'S MENU GOURMAND

AMUSE BOUCHE

SALMON
Sea Angelica

PEI MUSSEL
Mustard Seed

PAVE
Koji Emulsion

ROCKFISH
Leek

GRANITA
Sorghum

PORK BELLY
Cassoulet

DUCK
Plum

GREY OWL
Preserves

PUMPKIN
Maple

PETIT FOURS
Selection

This is a sample menu and subject to changes;
Wine Pairings available to add-on

Beverages

  • Cocktails
  • Canadian Wine
  • Beer & Cider
  • Non-Alcoholic
  • Spirits

COCKTAILS

RYE + PINE
Dillon's Three Oaks Rye, Pine Cordial, Forest Bitters

ALPINE MEADOW
Ungava Gin, Rosehip & Iced Apple Cider Vinegar Shrub, Juniper Ice

SPIKED 'NOG
Manns Organic Egg Nog, Screech Spiced Rum, Ironworks Apple Brandy, Marshmallow

HIBERNATION
Snoday Single Malt, AmerAmer, Dillon's Sweet Red Vermouth

PRAIRIE PULSE
Don't Call Me Sweet Pea Amaro, Sparkling Wine, Soda, Wildflower Honey

FROST BITE
Les Subversifs Creme De Menthe, Cranberries, Mint, Simple, Soda

BOUNTIFUL THYME
Plum & Thyme Infused Quartz Vodka, Citric, Simple, Tawse Dry Vermouth

DECIDUOUS
Hidden Temple Gin, Broken Spoke Original Cider, Smoked Sage, Citric

 

AFTER DINNER COCKTAILS

ESPRESSO GLACIER
Sortilège Maple Cream, Black Diamond Coffee Liqueur, Espresso

SPARKLING WINE

Benjamin Bridge Nova 7, 2019 | Wolfville, NS
Benjamin Bridge Piquette, 2019 |
Wolfville, NS
Benjamin Bridge Pet Nat, 2020 |
Wolfville, NS

Sperling Vineyards Ruby Pet Nat, 2020 | Kelowna, BC 
Sperling Vineyards Speritz Pet Nat, 2020 | Kelowna, BC 

Averill Creek Charme De L'Île, NV | Cowichan Valley, BC
Summerhill Cipes Brut, NV | Kelowna, BC 
Summerhill Cipes Blanc de Noir, 2008 | Kelowna, BC 
Frind Estate Sparkling Brut, NV | West Kelowna, BC 
Joie Farm Brut, 2016 | Naramata Bench, BC 
Benjamin Bridge Brut Reserve, 2012 | Wolfville, NS

Bella Trad-Nat Gamay Noir, NV | Keremeos, BC
Bella Marinani Ancestrale Gamay Noir, 2018 | Naramata Village, BC 
Bella King Ancestrale Chardonnay, 2018 | Pentiction, BC
Bella King Blanc de Blancs Chardonnay, 2018 | Pentiction, BC 
Bella Buddha’s Blend Gamay Noir & Chardonnay, 2018 | Naramata, BC 
Bella Buddha’s Blend Gamay Noir & Chardonnay, 2019 | Naramata, BC 
Bella Westbank Gamay Noir, 2019 | Westbank, BC 


 

WHITE WINE

Quails Gate Chenin Blanc, 2019 | Okanagan Valley, BC
Lake Breeze Cellar Series Alize Roussane, 2019 | Naramata, BC
Great Northern Vineyards Viognier, 2018 |
Similkameen Valley, BC
Stag's Hollow Albariño, 2018 |
Okanagan Falls, BC
Averill Creek Joue White Field Blend, 2018 | 
Cowichan Valley, BC
Gray Monk Kerner, 2018 |
Lake Country, BC
Gray Monk Pinot Auxerrois, 2020 | Lake Country, BC
50th Parallel Gewurztraminer, 2017 |
Lake Country, BC
Little Engine Silver Sauvignon Blanc, 2019 |
Pentiction, BC

MacIntyre Reserve Astra Chardonnay, 2017 | Pentiction, BC
Westcott Estate Chardonnay, 2016
| Vinemont Ridge, ON
Little Engine Gold Chardonnay, 2016 | Pentiction, BC
Pearl Morissette Metis Blanc Chardonnay, 2017 | Niagara Peninsula, ON

Kitsch Esther’s Block Riesling, 2017 | Kelowna, BC
Upper Bench Riesling, 2020 | Pentiction, BC
Lightfoot & Wolfville Riesling, 2016 | Wolfville, NS 
Thirty Bench Riesling, 2015 | Beamsville Bench, ON
Pearl Morissette Cuvée Sputnik Riesling, 2017 | Niagara Peninsula, ON

Averill Creek Somenos Pinot Gris, 2019 | Cowichan Valley, BC
Blasted Church Pinot Gris, 2018
| Okanagan Valley, BC
Nichol Pinot Gris, 2020 | Naramata Bench, BC 
Savard Vines Pinot Gris, 2015 | Summerland, BC 
Sperling Natural Amber Pinot Gris, 2019 | Kelowna, BC 

Little Engine Unity Sauvignon Blanc & Semillon, 2018 | Naramata Bench, BC
Clos du Soleil Fumé Blanc Sauvignon Blanc & Semillon, 2019 | Naramata Bench, BC
Joie Farm Noble Blend | Gewurtz, Riesling, +, 2019 | Naramata Bench, BC
Pearl Morissette Irreverence | Chard, Gewurtz, +, 2017 | Niagara Peninsula, ON

Lock & Worth Cabernet Franc Rose, 2020 | Naramata Bench, BC
Lightfoot & Wolfville Rose, 2018 | Wolfville, NS

 
 

 

RED WINE

Kettle Valley Malbec, 2014 | Naramata Bench, BC
Stag's Hollow Dolcetto, 2018 |
Okanagan Falls, BC
Stag's Hollow Tempranillo, 2017 |
Okanagan Falls, BC

Bench 1775 Syrah, 2016 | Naramata Bench, BC
Moon Curser Syrah, 2018
 | Osoyoos, BC
Nichol Old Vines Syrah, 2018 | Naramata Bench, BC

Orofino Gamay, 2019 | Cawston, BC
Joie Farm PTG Pinot Noir-Gamay, 2019 | Naramata Bench, BC

Little Engine Platinum Pinot Noir, 2017 | Pentiction, BC
Little Engine Silver Pinot Noir, 2019 | Pentiction, BC

Henry of Pelham Speck Family Reserve Baco Noir, 2019 | St. Catherines, ON

TH Wines Cabernet Franc, 2018 | Summerland, BC
Pearl Morissette Violette Cabernet Franc, 2018 | Niagara Peninsula, ON 

Upper Bench Merlot, 2016 | Pentiction, BC
Lock & Worth Merlot, 2020 | Naramata Bench, BC
Little Engine Gold Merlot, 2018 | Pentiction, BC
Little Engine Silver Merlot, 2018 | Pentiction, BC

Blasted Church Cabernet-Merlot, 2017 | Okanagan Falls, BC
Dirty Laundry Cabernet Sauvignon, 2019 | Summerland, BC
Culmina Cabernet Sauvignon, 2015 | Golden Mile Bench, BC

LFNG Blind Trust Blend, 2018 | Pentiction, BC
LFNG Portfolio Blend, 2016 | Pentiction, BC
Averill Creek Joue Red Field Blend, 2018 | Cowichan Valley, BC
The Hatch Dynasty | Cab Sauv, Malbec, +, 2017 | West Kelowna, BC 
Pearl Morissette Metis Rouge | Pinot Noir, Cab Franc, +, 2017 | Niagara Peninsula, ON
Pearl Morissette Va-et-Vient |  Cab Franc, Cab Sauv, Merlot, 2019 | Niagara Peninsula, ON
ExNihilo Night | Cab Sauv, Merlot, Cab Franc, +, 2018 | Okanagan Valley, BC
Noble Ridge Kings Ransom Meritage Blend, 2015 | Okanagan Falls, BC 
Noble Ridge Reserve Meritage Blend, 2016 | Okanagan Falls, BC 
MacIntyre Reserve Ardua | Merlot, Cabernet Franc, 2013 | Naramata Bench, BC
Blasted Church Nectar of the Gods | Petit Verdot, Cab Sauv, Cot Noir, 2016 | Naramata Bench, BC


 

DESSERT WINE

Black Sage Pipe, 2010 | Oliver, BC
Kettle Valley Caboose, NV | Naramata Bench, BC

Henry of Pelham Riesling Ice Wine, 2016 | St. Catherines, ON
Paradise Ranch Pinot Noir Ice Wine, 2016 | Okanagan Valley, BC
Paradise Ranch Sauvignon Blanc Ice Wine, 2014 | Okanagan Valley, BC 
Try Them All With A Flight of Canadian Ice Wine | 3oz

Paradise Ranch Late Harvest Merlot, 2017 | Okanagan Valley, BC
Sperling Late Harvest Riesling, 2017 | Kelowna, BC 

BEER & CIDER

BROKEN SPOKE CIDER | Original, Hopped or Ginger | 473ml
– Edmonton’s First Cidery –

SEA CHANGE BREWING | 473ml
Death Wave Lager, The Wolf Hazy Pale Ale, Irish Red Ale, Blonde Ale or Praire Fairy Blackberry Wheat Ale

BLINDMAN BREWING | 473ml
River Session Ale, Five of Diamonds Pilsner, Longshadows IPA, Triphammer Porter

PARTAKE BREWING | Non-Alcoholic Blonde Ale | 355ml

NON-ALCOHOLIC

ROSEHIP COOLER
Rosehip Shrub, Juniper, Lumette London Dry, Sparkling Water

LAVENDER FIZZ
Lavender Cordial, Tonic, Lumette London Dry, Citric

PEAR CRUSH
Pear-Ginger-Rosemary Cordial, Raspberry Leaf Tea, Verjus, Botanical Foamer

PEACHY THYME
Okanagan Peach Juice, Lumette Bright, Thyme, Peach Jam

 

Benjamin Bridge Piquette Zero
Alcohol Free Wine-Style Beverage | Wolfville, NS

 

Montellier | 1L Sparkling Water

Annex Soda | Root Beer, Saskatoon-Lemonade, Craft Cola or Ginger Beer

Eau Claire Tonic | Elderflower or Regular

The Colombian Coffee | Roasted in Edmonton
Espresso | Americano | Cappuccino or Latte

Natur’el Teas | Banff, AB
Alpine Peppermint, Raspberry Leaf, Tranquilitea,
Chamomile & Lemon Herb, Wild Rose Buds, Alpine Berry

VODKA

Black Diamond Wheat Vodka
Eau Claire Three Point
Quartz 
Legend Shadow in the Lake
Eau Claire Equineox
Okanagan Spirits Aquavitus
Sheringham Akvavit
W. of the 5th Saskatoon Moonshine
Black Diamond Cucumber


GIN

Strathcona Spirits Badlands Seaberry
Strathcona Spirits White Oak Pinot
Eau Claire Gin Rummy
Eau Claire Parlour
Ungava
Tempo
Victoria
Empress 1908
Victoria Oaken
Sheringham Seaside
Stump Coastal Forest
Hidden Temple
Lumette Bright (Non-Alcoholic)
Lumette London Dry (Non-Alcoholic)


RUM

Ironworks Amber
Ironworks Bluenose
Screech
Screech Spiced 100
Secret Barrel White 
Rig Hand Brum
Newfoundland Distillery Chaga
Newfoundland Distillery Gunpowder & Rose


WHISKEY

Dillon’s White Rye
Dillon’s Three Oaks Rye
Forty Creek Barrel Select
Pike Creek Double Barrel
Bear Face Triple Oak 7yr

Stalk & Barrel Single Malt
Two Brewers Peated 12
Two Brewers Classic 16
Two Brewers Innovative 14
Two Brewers Special Finishes 15
Two Brewers Classic Cask Strength 10
Eau Claire Release #3 Single Malt


LIQUEURS

Ironworks Apple Brandy
Dillon’s Pear Brandy
Eau Claire Apple Brandy

Dillon’s Peach Schnapps
Black Diamond Tart Cherry
Odd Society Creme De Cassis
Bitterhouse Rubato
Legend Manitou Orange & Sumac
Burwood Honey Medica
Les Spiritueux Iberville AmerAmer
Les Spiritueux Iberville Amerlade
Les Spiritueux Iberville Miele Amaretto
Les Subversifs Angélique Mate

Black Diamond Coffee
Sortilège Maple Cream
Wayne Gretzky Whiskey Cream

Legend Naramaro
Odd Society Mia Amata Amaro
Les Spiritueux Iberville Amernoir Amaro

Odd Society Bittersweet Vermouth
Dillon’s Sweet Red Vermouth
Tawse Dry Vermouth

 

Please alert your server of any
dietary restrictions prior to ordering.

Consuming raw or undercooked
meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish
or eggs may increase your risk of
foodborne illness.

Due to the seasonality of our ingredients,
our menu is subject to change.

No outside food and beverages permitted
(including special occasion cakes).

 

Restaurant Events

Interested in our monthly High Tea and upcoming restaurant events?

Dining Hours

Wednesday | Reservations from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday | Reservations from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday | Reservations from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday | Reservations from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Sunday | Monthly High Tea beginning at 11:00am
Monday & Tuesday | Closed


As of Monday, September 20th, The Butternut Tree will be implementing the Restrictions Exemption Program across the restaurant for all guests, staff and vendors entering the restaurant for dinner service, events, weddings, etc.

We will require proof of vaccination (with a photo ID to match), Documentation of a medical exemption, or proof of a privately-paid negative PCR or rapid test within 72 hours of service in order to enter/dine on our premise.