Gertrude’s Dinner Specials
Thursday, May 5, 2016
 
SPECIAL COCKTAILS
Whiskey Flight
Wyoming Whiskey, Blanton’s Single Barrel, Buffalo Trace Bourbon…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
Chincoteague Salts (Chincoteague Bay, Virginia)
Choptank Sweets (Chesapeake Bay, Maryland)
½ dozen…13. • Dozen…25.
 
SOUP OF THE DAY
Spring Vegetable Soup
Topped with chopped arugula, tarragon & scallions, and grated Parmesan cheese…Cup 5.50  •  Bowl 7.50
 
Pan-Fried Skate Wing
Topped with lemon-caper-butter sauce, accompanied by roasted garlic mashed potatoes and sautéed Oak Spring Farm baby chard…23.
Wine pairing: Burghan’s Albarino, Spain…9.
 
Baked Seafood Pasta
Shrimp, scallops, lump crab, red bell pepper, peas & paccheri pasta tossed in mint-lemon-Parmesan cream sauce and baked, topped with imported Parmesan…24.
Wine pairing: Santa Barbara Chardonnay, California…12.
 
Grilled Flank Steak
Topped with tomato-cascabel sauce, offered with herb & sea salt peewee potatoes and sautéed Real Food Farm baby carrots…23.
Wine pairing: Torres Rioja Crianza, Rioja, Spain…9.
 
And save room for a housemade Dessert…
White Chocolate Mousse & Raspberry Tartlet…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