LAUGHLIN, NV – November 29, 2013 –‘Tis the season to celebrate! Aquarius Casino Resort will offer holiday drink specials at every bar throughout the month of December,as well as specially prepared, festive menus at Windows on the River Buffet, Cafe Aquarius and The Vineyard Ristorante for guests to enjoy on Christmas Day.
“We want to make sure our guests are taken care of this holiday season,” said Aquarius Casino Resort General Manager Sean Hammond. “We invite guests to let us do the cooking, so they can enjoy more quality time and celebrate with friends, family and loved ones.”
December Drink Specials
For the month of December, Aquarius will offer holiday drink specials at The Cove Bar & Lounge, Splash and Zodiac Bar, including a spirit-infused Eggnog featuring tawny port and bourbon whiskey for $4.
Six dollar drink specials include: the Christmas Hug with Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey, apple juice and cranberry juice; a Cinnamon Latte with Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey, coffee liquor and Irish cream; a signature Christmas Martini with gin, vermouth and peppermint schnapps; a special Christmas Cappuccino with espresso, sugar, vanilla bean, milk and bittersweet chocolate; the Christmas Cookie with peppermint schnapps, Kahlua® Coffee Liqueur and Bailey’s® Irish Cream; the White Christmas with crème de banana, white crème de cacao, scotch whisky and double cream; and a refreshing Christmas Punch with lemonade, orange juice, pineapple juice and vodka.
Christmas Buffet at Windows on the River Buffet
Aquarius’ Windows on the River Buffet will offer hand carved prime rib of beef with au jus, carved herb crusted pork loin, sliced ham with bourbon fruit sauce, roast turkey with giblet gravy and blackened salmon with roasted pepper aioli.
Guests can also feast on holiday favorites such as toasted pine nut stuffing, red bliss mashed potatoes, candied yams and fresh broccoli. The expansive salad bar will include a delicious Waldorf salad and a fresh cranberry salad. A special flambé dessert station will include bananas foster and cherries jubilee.
Served 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
$15.99 per person with an ace | PLAY red, green or orange card; $19.19 per person with an ace | PLAY blue card; or $21.32 per person without a card.
Cafe Aquarius Christmas Menu
Cafe Aquarius will offer a special Christmas menu that begins with a choice of potato leek soup or house salad with choice of dressing. Guests may then choose an entrée of roast tom turkey or honey baked ham, served with traditional side dishes of green beans, yams and choice of baked or mashed potato. Dessert includes a slice of either apple or pumpkin pie.
Served 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
$12.95 per person with an ace | PLAY card, or $14.39 per person without a card.
The Vineyard Ristorante Christmas Dinner Special
Laughlin’s only fine dining Italian restaurant will offer an elegant four-course dinner on Christmas Day. Start with an appetizer of tenderloin roulade with wild mushroom and toasted pine nut stuffing and Israeli couscous, followed by a choice of minestrone soup or a mixed field greens salad tossed with Asiago dressing. Guests can then choose an entrée of either traditional turkey, featuring both white and dark meat, or a pork tenderloin encroute topped with cranberries, pecans and mushrooms sautéed in white truffle oil and wrapped in puff pastry with blackberry port wine glacé.
All entrées are served with cranberry sauce, homemade dressing, sweet potatoes, garlic mashed potatoes and a glass of white or red wine. For dessert, guests may choose a slice of pecan pie, pumpkin cheesecake, black forest cake, or pumpkin pie.
Dinner is served 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
$31.99 per person with an ace | PLAY card or $35.54 per person without an ace | PLAY card.