AS far as steak dinners go, this Glasgow restaurant is setting the brand new gold commonplace – fairly actually.
We lately visited Chateau-X to check out their newest eating idea – the ‘24k gold Tomahawk steak’.
Situated within the metropolis’s Finnieston space, the restaurant is a comfortable and classy little joint tucked away simply off Argyle Avenue.
And taking inspiration from social media star Chef Nusr-Et – recognized globally as ‘Salt Bae’ – their newest thought sees diners take pleasure in a gold-coated steak at a fraction of the £1,450 worth you’d pay at his extravagant London restaurant.
Upon arrival we have been greeted by the nice and cozy and pleasant workers, who have been sensible all evening.
At our desk we have been introduced with an envelope which contained the ‘golden ticket’, confirming that we’d be handled to a 1kg gold leaf Tomahawk steak.
And, truthfully, it was unbelievable.
The large slab of golden meat arrived, nonetheless on the bone, on a picket chopping board, earlier than being carved into thick, juicy slices.
It was cooked to medium-rare perfection.
We each selected the Skinny Roosters Chips as a facet.
And in the event you like much more sides along with your steak, I’d suggest the Beef Dripping Carrots and in addition the Crispy Mushrooms.
If you happen to take pleasure in a tipple along with your steak, the restaurant gives a scrumptious drinks menu with a number of beers and cocktails.
For me, although, it must be a tasty bottle of pink with a steak – they usually have a number of nice choices from throughout Europe.
From the homeowners of Six By Nico, Chateau-X opened its doorways in December final 12 months with the distinctive idea of solely serving Chateaubriand. Easy however efficient.
They even supplied free steak to prospects forward of the official opening.
The brand new Tomahawk steak provide will run each Thursday after Gilmour Butcher, a British meat provider, partnered with the model.
And at £40 between two, it’s X-cellent worth.
Andy Temple, Chief Artistic Officer at Simeone Group mentioned: “We wish to make high quality and native meats extra accessible to the folks of Glasgow (and additional afield) and now have a little bit of enjoyable with it.
“Chateau-X does precisely that daily and we hope everybody will get the prospect to take pleasure in it – even in the event you aren’t the fortunate winner!”