The Mediterranean escape in Mayfair introduces a seasonal selection of afternoon aperitivi, all priced at £12 each and a cicchetti menu guaranteed to excite Italian food fanatics and gin lovers alike. The spritz menu features:
- Mayfair Amore Spritz: The signature Mercante spritz features rhubarb infused Malfy Gin, thirst quenching sparkling San Pellegrino mixed with fresh raspberries and topped with chilled prosecco.
- Ciao Malfy: When life gives you lemons, make a spritz! Ciao Malfy boasts Malfy Gin Con Limone and orange citrus notes, infused with basil and blueberries, topped with prosecco.
- La Dolce Vita: The good life just got better! La Dolce Vita is a zesty concoction of Malfy Gin Con Arancia, grapefruit and lemon flavours with blueberries and topped with prosecco.
- Aqua Azzura: A refreshing spritz featuring Malfy Gin Originale, sparkling San Pellegrino and raspberries topped with prosecco.
- Amalfi Sunset: Setting the scene for the perfect sundowner, guests will enjoy Malfy Gin Rosa, red orange with fresh thyme and juicy strawberries topped with prosecco.
To accompany the spritzes, Mercante has created a selection of irresistible Cicchetti light bites of classic Italian flavours such as zucchini, mascarpone, San Marzano tomato, basil and mouth-watering burrata. The full menu includes:
- Olives Taggiasca, paprika & chilli
- Focaccia & olive oil
- Burrata, English asparagus, anchovies
- Fritto misto, aioli mayo
- San Marzano tomato & basil bruschetta
- Parma ham & Taleggio croquettes
- Zucchini & mascarpone arancini, salsa verde