Spring rhubarb dinner menu

Highlight this sweet-tart spring vegetable by using it in every course, from cocktails to dessert.

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Crispy duck with tangy rhubarb sauce. Photo, Erik Putz.

Crispy duck with tangy rhubarb sauce.
Photo, Erik Putz.

Delight your taste buds with recipes that make this spring treat the star of the show. That’s right, rhubarb’s sweet-tart kick extends way beyond pie (although we made one anyway — we couldn’t resist)! Family and friends will be looking for return invites before their plates are empty. And the leftovers — wait, what leftovers?

 

Rhubarb sour cocktail

Rhubarb sour cocktail.
Photo, Erik Putz.

 

Cocktail
Rhubarb sour
Add a fresh spring note to the evening, with this beautiful rosy cocktail.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crispy duck with tangy rhubarb sauce

Crispy duck with tangy rhubarb sauce.
Photo, Erik Putz.

 

Main
Crispy duck with tangy rhubarb sauce
The savoury sauce, tender duck breast and aromatic sides are the centrepiece of this meal, and will be devoured with relish.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rhubarb pie

Rhubarb pie.
Photo, Roberto Caruso.

 

Dessert
Rhubarb-vanilla pie
This simple pie caps a perfect evening with a sweet flourish. And guests will be amazed by your baking prowess with this lovely, lattice-topped pie (it’s so easy!).

 

 

 

 

 

 

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