COVA Pasticceria

Bought some groupons to use at the Cova restaurant. Very excited ‘cos I love looking at the pastries and cakes the outlet has outside the supermarket. Both of us ordered the set dinner($69++).

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Some warm breads to start the meal with.

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olive oil to dip with.

For the starter, there is a choice of 2.

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TORETTA DI SALMONE AVOCADO CON POMODORI, VERZE E CONDIMENTO ALL’AFARANCIO
Tower of salmon tartar and avocado mousse served with tomato concass on savoy cabbage and orange dressing

– The salmon looks cooked, not raw as I thought. The buttery taste of the avocado goes well with the oily fish, flow smoothly down.

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ZUPPA DI CANNELLLINI CON ZUCCA CROCCANTE
Cannellini bean soup with crispy pumpkin

– It is a thick and beany soup.

The pasta dish

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STRACCI DI PASTA FATTI IN CASA CON GAMBERI E POMODORINI
Homemade stracci served with prawns and cherry tomatoes

– Well done with fat and juicy prawns

For the main, there is a choice of 2 too.

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BRANZINO AL FORNO CON POMODORI MARINATI INSALATINA DI FINOCCHI E ARANCE E SALSA ALLAFARANCIO
Oven baked wild seabass serverd with marinated tomato, fennel, orange wedge and orang butter sauce

– juicy and soft

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FRACOSTA DI MANZO CON POLENTA E POMODORI IN CROSTA DI ERBE FINI
Grilled ribeye steak served with polenta, baked herbe crusted tomato and balsamic cream
For the dessert, there is choice of a single slice of premium cake (SELEZIONE DI DOLCI) or 4 mini pastries from the cake counter.

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From the top: Mini Sacher (Rank no.2), Bigne Chantilly (Rank no.3), Mini Chocolate Pistachio Tart , Mini Chocolate Blackberry Tart

– Both chocolate taste similar except one one has a blackberry at the bottom. The cream in the bigne is light and fresh. The sacher is full of different texture of tastes.

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Lemon Chiffon

– A refreshing and light cake with 3 layers of zesty lemon chiffon and cream, garnished with slices of candied lemon. Light and lemony taste.

and end with a cup of coffee or tea (CAFFE’ O TE’) from the selection of the following :

Coffee : Regular Coffee, Espresso, Double Espresso, Espresso Macchiato, Cappuccino, Latte Macchiato, Caffe Latte, Hot Chocolate, Iced Coffee

Cova Teas: Royal Breakfast, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Ceylon Orange Pekoe, Afternoon Royal, Assam, Christmas Ginger Obsession, Imperial Scent ‘o’ Morocco
Other Premium Teas: Camomile, Jasmine, Lavender, Japanese Green Tea, Tiramisu, Paradise Kiss, Pomegranate Ruby, Sencha Prugna, Lecca Lecca

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Had the Christmas tea.

Total bill : $162.45 – 4 pcs X $40 groupons => $2.45

COVA Pasticceria

Address :  290, Orchard Road, #01-20A Paragon Shopping Centre

Website :  http://m.cova.com.sg/

Tel :  (+65)  6733 0777

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