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first_imgGo back to the enewsletterAustralia’s award-winning restaurant Laura at Pt. Leo Estate has been named one of 13new global appointments to Relais & Châteaux, a globally renowned collective of the world’sfinest hotels and restaurants.The Mornington Peninsula fine-diner has become one of only four Australian members, andthe only property in Victoria, to join the Relais & Châteaux fold alongside Tetsuya’s, HentleyFarm and The Louise.Laura, which opened in March 2018, was named after Jaume Plensa’s celebrated 30-tonnecast iron sculpture. In keeping with the moniker, the team serves fine cuisine in a modern andelegant setting within the exceptional Pt. Leo Estate, surrounded by its own vineyard andworld-class sculpture park.The dishes are the creations of the Estate’s Culinary Director Phil Wood. The set-coursedegustation celebrates the regional produce of the Mornington Peninsula, crafted from theregion’s finest ingredients and producers: duck eggs from Heritage Farm, goat’s milk fromMain Ridge Dairy, vegetables from Benton Rise Farm, and the Estate’s own honey.Head Sommelier Andrew Murch adds his epicurean expertise to this Mornington Peninsulaculinary journey with his bespoke 600-strong label wine list.‘We’re honoured to achieve the coveted recognition of Relais & Châteaux and become one ofonly a handful of Australian members,” says General Manager Roger Lancia.The restaurant is open seven days a weekLunch and dinner Thursday–Sunday with Sunday lunch only (from 12pm and 5pm)Set menu of up to six courses, with wine matching if desiredFor bookings go to www.ptleoestate.com.au.Cellar Door & Sculpture Park:Open 11am–5pm; $10 entry to sculpture park (diners complimentary)Other new additions joining Relais & Châteaux include:Palais Ronsard, MarrakechBlackberry Mountain, TennesseeRosedon Hotel, BermudaLe Calandre Restaurant, Rubano (Italy)Ristorante Quadri, Venice (Italy)Hotel Plaza e de Russie, Viareggio (Italy)Chateaux de Drudas, Drudas (France)Grantley Hall, Grantley (UK)Dragsholm Slot, Horve (Denmark)The Purist Villas & Spa, BaliGaggan Restaurant, BangkokRestaurant Suhring, BangkokGo back to the enewsletterlast_img

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