Celebrate the holiday season with family and friends at Talavera for our annual Christmas Day Buffet. Set in the most beautiful location in Scottsdale, Talavera will feature an elaborate spread featuring a blend of traditional and regionally-inspired Christmas dishes sure to please any palate. It's the perfect way to eat, drink, and be merry! 
For reservations, call (480) 513-5085, or make your booking online via OpenTable. 

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seafood bar

alaskan snow crab claws / oysters on the half shell / chilled jumbo prawns
king crab legs / chilled & braised mussels / traditional condiments

beginning

wild rice - brussels sprouts / caramelized apples / toasted almonds
roasted butternut squash - sweet potatoes / hericot verts / nueske’s bacon
black mesa ranch goat cheese quiche - forest mushrooms / heirloom carrot
smoked chicken breast -  celery root / quince chutney
quinoa salad - roasted root vegetables / chestnuts / pomegranate dressing
winter fruit - vanilla greek yogurt / mint

cured meats & cheese shop

foie gras torchon / truffle salami / dry aged chorizo / saucisson sec
grilled truffle brie / fourme d’ambert / saint andre / humboldt fog goat cheese marinated olives / crostini / honeycomb

ravioli station

cooked to order by chef attendant
wagyu short rib ravioli - porcini truffle sauce / leeks / red chard / shaved truffles

dim sum station

assorted chinese dim sum - spicy plum sauce
slow smoked muscovy duck - steamed buns / black pepper sauce
lemongrass & ginger scented jasmine rice

diver scallops

cooked to order by chef attendant
seared diver scallop - butternut squash / pomegranate reduction / toasted pumpkin seeds

hot items

cilantro lime marinated salmon - salsa verde
duck confit - orange gastrique
chile rubbed pork drumsticks - mole sauce
corn bread / caramelized pear sage stuffing / parmesan buttermilk whipped potatoes
assorted local farmers market vegetables

carving station

butter basted diestel farms turkey - giblet gravy / cranberry orange relish
pancetta wrapped beef tenderloin - creamy peppercorn sauce

kids' buffet

fruit salad / vegetable crudite / peanut butter & jelly
butter penne pasta / chicken tenders / mini hot dogs
ham & cheese sandwich / macaroni & cheese / sweet potato tots

desserts

chocolate peppermint cake / eggnog cheesecake / apple crumble pie / meyer lemon tart / dulce de leche mousse / chocolate cranberry almond parfait
frangelico crème brûlée / gingerbread cupcake / banana spice cake pop

Chocolatier Station
chocolate panning & confection dipping with house made candies and truffles
 

$105 per person / $48 children 5-12
children 4 and younger are complimentary

Prices do not include tax or gratuity.

**48 hour cancellation policy on all Christmas reservations**

$48 per person no show / cancellation fee if cancelled within 48 hours of the holiday. Credit card information will be required at the time of booking to guarantee reservations.


The Talavera a la carte menu will not be available. 
For a later dinner option, please visit our sister restaurant Proof Canteen for their Christmas dinner and specials featured throughout the evening. Talavera & Onyx Lounge will not be available after 6 PM.

All menu items are subject to change based upon seasonal availability