Little Palm Island Resort & Spa Invites Couples to Get Lost -- With a Basket of Gourmet Goodies
LITTLE TORCH KEY, Fla. - April 28, 2011 - Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is pleased to offer new Ultimate Themed Picnics to its gourmand guests, prepared with an array of elaborate options to satisfy the most sophisticated epicurean cravings. All picnics include exclusive transportation on a Cessna 206 Amphibious Seaplane to a secluded island with luxe cuisine choices varying from a scrumptious spread of freshly caught local seafood, a hand-picked assortment of artisanal cheeses and rare wines, or Chef Luis Pous' richly satisfying signature prime burgers, available now and starting at $2999. Little Palm's Ultimate Themed Picnics overflow with the finest ingredients, a plush blanket for two and an exquisite selection of wine. Relishing the intimacy of their surroundings, couples arrive on an archipelago and claim their quiet enclave in the sand, ready to indulge in their delectable selections. Local catch from the Florida Keys creates the Oceanic Offerings Picnic, complete with plump Caribbean spiny lobster tails, sweet stone crab claws, jumbo pink shrimp, fresh conch ceviche and an aged Chardonnay. Oenophilia's enjoy the Fromage & Vino Picnic, showcasing an exclusive selection of handpicked wine and cheese pairings accompanied by seasonal fruits, spiced nuts and a French baguette. An American gastronomist's dream comes true with the Cheeseburger in Private Paradise Picnic, featuring handcrafted 100% prime beef burgers stacked with broiled half lobster tail, seared foie gras and shaved truffles, complete with a vintage bottle of champagne and perfect key lime pie. Accessible only by boat or seaplane, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, in the Lower Florida Keys, is located on a lush, 5.5 acre private island dotted with crushed seashell paths amid verdant tropical foliage. Each of the 15 spacious thatched-roof bungalows offer ocean views and plush interiors. The award- winning Dining Room at Little Palm Island delights guests with a vibrant blend of French and Pan-Latin cuisine and features an ever-evolving menu. The resort's signature spa, SpaTerre, incorporates the style and traditions of east and west cultures while promoting health, peace and relaxation through cross-cultural spa experiences. For more information, call Little Palm Island Resort & Spa at 1- 800-343-8567 or visit www.littlepalmisland.com. Little Palm Island is located at 28500 Overseas Highway, Little Torch Key, Fla. 33042.