Golf News for Thursday, December 13, 2012 | Resorts

Miami, Florida's Doral Golf Resort & Spa announces holiday celebrations

MIAMI -- The legendary Doral Golf Resort & Spa, the newest addition to the award-winning TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™, promises legendary celebrations this holiday season at its elegant Mesazul Steakhouse and the hip, upscale Bossa Nova Lounge.

Christmas at Mesazul
Executive Chef Thomas Parlo has created exquisite holiday menus for Mesazul, where guests dine in refinement with a panoramic view of Doral Resort's championship golf courses.

Christmas Eve - Monday, Dec. 24, 6-10 p.m. - A four-course dinner offers a selection of savory entrees - including Angus Beef Tenderloin With Wild Mushroom and Fois Gras Empanada, Hudson Valley Duck Breast With Duck Confit and Dried-Cherry Pot Stickers, or Berkshire Black Foot Porchetta With Braised Savoy Cabbage - served with a glass of wine. $75 per person. An a la carte menu is also available.

Christmas Day Brunch - Tuesday, Dec. 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. - Sumptuous hot and cold buffet stations feature traditional breakfast dishes and lunch delicacies - including soup, salad, antipasto, caviar, carving, sushi and seafood, and dessert stations, plus a kids' buffet - amidst live Flamenco guitar. $75 per person for adults; $30 for children ages five-to-12; children under five are complimentary.

Christmas Evening - Tuesday, Dec. 25, 6-10 p.m. - This extraordinary four-course prix-fixe dinner offers a tantalizing selection of entrees - including Beef Wellington With Périgueux Sauce, Christmas Goose Breast With Semolina Gnocchi and Gingerbread Sauce With Poached Currants, and Crispy Suckling Pig With Caramelized Cauliflower and Rum-Glazed Carrots - served with a glass of sparkling wine. $75 per person. An a la carte menu is also available.

New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve Extravaganza at Mesazul - Monday, Dec. 31; seatings at 6-7 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. - Guests may start out the evening at sophisticated Mesazul with a three-course prix-fixe dinner with seatings from 6 to 7 p.m. at $75 per person or a four-course prix-fixe dinner with seatings from 8 to 10 p.m. at $95 per person. Each features a choice of Chilean Sea Bass With Orange Seafood Broth or Braised Kobe Beef Short Rib and Sliced Kobe Beef Sirloin, and includes a Champagne toast.

New Year's Carnival at Bossa Nova - Monday, Dec. 31, starting at 9 p.m. - Bossa Nova Lounge brings the rhythm with live music from Miami's own Images band followed by a special Brazilian Carnival show of samba drummers and dancers. Then DJ Willymix ushers in the New Year with Latin and Top 40 music that will have everyone on their feet well past midnight. Pricing is $250 for table of up to four, including a bottle of Champagne, wine, or spirit of choice, or $500 for table of five-to-eight, including two bottles of Champagne, wine, or spirit of choice.

Guests may make dining reservations by calling (305) 591-6616 or visiting or

Guests are also invited to extend the celebration with an overnight stay in one of Doral Resort's well-appointed guestrooms, from $189 per night. For hotel reservations, call toll-free (800) 71-DORAL (36725) or visit

Pricing does not include applicable taxes, fees and gratuities. New Year's Eve groups must be paid in advance and are non-refundable. Subject to availability.

About Doral® Golf Resort & Spa Miami
TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™ purchased Miami's iconic Doral Golf Resort & Spa in June 2012 and will be facilitating a $200 million renovation to restore Doral to its former grandeur. Situated on 650 acres in the middle of Miami, Doral Golf Resort & Spa currently has 693 guestrooms across 10 lodges; including the legendary Blue Monster; more than 90,000 square feet of meeting space including a 24,000-square-foot ballroom; a sprawling 48,000-square-foot spa with 33 treatment rooms; highly regarded Mclean Golf School and teaching facilities; six food and beverage outlets; extensive retail options; and a private members' clubhouse. Doral Golf Resort & Spa has been host of the PGA TOUR for over 50 years and home to the World Golf Championships - Cadillac Championships. The property will remain fully operational throughout the renovation, which is expected to conclude in 2014.

Reservations can be made at or by calling (855) TRUMP-00 (878-6700). TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION is headquartered at Trump Tower, 725 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022. For reservations, call toll-free (800) 71-DORAL (36725) or visit Connect with Doral Golf Resort & Spa Miami on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.