Parallel Post at the Trumbull Marriott Merritt Parkway, 180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull

Parallel Post's Valentine's prix-fixe menu is $60; $80 with beer or wine pairings (plus tax and gratuity.) Raw Bar- Oysters, Clams, Shrimp Wine selection: Toso, Brut, Argentina Beer selection: Two Roads Brewing "Ol Factory Pils" Pilsner (Stratford, CT) Celery Root and Pear Soup with Dungeness Crab Pinot Gris, Domaine Schlumber, Alsace, France Goose Island Sofie Winter Lettuce, Kumquats, Spiced Walnuts, 2 year Aged Cheddar, Mandarin Vinaigrette Sancerre, Thomaas & Fils, Languedoc, France Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. ¿ "Freshchester" Pale Ale (Elmsford, NY) Seared Tilefish, Sunchoke, Grilled Persimmon, Tatsoi GUS CANTAVERO / HANDOUT