Affäre features 4-course menu for New Year’s Eve and special New Year’s Day brunch

The Crossroad’s contemporary German restaurant will also serve lunch on December 31 and dinner on New Year’s Day

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec. 17, 2015) – Affäre will be open regular hours on New Year’s Eve and will serve a special pre fixe four-course menu starting at 5 p.m. The four-course menu features two amuse bouche options, a first and second course, and dessert for $75. Affäre will also be open at 11 a.m. for lunch on Thursday, Dec. 31 and will offer brunch on New Year’s Day from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. followed by dinner until 9 p.m.

The New Year’s Eve menu will be served starting at 5 p.m. and includes:

New Year’s Eve Menu

Amuse Bouche

Tune fish tartare roulade in soya gelee


Chestnut cream, truffle foam

First Course

Foie gras torchon

Artisan greens, confit apples, port wine gelee


Vitello tonnato upside down


Oxtail consommé

Vegetables, Oloroso Sherry

Second Course

Dover sole paupiette

Saffron mousseline, lobster reduction

Pommes chateaux, chervil, mushrooms


Roasted beef tenderloin

Topped with foie gras, sauce béarnaise

Macaire potatoes, cellar vegetables


Roasted Cornish game hen

Wild rice, celery, safe, port wine reduction

Vegetable mélange, fried pepper-panisse


Coffee mousse tortchen, Kapsel cookie, mascarpone ice cream, coffee foam, amaretto gel 

About Affäre

Located in the heart of the Crossroads Arts District, Affäre is Kansas City’s home for authentic contemporary German cuisine. Owned and operated by Germany-natives Martin and Katrin Heuser, the restaurant features a lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch and full bar with authentic German beers on tap. Martin leads the kitchen, combining experience working in his family’s centuries-old inn in Germany and classical chef training to create a contemporary menu unmatched in the area. Katrin, a certified sommelier, operates the restaurant’s wine program and also manages the restaurant’s operations. The restaurant is open Tues.-Thurs. 11:15 a.m. – 10 p.m., Fri. 11:15 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sat. 5-11 p.m. and Sun. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. During the Kansas City streetcar construction, Affäre is closed on Mondays. Visit Affäre online at