Chef André Rochat and Captain Keith Colburn Team Up For Crab Extravaganza on Wednesday, March 24

LAS VEGAS (March 2010) – Crab lovers rejoice! Chef André Rochat of the Michelin-awarded Alizé at the Top of the Palms and Captain Keith Colburn of the crab fishing boat the Wizard on Discovery Channel’s uber-popular show, “Deadliest Catch” will present a special crab-focused menu for one-night only on Wednesday, March 24.

The exclusive six-course dinner with wine pairings begins at 6:30 p.m. with a champagne reception, immediately followed by a seated dinner at 7 p.m. where guests will not only experience an unforgettable dinner, but will also enjoy the sights of Las Vegas from the top of The Palms. Alizé’s “Deadliest Catch” special dinner is priced at $135 per person.

“Although catching the crab is dangerous, savoring it is not,” said Chef Rochat. “Captain Colburn and I have created an exquisite menu truly showcasing and celebrating the variety of flavor of the crab. We are pleased to offer this selective menu to crab enthusiasts and connoisseurs.”

The menu features Rochat’s original dishes including Crab and Piquillo Pepper Stuffed Calamari, Fricassée of King Crab Leg and Frog Legs and Veal Stuffed with King Crab Leg. Wine pairings feature a sparkling as well as several distinctive selections from Napa Valley.

Reservations for this unique culinary event are strongly encouraged and can be made by calling (702) 951-7000. For more information including a complete menu for the “Deadliest Catch” dinner, visit www.andrelv.com/alize/events.

Entering its sixth season on the Discovery Channel, the Emmy® winning “Deadliest Catch” chronicles the hazardous work of Captain Keith Colburn of the Wizard and several other crab fishing vessels and crews as they brave the treacherous waters in the Bering Sea.

ABOUT ALIZÉ AT THE TOP OF THE PALMS

Named after the gentle trade winds that sweep the French Caribbean Islands, Alizé features world-class cuisine, service and wine list, boasting the most dramatic view of the famous Las Vegas Strip. Chef and Proprietor André Rochat of the respected and award winning Andre’s Restaurant, opened Alizé – the crown jewel of his culinary empire in 2001 on the top floor of the Palms Casino Resort. Alizé quickly became the talk of the town and has gained notoriety and accolades being named by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the top new restaurants in the world. Located inside the Palms Casino Resort at 4321 W. Flamingo Road, Alizé is open daily from 5:30 p.m. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/alizelasvegas or www.andrelv.com.