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The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
Mr. Tim Anderson
Phone: (520) 572-3100

TUCSON, ARIZONA. -- April 17, 2015 – The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will celebrate Mother’s Day in heartwarming fashion this year, as the chefs of CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar will present not only a sumptuous buffet brunch but also a personal culinary tribute to each of their mothers. The resort’s first-ever salute to culinary moms will be highlighted by personal preparation of favorite childhood recipes from among CORE’s international chefs, with creations inspired personally by their own mothers and prepared and presented alongside the restaurant’s popular brunch presentation.

The brunch will be presented from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 11 and will feature a generous presentation of fresh fruits and vegetables, artisanal breads and cheeses, sashimi and sashimi, oysters and a raw bar, antipasti, side dishes and traditional breakfast and brunch favorites. Additionally, restaurant chefs will present their own individual family favorites of herb-roasted prime rib, seared Skuna Bay salmon, tempura and teriyaki, seared scallops and mahi mahi, Mexican cuisine, Chinese specialties, traditional Polish fare including hand-crafted pierogi, and Italian cioppino. A special local delicacy will also be prepared on the grill, as barbecued goat from nearby Farmer Starkey ranch will be served with flavorful regional sauces.

Ending the brunch experience on a sweet note, CORE’s Mother’s Day dessert extravaganza will feature a crimson-inspired action station devoted to chocolate chip cookies with strawberry ice cream and chocolate-covered strawberries, as well as red chocolate fondue complete with red marshmallows and other colorful dippings. Further dessert temptations will include cakes, brownies, mousse and crème brûlée, pies and tarts, whoopie pies, cookies, candies and gluten-free red brownie sundaes

WHAT: Mother’s Day Brunch at CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar

WHEN: Sunday, May 11, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
15000 Secret Springs Drive
Marana, AZ 85658

PRICE: $95 for adults, $35 for children under 12 excluding beverage, tax and gratuity

RESERVE: 520-572-3000 or