From the White Guide Nordic 2018:
- Address: Strandvejen 4, 9000 Aalborg
- Phone: +45 35 12 33 31
- Web: restaurantfusion.dk
- Seats: 85
Fusion strives to create an international urban atmosphere, with lounge music in the sound system, high-tech decor and the added bonus of a view of the fjord. The concept succeeds by combining inspiring cuisine with adept service. The long wine list includes renowned makers and regions, but could use a bit of an update in terms of semi-sweet wines that go well with Asian flavours. We are served a soft colossal scallop, fried perfectly crisp on one side, with small broccoli shavings marinated in lime and miso, a mild umami bomb with a liquoricy tarragon oil that could have made more of an impact. Next is a fried, juicy turbot with a crisp crust topped with a poignant sauce of soy sauce, ginger and buttery depth. The plate also contains salsify in three versions – fried slices, crisp chips and a caramel-like purée and a garnish of mild watercress, fennel and nasturtium, adding a discreet touch of liquorice. With the light dishes we drink Louis Roederer Brut Premier. Our server suggests that its depth can stand up to the sweetness, acidity and umami – and he’s right. A succulent roasted thigh of quail with spiced mince and a sauce of chicken stock, blackcurrants and hoisin is a romantic symphony. Yet the highlight comes with the fried sweetbreads with coriander oil and deep base note of ponzu, served with a powerful and creamy potato purée and mighty truffle foam. A sprinkling of kimchi-spiced sesame seeds adds a spicy chilli kick. The desserts are mostly light and fresh. Fusion combines Asian and Nordic cuisine with bravado...
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