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The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa Makes Wellness a Group Priority

by Kimberly Krol Inlander

May 18, 2021
United States

As travel returns and people look ahead to events, hotels and resorts recognize guests’ priorities and palates have shifted, with wellness and health more top of mind than ever before. Knowing a simple salad won’t satisfy attendees, The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa and banquet chef Jeff Capurso debuted a refreshed menu to nourish the body, stimulate the tastebuds and fuel guests with energy.


The culinary team is taking a wellness-forward approach to reinvent classic cuisine with modern gastronomical techniques, including protein-packed plates and bites to satisfy attendees through days of meetings and events.


Highlights of the snack menu, designed to energize and motivate, include:

  • Pistachio energy bites
  • Avocado toast on oat-nut bread
  • Pineapple, beet and lemon shooters
  • Almond milk overnight oats, cinnamon, dried apples and coconut flakes
  • Orange, grapefruit and hibiscus slushy
  • Blueberry super shot
  • Grapefruit, ginger and mint shooters
  • Almond butter chocolate tartlets
  • Parmesan pine nut honey crisp
  • Soybean hummus topped with flax, chia, pumpkin and sesame seeds, grilled whole wheat pita


Highlights of the plant-based menu include:

  • Artichoke and chickpea “crab” cake with citrus tarragon remoulade, brioche bun
  • Ceviche of compressed watermelon, avocado and crispy leeks
  • Jackfruit pulled pork with house peach BBQ, jalapeno slaw and a buttermilk biscuit
  • Pan-seared Yassa tofu with West African peanut stew, Acha
  • Orecchiette Bolognese with lentils, pine nuts, oyster mushrooms, San Marzano tomatoes and cinnamon basil cream
  • Forbidden rice stir fry with purple cabbage, soy curls, JUST egg, snow peas and ginger tamari glaze


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