SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey

October 20, 2014 16:20 ET

Cast & Plow at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey Launches New Themed Dessert Station During Sunday Brunch

Handmade Treats Feature Seasonal, Farmer's Market Ingredients

MARINA DEL REY, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 20, 2014) - Traditional breakfast fare has served as the heart of Sunday brunch at Cast & Plow, the farm-to-table, waterfront restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey. To ensure that the dining experience always ends on a sweet note, the restaurant will be introducing handmade, themed desserts to the Sunday tradition.

Highlighting seasonal ingredients from local farmers and vendors, the sweet offerings revolve around a weekly theme to include decadent options such as California fruits, French-inspired pastries, an exclusive pie table showcasing a variety of flavors and a Tea Party Breakfast that features verbena mint chocolate tarts, passion fruit green tea cheesecake, chai panna cotta, jasmine shortbread and Earl Grey scones.

"We want to increase the quality and guest experience during our brunch presentation by using local products," Cast & Plow's Executive Sous Chef Javier Bravo says.

In the past, Sunday brunch has highlighted a rich variety of desserts, including colorful carnival treats, California fruits, French-inspired pastries and specialty pies.

While Chef Bravo is the culinary mind behind the brunch menu, Pastry Chef Adina River-Schaefer brings her creativity to the dessert station and is known for her seasonal dessert menus and daily ice cream flavors.

Reservations are strongly suggested for Sunday brunch and can be made by calling Cast & Plow directly at 310-574-4333 or online at

Sunday brunch
$75, includes bottomless champagne

Every Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cast & Plow
The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey
4375 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

About The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey
Minutes from LAX, Venice Beach, Santa Monica and Beverly Hills, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey offers a peaceful retreat that draws on the soothing elements of the surrounding ocean. Guests can admire the exceptional scenery from each of the 304 guest rooms and suites, featuring private balconies; the farm-to-table restaurant, highlighting locally sourced ingredients; LA's only waterfront pool or the luxury spa. As one of the city's only AAA Five Diamond hotels to have a waterfront location, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey offers a desirable venue for weddings and events, with more than 30,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space. Whether visitors are seeking a few days of self-reflection, a relaxing beach weekend, an unforgettable wedding venue or a quintessential California dining experience, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey offers the perfect destination.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Lauren Lynch
    Communications Coordinator
    4375 Admiralty Way
    Marina del Rey, CA 90292
    Tel: (310) 574-4271
    Email: Email Contact