Eat at the american hotel

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at the american hotel we love to eat the food we love…. local, fresh, seasonal with big flavours

click below to see our full seasonal menu

the menu items listed below are indicative only and may vary from the seasonal menus

LUNCH

      • LUNCH SNACKS + SMALLS

      • NACHOS {v}

        corn chips, guacamole, cheese sauce, jalapenos, picante, sour cream, coriander

        15.9
      • AMERICAN POON

        crispy bacon, cheese sauce, fries, gravy

        9.9
      • TEXAS FRIES

        beef chilli, jalapeno, sour cream, coriander, cheese sauce, fries

        12.9
      • MUSHROOM ARANCINI {v}

        3 items. romesco, watercress, parmesan, salsa verde

        15.7
      • CRISPY FRIED CHICKEN WINGETTES

        9 items. choice of sauces.. blue cheese OR hot chilli sauce OR jalapeno aioli

        14.7
      • DUCK SPRING ROLLS

        2 items. jerk spiced, pickled carrots, cucumber, lettuce, sweet chilli soy

        17.2
      • SMASHED AVOCADO {v}

        poached eggs, garlic bruschetta, onion, feta, tomato, mint, roasted pumpkin seeds

        17.7
      • LUNCH SALADS

      • BEEF + FRIED NOODLE SALAD {gf}

        seared beef, chickpea, roasted cashews, cucumber, bamboo, mint, pickled carrot, coriander, ginger lime soy
        half / full

        19.3 / 25.9
      • CRISPY PORK CHEEK {gf}

        twice cooked free range pork cheek, chilli caramel sauce, slaw, crispy shallots, coriander, jalapeno
        150g / 300g

        16.9 / 24.7
      • ANCIENT GRAINS {v}

        quinoa, crisp kale, pumpkin seeds, grapes, chick pea, roasted pumpkin, spring onion, harissa
        add 100g grilled chicken, pulled duck or pork for 3.5

        17.4
      • FRIED CALAMARI {gf}

        lemon crema, murray river salt, chilli flakes, spring onion
        200g / 400g

        16.9 / 24.7
      • SALMON CEVICHE {gf}

        tomato and basil saffron salsa, spanish onion, guacamole, shaved fennel , citrus dressing, confit chilli, parmesan

        21.4
      • LUNCH LARGER | SHARING

      • SPRING VEGETABLE GNOCCHI {v}

        spinach, onion jam, pepperonata, zucchini, peas, parmesan, watercress

        16.9 / 24.7
      • SEAFOOD LINGUINE

        prawns, mussels, calamari, fish, chilli, garlic, parmesan, gremolata

        22.0 / 32.5
      • FREE RANGE PORK RIBS

        Kansas style. Tomato + molasses glaze, dukkah carrots, roast potatoes, grilled corn
        500g

        32.7
      • CHICKEN BREAST

        roast corn, potato salad, charred asparagus, spring onion
        250g, crispy skin

        29.7
      • LUNCH SIDES

      • SAUTÉED GREENS

        garlic herb butter

        6.5
      • MAC N CHEESE

        crispy bacon bits

        6.5
      • GARDEN SALAD

        honey mustard

        6.5
      • CHARGRILLED CORN

        parmesan cheese

        6.5
      • STEAK FRIES

        housemade aioli

        8.9
      • LUNCH FLATBREAD + PIZZA

      • GRILLED FLAT BREAD + DIPS {v}

        coriander jalapeno pesto, labneh dukkah, babagounash

        13.7
      • ROASTED GARLIC + THYME PIZZA {v}

        confit garlic, fior di latte, parmesan, thyme, murray river salt

        12.7
      • TOMATO + CHEESE PIZZA {v}

        roasted tomato, napoli, cheese, fior di latte, salsa verde

        18.6
      • PULLED PORK + BOURBON BBQ PIZZA

        pulled pork, roasted onion, corn, pepperonata, bourbon bbq, rosemary salt

        19.3
      • GRILLED PRAWN + CHILLI PIZZA

        chopped capers, cherry tomatoes, spanish onion, gremolata, parmesan

        23.4
      • FLATBREAD + PIZZA ADDITIONALS

        chilli, garlic, olives, anchovies 2.0
        pulled pork, fried or grilled chicken 3.5
        gf base, grilled prawns 6.2

      • LUNCH BURGERS W FRIES

      • CHICKEN BURGER – SOUTHERN STYLE

        spicy fried crispy chicken, slaw, guacamole, dirty sauce

        20.9
      • CHEESE BURGER – DKO CLASSIC

        200g black angus pattie, caramelised onion, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickle, aioli

        21.3
      • LAMB BURGER

        tatziki, tomato, cucumber, salsa
        12 HOUR SLOW ROASTED

        20.7
      • BURGERS W FRIES ADDITIONALS

        BACON – 2.7
        CHILLI BEEF – 3.4
        BEEF PATTIE – 6.9

      • LUNCH SOFT TACOS

      • CRISPY ROAST DUCK

        roast duck, cucumber, crispy shallots, sweet chilli lime soy, coriander.
        3 items

        18.9
      • BBQ BOURBON PORK

        pulled pork, roasted onion, corn, pepperonata, bourbon bbq, rosemary salt.
        3 items

        18.6
      • CITRUS CURED SALMON

        salmon, cucumber, carrot, pickled onion, coriander, nam jim, toasted sesame.
        3 items

        21.6
      • LUNCH PUB CLASSICS

      • FISH N CHIPS

        house beer battered, tartare, mixed salad, lemon.
        150g / 300g

        17.9 / 25.3
      • CHICKEN PARMA

        panko crumbed, ham, napoli, mozzarella, chips, salad
        150g / 300g

        18.0 / 25.4
      • LUNCH KIDS

      • PASTA W CHEESE, NAPOLI {v}

        I NEED DESCRIPTION HERE!

        12.7
      • MAC N CHEESE {v}

        I NEED DESCRIPTION HERE!

        12.7
      • CALAMARI

        with fries + aioli

        12.7
      • BATTERED FISH

        with fries + aioli

        12.7
      • CHEESE BURGER

        with fries + aioli

        12.7
      • CHICKEN BURGER

        with fries + aioli

        12.7
      • LUNCH TOASTIES

      • CHEESE+TOMATO {V}

        roast tomato, fior di latte, basil pesto

        8.9
      • HAM, CHEESE+TOMATO

        classic ham, cheddar cheese, tomato

        9.3
      • EGG, BACON + CHEESE

        fried egg, crispy bacon, cheddar cheese

        8.9
      • LUNCH SWEETS

      • CHOCOLATE BROWNIE

        vanilla custard, caramel popcorn, roasted hazelnuts ,pretzel, smashed honeycomb

        13.2
      • LEMON TART

        house made sweet pastry, double cream, berry coulis, mint sugar

        13.2
      • KIDS VANILLA ICE CREAM

        2 scoops of vanilla ice cream with your choice of caramel popcorn, smashed honeycomb or berry compote

        7.4
      • LUNCH CHEESE + DELI

      • CHEESE PLATE {v}

        quince paste, muscatels, crackers, fresh fruit
        for one / for three

        14.7 / 25.6
      • DELI PLATE

        local + imported olives, crostini, sopresssa, bresaola , prosciutto
        for one / for three

        14.3 / 23.7
      • LUNCH WET STUFF

      • JUICES {v}

        apple juice, pineapple juice, tomato juice, orange juice, cranberry juice

        5.0
      • BANANARAMA SMOOTHIE {v}

        banana, yoghurt, honey, cinnamon, low fat milk, honeycomb, chia seeds

        9.0
      • SPRING BERRY SMOOTHIE {v}

        Spring berries, vanilla yoghurt, maple syrup, low fat milk

        9.0
      • MILKSHAKES {v}

        Chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, banana, blue heaven or caramel

        6.5
      • WET STUFF ADDITIONALS

        vanilla bean icecream

        2.0

DINNER

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      • GARLIC BREAD

        STONE BAKED SOURDOUGH COB, GARLIC BUTTER
        ADD MELTED MOZZARELLA 3.0

        12
      • FAT FRIES

        WITH MAYO, MURRAY RIVER SALT

        9
      • AMERICAN POUTINE

        AMERICAN POUTINE

        FAT FRIES, CHEESE SAUCE, GRAVY, CRISPY BACON DUST
        ADD SOUR CREAM 2 | JALAPENO 2 | SMOKED CHILLI BEEF 5

        13
      • PORK & PRAWN DUMPLING (3)

        STEAMED MIXTURE OF PORK, PRAWN, SPRING ONION, SESAME OIL, GARLIC, CORIANDER, SERVED WITH SLAW, NEPALESE ONION-TOMATO CHUTNEY

        15
      • SMOKED DUCK CROQUETTE (3)

        CHERRY WOOD SMOKED PULLED DUCK, POTATO,SERVED WITH ONION, SLAW, SWEET & SPICY PLUM RELISH

        15
      • FLATBREAD + DIPS

        GRILLED HOUSEMADE FLATBREAD, SMOKED SWEET POTATO & MISO, BEETROOT HUMMUS, COCONUT LABNEH, DUKKAH
        ADD FLATBREAD 6.0

        15
      • NACHOS

        BAKED CORN CHIPS, MELTED MOZZARELLA, CHEESE SAUCE, SALSA PICANTE, GUACAMOLE, JALAPENO, CORIANDER
        ADD SMOKED CHILLI BEEF 5

        16
      • AMERICAN CHICKEN WINGS 1⁄2 KG | 1 KG

        AMERICAN CHICKEN WINGS 1⁄2 KG | 1 KG

        OUR FAMOUS CITRUS BRINED, OFFSET SMOKED & CRISPY FRIED WITH YOUR CHOICE OF BLUE CHEESE, SPICY SWEET CHILLI SAUCE OR BBQ BOURBON SAUCE

        15 | 24
      • TASTING OF MEATS

        50GM PROSCIUTTO, 50GM BRESAOLA & 50GM SOPRESA.
        SERVED WITH APRICOT-MUSTARD RELISH, THYME CROSTINI, YOUR CHOICE OF ONE OR ALL THREE
        ADD OLIVES MARINATED IN ROSEMARY, CHILLI & GARLIC 6.0

        17 | 28
      • wintermenu-dinner-grilled-pizzas

      • TOMATO & BUFFALO MOZZARELLA

        SLOW ROASTED CHERRY TOMATO, CONFIT GARLIC BUTTER, BASIL, SHAW RIVER MOZZARELLA, THYME-MURRAY RIVER SALT, PARMIGIANO-REGGIANO

        16
      • 1⁄4 CAULIFLOWER & CHERMOULA PUMPKIN

        ROASTED CAULIFLOWER & PUMPKIN, ONION JAM, COCONUT LABNEH, SPINACH, CHERMOULA SPICE

        19
      • GRILLED PRAWN & MEREDITH FETA

        CAJUN SPICE TIGER PRAWNS, CHUNKY TOMATO SAUCE, SHAVED FENNEL, RED ONION, CRUMBLED FETA, MIZUNA, CORIANDER PESTO, CHILLI-LEMON SALT

        21
      • SALT BUSH LAMB & PEPPERONATA

        OAK SMOKED LAMB, CHUNKY TOMATO SAUCE, ROASTED CAPSICUM, GARLIC YOGHURT, TOMATO SALSA, MIZUNA, GREEK OREGANO SALT, GREMOLATA

        21
      • ADD MEAT TO ANY PIZZA

        GRILLED ADOBO CHICKEN | SMOKED PULLED PORK | SMOKED PULLED BRISKET | GF PIZZA BASE

        7
      • wintermenu-dinner-soups-starters-salads

      • CHICKEN & PORK GUMBO SOUP

        CREOLE SPICED CHICKEN THIGH, SMOKED PORK & FENNEL SAUSAGE, OKRA, ONION, CELERY, CAPSICUM, GARLIC BREAD, GREMOLATA

        12
      • CRUNCHY PORK BELLY

        CREOLE SPICED TWICE COOKED PORK, PICKLED APPLE & JICAMA SLAW, MIZUNA, CHILLI-CARAMEL SAUCE, CRISPY SHALLOTS, CORIANDER

        18 | 30
      • CHILLI-LEMON PEPPER FRIED CALAMARI

        CHILLI-LEMON PEPPER FRIED CALAMARI

        CHILLI FLAKE SALT, LEMON CREMA, MIZUNA & SPRING ONION TOSSED IN RED WINE DRESSING, LEMON CHEEK

        18 | 27
      • ANCIENT GRAINS SALAD

        QUINOA, LENTIL, WILD BLACK RICE, ROASTED PUMPKIN, CHILLI ROASTED CAULIFLOWER, BLACKENED BROCCOLI, CHICK PEA, DEHYDRATED GRAPES, MINT, MIZUNA, HARISSA, ROASTED PEPITAS

        20
      • SMASHED AVOCADO & FETA

        SMASHED AVOCADO & FETA

        GARLIC STONE GRILLED SOURDOUGH, POACHED EGG, ROMESCO SAUCE, SALAD OF MIZUNA & RED ONION IN RED WINE DRESSING, LEMON CHEEK, ROASTED PEPITAS

        18
      • CURED TROUT & NOODLE SALAD

        RICE NOODLE, PICKLED CUCUMBER, RED ONION, SPRING ONION, BEAN SHOOTS, CORIANDER, YUZU-MISO DRESSING

        15
      • SMOKED CHICKEN & AVOCADO SALAD

        TOMATO, CORN, ONION, FETA, CAPSICUM, LIME-CHILLI DRESSNG

        15
      • QUINOA & VEGGIES SALAD

        QUINOA, ROASTED PUMPKIN, BROCCOLI, CAULIFLOWER, CARROT, CHICKPEAS, DILL YOGHURT, HARISSA, SPINACH

        10
      • wintermenu-dinner-burgers-tacos

      • SOFT TACOS - SMOKED BEEF BRISKET (3)

        SALT + PEPPER RUB PULLED 20 BRISKET, GUACAMOLE, SALSA PICANTE, SLAW, CHIMICHURRI, CORIANDER

        20
      • SOFT TACOS- SMOKED PULLED PORK (3)

        APPLE WOOD SMOKED PULLED SHOULDER, PICKLED APPLE & JICAMA, SLAW, ONION, BBQ BOURBON SAUCE

        20
      • WAGYU CHEESE BURGER- DKO CLASSIC

        ONION JAM, CHEDDAR, TOMATO RELISH, COS LETTUCE, NY BROOKLYN PICKLE, MAYO, BRIOCHE BUN, FAT FRIES

        19
      • GRILLED ADOBO CHICKEN BURGER

        ADOBO MARINATED CHICKEN THIGH, SLAW, SALSA OF SMOKED PINEAPPLE, AVOCADO, LIME, ONION & CORIANDER, MANGO-CHILI AIOLI, BRIOCHE BUN, FAT FRIES

        19
      • ADD TO ANY BURGER

        BEEF PATTIE 7 | SMOKED CHILLI BEEF 5 | HOUSEMADE SMOKED MAPLE BACON 5 | ADOBO CHICKEN 7 | SMOKED PULLED PORK 7

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      • FISH & CHIPS

        HOUSE BATTERED FISH, FAT FRIES, TARTARE SAUCE, MESCULIN, . . 17 | 25 CUCUMBER & RED ONION SALAD, LEMON CHEEK

        17 | 25
      • CHICKEN PARMIGIANA

        PANKO CRUMBED SCHNITZEL, CHUNKY TOMATO SAUCE, 24 HAM, MOZZARELLA, FAT FRIES, MESCULIN, CUCUMBER & RED ONION SALAD

        24
      • SMOKED PORK & FENNEL SAUSAGE

        PARIS MASH, BALSAMIC ONION JAM, HOUSEMADE GRAVY

        16 | 26
      • SEAFOOD LINGUINE

        SEAFOOD LINGUINE

        MUSSEL, PRAWN, FISH, SQUID, CHILI-GARLIC CONFIT, PARSLEY, DILL, LINGUINE, WHITE WHINE GLAZE, PARMESAN, CITRUS GREMOLATA

        23 | 33
      • WILD MUSHROOM GNOCCHI

        WILD MUSHROOM GNOCCHI

        HOUSEMADE GNOCCHI, MUSHROOMS, ROASTED BEETROOT, SPINACH, PARMESAN-THYME CREAM, MUSHROOM DUST

        19 | 28
      • wintermenu-dinner-smoker-grill

      • OFF SET SMOKED

        ALL SERVED WITH SMOOTH GRITS & STEAMED GREENS

      • CHERRY WOOD SMOKED DEBONED 1⁄2 DUCK

        CRISPY SHALLOTS, CHERRY-BOURBON SAUCE, CORIANDER

        42
      • PECAN SMOKED SALT BUSH LAMB 200 GM

        GREMOLATA, DILL YOGHURT, ONION & ROSEMARY SAUCE

        32
      • APPLEWOOD SMOKED BABY BACK PORK RIBS 350 GM

        PICKLE, PICKLED ONION, CHILLI-MAPLE GLAZE, CORIANDER

        35
      • ORANGE SMOKED DEBONED 1⁄2 CHICKEN

        PICKLED ONION, THYME SMOKED BUTTER GRAVY, CORIANDER

        30
      • EYE FILLET 250 GM

        MURRAY PURE | VIC

        48
      • SCOTCH FILLET 300 GM

        MURRAY PURE | VIC

        38
      • RUMP 300 GM

        WAGYU MS5-7 | VIC

        36
      • AMERICAN CHAR GRILL

        STEAKS GRILLED TO YOUR LIKING
        SERVED WITH ROASTED MUSHROOM, STEAMED GREENS, CHATS, CHOICE OF RED WINE JUS, HOUSEMADE GRAVY, TRI PEPPERCORN SAUCE, GARLIC HERB BUTTER OR CHIMICHURRI
        ADD SAUCE 2.5

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      • STEAMED GREENS

        GARLIC HERB BUTTER

        6.5
      • PARIS MASH

        MASHED POTATO, BUTTER

        6.5
      • GRILLED CORN

        BUTTER, PARMESAN CHEESE

        6.5
      • MAC N CHEESE

        AMERICAN CHEESE SAUCE, MACARONI, CRISPY BACON DUST

        6.5
      • GARDEN SALAD

        MESCULIN, CUCUMBER, ONION, TOMATO, RED WINE DRESSING

        6.5
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      • FRIED APPLE PIE

        TOFFEE-BOURBON SAUCE, VANILLA ICE CREAM, CINNAMON SUGAR

        12
      • CARAMELISED BANANA SPLIT

        DEHYDRATED BROWNIE, BUTTERSCOTCH SAUCE, 12 CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM, HONEY COMB

        12
      • MINI DOUGHNUTS

        WARM DOUGHNUTS, VANILLA ICE CREAM, WHITE CHOCOLATE 12 CARAMEL SAUCE, CARAMELISED PISTACHIO

        12
      • PINEAPPLE TARTE TATIN

        SPICED POACHED PINEAPPLE, CARAMEL SAUCE, LIME SORBET

        13
      • OATS & FRUIT SALAD

        POACHED APPLE, PEAR, RHUBARB, TOASTED OATS, CAMEL YOGHURT

        12
      • TASTING OF SWEETS

        MACAROONS, CHOCOLATE BROWNIE TRUFFLE, TURKISH DELIGHT, MADELINE, SALTED CARAMEL ICE CREAM

        15
      • TASTING OF CHEESE

        50G OF BRIE (FRANCE), COMTE (FRANCE) OR SMOKEY BLUE (USA), QUINCE PASTE, MUSCATELS, FRUIT, CRACKERS

        15 | 30
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      • HAM, CHEESE & TOMATO

        HAM, CHEDDAR CHEESE, TOMATO, BUTTER

        12
      • EGG, BACON & CHEESE

        FRIED EGG, HOUSE SMOKED MAPLE BACON, CHEDDAR CHEESE

        12
      • MUSHROOM, FETA & SPINACH

        ROASTED MUSHROOM, FETA, SPINACH, BASIL PESTO

        12
      • ADD FRIES

        TO ANY TOASTIE FROM 11:30

        4.5
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      • KIDS CHEESE BURGER

        KIDS CHEESE BURGER

        BEEF PATTIE, CHEDDAR, AIOLI, BRIOCHE BUN, FAT FRIES

        14
      • KIDS CALAMARI

        FRIED CALAMARI, AIOLI, LEMON CHEEK, FAT FRIES

        13
      • KIDS FISH & CHIPS

        BATTERED FISH FILLET, AIOLI, LEMON CHEEK, FAT FRIES

        13
      • KIDS PASTA TOMATO

        LINGUINE PASTA, CHUNKY TOMATO SAUCE, PARMESAN

        12
      • wintermenu-dinner-deli-slices

      • THE AMERICAN DELI

        SEE CHEF'S SELECTION OF CAKES + SLICES ON DISPLAY ALONG WITH A GREAT SELECTION OF LOCAL + IMPORTED CHEESE

      • COFFEE DEAL

        ADD YOUR CHOICE OF A MUFFIN, TARTLET OR SLICES

        6
      • MUFFIN

        FRESHLY BAKED ASSORTED MUFFIN

        4
      • CHOC CHIP COOKIE

        SOFT & CHEWY

        3
      • ANZAC BISCUIT

        GOLDEN SYRUP CUSTARD

        3
      • LEMON TARTLET

        3
      • ROCKY ROAD

        3
      • CHOCOLATE BROWNIE

        3

BAR

      • BAR SNACKS + SMALLS

      • GRILLED FLAT BREAD + DIPS {v}

        coriander jalapeno pesto, labneh dukkah, babagounash

        13.7
      • NACHOS {v}

        corn chips, guacamole, cheese sauce, jalapenos, picante, sour cream, coriander

        15.9
      • AMERICAN POON

        crispy bacon, cheese sauce, fries, gravy

        9.9
      • TEXAS FRIES

        beef chilli, jalapeno, sour cream, coriander, cheese sauce, fries

        12.9
      • MUSHROOM ARANCINI {v}

        3 items. romesco, watercress, parmesan, salsa verde

        15.7
      • CRISPY FRIED CHICKEN WINGETTES

        9 items. choice of sauces.. blue cheese OR hot chilli sauce OR jalapeno aioli

        14.7
      • CHEESE PLATE {v}

        quince paste, muscatels, crackers, fresh fruit
        for one / for three

        14.7 / 25.6
      • DELI PLATE

        local + imported olives, crostini, sopresssa, bresaola , prosciutto
        for one / for three

        14.3 / 23.7
      • FRIED CALAMARI {gf}

        lemon crema, murray river salt, chilli flakes, spring onion
        200g / 400g

        16.9 / 24.7
      • POTATO FRIES

        steak fries, aioli

        8.9
      • ADDITIONALS

        Chilli Beef for 3.4
        Gravy for 1.5

      • SAMPLE GRILLED PIZZA

      • ROASTED GARLIC + THYME PIZZA {v}

        confit garlic, fior di latte, parmesan, thyme, murray river salt

        12.7
      • TOMATO + CHEESE PIZZA {v}

        roasted tomato, napoli, cheese, fior di latte, salsa verde

        18.6
      • PULLED PORK + BOURBON BBQ PIZZA

        pulled pork, roasted onion, corn, pepperonata, bourbon bbq, rosemary salt

        19.3
      • GRILLED PRAWN + CHILLI PIZZA

        chopped capers, cherry tomatoes, spanish onion, gremolata, parmesan

        23.4
      • BAR TOASTIES

      • CHEESE+TOMATO {V}

        roast tomato, fior di latte, basil pesto

        8.9
      • HAM, CHEESE+TOMATO

        classic ham, cheddar cheese, tomato

        9.3
      • EGG, BACON + CHEESE

        fried egg, crispy bacon, cheddar cheese

        8.9
      • ADDITIONALS

        chips

        2.5
      • BAR SWEET STUFF

      • CHOCOLATE BROWNIE {gf}

        berry compote, roasted hazelnuts, cream

        7.9
      • LEMON TART

        house sweet pastry, double cream, mint

        8.4
      • HOUSE MUFFINS

        assorted flavours baked daily

        5.5
      • BANANA WALNUT BREAD

        served toasted
        + lemon curd OR berry coulis 2.5

        6.9

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