Ports of Call 
M
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xico

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010
6pm at The Silk Road - Upstairs Dining Room
$ 65.00 per person includes Dinner, Wine & Gratuity
For tickets, call
 541-0752






Join Chef Abe Risho, and Sous Chef Stacy Jo Moore for a tour por México
insipred by traditional 
Central American cuisine. Common foods such as a 
Street Vendor's Enchalada transformed 
with an fine-dining flair, followed by 
 exquisite blue cornmeal-crusted red snapper, and a sweet tamale 
with pineapple and raisins. Each course expertly matched with South American and Spanish wines. Viva la Mexico!

Menu:

Ensalada de Chayote
Crisp chayote (also known as pear squash), nopalitos (prickly pear cactus), sliced strawberries,
spiced almonds & Mexican farmers cheese in jalapeño vinaigrette

Chile Relleno
Pasilla peppers stuffed with braised pork, served in traditional walnut cream sauce

Vendedor Ambulante de Enchilada
Street Vendor's Enchalada: topped with huitlacoche, mushrooms, corn & cotija cheese;
accompanied by smoked black beans

Pargo Rojo
Blue cornmeal-crusted red snapper with avocado-lime compound butter,
over sautéed onions, cherry tomatoes & scallions

Cordero en Salsa Roja
Lamb shanks braised in red mole, with Oaxacan rice pilaf

Tamal de Piña
Caramelized pineapple & raisin-stuffed sweet tamale with passion fruit ice cream

Each course served with traditional accompaniments such as salsas, tortillas, pickled vegetables, cilantro & limes.