$69 includes 8 small plates, and 3 glasses of wine.
All proceeds benefit Little Italy Neighborhood Association
Little Italy Neighborhood Association’s (LINA) second Progressive Dinner Event will focus on fresh, inventive dishes without the gluten and heavy carbs that are commonly associated with Italian cuisine. Diners will enjoy 2 small plates and wine pairings at each of the 3 participating restaurants. Assorted desserts will be served in D’Alessandro Park, where participants will also have the chance to play Bocce Ball.
Restaurants include: Germano's PIATTINI, La Tavola & Angeli's Pizzeria.
Desserts donated by Joe Benny’s, Osteria Da Amedeo, Amicci’s & Vaccaro’s.
Menu is pre-fixed - substitutions not guaranteed!
Please contact us if you have any questions!
Food Tour Agenda and Menu:
Peperone Ripieno - Cubanelle pepper, ricotta, asiago white balsamic reduction (v,gf)
Carciofi alla Griglia - Grilled long stem artichokes marinated in EVOO, fresh herbs, citrus zest (v,gf)
*Diners have the choice of 2 meat or 2 vegetarian dishes
Fichi Griglia e Proscuitto - Grilled figs wrapped in prosciutto, finished with a balsamic reduction (gf)
Insalata Porchetta e Pere - House-smoked Porchetta salad, arugula, pear, and pistachio pecorino cheese in a lemon vinaigrette (gf)
Carpaccio di Bietole - Rich and peppery arugula mixed with fresh beets, walnuts, slices of Parmigiano Reggiano, combined with zesty house made lemon dressing (v,gf)
Mozzarella Fresca - Buffalo Mozzarella accompanied by roasted peppers, juicy tomato & savory basil vinaigrette dressing (v,gf)
*Served family style:
Portobello Mushrooms - Fresh spinach and portobello mushrooms sautéed in a spicy cream sauce (v,gf)
A selection of Cauliflower-crust pizzas:
Margherita - Light marinara sauce, fresh mozzarella, shredded Parmesan, fresh basil and roasted cherry tomatoes (v,gf)
Diavalo Chicken - Spicy smoked tomato sauce, mozzarella, marinated chicken breast, caramelized onions and pancetta (gf)
Della Carne - Marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, capicola, pepperoni, Italian sausage, pancetta (gf)
DESSERT - Assorted desserts will be offered at the Bocce ball courts, including:
Chocolate Almond croccantini cookies (v, gf) - donated by Vaccaro's
Pistachio Cream Puffs (v) - donated by Joe Benny's
Cannolis (v) - donated by Amicci's
Tiramisu (v) - donated by Amedeo's
(v) Vegetarian, (gf) Gluten-free