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Red and White Wine Dinner

Culture & Science

Red and White Wine Dinner

Américas River Oaks
2040 West Gray
Houston, TX 77019

Thursday, February 8, 2018

This event is sold out.


Menu*

Upon arrival, guests will be greeted with these delectable canapes:

Angel Wings

Angel Wings
Ethereally light chicken wings, habanero papaya, blue cheese sauce

Empanaditas

Empanaditas
Flaky golden-brown savory Latin pastries

Caprese Pipette

Caprese Pipette
Peeled teardrop tomato, basil, baby bella mozzarella

Lobster Corn Dogs

First Course paired with Segura Viudas, Cava
Lobster Corn Dogs
House-made lobster sausage, carnival style corndog batter, lemon chardonnay aioli
Vuelve a la Vida
Shellfish lime soup with lobster, shrimp and mussels, grape tomato, red onion, tarragon and grilled rustic bread

Ahi Tuna Ceviche

Second Course paired with Cordua 'Ave,' Sauvignon Blanc
Ahi Tuna Ceviche
Coconut, crispy onion, peanut, jalapeno, cilantro

Fresh Corn Tamale

Third Course paired with Moshin, Pinot Noir
Fresh Corn Tamale
Pulled pork carnitas, black bean-guajillo mole, queso fresco

Smoked Lamb Lollichops

Fourth Course paired with Angulo Inocenti, Malbec
Smoked Lamb Lollichops
Grilled smoked baby lamb chops, panca chili, yucca fries

The Churrasco

Fifth Course paired with Drumheller, Cabernet Sauvignon
The Churrasco
Américas signature center cut beef tenderloin, chimichurri seasoned, and chargrilled with fingerling potato, grilled vegetables and béarnaise sauce

Tres Leches

Sixth Course - Family Style Dessert Minis
Tres Leches

Delirio de Chocolate

Delirio de Chocolate

Tequila Bread Pudding

Tequila Bread Pudding

Alfajores

Alfajores


*For guests with special dietary needs (vegetarian, no beef, etc.), please email Hillary Norwood at henorwoo@central.uh.edu to obtain alternative menu options.