Long Table: Sit Down Dinner & Wine & Music for 300! 8/22/15
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The annual Long Table is a Playhouse District celebration of community with a sit down dinner for 300 of our friends, customers and neighbors on a summer evening under the shaded canopy of Green Street. A four-course meal is served featuring a series of delectable dishes prepared by Playhouse District restaurants. Your choice of one entrée:
Beef Main Entrée: Braised Boneless Short Rib over a nest of creamy herbed polenta brandy bordelaise sauce served with baked globe tomato filled with diced summer vegetables and fresh grilled asparagus.
Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine
Fish Main Entrée: Misoyaki butterfish with sizzling soy vinaigrette with baby bok choy and furikake rice.
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Chicken Main Entrée: Mary Roasted Chicken, a rosemary, garlic pepper, soy sauce and olive oil marinated chicken, brined for 5 hours, roasted with baby potatoes, served with sautéed garlic broccolini.
Le Cordon Bleu Los Angeles
Vegetarian Main Entrée: Summer Vegetable Tacos with black bean puree, mini patty pan squash, mini zucchini, fresh peas, and squashblossom. Served with roasted summer corn salad and avocado crema.
The summer culinary celebration also features these Playhouse District restaurants:
Appetizer: Mini crab cakes with apple herb slaw (A non-fish option will be available for guests who select a Vegetarian entrée).
Salad: Cold Soba Noodles with crisp kale & fresh shiso, served with a homemade sesame soy vinaigrette.
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Dessert: Deliciously moist and flavorful Lemon Cupcake topped with rich and creamy raspberry frosting.
Special wine menu selected for the dinner.
Wine & Cheese Reception
Enjoy a pre-dinner Artisan wine and cheese reception from 5pm to 6pm.
Enjoy the sounds of the jazz Sweet Note Quartet from redwhite+bluezz.
“Opposites Attract”: California Chardonnay & German Riesling: Sat., July 25
California Chardonnay &
Sat., July 25, 5-7pm
$20–10 high end wines worth $400
Taste outstanding versions of what some consider mortal (or liquid) enemies: The rich, voluptuous character of powerful Cali Chards, and the precise, laser-beam acidity and light sweetness of German Riesling…Together at last!
There will also be KILLER deals on the purchase of these wines. Get your Riesling fix for your fried, salty, spicy foods, and Chardonnay for those rich dishes and grilled chicken & fish. Either way, both work extremely well with patio dining during the summer. Huge Discounts on the wines:
-En Route, Russian River “Brumeux”
-Huge Bear, Sonoma County
-Far Niente, Napa Valley
-Brewer Clifton, Sta. Rita Hills
-Knights Bridge, “West Block” Knights Valley
-Barth Charta, Rheingau
-A.J. Adam Hofberg Kabinett, Mosel
-J.J. Prum Graacher Himmelreich Auslese, Mosel
-Schonborn Macrobrun Spatlese, Rheingau
-Blees-Ferber Trittenheimer Apoteke Spatlese, Mosel
Food Truck/Music Listing for Thursdays on El Molino–Every Thurs. 6-10pm
Thursday Night Block Party on El Molino:
Food Trucks and Music and Wine every Thursday until Thanksgiving! Get your food at the trucks parked outside and bring it in and pair with a great glass or flight of wine! Guitar music and the like 6-8pm in the store, and then Latin Jazz and other vibes in the alley from 8-10pm. Get out of the house and enjoy the summer in your neighborhood with friends!
06/18 – Jogasaki Burrito, India Jones; Jo LoPicollo Classical guitar/Jazz
06/25 – Grilled Cheese, Lobos Truck; Gerardo on Jazz/Flamenco guitar
07/02 – Crepe n Around, Slammin Sliders; Rick Sonder on Autoharp
07/09 – Son of a Bun, Lobsta; Skip Heller Root/Rockabilly guitar
07/16 – Belly Bomz, Romolos Cuisine; Ruben Ramos on Jazz/Flamenco guitar
07/23 – Lobos Truck, Jogasaki Burrito; Jo LoPicollo Classical guitar/Jazz
07/30 – Crepe n Around, India Jones; Music TBA
08/06 – Hungry Nomad, Slammin Sliders; Skip Heller Root/Rockabilly guitar
08/13 – Grilled Cheese, Lobsta; Rick Sonder on Autoharp
08/20 – KOGI, Lobos Truck; Gerardo on Flamenco/Jazz guitar
08/27 – Jogasaki Burrito, India Jones; Music TBA
09/03 – Crepe n Around, Slammin Sliders; Ruben Ramos on Jazz/Flamenco guitar
09/10 – Grilled Cheese, Lobsta; Skip Heller Roots/Rockabilly guitar
09/17 – Romolos Cuisine, KOGI; Jo LoPicollo Classical guitar/Jazz
09/24 – Belly Bomz, Jogasaki Burrito; Rick Sonder on Autoharp!
10/01 – Son of a Bun, Lobos Truck; Music TBA
10/08 – Grilled Cheese, Slammin Sliders; Ruben Ramos on Jazz/Flamenco guitar
10/15 – Hungry Nomad, India Jones; Jo LoPicollo Classical guitar/Jazz
10/22 – Lobsta, Jogasaki Burrito; Rick Sonder on Autoharp!
10/29 – Romolos Cuisine, Son of a Bun; Music TBA
11/05 – Crepe n Around, Belly Bomz; Rick Sonder on Autoharp!
11/12 – Hungry Nomad, Lobos Truck; Skip Heller Roots/Rockabilly guitar
11/19 – Jogas; Jo LoPicollo Classical guitar/Jazz
FRIDAY NIGHT BLIND: Guess the Wines and the tasting’s FREE!
NEW!!! Weekly BLIND TASTING contest:
“FRIDAY NIGHT BLIND”
Yes, come blind taste as many classic wines as you can muster (4 for $20). If you guess the grape correctly in 3 out of 4 your tasting is FREE!
Get all 4 right and you also win a Monopole TEE-SHIRT, and get your name on our WALL OF FAME! Don’t look anywhere else to taste wine. Come to Monopole and taste BLIND!
Come by on Fridays and challenge your palate!