World Affairs Council of New Orleans (WACNO!)

There are two new amazing WACNO dining & socializing events on the horizon!

  • March 7, 2013 — PubNite at the Irish House!
  • March 21, 2013 — Dining Internationally at Rio Mar!
    • The specially prepared tasting menu will feature:
      Appetizers:

      • Empanadas “Ropas Viejas”
      • Bacalaitos (salt cod fritter)
      • Grilled Portuguese Octopus
      • Garlic Steamed Mussels w/ chorizo
      • Baked Oysters RioMar w/chorizo and spinach
      • Piquillo Peppers stuffed with shrimp and kale
      • Grilled Jumbo Shrimp  w/ patatas

      Entrées:

      • Lechon: Slow roasted pork, beans and rice, avocado, guava slaw and plantains
      • Grilled Gulf Fish of the Day Escabeche: Relish of onions, olives capers and peppers
      • Saffron Rice w/ Louisiana Gulf Shrimp: Spanish rice, garlic and shrimp stock
      • Louisiana Black Drum: Shrimp stuffed plantain, mirliton coconut relish and creole salsa
      • Grilled Hanger Steak: Over fried yuca, with vegetable of day and chimichurri

      Desserts

      • Flan
      • Guava
      • Cheesecake
      • Tres Leches de coco
      • Flourless Chocolate Cake

Read more here: World Affairs Council of New Orleans brings flavor to the discussion

See the full WACNO event calendar here: WACNO Events

~ nolafoodie

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