Wilmington may be small but it’s not lacking culinary talent.  Can you believe that we have not one but two famous reality show Chefs living in our neighborhood?  How would you like the opportunity to experience a meal from Fox Master Chef Jennifer Behm & The Food Network’s Chopped Chef Julio Lazzarrini?  Well, here’s your opportunity!  For Jennifer’s first public dining event she is partnering with Julio to create a 7 course meal with wine pairings to entice all your senses.
The dinner is taking place on January 24th @ Chef Julio’s restaurant, Orilla’s Tapas Bar and Restaurant,  on Market St. There are only 50 tickets available, so act fast @ $120 per person including gratuity they are selling out fast.  Please email [email protected].com with your name, number of tickets, and contact info. You must purchase tickets in advance and there will be no refunds.
Check out the menu….

Event starts promptly at 6:30 pm with Bubbly
Dinner seating at 7pm
7 courses with wine pairing (Wines announced soon)

1st Course Snapper & Conch ceviche
Pink snapper, diced conch, mandarin orange, red bell pepper, grape tomatoes, and crispy plantains

2nd Course
watercress salad and belgian endives, goat cheese, toasted pumpkin seeds, calabaza puree, and sherry vinaigrette

3rd course Sopa de Frijoles negros
Classic cuban black bean soup served with crispy rice croquettes

4th Course Foie gras & Jamon
Pineapple Carpaccio, serrano ham, baby frisee, black truffle champagne vinaigrette

5th Course Lobster risotto
Maine Lobster risotto served with pickled celery salad & tobiko

6th Course Costillas Braseadas
Braised boneless short ribs served with parsnip puree & thyme jus.

7th Course Sabayon & Berries
Champagne sabayon served with marinated fresh berries served in a tuile.

We will also be serving Red & White Sangria for 1 hour after dinner while you have the opportunity to mingle with Master Chef Jennifer Behm & Chef Julio Lazzarini.

This is Jennifer’s first public dining event, you don’t want to miss it!!