In-PersonArts District, Los Angeles Downtown


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BYOW,Available for purchase
Banquet (20+ Guests)
This 5-course benefit dinner is inspired by the flavors of La Cocina Criolla, traditional Puerto Rican cuisine. It'll be prepared by World Central Kitchen's #ChefsForPuertoRico including Food Network Stars Simon Majumdar, Monti Carlo, and Manouschka Guerrier as well as Executive Chefs Vanessa Torellas and Hilary Henderson. 100% of ticket sales will be donated to Chef Jose Andres and World Central Kitchen, who are serving tens of thousands of meals a day to Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico.

Menu detail

Oxtail stuffed Sorrullo by Monti Carlo
Small Plate
Crispy cigar shaped cornmeal fritter stuffed with sweet and savory oxtail picadillo. Prepared by Monti Carlo, Puerto Rican Chef and Food Network TV Personality.
Gambas al Pil Pil by Simon Majumdar
Shrimp cooked with garlic, chili, paprika, and parsley. Served family style in cast iron skillets with a crusty baguette. Prepared by Simon Majumdar, Author and Food Network TV Personality
Chicharron-Crusted Cod with Pigeon Pea Risotto & Cilantro Foam by Hilary Henderson
Pork crackling encrusted cod served with velvety pigeon pea risotto & cilantro foam. Prepared by Hilary Henderson, Chef de Cuisine of CUT by Wolfgang Puck.
Mofonguitos stuffed with Braised Short Rib with Sofrito Sauce by Vanessa Torrellas
Mashed green plantain stuffed with braised short ribs and topped with a tomato-based sauce. Prepared by Vanessa Torrellas, Executive Chef of Blue Flame Cafe.
Guava & Cheese Bread Pudding with Coquito Ice Cream by Manouschka Guerrier
Luscious bread pudding layered with tangy guava and buttery white cheese served with coconut eggnog ice cream. Prepared by Manouschka Guerrier, Food Network TV Chef and CEO of Single Serving,


#ChefsForPuertoRico Donation
Red & White Wine with dinner plus a Rum Cocktail
#ChefsForPuertoRico Donation
#ChefsForPuertoRico Donation
#ChefsForPuertoRico Donation


In-PersonArts District, Los Angeles Downtown
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