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Con' Olio Oils & Vinegars/Fonda San Miguel Olive Oil Dinner
Saturday, August 25, 2012 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT)
Join us for a very special dinner at Fonda San Miguel featuring Con’ Olio Oils & Vinegars extra virgin olive oils. This dinner will showcase Fonda’s exquisite plates and how fresh extra virgin olive oils make the difference in each entree. Author, Tom Mueller will also be in attendance to discuss his book "Extra Virginity: The Sublime & Scandalous World of Olive Oil" and his work against fraudulent olive oil.
Dinner will begin at 7:30pm on Saturday August 25th at 2330 W. North Loop
Ceviche las brisas– white fish marinated in lime juice finished w/ Arbequina EVOO
Ceviche de Langosta y Mango– Lobster marinated in freshly squeezed citrus & mango juice & topped with mango salsa & avocado. Finished w/ Blood Orange EVOO
Ensalada (mango, radish, cucumber, carrot, strawberries) – Raspberry or Strawberry Vinegar with Chemlali EVOO
Pescado Veracruzano-Broiled fish fillet in the traditional Vera Cruz tomato sauce, capers, onions, & Spanish Olives. Finished with Coratina/Frantoio EVOO
Churros-pan fried in EVOO and served with a chocolate ganache sauce
Dinner includes 4 courses, 2 glasses of wine, tax, gratuity and fun!
Complimentary valet parking available
When & Where
Fonda San Miguel & Con' Olio Oils & Vinegars
Fonda San Miguel, which opened in 1975, is recognized as one of the finest interior Mexican restaurants in the country. It features classic regional Mexican cuisine prepared with authentic recipes and numerous ingredients from the restaurant’s on-site organic garden. Exciting specials are offered nightly. It offers a unique dining experience that should not be missed by visitors to Austin.
Con' Olio is Austin's first and only olive oil and balsamic vinegar retail store and tasting bar. Con' Olio imports the freshest and finest oils and vinegars from all over the world. You can sample a wide variety of flavored oils and vinegars straight from the taps of stainless steel fusti containers. They then custom fill bottles of the oils and vinegars you just tasted, enabling a very unique experience that no other store in Austin, TX can offer. All of Con' Olio extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars are chemically tested to ensure authenticity. No additives, no chemicals and no preservatives.