Thursday, October 23, 2008

Café Atlantico Hosts: Girls' Night Out- Oct 28th

All month long, Cafe Atlantico has been helping to raise funds in the fight against breast cancer while celebrating the contributions of women in the culinary and wine worlds. Throughout the month of October, they've been featuring a special fundraising cocktail and next week's 2nd Annual Girls' Night Out wine dinner will mark the culmination of their efforts.

If you've been to Cafe Atlantico, you know it's going to be a great meal. Just add that to a very worthy cause and you are sure to have a wonderful Girls' Night Out! So call up the ladies, put on your best pink attire, and bring your appetite.

Girl’s Night Out Wine Dinner
Tuesday, October 28th
$135 per person (not including tax and gratuity)

Cafe Atlantico
405 8th Street, NW
between D and E Streets

Event Details from Cafe Atlantico: Guests will celebrate an evening of women tastemakers featuring a five-course menu created by Executive Chef Cutrino and paired with wines from female winemakers selected by beverage director Jill Zimorski. Menu highlights include oyster with apple, red snapper ceviche with citrus, seared cigalas with vanilla and roasted nuts and duck breast, foie gras and red fruit. To complement the menu, wine from female winemakers such as Luisa Ponzi, Laura Catena and Merry Edwards will be featured.

Guests of this special evening will receive a special limited edition Riedel Pink “O” Stemless Glass. Riedel is donating 15% of all proceeds from sales of these glasses to the Living Beyond Breast Cancer Foundation.

Seating is limited and reservations can be made by contacting Cafe Atlantico at (202) 393-0812.

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