UPDATE: Ommmmg. Chef Bradley’s build your own amazing southeast Asian adventure menu for tomorrow night’s event just in… Chargrilled Chicken, Spicy Eggplant Summer Roll, Pork Belly Bahn Mi, plus fix-ins including noodle salad, white rice, butter lettuce, herb mix, bean sprouts, sweet chili sauce, nuoc mam (fish sauce,) crushed peanuts, and sliced cucumber. For dessert, Hedy’s Vietnamese cinnamon coffee bread pudding and goodie bags of candied chili peanuts.
August’s Second Saturday may have came and went, but you have two don’t-miss opportunities to nerd it up with (our) food and (others’) film next week, courtesy our friends and neighbors as follows:
Locust Projects, the Design District’s co-op for emerging artists, celebrates The Borsht Film Festival in @MGFD_MIA‘s private dining room (see brand-spanking-new photos I shot here of “The Gallery” if you haven’t been.) Dinner is served family-style including a selection of MGFD snacks, Pan Roasted “Poulet Rouge” Chicken, Grilled Skirt Steak, Wood Roasted Cauliflower with parsley sauce, Wood Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Cherry Almond Crostada, and wine service including Sauvignon Blanc, Simonnet-Febvre, St. Bris, Chablis 2010 and Malbec, Trapiche, Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina 2010. Monday, August 22, 6:30 p.m.; $90/person all inclusive. Call 305-573-5550 for reservations.
Like owners Kareem and Vivian say, sometimes things are so fun and feel so right that you just can’t stop doing them. Join us for our third OMG! Dinner & a Movie at Wynwood’s amazing art house theater, O, Cinema. Come hungry for a southeast Asian feast and see DRESSED, the story of Laotian-American designer Nary Manivong who defied homelessness to reach his ultimate dream, a show of his collection at New York Fashion Week. Visit o-cinema.org for tickets ASAP. They tend to sell out quick! Tuesday, August 23, 7:00 p.m; $38/person for dinner & a movie, $68/person for dinner & a movie + signed copy of MICHAEL’S GENUINE FOOD.