Sunday, December 7, 2014

Christmas at America Eats Tavern & Clementina at Jaleo

America Eats Tavern

From our friends at José Andres' ThinkFoodGroup...

Christmas at America Eats Tavern by José Andrés:
Open from 7 AM - 2:30 PM on Christmas Day, José AndrésAmerica Eats Tavern will feature their signature brunch offerings, a savory special, and a hands-on cookie buffet for an additional $12, including an assortment of their team's favorite holiday cookies, as well as a sugar-cookie decorating station. For those seeking a hearty Christmas favorite, José will feature a Roast Roseda Prime Rib, served with mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, cranberry Brussels sprouts and maple anchovy jus for $39.

Clementina at Jaleo:
This holiday season, Chef José Andrés will bring back the annual Clementina celebration at Jaleo, his award-winning tapas restaurant with three locations in the Washington DC metro area. The series will highlight the clementine, or the "Christmas orange" in a number of dishes. Harvested in Spain in the winter, Jaleo showcases the beloved ingredient in various specials such as a clementine salad, seared clementines with goat cheese, and various refreshing cocktails. The specials will run from Dec 15-28 at all three locations, but all Jaleos will be closed on Christmas Day.



Gazpacho de Clementinas con Vieras
Clementine Gazpacho with Scallops

Ensalada de Clementinas con Hinojo, Almendras, Olivas y
Clementine and Fennel Salad with Almonds, Olives and

Clementinas a Plancha con Cana de Cabra
Seared Clementines with Cana de Cabra Cheese

Ensalada de espárragos de Navarra y Clementinas
Navarra White Asparagus Salad with Clementines

Trigueros con Jugo de Clementinas y Queso Manchego
Green Asparagus with Clementine Juice and Manchego Cheese
Calamares a la Plancha con Alcachofas y Clementinas
Seared Fresh Calamari with Artichokes and Clementines

Pato con Clementinas
Duck Confit with Clementines

Vieiras con calabaza y clementinas
Seared scallops with butternut squash puree and clementines

Pato con clementines
Duck confit with clementines sauce and fresh clementines

Espuma de iogur con sorbete de clementines
Iogur espuma with clementine sorbet


Oh My Darling!
Santa Teresa Claro, Clementine syrup, Amontillado Sherry and Rose Water

Sunny Side
Brandy, Fresh Clementine Juice, Lemon Juice and Pedro Jimenez Sherry

Clementine 75
Clementine Juice, Gin, Simple Syrup and Lime Juice

Clementine Soda
Clementine Juice and Mint