Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Celebrate National Fried Chicken Day and Bastille Day with Central Michel Richard

Central Michel Richard will offer a special family-style Fried Chicken Dinner in honor of National Fried Chicken Day on July 6

From our friends at Central Michel Richard...

Downtown DC’s favorite American restaurant with a French twist, Central Michel Richard (1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW) has plenty to celebrate this summer with National Fried Chicken Day and Bastille Day next month!

National Fried Chicken Day is on Thursday, July 6 and Central’s $100 family-style Fried Chicken Dinner serves up to five people and comes with four chicken breasts, four chicken legs and eight nuggets, along with sides of mashed potatoes, watercress salad and mustard sauce. For dessert, choose from two ice cream or sorbet flavors: vanilla, chocolate, coconut or mango. Cocktail lovers can sip a Summer Sweet Tea for $14, made with peach infused buffalo trace bourbon, peach shrub, black sweet tea, mint and lemon.

To celebrate Bastille Day, Central will kick off its weeklong celebration of festive food and wine pairings on Tuesday, July 11 (see below.) In honor of the holiday, Central will end the week with a special three-course menu for $48 with optional French wine pairings for an additional $24, available Friday and Saturday, July 14-15. The prix fixe menu includes gougères and fricassé d’escargots in the appetizer course, a lamb chop, piperade, baby kale & yogurt cumin sauce entree and Paris-Brest for dessert.

Tuesday, July 11
Faux Gras & Country Pate ($16) and Riesling, Sipp Mack, Tradition
Alsace, France 2015 

Wednesday, July 12
Grilled Loup de Mer, Heirloom Tomato ($32) and Grolleau Gris Rose Domaine Des Herbauges
Loire, France 2016 

Thursday, July 13
Duck Leg Confit, Herb Spaetzle ($27) and Grenache, Syrah, Carignan, Chateau St. Louis
Corbières, France 2015 

Central Michel Richard is a James Beard Award-winning American bistro with a French twist, located in the heart of downtown DC at the corner of 11th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. Named for its “central” downtown location, Central is just steps away from the National Mall, Smithsonian Museums, Verizon Center,  galleries, and  downtown theatres. Central is crafted with Chef Michel Richard’s lively, jovial style of delicious food. Central is located at 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. For more information about Central, visit www.centralmichelrichard.com or call (202) 626-0015