2016 Gala Gourmet Feast!

This year's For the Love of Chocolate Gala will go well beyond our usual sweet spectacle! Come prepared to feast on an extensive menu of Street Food-inspired fare presented by the Union League Club of Chicago and included in the $200 ticket price. Huge portions and delicious variety will keep you fueled for the party and ready to explore more flavors (savory and sweet) on every floor. The Street Food Feast will be served from 7 pm to midnight, leaving every sense satisfied from start to finish!

 

Soup Stations

Cream of Tomato Soup

Potato and Leek Soup

Mushroom Soup

Cauliflower with Cheddar Cheese

 

Mac & Cheese Stations

White Cheddar Mac & Cheese with Toppings

 BBQ Pulled Pork,

Shredded Beef Short Rib,

Broccoli and Cauliflower

 

“Steak”Frites Bar

Truffle Aioli, Cheese Sauce with Bacon;

Gravy and Cheese Curds, Beef Ragout with Parmesan Cheese

 

Taco Bar

Short Rib with Avocado and Queso Fresco

Pork Belly with Kimchi, Roasted Vegetables with Salsa Verde

 

Sliders

Portobello Mushroom, Buffalo Chicken with Blue Cheese,

Short Rib with Horseradish Aioli,

BBQ Pulled Pork

 

Salad

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Vegetables and Tomatoes,

Mixed Greens with Mozzarella Pearls and Grape Tomatoes,

 

Pimento Cheese Bar

Vegetable Sticks and Pretzel Rods

 

Skewer Bar

Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki on Pita

Chicken Yakitori with Soy Glaze

Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce

 

 

 

Guacamole Bar 

With Chips

With Watermelon and Strawberries

With Grilled Pineapple and Sliced Radishes

With Taquitos filled with Potato Carrot and Jalapeno

 

Pierogi Bar

Potato, Mushroom and Cabbage

Sautéed in Caramelized Onions and Served with Sour Cream

 

Connie’s Pizza

Deep Dish Cheese

Deep Dish Cheese and Sausage

Lou’s Vegetarian Squares