Join us under the BIG tent at Milwaukee's 9th annual BIG Taste and Festa Fireworks Viewing Party Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Pier Wisconsin on Milwaukee's lakefront. Milwaukee's top chefs will once again be dishing out their most popular culinary creations for you to indulge in.
Guests will enjoy all-inclusive food from Milwaukee's hottest restaurants ... all while enjoying a front row seat and spectacular views of Festa's finale fireworks from Pier Wisconsin's lakefront terrace.
*2015 Restaurant Stations & Menus: * Please note these are the menus from 2015 event.
Harbor House:ServingNew England Clam Chowder + Smoked Trout Rillettes with Pickled red onions
Jimmy's Island Grill:Serving Caribbean Shrimp with Jamaican Kale Slaw and Mango Salsa,Caribbean jerk marinated shrimp on kale and black bean slaw with lime cilantro dressing. Topped with a fresh mango salsa. Also serving: Tuna Sashimi with Pickled Ginger Vegetable Stir Fry: Seared Ahi tuna seasoned with oriental spices coated with black and white sesame seeds. Served a pickled ginger vegetable stir-fry with wasabi and teriyaki.
Centro Cafe: Serving a Chorizo arrabbiata which will contain chorizo, scallions,cilantro, roasted red peppers, penne noodles, a tequila lime sauce and parmesean cheese. The second dish will be a pork ragu with rigatoni noodles and asiago cheese.
Mekong Cafe:Nam Kow (Rice Lettuce Wrap): a favorite Laotian dish. Seasoned rice with eggs and authentic Laotian spices.Deep fried rice ball until golden yellow then mixed in with young coconut, curry paste, peanuts. Has a twist of lime served with bed of lettuce. To spice it up, Thai fried chili peppers on side.
Crying Tiger: Grilled medium well steak seasoned with Thai herbs and spices, thinly sliced. Wrap them in with lettuce, basil, cilantro and dip in our special chili sauce that has a twist of limes, ground toasted rice peppers, tomato and cilantro.
Mekong Chicken: The great mix of Thai seasoning makes this a dish that is overflowing with robust flavors! Seasoned lightly battered white chicken breast with out special volcano sauce. Vigor Juice: Our new specialty drink cold pressed daily in house at our Mekong Juice Bar. Full of flavor that gives energy and healthy vitamins from beet root, apple, strawberry, orange and honey.
Antigua Latin Restaurant: Serving Mini Tinga Tostadas – Pulled chicken breast made with a chipotle sauce, served on a tostada with refried black beans, and topped with sour cream and green salsa! Also serving: Pulled Pork Sliders – Slow cooked pork, chipotle mayo and pickled red onions.