Around the world in 80 dinners is about getting together to meet new people, get together with old friends for an evening of fine food, drinks, and conversation.
After the Christmas/New Year festivities let us start the year with a visit to Essenza, Surry Hills.
Essenza Italian is an authentic Italian restaurant in the heart of Surry Hills, Sydney and founded in 2007 by Gareth and Nicole.
Join us in the high-ceilinged 1912 building to sample true Italian fare.
Antipasti to Share
House Bread w balsamic & Evo
Arancini Rice Balls
Calamari Fritti w Aioli
Prosciutto & Olives
Main choice of
Gnocchi Gorgonzola w/ roasted pumpkin and toasted walnuts
Veal Scaloppine Saltimbocca w/ polenta chips
Chicken Cacciatore, Mushrooms, olives, basil, tomato, w/ sauté potatoes
Pan Roasted Salmon Fillet w/ olive tapenade and panzanella salad
Pork fillet porchetta roast, wrapped in pancetta w/ parmesan polenta
Pulled Pork & Mushroom Lasagne w White Sauce Mozzarella & Tomato Ragu
Spaghetti Marinara Prawns, Fish, Mussels, Calamari, Tomato Sauce
Penne all norma sicilian style, Fried eggplan, tomato, basil and Riotta salata
Choice of Salad
Vanilla Panna Cotta w Caramelised Pear & Raisins
Crème Brulee w Sugared Strawberry’s & Gelato
Warm Chocolate nemesis w vanilla Gelato
When: Thursday, January 4th, 2018
Cost: $76.20 (Members from $61.20)