>Check out the Menu for the Taste of Coastal Carolina!


On Tuesday night, March 13th, there’s a great opportunity in town to taste dishes from over 31 of the area’s best restaurants, including thirteen of our newest establishments. The Taste of Coastal Carolina at the Riverfront Convention Center starts at 6:00pm. For just $30, you can sample over 60 different dishes! Tickets are available at www.neuseriver.org, or at Harris Teeter, Mitchell Hardware or Cravin’ Wine.

Here’s just a “Taste” of what’s on the menu!

Carolina Sushi
Butternut Squash Soup
Mushroom Gouda Soup
Maryland Crab Soup
Shrimp “Cones”
Lebanese Spinach Pie
Roasted Cauliflower Soup w/Brown Butter
Szechwan Carrot Soup w/Roasted Peanuts

Main Courses
Cider Braised Pork w/Parmesan Grits
Boneless Beef Short ribs w/Plum Glaze
Salmon Cakes w/Fresh Herbs
Roast Chicken, Sausage & Pasta
Wood-fired Pizza
Eggplant Rollatine
Shrimp & Scallop Mornay

Chambord Cheese Cake
Key Lime Pie
Pecan Coconut Brittle
Butter Pecan Fudge
Baklava Fingers

Find out more about the Taste of Coastal Carolina by reading the previous blog post: http://newbernnow.blogspot.com/2012/03/new-area-restaurants-add-exciting.html, visiting the Neuse Riverkeeper’s website www.neuseriver.org, or calling them at 252-637-7972.

Submitted by: Sherrie Starr, Taste Co-Chair