The Sharks and the Jets Are Coming for Brunch!
The Alamo Drafthouse Ritz hosts a Movie Musical Sunday Brunch featuring the Academy-award winning West Side Story.
By Virginia B. Wood,
11:34PM, Wed. Oct. 8, 2008
The Alamo Drafthouse Ritz kicks off a Movie Musical Sunday brunch series with the award-winning classic West Side Story. Chefs John Bullington and Trish Eichelberger have designed a delectable four course menu to be complemented with unique cocktails, and the cost of your first drink is included in the ticket price. Bloody Maria - Tomato juice with annato, tamarind, and sofrito puree, pickled plantains, and fried cilantro Bloody Antonio - Proseco with blood orange juice and passion fruit West Side Bagel - Toasted onion bagel with whipped cream cheese, and mojito isleno (Puerto Rican olive sauce) Shark's Escabeche - shark that's been lightly fried and marinated overnight, served on a bed of baby spinach with grilled chayote squash Eggs Riff - a fried egg with Irish lamb sausage on a black pepper biscuit with roasted garlic gravy and fried onions and Eggs Nando - a poached egg on carnival cornbread with pernil al horno (roast pork shoulder) and papaya tarragon sauce Office Crumpet - crumpets torn between two rivals: guava-lime jam and strawberry jelly The feast is at noon on Sunday, October 12th. Tickets are only $40 and are available online at www.originalalamo.com.