Zap In A Cup At Carmen’s
Great coffee— fresh, strong, rich and flavorful. Plus iced tea, caffeine-free chai, infused water, and fruit juice sodas. This week: grab a sample of The Shot, iced coffee with cherry, chocolate & cinnamon, made with Battenkill cream and maple syrup.
Carmen’s School Lunches
198 First Street
Troy, NY 12180
NY Strip Steak— w/ garlic-shallot mashed potatoes, plus caramelized Brussels sprouts w/ Manchego & balsamic glace
Grilled Salmon— w/ arborio rice; sour cream & dill sauce; and grilled veggies
Chicken al Jerez— cooked in mushroom-sherry sauce; served over basmati brown rice
Flamenco Stew— w/ grilled ciabatta roll
Picadillo— ground beef served Moroccan style, in a tomato broth with olives, onions, capers & raisins; served with rice, beans & plantains
Sandwich Cubano w/ potato frittes
Pulled Pork Sandwich w/ Carmen’s own mango-pineapple sauce
Beef Empanadas— either solo or with rice, beans & plantains
And for dessert:
Flan— Traditional Latin custard
Chocolate Raspberry Torte— Chocolate. ’nuff said
The State of the City message by Mayor Madden will be tonight at 7 o’clock.
Instead of Bush Memorial Hall, which was first announced, at the corner of First and Congress, it has been moved to the basement of the Robison gym. Go a block further south on 1st St. and it’s on the other side of the street, downstairs.