Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Kosher Caracas! Beth Israel Fundraiser

Venezuelan Fiesta and Wine Tasting 
featuring chefs Alphonso Ortega and Nilda Wolman and Tree Spirits Winery*  

Come join the fun for our 3rd Annual Beth Israel Congregation Fundraiser
 with a Silent Auction

Thursday, July 27 at 6pm
Beth Israel Congregation Community Room

Cost: $40.00 per person
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  *All food will be dairy/pareve. No meat will be served



Venezuelan vegetarian and dairy appetizers to pair with fruit wines –  mini arepas canapé style with different toppings, empanadas, and fried yucca.

“Arepa Bar” 

We will have different stuffing available (warm&cold): sweet plantain, black beans stew, different cheeses (gouda, cotija, mozzarella), “picadillo” – a vegan ground beef (vegetable texture soy meat) in traditional Venezuelan tomato based stew, roasted vegetables (red pepper, mushrooms, zucchini, eggplant, caramelize onions), cabbage lime/cilantro slaw, “perico”- scramble egg with vegetables, and two sauces: “guasacaca”- a traditional avocado sauces and a hot tomato based sauces.


1.     Green salad station (arugula with mango vinaigrette, blue cheeses and walnuts)
2.     Dessert station: Flan/custard Venezuelan style.. & churros plain (similar to fried dough) with two sauces available: chocolate and dulce de leche, and churros coated with cinnamon and sugar.
3.     Beverage station: juices, soda, fruit wine, and kosher wine

DRINKS by Tree Spirits

1.      Pear wine
2.     Apple wine
3.     Maple wine
4.     Pear sparkling
5.     Fruit Cocktail: Sangria
6.     Pear Brandy



$1,800 - Builder (2 tickets included)
$540 - Leader (2 tickets included)
$360 - Supporter (2 tickets included)
$100 - Friend