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Circo celebrates festival of black kale from March 17 - March 21

Circo celebrates festival of black kale from March 17 - March 21
Credit: Circo

The Maccioni family, Chef Alfio Longo will be offering the "Sagra del Cavolo Nero" Four-Course Menu from Monday, March 17th through Friday, March 21st for lunch and dinner at Circo in Midtown, Manhattan.

Cavolo also known as black kale or black cabbage is a winter favorite from Tuscany, Italy. Its bitter, pleasantly tangy and sweet aftertaste is the perfect ingredient for slow-cooked winter dishes. This 4 course meal will cost $49 per person (excluding tax, tips, and beverages).

The unique seasonal menu is highlighted by the many variety of black kale served dishes such as the hand made pumpkin gnocchi, a classic Tuscan Potage and Wagyu Beef cheek.

Sagra del Cavolo Nero Menu:

Trippa Fiorentina, Cavolo Nero, Pecorino
Slow Cooked Tripe, Kale, Pecorino Cheese
Insalata di Cavolo Nero, Puntarelle, uovo, pane tostato, formaggio Gouda
Lacinato Kale Salad, Puntarelle, soft poached Egg, Aged Gouda Cheese


Gnocchi di Zucca, Cavolo Nero, Speck, Amaretti

Hand made Pumpkin Gnocchi, Black kale, Bacon, Amaretti Crumble
Farinata di Cavolo Nero
Tuscan Classic Potage, Kale, Vegetables


Guancia di Manzo Brasata al Chianti
Braised Wagyu Beef Cheek, Pumpkin Pure, Kale, Chianti Classico Sauce
Seppie Inzimino
Cuttlefish Stew, Chick Peas, Kale, Tomato


Torta di Limone con Sorbetto
Lemon Parfait, Margarita Sorbet

Biscotti Fatti in casa


For Reservations call: (212) - 265 - 3636

Circo Address: 120 W. 55th Street, NY 10019

Article by: Peshean Zhang

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