Looking for a dinner with a twist, check out Ethnic Night at The Bluebird in Leland
Foodies across the area look forward to Wednesday and Thursday nights each winter for one reason: the fine wine and food pairs at Leland’s oldest family restaurant, The Bluebird. Tempting dishes from Greece to South America, Thailand to France, give us something warm and spicy to celebrate when the bitter winds blow.
If you haven’t been out for one of these festive events, you might want to take a look at the schedule and plan ahead. Here’s the list. Let the mouth watering commense.
The Bluebird 2010 Ethnic Nights
Wednesday and Thursday nights, 5pm – 9pm
Jan. 13 – 14 Mediterranean – Southern Spain, France, Italy, and Greece
Jan. 20 – 21 45th Parallel Feast – Food and Wine bounty from our region
Jan. 27 – 28 South American Cuisine – Focus on glorious Malbec from Argentina
Feb. 3 – 4 Chinese/Thai – Sparkling wines and aromatic whites from Leelanau
Feb. 11 – 12 France – Celebrate Valentines Day, great food and the wines of Bordeaux
Feb. 17 – 18 New Orleans – Wines you have never heard of. We will root out hidden gems.
Feb. 24 – 25 The Cuisine of India – A sampling of this aromatic, delicious, healthy cuisine.
March 3 – 4 Southwest – The “real” Tex/Mex
March 10 – 11 Asian Fusion – A glimpse of China, Japan, Thailand, etc.
March 17 – 18 St. Patrick’s Feast – Local Beers from Short’s and Right Brain Breweries
March 24 – 25 The American South – Recipes from “Southern Living” and regional wines.
April 7 – 8 Greek Islands – As always, great food, toss in some outstanding Greek wines
April 14 – 15 New England – Enjoy Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from Burgundy and America
April 21 – 22 France – The Rhone Valley – Chateauneuf du Pape, Cote Rotie, Hermitage
April 28 – 29 Greatest Hits – An amazing array of Cuisine, and legendary wine sale.
The Bluebird Restaurant is located in Leland, Michigan. To make a reservation call 231.256.9081. For more details on the ethnic night dinners visit their website at www.leelanau.com/bluebird