Feinstein’s/54 Below Hosts Election Watch Party Tonight

News   Feinstein’s/54 Below Hosts Election Watch Party Tonight
The NY venue offers a prix-fixe dinner, including special election-themed cocktails, contests, and prizes.
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton
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New York City nightclub Feinstein’s/54 Below hosts an Election Night party November 8 with continuous coverage of the election results shown on large screens on its performance stage and throughout the room.

Doors open at 6 PM, with dinner served throughout the evening.

Guests will be able to select from executive chef Lynn Bound’s Autumn Prix Fixe Menu or a Cocina Regional Mexicana/Regional Mexican Cuisine menu comprising dishes from the regions of Mexico represented by the chefs, cooks, and pâtissiers who staff the Feinstein’s/54 Below kitchen.

There will be specialty cocktails created for the occasion, plus prizes and surprises.

Below are the evening’s menu options.

Autumn Prix Fixe Menu

Puree of Butternut Squash Soup with Red Curry and Coconut Milk
Fall Greens Salad with Roasted Beets, Fried Goat Cheese and Fig Chutney

Pappardelle Pasta with Lobster
Pan Seared Arctic Char with Spaetzle
Guiness Stout Braised Short Rib
Risotto with Mushroom

Assorted desserts are by pastry chef Sandra Bowers.

Cocina Regional Mexicana/Regional Mexican Cuisine

Braised Pork with Red Pozole (sous chef Eliseo Peral, Oaxaca)
Seafood Sopes with Black Bean, Crema and Salsa Verde (line cook Honorio Galvez, Guerrero)

Organic Chicken Mole (line cook Alberto Lara, Oaxaca)
Taco Flautas with Red Rice and Queso Fresca ~ Fried Vegetarian Tacos (line cook Martin Moreno, Mexico City)
Carne Asada with Pickled Red Onion and Avocado (expediter Leonel Meyo, Puebla)

Assorted dessert choices include Churros with Mexican Hot Chocolate

Election Themed Cocktails

“Blue States” - Reyka vodka, Blue Curacao, Lemonade, Sprite
“Red States” - Bulleit Bourbon, Cranberry, Cinnamon Syrup
“The Wall” - Hendricks Gin, St. Germain, Seltzer, Raspberries, Blueberries
“The Pantsuit” - Pinot Grigio, White Grape Juice, Prosecco, Strawberries, Blackberries
“Hombre Margarita” - Tequila, Lime, Simple Syrup, Cointreau, Pomegranate, Lime Zest & Salt Rim

Each $75 prix-fixe includes choice of one appetizer, entrée, and dessert and a complimentary cocktail. Tax and gratuity are additional. To purchase, visit 54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street.

(Updated November 8, 2016)

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