Downtowns Around the Globe: Burgos, Spain- Cooking Demo & Dinner
Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

Downtowns Around the Globe: Burgos, Spain- Cooking Demo & Dinner

Our third stop on the DOWNTOWNS Around the Globe tour is Burgos, Spain! Join us for a cooking demonstration and dinner.

MELON AND CUCUMBER GAZPACHO

 pickled cherries, serrano ham powdered croutons, queso blanco

TAPAS BURGOS:

  Serrano ham bruschetta with tomato jam + manchego; Vanessa’s sobrasada with quail egg + chive; boquerones, olivada, basil

CHEESE BOARD

 housemade queso blanco,  manchego, Murcia al vino, quince, toasted almonds, pan figo, dried apricots, honeycomb

Main Courses

GRILLED LAMB LOIN CHOPS

 Castilian braised potatoes, purslane, pickled onion + pickled peaches

PAN-SEARED COD

 light broth of tomato, fresh chickpeas, red beans, piquillo peppers, salsa verde

OLLA PODRIDA RECONSTRUCTED

grilled pork tenderloin, spicy shredded ham hocks, chorizo chipolatas, crispy pig ears, chickpea flour fries, lemon aïoli, parsley fluid gel, piquillo purée 

Desserts

HONEY- MASCARPONE ICE CREAM + ALMOND CHIFFON CAKE

fig jam, balsamic whipped cream

ORANGE, ROSEMARY OLIVE OIL POLENTA CAKE

almond-dried cherry ice cream, mint syrup

 

$70 + tax per person. Please call to make a reservation.

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Ann Hampton Callaway & John Bucchino
Jul
21
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Ann Hampton Callaway & John Bucchino

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From Broadway to Carnegie Hall, to London to…Tucson! Celebrated singer/songwriters and dear pals Ann Hampton Callaway and John Bucchino in “The Living Room Sessions”, will take turns at the piano sharing their original songs (that have been recorded by Liza Minnelli, Barbara Streisand, and Patti LuPone among many others) as well as great American classics. Get ready for an intimate night of stories, wit, wisdom, and soul-stirring beauty!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Ann Hampton Callaway & John Bucchino
Jul
20
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Ann Hampton Callaway & John Bucchino

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From Broadway to Carnegie Hall, to London to…Tucson! Celebrated singer/songwriters and dear pals Ann Hampton Callaway and John Bucchino in “The Living Room Sessions”, will take turns at the piano sharing their original songs (that have been recorded by Liza Minnelli, Barbara Streisand, and Patti LuPone among many others) as well as great American classics. Get ready for an intimate night of stories, wit, wisdom, and soul-stirring beauty!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Crooners!
Jul
19
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Crooners!

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Tucson’s premiere entertainers, Joe Bourne and Armen Dirtadian with Daniel “Sly” Slipetsky pay tribute to the greatest male vocalists of all time! You will be treated to tunes made famous by Frankie Laine, Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby and Sammy Davis Jr.! This not-to-be-missed evening will have you “Misty” and shouting “That’s Amore” while singing and dancing on “The Sunny Side of the Street”.

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Aretha- Long Live the Queen
Jul
18
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Aretha- Long Live the Queen

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World renowned Tucson musical sensation Crystal Stark, with musical director Khris Dodge, pay tribute to THE icon of American soul music, Aretha Franklin! Crystal performs some of Aretha’s biggest Grammy Award winning hits, including “Think”, “Natural Woman”, and “Chain of Fools”. By the end of this rousing musical evening you will have ultimate “R.E.S.P.E.C.T” and will be shouting “Long Live the Queen”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Aretha- Long Live The Queen
Jul
17
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Aretha- Long Live The Queen

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World renowned Tucson musical sensation Crystal Stark, with musical director Khris Dodge, pay tribute to THE icon of American soul music, Aretha Franklin! Crystal performs some of Aretha’s biggest Grammy Award winning hits, including “Think”, “Natural Woman”, and “Chain of Fools” By the end of this rousing musical evening you will have ultimate “R.E.S.P.E.C.T.” and will be shouting “Long Live the Queen”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Double Date
Jul
16
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Double Date

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Our “Double Date” combines two dynamic and romantic duos: Rob Boone and Christine Vivona and Jose “Chach” Snook and Jodi Darling, into one sizzling summer cocktail of musical styles filled with everything from Broadway to Bach and all that Jazz! It will be “Some Enchanted Evening” and a “Grand Night for Singing” in this not-to-be-missed magnificent musical tapestry under downtown’s “Old Devil Moon”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Steve Ross- Travels with my Piano
Jul
14
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Steve Ross- Travels with my Piano

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The “Crown Prince of New York Cabaret” (New York Times) will musically sweep you away on a memorable musical journey around the world! We hear songs from Manhattan, London, Rio, Vienna and Paris- which will have you shouting “C’est Magnifique”! The show is a marvelous movable, TransAtlantic feast of songs. From Porter to Piaf, this delicious evening of musical magic proves Steve Ross “Can Can” do it all!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Steve Ross- Travels with my Piano
Jul
13
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Steve Ross- Travels with my Piano

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The “Crown Prince of New York Cabaret” (New York Times) will musically sweep you away on a memorable musical journey around the world! We hear songs from Manhattan, London, Rio, Vienna and Paris- which will have you shouting “C’est Magnifique”! The show is a marvelous movable, TransAtlantic feast of songs. From Porter to Piaf, this delicious evening of musical magic proves Steve Ross “Can Can” do it all!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Valens to Valli
Jul
12
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Valens to Valli

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Nick Gallardo, international entertainer extraordinaire, will take you on a musical roller coaster with Maestro Khris Dodge tickling the ivories. This “Travelin’ Man” is a Tucson treasure (he learned his impressive rope twirling with the Tucson Boys Chorus). This magical evening will help you get rid of the “Summertime Blues”! From Broadway to “Doo Wop” you will be shouting “We Belong Together”! Nick will definitely be “Puttin’ on the Hits”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Natalie Douglas- The Songs of Nat King Cole
Jul
11
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Natalie Douglas- The Songs of Nat King Cole

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Natalie Douglas- the acclaimed vocalist of the year hailed as “a true, true star” by BBC Radio, comes directly from NYC’s famed Birdland with her hit show, “Nat Sings Nat”: The Songs of Nat “King” Cole, celebrating the centennial year of his birth. Natalie and her brilliant music director, Jon Weber (a Tucson jazz favorite), take you on an “Unforgettable” journey that you will absolutely “L.O.V.E”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Natalie Douglas- The Songs of Nat King Cole
Jul
10
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Natalie Douglas- The Songs of Nat King Cole

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Natalie Douglas- the acclaimed vocalist of the year hailed as “a true, true star” by BBC Radio, comes directly from NYC’s famed Birdland with her hit show, “Nat Sings Nat”: The Songs of Nat “King” Cole, celebrating the centennial year of his birth. Natalie and her brilliant music director, Jon Weber (a Tucson jazz favorite), take you on an “Unforgettable” journey that you will absolutely “L.O.V.E.”!

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Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Malt Shop Magic
Jul
9
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Summer Cabaret- Malt Shop Magic

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The incredible Katherine Byrnes, Crystal Stark and Janee Page join the Maestro himself, Jeffrey Haskell, to take you on a trip down memory lane. You’ll relive those classic sounds of the 1950’s! You might wonder “Where the Boys Are”, but you will be “The Leader of the Pack” when you get your tickets to this evening of 50’s fun! Come rock the night away with Katherine, Crystal and Janee!

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Sizzling Soiree 49th Anniversary Kick Off!
Jul
8
7:30 PM19:30

Sizzling Soiree 49th Anniversary Kick Off!

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An extraordinary sampler of Janos’s culinary treats and upcoming cabaret shows! Susan Claassen (“Suz”) and Janos will host this not-to-be-missed evening of musical magic and delicious delights in our sensational “Downtown Digs”!

Join our “Sizzling 2019 Ensemble” of world-class artists living and thriving in Tucson. John Bucchino, Joe Bourne, Katherine Byrnes, Armen Dirtadian, Natalie Douglas, Jon Weber, Daniel “Sly” Slipetsky, Nick Gallardo, Jeffrey Haskell, Crystal Stark, Janee Page, and others will treat you to a once-in-a-lifetime evening! Each will perform a few tunes and have a “Shmooz with Suz”! This is an up close and personal opportunity to meet the artists and experience their magnificent musical magic!!

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GUT Summer Series 2019: El Tour de Kino
Jun
30
6:00 PM18:00

GUT Summer Series 2019: El Tour de Kino

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The Gastronomic Union of Tucson presents a culinary adventure that will showcase the influences of Padre Eusebio Kino's travels and the foods he introduced to Pimeria Alta and our beloved City of Gastronomy, Tucson. From orchard fruits to staple grains to livestock to legumes to vegetables and herbs, the foods that Kino introduced to this region radically transformed our culinary landscape.

The chefs of GUT will be highlighting the culinary legacy of Kino through a five course meal with hors d'oeuvre and wine pairing.

Welcome cocktail and hors d'oeuvre will begin at 6 pm

El Tour de Kino

Sunday, June 30 th

Menu:

Passed Hors d’oeuvre

Boqueron, crispy silver fish, piquillo pepper, sobrasada crema, Barrio bread ·

Apple and quince Strudeltaschen with Käsekrainerwurst and blackcurrant gastrique ·

Sonoran gordita with fiore di capra and guajillo salsa ·

Callo de hacha crudo with watermelon granita, Seville orange, and peach

First Course

Duo de Tostadas Pequeñas: ·

Skate, pickled baby clam, abalone chorizo aioli, nopalitos, jicama, chiltepin masa ·

Braised beef cheek, machaca flakes, Tohono O’odham squash purée, red wine verjus, chiltepin en escabeche, Kino’s Sonoran wheat toastada

Second Course

Mesquite gnocchi parisienne, duck prosciutto, duck mattone, fennel kraut, pickled eggplant

Third Course

Spanish Surf + Turf: Braised lamb shank, charred octopus, pickled piquillo romesco, crispy saffron bomba, pea tendril salad

Dessert

“Apple Strudel”, spiced local goat cheese mousse, goat milk & Del Bac cajeta

Located at the Carriage House, 125 S. Arizona Avenue in downtown Tucson.

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DOWNTOWNS Around the Globe- Panama City, Panama: Cooking Demo & Dinner
Jun
28
6:00 PM18:00

DOWNTOWNS Around the Globe- Panama City, Panama: Cooking Demo & Dinner

Join us as we head to the second stop on our DOWNTOWNS Around the Globe Summer Series. We’ll stop in Panama City for a cooking demonstration class and dinner.

$70 + tax per person. Please call to make reservations.

MENU:

APPETIZERS

PATACONES WITH SHRIMP SALAD (3)

fried plantain chips, Panamanian style shrimp salad tossed in aji amarillo aoili, potatoes, manzanilla olives, cilantro

CEVICHE LECHE DE TIGRE

octopus, shrimp, squid, crab, in coconut milk-lime-soy broth with mango + squid ink

TROTTER SALPICON TOSTADA

shredded pork trotters in spicy, refreshing citrus marinade on fresh corn tostada with cucumbers, onions, cilantro, avocado

MAIN COURSES

POLLO CON ARROZ

chicken stuffed with Spanish chorizo + olive tapenade, on rice with peas, piquillo peppers, roasted tomatoes, tomato scented dark chicken jus

COCHINITA PIBIL, ACHIOTE VINAIGRETTE, CARAMELIZED PINEAPPLE + BANANAS

black bean sauce, fufu

PAN-SEARED COBIA

carrot, passion fruit, coconut milk sauce with aji chombo, char sui fried rice + stir-fried baby bok choy

DESSERT:

ICE CREAM SANDWICH NOVIAS

almond cookies with coffee ice cream; corn cookies with coconut milk- roasted caramelized banana ice cream, rum hard sauce +chocolate sauce, coffee nibs + mango

 

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Primavera Cooks!
May
29
6:00 PM18:00

Primavera Cooks!

Passed Hors d’oeuvres

MUSHROOM STUFFED WITH DUCK CONFIT + FOIE GRAS CARAMEL

 

ARANCINI WITH SPANISH CHORIZO + MANCHEGO

 

Dinner

HIBISCUS CURED HAMACHI CRUDO

carrot-coriander puree, prickly pear ponzu, candied jalapeno, furikake w/ toasted pepitas, radish, shiso

 

BRINE ROASTED PORK LOIN

aligoté potato puree, red wine reduction, pearl onions, whole roasted garlic cloves, blanched snow peas

 

ZAATAR GRILLED LAMB CHOP

slow roasted eggplant, Moroccan black olive relish, minted honey glazed carrots, roasted beet puree, red currant- pine nut- lemon- mint + blood orange citronette

 

PINOLE CAKE WITH RUMCHATA ICE CREAM, RUM HARD SAUCE

sugared mint leaves

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Downtowns Around the Globe: Tsuruoka, Japan- Cooking Demo & Dinner
May
24
6:00 PM18:00

Downtowns Around the Globe: Tsuruoka, Japan- Cooking Demo & Dinner

Join us for a cooking demonstration class and dinner as we kick off our Downtowns Around the Globe summer series with our first stop in Japan. The following items will be served following the cooking demonstration:

TSURUOKA MUSHROOM SOUP

pickled shiitake, enoki, crimini, and roasted oyster florets in mushroom/ginger broth seasoned with soy, sake, green onion, cellophane noodles, tofu, bok choy

HIBISCUS CURED HAMACHI CRUDO

carrot-coriander puree, prickly pear ponzu, candied jalapeno, furikake w/ toasted pepitas, radish, shiso

HIYASHI COLD RAMEN SALAD

slow roasted corn, scallion, tamago, cucumber, shredded iceberg lettuce, char siu pork,

chilled sake-poached shrimp, sesame-miso dressing

ANKAKE PORK + SHRIMP DONBURI

 rice bowl with thinly sliced pork loin + shrimp stir-fried with summer squash, gai lan, bok choy, shiitakes, spinach, ginger

MENTAIKO RAMEN WITH ROASTED OYSTER MUSHROOM

 cod roe, butter, kobayaki glazed chicken

YAKINIKU JAPANESE BBQ PLATTER

thinly cut quick grilled short rib with smoked salt, rice; cured pork belly with tempura; dark meat glazed chicken yakatori with pressed, seared tofu; dipping sauces and pickles 

BLACK SESAME + EDAMAME ICE CREAMS

blueberry compote, sweetened wasabi whipped cream

Cost: $70 / person + tax

 

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Mother's Day Brunch
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

Mother's Day Brunch

Make your reservation HERE!

Join us at The Carriage House as we celebrate mothers with a lovely brunch!

CARVING STATION

Honey Maple Pork Loin

Prime Rib Roast with Horseradish Cream & Jus

BRUNCH SPECIALTIES

Buttermilk Pancakes, Maple Syrup, & Cinnamon Chantilly Cream

Crab, Asparagus, Gruyère Quiche

Chorizo Chilaquiles Red Chile Velouté

Buttermilk Biscuits with Country Sausage & Sage Gravy

House Cured Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese, Capers, Red Onions, on Griddled Flatbread

Tortilla Espanola with Artichokes, Caramelized Onion, & Piquillo

SALADS & STARCHES

Spring Pea + Cucumber Salad with Minted Lemon Dressing

Green Grape, Frisee, Toasted Sunflower Seeds & Feta Salad; Cherry – Lime Citronette

Red Beet, Orange, Spinach, Goat Cheese Salad with Pickled Onions, Candied Pepitas,

Orange Citronette

Creamy Polenta

DESSERTS

Chocolate Peanut and Raisin Clusters

Lemon Bundt Cake

Carrot Cake with Brown Sugar-Cream Cheese Frosting

Strawberry Shortcake with Whipped Cream

Adults: $45

Children 7-13: $25

Children 6 and under: Complimentary

Drink Special

Bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Marys: $14

 

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Agave- Spirit of the World Mixology Event
May
3
6:00 PM18:00

Agave- Spirit of the World Mixology Event

The Cocktail Dream Team comes to The Carriage House for AGAVEFEST. Led by the Modern mixologist, Tony Abou Ganmin,  join a team of mixologists from Brussels, Bordeaux,  Barcelona and Merida as they create versions of specialty cocktails from their home towns using Tucson’s favorite agave spirits. The Carriage House culinary team will prepare City of Gastronomy noshes to eat as you sip cocktails from some of the most prominent mixologists in the world.

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tickets: $45.00

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/agave-spirit-of-the-world-tickets-57131542983

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Love on the Lido Deck Valentines Mixer
Feb
14
6:00 PM18:00

Love on the Lido Deck Valentines Mixer

Join us at The Carriage House for our 2019 Love on the Lido Deck Valentines Mixer!  Set sail with adult games such as Cards Against Humanity, fresh tunes spun by DJ Herm, and free-flowing hors d’oeuvres throughout the evening.  Welcome cocktail included with admission and additional drinks available to purchase throughout the evening.

Purchase tickets HERE

The Carriage House Valentine’s 2019

Thursday February 14th, 2019

6:00 pm

$50 + tax / person
SiIkie Tart

red wine braised silkie chicken in savory tartlet

Chorizo y Huevos

Spanish chorizo, deviled quail eggs, truffle salted potato

Rouged Cheeks

braised beef cheek tostaditas with chiltepin salsa

Grab ‘em in the Biscuits

barbecue glazed pork belly biscuits with bread and butter pickled chayote

Ménage Artichauts

grillés artichoke, preserved lemon, smoked paprika, labneh, and

pomegranate spiral sandwiches

Pink on Pink

house-cured gravlox, beet horseradish panna cotta, shrimp cracker

Getting Some Action Stations

Hot Taco

achiote shrimp taco, caramelized pineapple

Stuffed Loins

roasted pork loin stuffed with habanero + pepita pesto, on soft buns

Solid cocktails

Dirty Knees

mesquite honey Bees Knees gelée, cucumber cup, candied lemon zest

Bellissima

peach nectar and sparkling wine gelée in kumquat cup

Happy endings
Assorted sweet bites

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Chinese New Year Dinner
Feb
9
6:00 PM18:00

Chinese New Year Dinner

Join us for our annual Chinese New Year dinner as we celebrate the Year of the Pig!

Purchase tickets HERE

Saturday February 9th, 2019

6:00 pm

 

$65.00 +22% service and 8.7%  tax per person

Includes welcome cocktail and half bottle of wine per person

Shunde Hamachi Crudo

ginger, seaweed, candied jalapeño, shiso

Macao Soup Dumpling, Duck Confit Spring Roll, Shrimp Jiaozi

Five Spice Quail

Shanghai savory nian gao

Crispy Skin Pork Belly

hoisin, pickled vegetables

Sesame Ice Cream

kumquat, mandarin, pandan, almond tuile

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