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Phone: 03 9381 0898
Lady Carolina is set to host two major events this November, as well as feature at Melbourne’s Night Noodle Markets as a part of Good Food Month.
Lady Carolina will host renowned chef Diego Muñoz, head chef of La Barra, Casa Moreya and Astrid y Gaston, recently voted 14th in The World's 50 Best Restaurants 2015. Munoz spearheads the recent surge in Peruvian cuisine, famous for its cosmopolitan flavours and ingredients, the cuisine is the living legacy of a rich history.
La Barra with Diego Munoz – Sunday 22nd November
Time: 7pm – 10pm
Cost: $120 for a seated shared dinner paired with cocktails and wine
Venue: Lady Carolina Cevicheria, pisco bar and the paladar
Join Diego Muñoz as he creates muy rico dishes from his restaurant La Barra, renowned for its modern Peruvian fare. Expect to find refreshed Chifa and Nikkei dishes showcasing native Australian produce, local super foods and Amazonian like tropical fruits and vegetables from the hinterlands. The shared dinner hosted by Lady Carolina includes all dishes and accompanying beverages.
Crop Up! Peruvian Talk – Sunday 15th November
Cost: $17.00 adults/children free
Venue: Immigration Museum
Diego Muñoz will join Pastuso's head chef Alejandro Saravia in a panel discussion as part of Good Food Month about the significance of seeds, grains and berries in various cultures. Diego talks about his fusion of Peruvian and Asian flavours that he will be showcasing at the Lady Carolina pop up stall at the Night Noodle Markets.
Night Noodle Market - November 12–29
Venue: Birrarung Marr, Melbourne
Paul and Diego will go head to head in a battle between Chifa vs Nikkei. Be a part of the audience to taste which of these Peruvian-Asian cuisines will win!
Gastrology bloggers dined courtesy of Lady Carolina.
Gastrology bloggers dined courtesy of Carmine's Bistro.
Gastrology bloggers dined courtesy of The Astor.
Location: 299 Lygon Street, Carlton
Phone: 03 9347 4596
Cuisine: Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream/Gelato
Cuisine: Tapas, Bar, Italian
Phone: 03 9380 4060
Cuisine: Coffee, Modern Australian, Bakery
Overall Impression: 6.5/10