What: Kingfisher’s Summer Road Trip
When: Friday, May 26th – Sunday, September 3rd
Where: Kingfisher, 2564 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716
It’s that wonderful time of year where our palate gets to travel, but our body gets to stay inside the cozy enthralls of the Kingfisher restaurant. Get ready to experience cuisines from regions such as the Pacific Northwest, Great Plains/ Midwest, East coast, California/Hawaii, and down South.
Kingfisher will kick off its Summer Road Trip Series this week with signatures dishes and drinks from the Southwest. Executive Chef Harris has created a menu that’ll feature a complete range of regional appetizers, entrees, desserts, cocktails and beverages.
Chipotle Crab Cakes – avocado crema, nopalito salad. 12
Baked Baja Chocolate Clams – green chile pesto, bacon, yellow tomato salsa, cilantro dressing. 14
Spicy Pargo Ceviche – plantain chips, prickly pear granita. 13
Carne Asada – carved Bistro Tender, Ancho chili sauce, fried shaved red onions, sweet cinnamon rice, cut roasted corn with poblanos, roasted red pepper. 23
Seafood Paella – scallops, shrimp, mussels, chorizo, artichoke hearts, peas, tomatoes, saffron arborio rice. 27
Seared Lenguado – lime butter, roasted corn and black bean salsa, potato and chorizo hash, calabacitas. 27
Fried Tilapia – charred tomatillo honey sauce, jicama slaw, red chile rice, calabacitas. 20
Mexican Hot Chocolate Torte – dulche de leche, whipped cream. 8
Apple Blackberry Crisp – pinon nut-cornmeal streusel, warm, vanilla ice cream. 8.25
Every Cactus Has a Thorn – cactus flower infused Independent Distillery gin, chiltepin-honey syrup, lemon juice, milk wash, lemon twist served up. 10.5
Page Springs Cellars – Vine del Barrio Blanca, Camp Verde ’15. 9.75
Tucson Tap Takeover – 4 locally-sourced beers featuring Green Feet Brewing, Public Brewhouse, 1912 Brewing, Dillinger Brewery and more; ask your server for our current selections.
Oaxaca Citranalada – Borderlands “Citrana” Gose, Mezcal Vago Elote, muddled cilantro, tomatillo, hatch chile, tomato juice, in a pint. 11.5
More details for each destination will be posted on Kingfisher’s Facebook page, so give ‘em a like here.