Our Vento Italian Country Style Lunch Menu Cheese & Bread Board Formaggi Italiani, assorted artisan breads & olio di oliva Salumi, Bread & Nuts Capicola, prosciutto, & uncured fennel salami, assorted artisan breads, nuts with whole grain mustard Appetizers Bruschetta Crab Cake, lump crab with lemon buerre blanc Prosciutto Wrapped Peppadews stuffed with mozzarella, basil pesto, sun-dried tomato vinaigrette Steamed PEI Mussels with white beans, romas, parsley, garlic wine broth Lou's Gourmet Italian Sausage with wine, cheese & fennel, roasted peppers, onions Meatballs sauced, with roasted peppers, shaved parmesan Salad w/Chicken & Soup, Your Choice of One Roasted Beet with mixed greens, pine nuts, chevre & mango vinaigrette dressing Caesar with roasted pepper insalata, croutons, anchovies, shaved parmesan Spinach with poached apples, sweetened pecans, cranberries, toasted sesame seeds & cranberry dressing Mixed greens, red onion, goat cheese, cherry tomatoes, fresh lemon & olive oil Zuppa Italian Wedding Panini Choices Grilled Chicken Panini with tomatoes, parmesan, honey mustard on ciabatta Portabella Mushroom Panini with roasted peppers, mesclun, chevre, truffle aioli on multi-grain Lou's Italian Gourmet Sausage with roasted fennel, peppers and onions on ciabatta Meatball Panini with roasted fennel, onion, mozzarella, roasted garlic & whole grain mustard on ciabatta Entree Choices - Choose One When You RSVP Pesce del Giorno pan roasted, over garlic risotto, brussel sprouts, preserved lemon Truffle Sacchetti Pasta with wild mushrooms, roasted eggplant, sun-dried tomatoes, truffle oil Eggplant Parmesan - pan fried eggplant stuffed with fresh mozzarella, basil & roasted garlic, sauce 3.5 Ounce Filet Mignon Biscetta Fiamatta - peppercorn crusted with brandy cream sauce, potato gratinate & Swiss chard Roasted Lamb Rack with Swiss chard with garlic & tomato, herb roasted potatoes with balsamic plum reduction Pizzas (Small - Post Celebration) Wild mushroom: goat cheese, provolone, mozzarella, garlic & truffle oil Lou's Gourmet Italian Sausage: house red sauce and mozzarella Margarita: fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and basil pesto
Sample of a Rehearsal Lunch Schedule at Another Location - Rehearsal Lunch Will Be At Flour, the Restaurant, in Moreland Hills, Ohio on June 12, at 3:30 PM (Full editing suite with HTML in this space...including a map...links to their site...whatever is needed) MENU - Top Round of Beef Slow-Grilled over Hickory Honey-Dijon Chicken Breasts with Raspberry Sauce Penne Pasta with Homemade Marinara Sauce Seasonal Local Vegetable Tossed Salad with Organic Greens Amish Rolls & Butter
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Chef’s Table, Cold - Choice of four (4) Vegetable Display Variety of fresh and/or grilled vegetables elegantly presented on a mirror. International Cheese Display Various international cheeses such as sharp cheddar, Munster, Swiss, and Colby jack, cut into bite-size pieces and slices and lavishly presented on a mirror. International Meat Display Turkey, ham and salami thinly sliced and elegantly presented on a mirror. International Gourmet Salads Various gourmet salads such as German potato salad, tomato and cucumber salad, marinated mushrooms, cold steak tip salad, pasta salads such as tri-color tortellini, Shrimp and pasta & linguine with clam sauce, displayed in decorative bowls. Gourmet Style Pizza Slices of traditional red sauce pizza and garlic and oil white sauce pizza topped with fresh meats and vegetables, and baked on fresh bread dough. Chef’s Table, HOT - Choice of four (4) Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts Oriental water chestnuts wrapped in crisp bacon Egg Rolls Petite, hand-rolled, vegetable and pork, oriental egg rolls Swedish Meat Balls Mini seasoned meatballs browned and served with brown gravy Stuffed Mushrooms Large mushrooms stuffed with Italian sausage and provolone cheese Chicken Tenders White chicken breast strips lightly breaded and fried Chicken Drummettes Miniature chicken wings available with dipping sauce Toasted Ravioli Italian Ravioli stuffed with beef or cheese and lightly deep-fried Italian Sausage with Pepper & Onions Mini Italian sausage browned and served with sautéed peppers and onions Jalapeno Poppers Jalapeno peppers breaded and fried, served with cool ranch dip Pastrami Romaki Chicken livers wrapped in pastrami and baked to a golden brown perfection Spring Rolls A mixture of shredded carrots, chopped Chinese celery cabbage, and fresh bean sprouts with or without minced pork, wrapped in a flaky Shanghai roll skin and lightly fried. Mussels in Marinara Fresh steamed mussels smothered in our homemade crushed tomato sauce with garlic and oil *Spanakopita Flaky fillo pastry filled with spinach and cheese *Available at an additional cost Salads, Individually Served - Choice of one (1) House Salad Assorted fresh greens topped with ham, sliced tomatoes, black olives, mozzarella cheese, and tossed in our house dressing. Italian Salad Assorted fresh greens complimented with black olives, ceci beans, red cabbage, matchstick carrots, and tomatoes tossed with our house Italian dressing. Summer Salad Mescaline greens complimented with freshly sliced oranges and walnuts in a vinaigrette dressing. Caesar Salad Romaine lettuce topped with sliced Bermuda onions, home style croutons, sliced mushrooms, black olives, cheddar cheese, and Caesar dressing. Greek Salad Assorted fresh greens complimented with feta cheese, garbanzo beans, cucumbers, red onions, tomatoes, and topped with an oregano vinaigrette. BLT Salad Fresh lettuce tossed with tomatoes, olives, bacon, cheese and a Picante dressing. Green Bean Salad Green beans topped with corn and basil, tossed with an olive oil balsamic vinaigrette and lemon juice. Mixed Greens & Roasted Walnuts Fresh, mescaline greens, tossed with roasted walnuts, chunks of Gorgonzola cheese, olive oil, and tarragon vinegar Tomato Cucumber Salad Tomatoes, fresh Mozzarella, and cucumbers, tossed in Italian vinaigrette, and topped with fresh parsley. *Bocconcini and Tomato Salad Slices of fresh Mozzarella cheese and red, ripe tomatoes tossed with garlic and basil. *Fuchsia Flower Salad Wild baby lettuce and shredded red cabbage garnished with edible fuchsia flowers and finished in a vinaigrette dressing. *Chicken Caesar Marinated charbroiled chicken breast atop crisp romaine lettuce garnished with tomatoes and black olives with Caesar dressing served on the side. *Salad Trio Plate Tuna and seafood salad set upon crisp gourmet lettuces served with pasta salad and fresh seasonal fruit. *Available at an additional cost Main Entrée - Combination Plate Your choice of: Beef + Your choice of: Poultry Or Seafood + Your choice of: Vegetable and Potato or Rice = Combination Plate For Example: Filet Mignon & Crusted Romano Chicken Roast Tenderloin of Beef & Chicken Chardonnay Filet Mignon & Filet of Salmon Roast Tenderloin of Beef & Signature Chicken Filet Mignon & LaMalfa Signature Stuffed Chicken Red Meat - Choice of one (1) Filet Mignon Center cut of beef filet drizzled with a mushroom burgundy sauce. Roast Tenderloin of Beef Slow roasted tenderloin of beef finished in a demi-glace & mushroom sauce. Boston Strip Steak Charbroiled 8oz. club cut strip steak finished in a mushroom demi-glace sauce. This entrée can also be marinated overnight and finished with grilled peppers and mushrooms and caramelized onions. Broiled Sirloin Steak Served with a mushroom demi-glace sauce Filet Mignon with Herbed Red Skinned Potato and Sugar Snap Peas with whole baby carrots Poultry - Choice of one (1) Our Signature Stuffed Chicken – new Airline breast of chicken stuffed with Italian ham & provolone cheese, topped with herbed bread crumbs, drizzled with a light sauce, and garnished with mushrooms & parsley Our Signature Chicken Marinated airline breast of chicken topped with lemon and herbs, drizzled with a light velout'e sauce garnished with mushrooms and parsley Chicken Picatta Egg dipped boneless breast of chicken, pan sautéed with a lemon caper sauce Chicken Marsala Sautéed chicken breast in a savory sauce of mushrooms, garlic, and marsala wine sauce Chicken Chardonnay Boneless breast of chicken rolled with spinach, roasted red pepper and Swiss cheese. Baked, sliced and drizzled with Chardonnay sauce Crusted Romano Chicken Tender chicken breast, lightly breaded with Romano cheese, sautéed with broccoli and mushrooms, in a creamy white wine sauce Oven Roasted Turkey A breast of oven roasted turkey seasoned and cooked to perfection Chicken Alfredo with Artichokes Boneless breast of chicken, artichoke hearts, red bell peppers & spinach, finished in our rich and creamy cheese sauce. Chicken Florentine A boneless breast of tender chicken stuffed with Swiss cheese and spinach Chicken Rustica A boneless breast of tender chicken stuffed with bacon, bread crumbs, assorted vegetables and cheese Stuffed Chicken Breasts A boneless breast of tender chicken stuffed with apples, cranberries and pecans Seafood - Choice of one (1) Broiled Filet of Salmon A citrus broiled Alaska salmon filet sprinkled with fresh green onions, cracked pepper, and vinegar. Baked Orange Roughy Tender filet of roughy topped with a breadcrumb and Parmesan cheese topping. Fresh Broiled Boston Scrod Marinated and broiled fresh Boston scrod Filet of Sole Tender filet of sole seasoned to perfection Tilapia Tilapia filets seasoned with basil and finished with butter. Cod Filets Our white Cod filets seasoned with Italian herb. Stuffed Flounder Flounder filets stuffed with shrimp and crabmeat *Grilled Shrimp on the Skewer Fresh jumbo shrimp grilled to perfection on a kabob stick *Grilled Tuna Steak Fresh Yellowfin tuna steak grilled to perfection and drizzled with butter *Sole Florentine Tender filet of sole stuffed with fresh spinach dressing and complimented with sauce cardinal *Swordfish Charbroiled swordfish with fresh fruit chutney *Herbed Sea Bass (market price) A fresh sea bass filet herbed and seasoned with a hint of ginger *Lobster Tail (market price) A 4-6 oz. cold-water lobster tail served with lemon and drawn butter *Stuffed Crab Shells Selected seafood mixed with herbs and breadcrumbs served with a butter sauce *Tequila & Lime Shrimp Fresh, raw shrimp sautéed in Tequila olive oil, fresh herbs and finished with a light lime butter sauce. *Sea Scallops Lightly breaded sea scallops served on a bed of spinach *Available at an additional cost Potatoes or Rice - Choice of one (1) Chef’s Trademark Creamy Potato Hash brown potatoes in cream sauce with bacon bits, Cheese and garnished with chives Red Skin Potatoes Halved red skin potatoes baked in a butter and herb sauce Dutchess Potato Rosette Creamy mashed potatoes baked into exquisite rosettes. Twice-Baked Potato Crispy potato skins stuffed with mashed creamy potatoes and sharp cheddar cheese. Baked Potato Large baked potato served with butter and sour cream. Rice Pilaf Short-grain rice and onion browned in oil, and then cooked in stock. Risotto Rice Creamy short-grain rice complimented with peas, roasted peppers, Italian flat-leaf parsley and grated Parmesan cheese. Vegetables - Choice of one (1) Green Beans - New Fresh, crisp green beans delicately seasoned with diced red bell pepper added for color Sugar Snap Peas and Baby Whole Carrots Crisp, bright green sugar snap pea pods complimented with fresh baby whole carrots Vegetable Medley An array of fresh vegetables including: carrots, broccoli, cauliflower, yellow squash, zucchini, and corn Acorn Squash Freshly steamed & sliced yellow acorn squash Sweet Corn Tender & sweet, whole kernel corn, lightly buttered Zucchini Freshly steamed and sliced zucchini seasoned with lemon pepper *Italian Style Broccoli Steamed fresh broccoli florets sautéed in garlic and oil *Haricots Verts Green Beans Freshly picked, small French green beans, sautéed in butter and herbs *Jack Straw Vegetables Julienned seasonal vegetables such as zucchini and carrots, steamed and buttered *Asparagus Carrot Wrap Steamed baby whole carrots and asparagus spears sprinkled with lemon juice and lemon pepper. *Grilled Mixed Vegetables An array of fresh vegetables including: carrots, broccoli, cauliflower, yellow squash, zucchini, and corn complimented with herb seasonings. *Available at an additional cost Sweet Endings, Individually Served - Choice of one (1) *Deluxe Assorted Pastry & Cookie Platter Assortment of home baked cookies and pastries such as canolies, kolachkies, & cream puffs. Chocolate Mousse Cup Chocolate cup filled with rich and creamy chocolate mousse with a touch of Bailey's Irish Cream garnished with seasonal berries and whipped cream Turtle Cheesecake Traditional freshly baked cheesecake topped with pecans, chocolate chips and caramel Chocolate Fantasy Rich chocolate cake layered with raspberry puree and dipped in chocolate ganache Carrot Cake Moist carrot cake topped with a rich cream cheese icing Cheesecake Freshly baked, homemade, New York-style cheesecake drizzled with raspberry sauce Ice Cream or Sherbet Choice of Ice Cream or Sherbet garnished with a rolled cookie wafer Chocolate Cake Freshly baked chocolate cake with rich chocolate icing, and topped with homemade whipped cream and a halved strawberry Fruit Cup A medley of fresh seasonal fruits chilled and presented in an elegant glass *Cream Puff Swan ~ featured dessert served with our trademark sparkler presentation A yellow or chocolate puff pastry formed into the shape of an elegant swan filled with homemade whipped cream and seasonal fruit. *Tiramisu A wonderful layered creamy dessert consisting of Mascarpone cheese, coffee, chocolate, ladyfingers, and cream. *Lemon Sorbet A refreshing iced lemon dessert presented in an elegant sundae dish. *Crème Brule Homemade vanilla custard with a lightly browned crust *Apple Tart A puff-pastry complemented with a warm caramelized apple filling. *Napoleon A flaky, pastry crust with chocolate and custard filling and topped with whipped cream *Available at an additional cost Grand Deluxe Pastry Table - Eliminates Plated Dessert Following item available at additional cost: Grand Deluxe Pastry Table with Sliced Seasonal Fresh Fruit May include the following and more: ~Chewy Layered delights filled with Nuts ~Chocolate cups with Bavarian Cream ~Cheese & Pineapple Kolachkies ~Homemade Chocolates ~Hungarian Apricot Kolachkies ~Chocolate Turtle Cheesecake ~Cannolis ~Petit Fours ~Flaky Cherry, Apple, and Cheese Strudel ~Walnut Torte Cake with Raspberry Filling ~Chocolate Covered Bananas ~Chocolate Mouse Parfaits ~Raspberry, Chocolate, and Apricot Rugala ~Double Chocolate Chip Cookies ~Double Chocolate Chip Cookies ~Double Chocolate Fudge Brownies ~German Chocolate Torte Cake ~Bavarian Cream Puffs ~Butter Brickle Cookies ~Ambrosia ~Pecan Tarts ~Cheesecake ~Double Dutch Chocolate Torte Cake with Raspberry Filling ~White Chocolate with Macadamia Nut Cookies Our Grand Deluxe Pastry Table is presented with Upbeat Music and a Sparkler Light Show Beverages - The Following items are included with any Liquor Brand Selection: NOTE- Serving alcoholic beverages requires purchase of a local alcohol permit ($75) that funds a city requirement that a police officer, a member of the local police force, can be hired to remain on duty during the event. Cold Drinks We proudly serves fountain drinks products - Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Ginger Ale, and Sierra Mist, with a variety of Minute Maid juices & freshly brewed iced tea is also available. Hot Drinks Fresh brewed coffee is placed on every table. Decaffeinated coffee and imported herbal teas are also available upon request. All beverage selections are equipped with full service bar including experienced mycologists, fountain drinks, ice crystal, assorted mixes for Martini’s, Manhattans, Whiskey Sours, Bloody Mary’s, Screwdrivers. We also serve cold domestic beer on draft, Peach Schnapps, and a Naturally Fermented Sweet & Dry Champagne. A variety of our house wine such as a Rose, Chablis, Blush, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon & White Zinfandel We offer Standard Liquor Brands, Premium Liquor Brands and Supreme Liquor Brands, all individually priced. Standard Liquor Brands Vodka Kamchatka Whiskey Windsor, Black Velvet, Hardwood Bourbon Jim Beam Scotch Grand Macnish Gin Crystal Palace, Gilbey’s Rum McCormick, Meier’s Premium Liquor Brands Russian & Swedish Vodka Absolut, Smirnoff, Stolichnaya, Finlandia, Skyy Canadian Whiskey Canadian Club, Seagrams, V.O., Crown Royal Bourbon and Sourmash Jim Beam, Jack Daniels Sourmash, Early Times Scotch J&B, Cutty Sark, Dewars White Label English Gin Tanqueray, Beefeater Puerto Rican Rum Ron Rico Gold, Captain Morgan Supreme Liquor Brands Vodka Grey Goose, Three Olives, Ketel One Canadian Whiskey Crown Royal, Canadian Club Bourbon Makers Mark, Single Batch Bourbon Woodford Reserve, Wild Turkey Scotch Johnny Walker Red Label, Johnny Walker Black Label, Single Malt, Glenlivet 12 Year, Chivas Regal English Gin Bombay Sapphire, QGin Rum Bacardi Light, Captain Morgan Spice, Myers Dark