His new project is the "Repas en Famille Sunday Family Meal Series, vol. 1."
Coletto, who tells me he recently purchased a house in Troy, will be creating the series of family-style dinner at Peck's Arcade in downtown Troy with fellow chef Michael Lapi. Their first offering will be served at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 9.
As Coletto describes it, "Bountiful platters of food will come to the table, to be shared between friends. Wine is included and will be aplenty. We hope to bring people of the community together to share and enjoy the beautiful foods of the Hudson Valley. "
The initial menu:
Round 1Reservations, available online, are priced at $130.37, which includes food, drink, tip and reservation charge.
house-made breads, Cow Bella butter
mussels in cider
beef heart tartar
local roasted pork with sauce Robert
Swiss chard tart
Tartiflette of potatoes, bacon, raclette
Peck's Arcade is located at 217 Broadway in Troy. Phone: (518) 326-3450.
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