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Hedonists Afghan Dinner at Walter's/Claremont CA (Cross-Posted)
This is a cross-post of a special Yarom & Hedonists dinner (https://www.meetup.com/hedonists). Afghan Cuisine is delicious and not very well-known in Los Angeles: We don't have many Afghan restaurants. Walter's (http://www.waltersrestaurant.com) is a long-established Afghan-owned restaurant in Claremont, CA (32 miles East of DTLA) and features several Afghan dishes on their menu. By special arrangement with the owners, we have arranged for a very special 10-item Dinner (including several off-the-menu items) for a truly EPIC and HEDONIST Afghan experience! Here's a little background on Afghan cuisine: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afghan_cuisine This special dinner will be served "FAMILY-STYLE" and "ALL" the food below is included for "ONE" set price (no exceptions). There are NO substitutions and this menu is not suitable for Vegetarians. Note: If you're worried about heat, Afghan is not spicy, just well-spiced. WALTER's HEDONISTS AFGHAN MENU - SUNDAY JAN 21, 2018 ==> Click on Link below each item for sample pictures <== Mild and Spicy chutneys will be served on the side, along with home-made Afghan Naan bread. APPETIZERS/SALAD 1. Bolawnies - "Afghan wontons" - Ground beef, potatoes and onions stuffed in a thin dough and deepfried. Served with fresh yogurt sauce. https://tinyurl.com/ycc9vqve 2. Afghan Fries - "Afghan Pakoras" Fresh potatoes dipped in a special batter and deep fried https://tinyurl.com/y7r7ksnn (https://tinyurl.com/y7r7ksnn) 3. Salata - Salad with cucumber, red onion, cilantro, tomato tossed in lime vinaigrette. https://tinyurl.com/yczw45ww (https://tinyurl.com/yczw45ww) MAIN DISHES 4. Lawand Morgh - Chicken with onions and yogurt sauce https://tinyurl.com/yd5fqtey (https://tinyurl.com/yd5fqtey) 5. Kabuli Pilaf - Chunks of tasty lamb covered with rice pilaf mixed with carrots and raisins, alongside two pieces of grilled eggplant layered with tomato slices and yogurt sauce. https://tinyurl.com/ycjgqojj (https://tinyurl.com/ycjgqojj) 6. Do Piaza - Slow stewed lamb w tomatoes and onion wrapped in flat bread, topped w yellow lentils and pickled onions https://tinyurl.com/yb84p5b7 7. Badenjan Chalau - Eggplant Stew (vegetarian) https://tinyurl.com/ybkq38zh (https://tinyurl.com/ybkq38zh) DESSERTS/TEA 8. Baklava - The classic Phyllo dough, nuts and sugar syrup pastry https://tinyurl.com/ycettzr6 9. Firnee - Cardamom/Rosewater Milk Pudding https://tinyurl.com/yar2zkga 10. Sheer Chai - Afghan Tea https://tinyurl.com/y9womt6d PRICE: $62 per person + tax + 18% tip Bottled water, Beer, Wine, Beverages, Cocktails & extra menu items are available a la carte (and on separate checks) We have negotiated NO corkage if you wish to bring your own wine. A $20 deposit is required to sign up and will apply to the cost of your meal. There is a 3 DAY cancellation policy (Your deposit will be refunded if you cancel before Thursday Jan 18 at 6:30pm Pacific). Once you RSVP, I will contact you with the Deposit Payment information. Carpool may be possible. Please coordinate via the COMMENTS section. Additional info on Claremont and interesting businesses near Walter's will be posted separately in the COMMENTS section. RSVPs close on THU JAN 18 at 6:30pm Pacific. This is also the cut-off for Refunds.

Walter's Restaurant

310 Yale Avenue · Claremont, CA

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