CasaMendez: Calgary's first closed door dining experience
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Maria Mendez offers up authentic, traditional Spanish-style fare with a healthy and modern vibe. On Friday and Saturday evening we offer a unique social and dining experience, sharing a table with other guests in our home, in a setting that is casual and the conversation is lively. Maria is an advocate of healthy ingredients making healthy, life-sustaining food, to nourish and energize the body. All of her ingredients are locally sourced where possible and are certified organic and non-gmo.
Organic roasted assorted peppers, tomatoes and chillis
Croquetas De Jamon (Ham Croquetes)
Lightly breaded and fried bechamel fritters that include delicious Spanish cured ham.
Yuca fritta (Fried Cassava)
A crispier, creamier cousin to French fried potatoes using Yuca
Papas Rellenas (Stuffed Potatoes)
Potatoes stuffed with Cuban style picadillo
Fricase De Pollo (Chicken Fricassee)
A hearty Cuban Chicken Stew served with white rice and plantains
Carne Con Papas
Carne Con Papas is a traditional Cuban dish, with tender, succulent meat and potatoes bursting with flavors.
Tres Leches Cake (3 Milk Cake)
A cake made with three layers: Cake, filling, and topping. Four types of milk in the filling and topping (whole milk, condensed milk, evaporated milk, and heavy cream and Cuban rum