Macaroni Grill takes inspiration from the open air markets of Sorrento, Italy for the introduction of the chain’s new Tastes of Sorrento menu at all Romano’s Macaroni Grill locations nationwide.
The new limited-time menu, which will be available through September 2019, includes:
Amalfi Steamed Mussels: Fresh mussels steamed in a lemon parmesan white wine broth with yellow tomatoes and fresh herbs.
Prosciutto-Wrapped Jumbo Shrimp: Jumbo shrimp wrapped in prosciutto are stuffed with sundried tomato, goat cheese, lemon butter and chives.
Fresh Corn Chowder: A creamy broth-based soup made with fresh sweet corn, potatoes and diced avocado.
Watermelon Arugula Salad: Fresh watermelon, arugula and kale are topped with ancient grains, fresh sweet corn, celery, chives, toasted walnuts and a blood orange vinaigrette.
Roasted Chicken + Spring Vegetable Salad: Hand-pulled roasted chicken and arugula are tossed with asparagus, snap peas, grape tomatoes, fresh avocado, toasted walnuts and Grana Padana cheese, then finished with a Mediterranean vinaigrette.
Sorrento Lemon Chicken: Brick oven roasted half-chicken is served in a Sorrento lemon parmesan broth with rosemary citrus russet potato wedges.
Grilled Mahi-Mahi: Grilled Mahi-Mahi filet paired with bruschetta tomatoes, pesto gnocchi and topped with fresh basil.
Sicilian Eggplant Caponata Spaghetti: Hand-pulled chicken is simmered with an eggplant vegetable medley and tossed with spaghetti and imported buffalo mozzarella.
Spinach + Artichoke Chicken Pizza: A fresh-baked pizza topped with chicken, artichokes, spinach and white sauces, plus fresh mozzarella and parmesan cheeses.
Panna Cotta: A traditional, silky Italian vanilla cream is topped with your choice of passion fruit puree or strawberry coulis and mint.
Peach Bellini Cake: A Champagne cake featuring layers of mascarpone Chantilly cream, plus summer peaches, fresh berries and passion fruit puree.
Duo Dining Deal
In addition to the new limited-time menu, Macaroni Grill is also offering a new “Duo Dining” prix fixe deal, which includes your choice of two select entrees, a shared dessert and any two beverages for $40 on Thursday evenings. There’s also an option to add a shared appetizer for $5 more, and select bottles of wine for an additional $20, although prices and participation may vary by location.
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