Celebrate The Garlic Fair With An All Garlic Menu
Garlic lovers, were you bummed when you missed out on the world-famous Gilroy Garlic Festival last month? Well, you're in luck because Chaya Venice is celebrating their 19th annual Garlic Fair by offering a special garlic menu as a month-long ode to the stinky yet delicious bulb. Here's the excerpt from my piece on LAist. Click here for more info on the Garlic Fair!
Chaya Venice is offering 10 garlic-filled and fusion-inspired dishes, and even garlic desserts and cocktails. On the menu are several intriguing items such as a bacon garlic cocktail, a Korean-style Wagyu garlic and kimchi fried rice, and even a spicy garlic seafood squid ink noodle, among others. For the hardcore garlic eater, Chaya has a juicy, 16-ounce rib eye steak that comes with 40-cloves of garlic sauce and a side of garlic au jus and garlic mashed potatoes, just in case you were afraid that 40-cloves wouldn't be enough.
The garlic menu will be available until August 31st at the Venice outpost of Chaya. Chaya is located at 110 Navy Street in Venice, (310) 396-1179. So get your mints and mouthwash ready and click through the gallery to see what unique garlicky offerings are on the menu for this year's Garlic Fair.