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The Obama White House held an early Cinco de Mayor reception on Thursday: Here is the menu....


Chip Station
Homemade Corn and Plantain Chips
Guacamole en Molcajete
Pico de Gallo

Cold Items
Tuna Ceviche
Sushi Grade Tuna with Tamari-Lime Marinade Shrimp Cocktail Tequila-poached Gulf Shrimp with Avocado-Cascabel Pepper Relish Chile Flavored Rice Crispies Ensalada de Sandía Compressed Watermelon Queso Fresco and Mountain Mint

Taqueria
Tacos de Carnitas
Slow-braised pork with Tomatillo Sauce
Tacos de Pescado
Grilled Yellowtail Snapper with Cilantro Slaw

Hot Items
Cordero Al Mole de Tamarindo
Espresso-rubbed Grilled Lamb Chops
Tamarind Mole

Vegetarian Sopes
Wild Mushroom, Chihuahua Cheese,
Roasted Poblanos and Crema

Cayo de Hacha Al Pipián
Seared Scallops with Pumpkin Seed Oil

Dessert
Coconut Tres Lechés
Mexican Wedding Cookies
Vanilla Orange Arroz con Leché

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