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Culture & Cuisine Dinner: Italy

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Tuesday 10/18
6:30 pm
$45 General Public
$40 IHP Members

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International House Philadelphia and the Board of Delegates cordially invite you for an evening of Culture & Cuisine celebrating Italy. Join us to meet and share a meal with IHP residents and friends from around the world in an intimate setting, dining on authentic Italian fare while learning about the culture and traditions.


Porcini Restaurant (BYOB)
2048 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19103


1st Course Appetizers (served family style)
  • Tomato bruschetta: fresh diced tomato, basil, olive oil on grilled Tuscan brick oven bread
  • Carciifi: herb olive oil roasted Roman artichoke hearts

2nd Course Entree (choice of one)
  • Rigatoni with sausage: sweet Italian sausage tossed with robust San Marzano tomatoes
  • Chicken Milanese: boneless skinless chicken breast, egg wash, Italian seasoned bread crumbs, with lemon caper white wine sauce
  • Cannelloni: hand-rolled fresh pasta filled with spinach and ricotta in a blush sauce

3rd Course Dessert
  • Milla foglia: custard puff pastry


$45 per person / $40 IHP Members
Includes meal, tax, and gratuity
BYOB - please feel free to bring along your favorite bottle of wine to enjoy with dinner