Carrot on the Run, 6560 B Metral Drive, near the Woodgrove Shopping Center in Nanaimo, is hosting an event called Friday Madness every Friday after 6 pm. The first Friday of the month the Carrot will offer a cooking lesson. Learn how to cook some delicious dishes, then sit down to a fun night enjoying them. The second Friday of the month there will be a fine tapas dinner with linens and candlelight. The third Friday of the month will be a Theme Night with a movie and dinner. It could be Coolrunnings and Jamaican food or Julie and Julia and Beouf bourguignon. The fourth Friday of the month is live music and dinner. Feast on a delicious dinner while enjoying live music.
At 6.30 pm this Friday, April 16, 2010, a five-course gourmet meal will be served in intimate surroundings. Experience the delicious food and great atmosphere at the Carrot. The service will include a Jerusalem artichoke salad, bouillabaisse with local seafood, beet and strawberry granata, braised beef short ribs on a bed of polenta, roasted fennel with lemon thyme oil, orange brandy creme anglais, and poached rhubarb. The cost is $45 per person and reservations are necessary by calling 250-390-0008 or 250-714-6924. Be sure to mention any dietary concerns when booking. Melissa Hamilton, Alex Teare, and the whole 24 Carrot Catering team look forward to serving you at the Carrot!