5th Annual Purnima
When: March 16th, 6pm to late
Where: Mantra Indian Kitchen, Downtown Bend
The night will begin with a lavish feast featuring the fragrant spices and alluring flavors of authentic Indian cuisine hand-crafted by Chef Runi of Mantra Indian Kitchen and will be paired with a dizzying array of exotic cocktails, beer and wine. All to be followed by a night of sultry beats and bass to uplift and transcend your spirit. Belly dancers, Henna painting are just a few of the things you can expect at this fabulous event.
Meal will begin at 6pm, advance ticket purchase required. At meals end, a magnificent transformation will take place and at 8:00 the doors open to all for a delightful Bollywood dance party. Anyone is welcome to the after dinner dance party.
Themed cocktails, beer & wine will be available all night long
Dance Party $3 (or $5 for two) suggested donation at the door.
DJ Runi (Bringing some Curry N Spice) Bollywood Get Down
Street Food Tiffin (Small bites)
Samosa (Vg ) Savory potato & pea pastry served with house chutneys
Gobi Manchurian (GF,Vg) Roasted cauliflower, battered in garbanzo bean flour, tossed in a spicy sweet and tangy sauce
Please Note: All curries contain Onion, garlic, ginger, curry spices and trace amount of tomato
Pappadam (Rice and Lentil cracker) (GF) and Indian pickle
Fresh made Roti (Flat Indian bread)
Mixed vegetable subzi (Potatoes, cauliflower and peas , green beans and spinach in a stir fry with Indian spices) (GF, VG)
Basmati Rice (Long grain rice with a hint of turmeric)
Grilled Tandoori Chicken (Chicken thigh drumstick slow grilled with Indian spices)or Chana Masala (Cooked chickpeas in a traditional tomato based curry) (GF, VG)
Cucumber and Onion Raita (Yogurt dip with cucumber, tomato, onion and spices) *Contains dairy
Rice Kheer Indian rice pudding with cardamom, raisins, nuts and sweet coconut
Spicy Indian peanuts $2
Single Samosa (Savory potato pastry) $3
Gobi Manchurian (Roasted cauliflower, battered in garbanzo bean flour, tossed in a spicy sweet and tangy sauce ) $5
Gulab Jamun (Dessert: Decadent dough balls in a cardamom-sugar syrup, coconut topping) $5