Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Thanksgiving Lunch - October 9, 2016

The CCR invites you to our traditional lunch to celebrate Thanksgiving Day! In Canada it falls on the second Monday of October but here in Rome we'll get together for a great Sunday lunch.

Take this opportunity to celebrate with families and friends both old and new, at an informal gathering at an old Roman inn on the Via Flaminia. They will be preparing roast turkey especially for the Canadian Club of Rome.

appetizers of bruschetta, assorted salami, mini beef meatballs and deep fried vegetables
homemade ravioli filled with ricotta and topped with tomato sauce
main course of oven-roasted turkey
with stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce
oven-roasted potatoes
red and white house wine
pumpkin tarte with whipped cream

Date: Sunday, October 9th, 2016
Time: 12:30 p.m. Mingling & Prosecco Aperitif; 1 p.m. Lunch service begins.
Where: Trattoria “Ai Due Ponti” – via Flaminia 858, Rome, tel: 06 3332518, see here for directions.
Note: parking available on premises; the trattoria can be reached by a train ride from Piazzale Flaminio and/or public transportation. From Flaminio, take the old Roma-Viterbo commuter rail (if exiting the Flaminio metro A-line station, go to your right after the turnstiles, and then turn right once you're at the top of the stairs to the surface) to the "Due Ponti" stop. Then walk back down along that side of the Via Flaminia to number 858. Illustrated directions can be provided by CCR via email.
Cost: Advance payment required to confirm seats. 35 euros CCR members; 45 euros non-members. €20 for CCR children and €25 for non-CCR children 10 and under, but babies are no charge!
RSVP: RSVP to canadarome@gmail.com and payment (email Proof of Payment from bank) by noon on Thursday, Oct. 6th, 2016.
Please NOTE: You are financially responsible for your reservation. Spaces are limited so reserve early.