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Mount Jackson Evening by the Mediterranean

This event is sold out. To be added to the waiting list, email us

Saturday, May 6, 6:30 p.m.

Once known as The Levant (“rising sun” in French), the Middle Eastern area on the Mediterranean shores corresponds to parts of Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, and several more areas. It is also home to some of the richest and most culturally diverse foods in that area. Enjoy an exotic evening with us, filled with spices, family style dining and delicious food in Mount Jackson’s oldest house on Main where George Washington once stayed. 

Meze or Appetizers
Dolmas, Smashed Chickpeas on Toast, and other starters from around the
Mediterranean Region served with an Anise flavored cocktail, Arak

Moroccan Vegetable Lentil Soup

A salad made with toasted Pita Bread, Fresh Vegetables, and Sumac

Spiced Lamb with Almond Nougada
with Sticky Pomegranate and Walnut Zucchini

Cardamon Labneh with Clementine Curd and Berries with Halvah

Turkish Coffee and Baklavah

Courses served with paired wine

Hosts & Sponsors: Suzie Porter & Christa Nahhas

Attire:  Casual

Location:  Mount Jackson, VA (address and directions to be sent before event)

This event is part of the "Hite of Excellence Series of Sumptuous Feasts," unique parties and experiences that are hosted and sponsored by Belle Grove supporters to raise funds for our preservation and education programs. Your ticket purchases will contribute to one of our most important annual fundraisers—thank you! To be added to the mailing list, please email us.