As we enter into Spring (hopefully), March is quickly filling up with fun events! See below for dates to mark on your calendar as we approach Winter's finish line.
Avli Celebrates Tsiknopempti: "Greek Fat Thursday"
Avli Taverna is celebrating the annual Greek tradition of Tsiknopempti, otherwise known as "Greek Fat Thursday," from Thursday, March 4 through Sunday, March 7 with a carryout and in-restaurant special offered at Avli Taverna in Lincoln Park, Avli River North and Avli Winnetka.
Tsiknopempti is part of the traditional celebrations of Apókries, the Greek Carnival season that centers around large amounts of grilled and roasted meats. The special feeds 4-6 people and features 6 Cut New Zealand Lamb Chops, 8 Pork Souvlakia, 8 Shredded Shoulder Lamb Keftedes, 4 Chicken Souvlakia, Greek Fires, and Pita with Tzatziki, Tirokafteri, and Garlic Aioli. Libations including Greek beer and cocktails are available as add-ons.
To view the full menu and purchase tickets, visit Tock.