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Casa Ali dinners and lunches in april turned out amazing. Dinners were totally booked out and sunday lunches saw rather intimate gatherings which resulted in cooking sessions with guests and on an other occasion, planning the performative culinary collaboration with Gabriela Parra.
As promised, a Romainian treat graced one of the dinners made by my flatmate and his girl-friend visiting from Milan. Reconnected with some old friends after many years and via Casa Ali I was introduced to some new faces. Continue reading Casa Ali ~ Supperclub dates – May
Casa Ali supperclub gatherings in southeast London will take place first and third week of each month, four times in a month, on Fridays and Sundays. As you will see below there are some special dates as well. The courses will change according to what is seasonally available and may vary between 5 to 6 courses with a fixed price of £32.
Having publicised the first Casa Ali supperclub event, butterflies fluttered in my belly. On 13th december as I walked to buy fresh groceries, it was freezing cold and I could not find my gloves for love nor money. A brisk twenty-minute walk to Leslies and back with the heavy bags slung across got my energy going. I was in work mode after that and as the prep got going the butterflies dissipated, cooking took centre stage and the rest just flowed beautifully. Some of the guests knew each other and some were going to share the evening for the first time around my table.
Breaking bread together has an ultimate magic of connecting, however as a host there is always a little ‘what if’ the people don’t click. People arrived mostly on time, however one Continue reading Casa Ali ~ launch dinner of southeast London supperclub
Casa Ali ~ love & more love – a London supper club launches this month. Within this season of festivities, Casa Ali offers LOVE… of food and people. Dine with a difference… a six course vegetarian menu, soul-warming ingredients to celebrate the winter with an intimate gathering of eight guests. £40 per person, BYO wine.
The two dates for this month are 14th and 21st december, the latter being a very special day – winter solstice, end or beginning of an other era