DETROIT IS BLACK
A DINNER CONVERSATION ABOUT THE CASUAL RACISM OF GENTRIFICATION IN DETROIT, AND THE POLITICS OF BLACK SPECTACLE, DISPLACEMENT AND CONSUMPTION.
MONDAY, JULY. 17
BROOKLYN STREET LOCAL.
1266 MICHIGAN AVE
| COCONUT PEPPER SOUP |
soft-boiled egg in a spiced broth of coconut milk, nutmeg, negro pepper and grains of paradise, with honey glazed basil.
| ROASTED STRING BEANS + POACHED TRIPE |
string beans roasted in in palm oil, poached in butter broth, served with tripe.
| CONFIT HEN + EWA AGONYIN |
"hard chicken" confit in seasoned fat, served with braised african honey beans and charred hot honey pepper sauce.
| PLANTAIN CREPES |
savory plantains crepes, served with raspebberies.
dishes sometimes contain seafood even when not listed. menu is subject to change based on available ingredients and whatever the chef feels in his african bones