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Give the Gift of Contigo & Chicon

Give the Gift of Contigo & Chicon

It’s time to start thinking about those holiday gifts. Our suggestion: treat your family and friends to a delicious night out! Gift cards are always available at both of our restaurants, just swing by Contigo or Chicon and ask a server or host to help you out any time during our regular service hours.

From October 1st through December 31st, we’re sweetening the deal: come into Contigo or Chicon to purchase a gift card of $100 or more, and we’ll give you an additional $20 gift card to use for yourself any time in January 2018.

Here’s to a warm and wonderful holiday season!

Gift Cards

Gift Cards

The perfect Austin gift is a drink and snack on the Contigo patio under the Texas stars.

Click here to purchase a gift card!

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe

Roasted Beet Salad with Fennel Croutons, Arugula & Herbed Cheeses

  • 3 pound red beets
  • 12 ea cloves of garlic
  • 10 sprigs, thyme
  • 2 cups red wine vinegar
  • salt & papper, to taste
  • 1 cup fresh ricotta
  • ½ cup mascarpone
  • 2 ounces fine herbs, chiffonade
  • ½ ounce mint, chiffonade
  • 2 ounce honey
  • 1 each, fennel bulb, sliced thin using a mandolin
  • corn starch
  • arugula or watercress
  • sherry vinegar
  • extra virgin olive oil

In a 350 degree oven and plastic and foil wrapped hotel pan, roast beets with garlic, thyme, vinegar, salt and pepper until tender. Peel when cool, cut into bite sized pieces.

In a mixer, add cheeses, herbs and honey. Mix till smooth. Add salt to taste.

Dredge fennel in cornstarch and fry until crispy and golden.

Toss arugula with vinaigrette & olive oil.

Plate arugula, beets, cheese mixture & top with fennel croutons.

Serves 6-8

Zucchini with Roasted Tomatoes and Arugula

Zucchini with Roasted Tomatoes and Arugula

Holiday-Season Catering

Holiday-Season Catering

Now you don’t have an excuse to have a holiday party at your place. Give us a call and we can handle everything from cocktails and food, to decorations and cleanup.

Check out some sample menus and contact us to start planning your perfect holiday event.

Figs on Lavash

Figs on Lavash

Austin Food Magazine

Austin Food Magazine

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