Peaster at STREET

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Growing up in a half Jewish half Christian-like household, I’m a devout celebrator of the holiday known in my family as Peaster. This springtime mash-up only happens with both Passover and Easter fall within a week or so of each other, but when it does it’s a special occasion. There aren’t any unique Peaster rituals, per se. It’s more that sometimes a pink swirly-colored egg will make it onto the Seder plate, and we’re fine with that.

This year, we’re happy to report that Susan Feniger’s STREET is getting in on the Peaster action. On Saturday, April 7, Rabbi Eleanor Steinman from the congregation Kol Ami will be leading a Passover Seder complete with an eclectic menu that includes smoked fish and potato bimuelos, Moroccan vegetable tagine, and eggplant humus. The very next day, the Highland restaurant will host Easter brunch, featuring dishes dedicated to the almighty egg. The Seder price is $55 per person, where the Easter dishes are served a la carte. L’Chiam, God bless you, and bon appetit.

See the full Peaster menus below:

Passover:

Fava Bean Besara
Rosso Brunno Tomatoes and Minted Onion

Smoked Fish and Potato Bimueolos
Spicy Pepper Sauce and Pickled Cauliflower

Matzo Ball Soup

Warm Halloumi Salad
Grapefruit, Tangerine and Grilled Treviso with Fresh Thyme Vinaigrette

Morroccan Lamb or Morrocan Vegetable Tagine with Matzo Crepes or Jeweled Rice

Eggplant Hummus

Spiced Apple Cake with Honey and Date Crumble

Easter:

Thai Deviled Crab and Asparagus Salad with Poached Egg
$15

Chicken and Waffle Scotch Eggs
$12

Fresh Berries, Rhubarb, and Mandarin Tangerines
with Ginger Crème Anglaise
$10

Spring Carrot Soufflé
with Goat Cheese, Bacon and English Peas
$12

Brioche Egg Bread Sliders
with Spicy Jamon Diablo and Homemade Pickles
$10
Russian Deli Plate
with Horseradish Spiked Egg Salad, Baby Beet Salad, Rye Toast, Salmon Caviar, Smoked Fish
$13

Spring Vegetable Egg Roll and Sesame Spinach Salad
$10

Linguine Carbonara
with Crawfish, Fresh Peas, and Spicy Andouille
$15