we can’t host our annual Red Carpet Party like we normally do, but that’s not going to stop of us from having some fun with two special opportunities in the month of April!

Enjoy the Oscar Award ceremony from the comfort of home with with one of five Best Picture Nominated Film themed meals prepared by Chef Crissy Faison at Lean Back Soul Food.


Appetizer: Shrimp & Grits cups
Dinner: Buttermilk Pancake, Scrambled Eggs w/cheese, breakfast potatoes
Dessert: Good Humor Ice Cream Bar


 Appetizer: Stuffed Mushrooms
Dinner: Garlic Herb-Butter Roasted Chicken, Steamed Potatoes, Asparagus
Dessert: Chocolate Cake Drizzle w/whiskey butterscotch
Appetizer: Alligator bites
Dinner: Ribeye Steak, cucumber salad, corn on the cob
Dessert: Glazed Bearclaw Donut
Appetizer: Myelochi Bokkeum (anchovy dish)
Dinner: Korean Sticky Chicken Wings, Macaroni Shells, Sauteed Minari
Dessert: White Chocolate Chip Cookies


Vegetarian option
Appetizer: Zucchini-Rosemary Soup
Dinner: Baked Rigatoni Pasta, Side Salad, Breadsticks
Dessert: Chocolate Glazed Donut


Each $100 Stay @ Home Package includes:

Meal for 2

Oscar Ballot (which can be submitted for Best Predictor Prize!)

Oscar Bingo

Limited Edition Socks to keep your feet comfy (2 pair)


Other special goodies to keep if festive!!!

Orders must be placed by the end of the day on Friday, April 16!

Meals will be available for pickup on Sunday, April 25 from 1pm to 4pm at Lean Back Soul Food – 1922 South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive (come to Allen Side).
Our Stay @ Home Package is sponsored by

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a/perture is pleased to partner with three talented chefs to bring you a special popcorn taste testing package to enjoy as you watch some of the Oscar nominated films in our virtual cinema. Each package will include an extra large popcorn and the following spice packets:

SPICY presented by Mojito Latin Soul Food

ingredients: Tajin, mild chili powder, dehydrated chili spicy mix, dehydrated lime, granulated garlic and white cheddar popcorn flavoring

SALTY presented by Niki’s Pickles

ingredients: salt, vinegar, dill and garlic

SWEET presented by Black Mountain Chocolate Bar

ingredients: Black Mountain Chocolate (organic Dominican cacao, organic raw sugar cane, organic cocoa butter, natural sunflower lecithin), confectioner’s sugar (sugar & corn starch) and cinnamon. (for best results, place popcorn in oven for 30 seconds to reheat- not microwave)

Pair with these Oscar nominated films from our Virtual Cinema – Minari, The Father, The Mole Agent, Another Round, Collective and Oscar Nominated Shorts!

Two pick-up days available:

Sunday, April 4 or Sunday, April 11 from 1-3pm

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