May 2015 Newsletter
We, Le COBDA, will be having an outing to Uncle Julio’s Mexican Restaurant for lunch
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Be aware we will not meet at The Chicago Lighthouse. Please MEET at Uncle’s Julio’s.
Uncle Julio’s Mexican Restaurant
855 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
TIME: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Please have your driver drop off at 11:00 AM or a little after 11:00 AM and pick up at 2:00 PM at Uncle Julio’s.
Have your ride ready by 2:00 PM, no later than 2:00 PM. Please be aware that we will be not assisting or waiting for anyone to leave after 2:00 PM. Thank you.
Uncle Julio has $4.00 valet parking for people who want to drive to the restaurant.
SOUP AND ENSALADA—
Chicken Tortilla Soup or Soup of the Day, ensalada with mesquite grilled beef, chicken or portobello mushroom, $11.99
SOUP AND TACO AL CARBON—
Chicken Tortilla Soup or Soup of the Day, and two Beef or Chicken Taco al Carbon, with guacamole and pico de gallo, $11.99
MAMACITA’S LUNCH NACHOS—
Refried beans and a blend of cheeses, $8.99
LUNCH NACHOS ESPECIAL—
Refried beans and a blend of cheeses
Mesquite grilled chicken, $9.99
Mesquite grilled steak, $10.99
MESQUITE GRILLED FAJITAS
OUR ORIGINAL FAJITAS—
Served with fresh guacamole, sour cream, cheese, pico de gallo, Mexican rice, frijoles a la charra, and fresh flour tortillas
HONEY CHIPOTLE CHICKEN, $14.99
CHICKEN AND STEAK, $14.99
SPICY SIZZLING SHRIMP, $14.99
WITH FRESH FRUIT AND SWEET CREAM
Sautéed fresh peppers, mushrooms, onions, $9.99
Tomatoes, onions, spices, $10.99
Sautéed onions $12.99
Sautéed onions, $11.99
Peppers, mushrooms, onions, $12.99
COZUMEL SHRIMP TACOS—
Two handmade corn tortillas with seared shrimp, pineapple, mango jicama slaw and drizzled with mango habanero sauce, $12.99
Two corn tortillas, pork, carnita sauce, onions and cilantro, guacamole, pico de gallo, cilantro rice and spicy black beans, $10.99
GRILLED FISH TACOS—
Two corn tortillas, grilled tilapia, shredded cabbage, carrots, pico de gallo, spicy avocado cream with cilantro rice and spicy black beans, $10.99
WITH FRESH FRUIT AND SWEET CREAM
Two soft Beef or Chicken Tacos, $9.99
SUPREME: With Beef or Chicken Fajita, $10.99
Two crispy Beef or Chicken Tacos, $9.99
HONEY CHIPOTLE SALMON—
Mesquite grilled filet, honey chipotle glaze with corn and black bean cilantro rice and pineapple pico de gallo, $15.99
TEX-MEX MIXTA WITH RICE AND FRIJOLES A LA CHARRA—
Choose Two, $9.99
Choose Three, $11.99
CRISPY TACO (Chicken or Beef)
ENCHILADA (Chicken, Beef or Cheese and Onion)
TAMALE (Chicken or Pork)
SUBSTITUTE A CHEESE CHILE RELLENO +3.29
Do not order your food more than 15 dollars.
Those who want to order alcoholic beverages pay on their own money.
Be sure to show up on time or a bit early; we appreciate your assistance.
Please contact Sara by Thursday, May 7th to reserve your seat at Uncle Julio’s.
Another note, late RSVPs are not accepted. If you show up at Uncle Julio’s and do not RSVP, you would have to find your own table.
Please have your money ready on the day of our event. We will collect money to pay for lunch.
Please contact Sara at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
Looking forward to seeing you all!
Le COBDA President
A membership fee is due in May. It is $15.00. Please see Jerrie, the Treasurer for your renewal membership. Thanks!
Please remember we will not have a meeting in June. We’ll have an outing to Mystic Blue Cruise at Navy Pier in July. Save the date of July 25th. Details to follow.
April meeting was attended by: Jerrie L, James K, Catherine K, Antonio S, Phyllis G, Wanda B, Etta S, Vivian H, Jeff B, Rogelio R, Sr, and Rogelio R, Jr, Sarah F, Bryen Y, Kenneth C, Talia T, Claudia B, Evie and Jeff B, Drucilla R, Gary M, Mindy M, Pam F, Julie S, Laura H, Doris M, Jay P, Lorraine P, Josephine D, Dawn H, Yvette H, William H, Yolanda C, Dwayne H, Annette D, Veramarie B, Barbara and Jeff S, Joann R, Mirna S, Judy S, Lauren H, Kerri L, Sam H, Janice A, Virginia H, Ron and Lori E.
Bingo was fun and congratulations to the five winners!
Raffle tickets are still being sold until the July cruise—$5 each or 3 for $10. See Mindy Joy Mayer.
Remember, the raffle tickets help provide financial support for the DeafBlind Retreat and Training in 2016.