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Crab Cioppino Holiday Special
Come into Rocco's and feast on Rocco's
Traditional & Famous HOMEMADE CRAB CIOPPINO!  next Friday December 17th for Lunch & Dinner and next Saturday December 18th for Dinner ONLY.  First come, first served. You can always MAKE RESERVATIONS HERE.
Rocco's Weekly Specials
Rocco's Cafe
Wednesday December 8th ~
1) Grilled Center Cut Pork Chop topped w/ Carmelized Onion served w/ Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Sauteed Spinach; 2) Bowtie Pasta Puttanesca topped w/ Grilled Chicken; 3) Hot Pastrami Sandwich w/ Homemade Mustard Sauce & Provolone Cheese; 4) Homemade Chocolate Chocolate Cake a la mode or Hot Peach Pie a la mode for Dessert.
Thursday December 9th ~ 1) Rocco's Traditional Homemade Meat Loaf served w/ Homemade Mashed Potatoes & Sauteed Vegetables; 2) Veal Sage-filled Ravioli in a Creamy Marinara Sauce; 3) Homemade Hot Peach Pie a la mode for Dessert.

Friday, December 10th ~ 1) Homemade Sauteed Veal Stew over Soft Polenta; 2) Sauteed Cornmeal Cajun Catfish w/ Wild Rice & Sauteed Spinach; 3) Homemade Hot Blackberry Pie a la mode for Dessert.
Rocco's Holiday Hours
Friday December 24th ~ Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 25th ~ Christmas Day
Friday December 31st ~ New Year's Eve
Saturday, January 1st ~ New Year's Day
In This Dec. 8th Issue
Crab Cioppino 17th & 18th!
Rocco's Weekly Specials
Rocco's Holiday Hours
Rocco's Traditional Christmas Dinner
Rocco's Holiday Catering
Save 15% on Holiday Catering
Rocco's Famous Clams Linguine in White Sauce


Clams - 6 Whole Fresh Clams (desired kind is Manila)

Garlic - 2 tbsp Chopped Garlic

Olive Oil - Enough to Mix w/ the Chopped Garlic

Baby Clams - 1 10oz. Can Whole Baby Clams, Juice and All (important, not frozen, need the juice)

White wine - cup White Wine (any kind)

Basil - Pinch Fresh Basil

Half & Half - 1 cup

Butter - 1 tsp  


1) Heat Saute pan on High Heat (first thing)

2) Add the 2 tbsp Chopped Garlic in Olive Oil

3) Then place the 6 Whole Fresh Clams to the Saute Pan and the Can of Whole Baby Clams including the Juice.

4) Next add White Wine, Parsley, Half & Half & a teaspoon of Butter and Saute on High Heat

5) Reduce to your liking of thickness

 MANGIA!     ENJOY!    
Rocco's Holiday Catering
It's a lot of work planning and throwing that perfect Holiday Party...Don't stress! Let Chef Don and his staff help you plan and prepare the perfect event! Rocco's Catering can do as much as you want them to.  From a sit-down dinner with service staff to drop-off with no set-up... we do it all.  Please call or email Chef Don for a quote or more information. And take 15% off through December 31st, 2010.  For  more information please visit our website
Save 15%
Bring or Mention this Coupon and Your Valid Email Address and Receive 15% Off your Next Party or Company Function.  Allow Rocco's Catering the Opportunity to Make your Next Event not only Special but Stress-Free!  Please Click HERE for more information, contact us via email or call Chef Don at 415-554-0522.
Offer Expires: December 31st, 2010
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