Chinese New Year Celebration Menu At Forbidden City Bistro

Forbidden City Bistro in Middletown celebrates the Year of the Sheep with a special menu, running Feb. 17 to 22. 

Chinese New Year dishes include meatball with Sichuan glaze, wok-seared lobster with ginger and scallions, crispy whole branzino, pan-roasted duck breast with plum marmalade and taro croquettes, Silk Road rack of lamb, wok-seared ribeye strips and "ants climbing a tree" - spicy Sichuan-style ragu tossed with cellophane noodles. Menu items are priced at $8 to $34; Forbidden City also offers suggested wine pairings with each. 

Forbidden City is at 335 Main St. 860-343-8288, forbiddencitybistro.com.

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