Residents at Brooksby Village Enjoying Foods From Different Countries During Olympics

Peking Duck special offered at Brooksby Village highlighting Chinese cuisine.
Peking Duck special offered at Brooksby Village highlighting Chinese cuisine.

Peabody, MA -- While the Olympics have been taking place, people who live at Brooksby Village have been enjoying different cuisines from around the world every night. 

“To celebrate the Olympics, we are offering a special meal every evening in all of our restaurants highlighting  a different country,” said Charleen Archambault, Director of Dining Services, Brooksby Village.  “We have offered cuisine from Canada, Mexico, France and China. We also featured  Iceland with a monkfish stew, Portugal with a Portuguese stew with calamari and chorizo sausage, Serbia where we featured a dessert called Tulambe, a sweet dough that is traditionally fried and soaked in a simple syrup overnight and drizzled with chocolate and Finland where smoked salmon tartrate over warm spinach salad with a pancetta vinaigrette.”

All of the restaurants right now at Brooksby Village are also surrounded by flags from around the world.  

About Brooksby Village: Brooksby Village is one of 16 continuing care retirement communities developed and managed by Erickson Living.   The scenic 90 acre campus is located in Peabody, MA and is home to more than 1,900 residents.  Brooksby Village is a perfect Boston area retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.

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